At the Shanghai Motor Show in 2017 was the premiere of the new Hyundai ix35 II generation, which, however, is developed exclusively for the Chinese market, so that the question of the sale of this model in other markets is not.
If to replace the once very popular Hyundai ix35 arrived Tucson, in China, both models were sold simultaneously. And now it is time for a change of generation, which brought the SUV to a new design and more contemporary toppings.
If the front Hyundai ix35 2018 in a new body similar to other South Korean car brand (here the characteristic radiator grille and optics), then in the rest of the difference was quite noticeable. That there are massive swollen wheel arches, rear bumper and brutal vertical rear pillars, reminiscent of a similar decision on the SUV Chevrolet TrailBlazer.
Salon SUV so far kept secret, but it is known that the car has laid down the foundation modernized chassis of its predecessor, where the rear suspension was replaced by from junior Hyundai ix25, which is known to us as a Creta. Overall vehicle dimensions remain almost the same: the length is 4434 mm (+ 25), the width – 1 850 (+ 30).
As to new powertrain Hyundai ix25 2018 China proposed two petrol engine – 1.4 liter turbocharged unit T-GDI and 2.0 liter aspirated. Both are combined in a pair with a 7-band robotized transmission DCT dual clutch. Power is not yet known, but according to preliminary data, it is equal to 140 and 160 hp crossover sales in China will begin in the second half of 2017, the price of no information.