Motor India (HMIL) has showcased the Hyundai Alcazar, its upcoming 6 and 7
seater premium SUV at the picturesque Alila Fort, Bishangarh.
Alcazar will be powered by the 3rd Gen Nu 2.0 l petrol BS6 engine that produces
(159ps while the U2 1.5 l diesel BS6 engine produces 115ps. Both will be offered
with 6AT and 6MT transmission options.
3rd GenNu 2.0 l Petrol BS6 engine (6MT) offers acceleration of 0-100 kmph in
under 10 seconds. The 6-Speed Automatic Transmission offers superior
performance and fuel efficiency using a super flat torque converter that
reduces losses during acceleration. The superior fuel efficiency on 6AT is
delivered by application of ball bearings to reduce drag and optimising oil
U2 1.5 l diesel BS6 engine offers best in segment fuel efficiency with both 6MT
& 6AT.The final Gear Ratio (FGR) of 6-Speed Manual Transmission on U2 1.5 l
Diesel BS6 Engine has been optimised for superior performance. The 6 MT also
features superior shift quality using triple cone synchro and TGS (Transmission
Gear Shift) lever stopper.
vehicle offers premium ride-feel for all row occupants, featuring hydraulic
rebound stopper in front strut for better rebound control and a plush ride
experience. The drive mode selection features different steering effort mapping
for Eco, City and Sport modes. The Hyundai Alcazar has been tested on 15 drive tracks for
various road driving conditions and manufactured using 89 % Green Energy at
HMIL plant in Irungattukottai, Tamil Nadu.
full course of durability testing for the vehicle has been conducted with GVW
condition across hilly terrain, rural and highway roads in hot & dry
vehicle features an extensive application of 75.6 % Advanced and High-Strength
Steel (AHSS & HSS) and is being built in an Industry 4.0 enabled shop
floor. The underbody has been designed to absorb and disperse impact energy.
The ring structure design in engine room, B-pillar and D-pillar have increased rigidity
for enhanced handling and stability.
Stamping parts have been used for frontal crash energy flow and strengthened
connectivity for side impact strength. There has also been extensive use of human
engineering to ensure ‘Smartivity’ in new model development with 3D shop
environment analysis, equipment digital pre-assembly and robot offline program.
vehicle boasts of a 1st in segment 2nd row console armrest to provide premium
feel and enhanced comfort. It also has best in segment wheelbase and sliding seats
offer versatile leg room with seats designed for superior thigh and lateral
has a fine-tuned driveshaft damping to ensure acceleration noise linearity is
achieved. The Hyundai Alcazar features floor area structural adhesive and use
of foam in BIW to reduce structural booming that ensures a quiet and pleasant
experience in the cabin.
S Kim, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said, “With a deep rooted
understanding of our customer’s aspirations, our R&D Centre has invested
countless man hours to ensure every aspect of Hyundai ALCAZAR exudes
magnificence. And combined with our premium and superior manufacturing
capabilities& rich heritage of ‘Make in India’, we have crafted the perfect
masterpiece of grandeur. Hyundai ALCAZAR is well set to enter a new segment,
marking Hyundai’s genesis into uncharted territories. With bold new moves, we
are on a conquest of redefining benchmarks to exceed the aspirations of our
the idea of creating a 6 and 7 seater premium SUV that resonates the grandeur
and magnificence of palaces and castles, Hyundai began a new development
journey by forming the Alcazar Lab comprising of members across multiple teams and
functions. Hyundai Alcazar was conceptualised over myriad hours of research,
development, innovation and ideation. Crafted to epitomise manufacturing
magnificence - Hyundai Alcazar harmonises space, premiumness, performance,
convenience, safety and technology.
on Hyundai’s global design identity of Sensuous Sportiness, Hyundai Alcazar characterises
a unique design theme that is extraordinary among the ordinary. This 6 and 7
seater premium SUV exemplifies rugged elegance while, interiors of Hyundai Alcazar
feature a wing-surrounded architecture that personifies spaciousness, lavish
comfort and modern in-car experiences.
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