Exciting Launches Await in July: Kia Seltos Facelift, Maruti Suzuki Invicto, Hyundai Exter, and Harley-Davidson X440
July is set to be a busy month for several original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with the introduction of some intriguing vehicles. Kia India will unveil the facelifted version of its best-selling model, the Seltos, while Maruti Suzuki India is preparing to launch the Invicto. Hyundai Motor India is ready to showcase the Exter, and motorcycle enthusiasts can look forward to the debut of Hero-Harley and Bajaj-Triumph partnership motorcycles. Let’s delve into the details of these cars and bikes.
Kia Seltos Facelift The highly anticipated 2023 Kia Seltos facelift is scheduled to launch in India on July 4. Unofficial bookings for the updated model have already begun at select dealerships, requiring a token amount of Rs 25,000.
The Seltos facelift boasts redesigned LED headlights, DRLs, and taillights, along with revamped grille and bumpers. The cabin receives significant updates, including a new infotainment system, instrument cluster, and HVAC system with segment-first dual-zone climate control. Noteworthy additions are the panoramic sunroof and Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) with reportedly 16 features.
Maruti Suzuki Invicto On July 5, Maruti Suzuki will launch the Invicto, which is based on Toyota’s Innova Hycross MPV. This vehicle will serve as Maruti’s flagship model upon its release.
The Invicto showcases subtle exterior tweaks, such as a distinct grille, revamped front bumper, and new alloy wheels. The branding and badging are also unique.
Official bookings for the Invicto have commenced, requiring a token amount of Rs 25,000. Currently, Maruti is accepting bookings for a single variant—Maruti Invicto IE Strong Hybrid Alpha+ 2L CVT 7STR—and a single color—Nexa Blue (Celestial).
Hyundai Exter Hyundai will enter the micro-SUV segment with the Exter, its most affordable SUV positioned below the Venue. The Exter is scheduled to launch on July 10, challenging Tata Motors’ Punch.
The Exter boasts a range of features, including a parametric grille, projector headlamps, H-signature LED DRLs and taillamps, 8-inch HD touchscreen infotainment system, digital instrument cluster with a 4.2-inch colored TFT MID, automatic climate control, dashcam, cruise control, and a sunroof.
Harley-Davidson X440 Launching on July 3, the Harley-Davidson X440 is the most affordable motorcycle from the iconic brand. It is the first motorcycle to emerge from the partnership between Hero MotoCorp and Harley-Davidson.