2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 – an exciting new crossover from Korea

The segment of compact crossovers is developing very rapidly, due to which many manufacturers rushing to introduce their players. For someone it turns out better, someone worse.

Korean compact crossover 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016 was first introduced in the form of the production version in China in August this year. And it showed in the spring as part of the Beijing Motor Show, but the momet only in the prototype format. Now the new fully finished, we had the Paris Motor Show. Talking about the European sales until early. The manufacturer is going to start to conquer this crossover market in China.

Production trends will joint venture between 2018-2019 Hyundai and Beijing company. It will be the smallest crossover among everyone who produces the Korean automaker.

By the way, for the production of this model we used the platform of the latest generation of the i20 hatchback. Despite the fact that the 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016 built on the front-wheel drive platform, it will be available and all-wheel drive.

But let’s talk about the technical component later. First, to study in detail the appearance, then look at the shop and get acquainted with a complete set, and put forward the available data on prices and the start of sales. And for dessert, leave the technical parameters.

Exterior

In principle, the feature is clearly apparent new philosophy of 2018-2019 Hyundai production car design. Look it up yourself in the photo and video materials, as well as make their own conclusions. You might have noticed in some way fulfill the last appearance of models. Here and in the 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 traced similar moments. In general, the car turned outwardly stern, somewhat straightforward, but still very dynamic and even sports.


New 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016 photo

The front part is decorated with stylish optics with LED strip daytime running lights. Large and bright trim grille is crowned with three large beams, clad in chrome. It blends perfectly with the air intake, which, in turn, is placed on the downright huge bumper with inserts and overlays of plastic. Fog lights have received a form of columns that perfectly complements the front of the machine.

2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016 photo Side

The profile can be traced not only to the dynamic and sporting character of the compact crossover, but the similarity with the car Kia Soul. This is not surprising, since both cars are built on the same platform. However, it is noticeable only in the frame of the windshield and roof line. The rest of the 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 is completely unique. This can be seen on the big convenient for the landing doors, high sills line, staid radius of the wheel arches, the lining of the unpainted plastic that can withstand contact with the stones, twigs and other objects encountered on the road.

2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016 pictures

The back part is made with a clear understanding of how to combine style and practicality. For the external component is responsible stylish optics with LED filling a large spoiler on the tailgate glass, and a powerful rear bumper, also received protection from unpainted plastic. But the practical side reveals a hundred percent correct because of the shape of the tailgate, which forms a high and wide aperture opening and provides access to a sufficiently large trunk with a low floor.

Speaking of the trunk. In the standard position, it allows you to accommodate 420 liters of cargo. But this is not the limit. If you omit the rear seat backrest, open space equal to 1100 liters.

Obviously, this car is designed to impose a competition to such cars as the Ford EkoSport , Reno Kapten and Volkswagen Taigun . The latter, however, is present only in the conceptual version.

A few words about the dimensions. They have Korean compact crossover following:

  • length – 4270 mm
  • width – 1780 millimeters
  • height – 1630 mm
  • wheelbase – 2590 mm
  • ground clearance – 185 mm.

Performance is quite crossover, so that we can say thank you to the company for its 2018-2019 Hyundai ah X 25 and a solid ground clearance, which is definitely a reason to make a choice to add it to his advantage.

Interior

It is safe to say that the interior of the car from Korea made on the conscience.

2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016 photo of the front seats

Comfortable front seats with lateral support and a comfortable fit ensure the necessary level of comfort, and a back row to accommodate three passengers.

Photo rear seats 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016

Maybe a place in the legs is not so much, but do not forget that this is a compact crossover, and require him to space, as in a limousine, hardly worth it.

Photo salon 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016

Pleasant appearance front panel, read hassle-free devices, convenient multi-function steering wheel, center console stylish, practical and elegant deflectors climate systems. This not only looks good, but is convenient to use the driver and front passenger. As they say, all in their places.

Equipment

Of course, because at the moment did not really know about the start of sales of the compact crossover 2018-2019 Hyundai ayiks25 in Russia, talking about bundling options early. Moreover, the Korean manufacturer still has not specified exactly which option it will include in the database, and which offer for a fee. We only know that the equipment will be rich.

We hope that this is so. Meanwhile, we present you with a list of equipment that will be offered for the compact crossover. We note that we can not say that because it would be the standard, and for which the buyer will have to pay extra separately:

  • instrument panel with a display of 3.5 inches
  • multimedia system with touch screen 7-inch
  • sound system
  • phone
  • navigation system
  • parktronic
  • climate control
  • on electric sunroof
  • heated steering wheel
  • heated front seats
  • two-tone trim
  • upholstery leather seats
  • Keyless Access Salon
  • motor start button
  • electric, heated and folding function for exterior mirrors
  • electric windows on all doors
  • six airbags
  • electric power steering
  • multifunction steering wheel, adjustable in depth and height
  • electric adjustment for the front seats.

Price

As we have said, on the information at least prices. We only know that immediately after the conclusion of the Paris Motor Show, the car 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 will be available for sale in China.

It is the market of China was chosen as the Korean manufacturer as a key and core. Of course, the novelty will arrive in Europe and in the US, and, of course, our domestic car owners in Russia. It must consist in the beginning or middle of next year. The exact date is not called.

As for the price, then today can be called only tags that are specific to the Chinese market. There for 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 asked from 140 to 170 million yuan. In order to make it easier to understand the cost, it will translate into rubles. The result is a 850 thousand to one million rubles. It may be that the Russian price will be slightly different from the Chinese, but not essential.

Specifications

We have already mentioned that as a platform for a compact crossover involved truck from front-i20 hatchback last generation. But that has not stopped engineers to provide all-wheel drive on the crossover. As a result, customers will be able to choose between front-wheel and all-wheel drive version of the 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25.

Photo new 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 2016

What is interesting, though all-wheel drive available as an option, it is still such a system as the VSM, ESP, and an assist for the start of the hill and controlling the brakes with steep slopes will be installed as standard. And it is said that in terms of equipment 2018-2019 Hyundai is not greedy.

If we talk directly about the power units, they will have two. They work in tandem with six-speed transmissions. In this case you can choose between automatic and mechanics.

  1. The role of the junior motor play four-cylinder unit volume of 1.6 liters. Its capacity is 125 horsepower, and torque – 155 Nm. Unfortunately, data on consumption and driving dynamics manufacturer decided not to voice.
  2. Senior motor – this is a more serious engine with a displacement of 2.0 liters and four cylinders. Its capacity is already 160 horsepower with a torque of 201 Nm. As in the case of a 125-horsepower engine, about the dynamics of the flow and no information.

Conclusion

2018-2019 Hyundai Company continues to follow its traditions. Moreover, both in design and in quality issues, equipping wealth. Many people choose just cars of this manufacturer, since it does not skimp on the equipment even standard. Hence the positive reviews of the owners 2018-2019 Hyundai models.

As for the specific 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25, then this compact crossover was pleasantly surprised by a solid, sporty appearance, interior comfort, and of course the equipment. It is obvious that when a competent marketing campaign, the novelty will face a serious success in the market. Including the Russian.