SUVs have enticed the Indians tremendously for past some years. Coming to 2014, the demands of SUVs doesn’t seem to fall anytime. Jolted below are the upcoming SUVs in 2014. Being specific, the list is combined of niche as well as layman’s class.
Jeep is betting heavily for Indian market, and Wrangler will be its first model. To be competing a lot of niche compact SUVs, Wrangler to be priced expectedly at Rs. 20-25 lakh bracket.
Jeep Grand Cherokee:
Jeep Grand Cherokee will be a big cruiser taking on the niche with its true American accents. Range Rover and such would fall prey to its stride, being expectedly priced at Rs. 60-65 lakh bracket.
New Audi Q7:
Audi sold Q7 in whopping numbers on Indian shores. Four-ringed SUV went berserk with celebrities of Bollywood too, and everyone in the industry just wanted to go for a one for roaming in the tinsel town. Hence, a mild facelift will push the life of Audi SUV to some more years.
New BMW X5:
BMW engraved its feet deep in the context of sedans, but didn’t mark a remarkable opinion when being talked about SUVs. New X5 will boast that SUV hunger for BMW in India with bundle of gizmos addicted features and such.
New Hyundai Santa Fe:
Hyundai Santa Fe facelift is expected to rouge up the Hyundai sales in the market’s top-slack. Not much of technical changes, but only cosmetic changes may do its job blissfully for the Korean SUV. Price point expected to vary in between Rs. 20-22 lakh.
Mercedes-Benz GLA will compete the likes of BMW X1 and Audi Q3 which it’s A and B Class somewhere lacks to do so. However, adding another option in the starting-line of lineup will help to boost the volume of brand. Price to be expected at Rs. 25-30 lakh.
New Nissan X-Trail:
New Nissan X-Trail is said to pump-up the Nissan’s sales in up-market category layman’s segment. New face of flagship will do a better job than old one, which has remained the same quite for years. Prices to remain in between Rs. 22-25 lakh.
SsangYong Korando C is unveiled recently with a facelift, and that same is expected to be launched in India as well. LED treatments, luxurious interiors, and a bagful of comfort features on-board will tempt the audience with its competitive price tag.
Nissan Qashqai is one of the SUV which is sophisticated after being a good off-roader. Seven person seating capacity and a bulge of trims on-board to suit Indian audience will set Nissan for a goose bump of sales from one of the most lucrative segments at present.
Mahindra Scorpio Facelift:
Mahindra Scorpio facelift spy-shots appeared and confirmed it to be there in the making. Cosmetic changes are only expected, while technicalities may only be polished (slightly).
Renault Duster Facelift:
Renault Duster remained the best seller in SUV segment of India since launched. Added with a facelift will just boost the French’s punch over the rest. LED headlamps and new front grille marks prominence, while under hoods it is going to remain the same.
Renault Koleos Facelift:
Koleos facelift will see the changes on front grille and bumpers, on outside. While on inside the infotainment system will be all new, including some of the new tidbits here and there. Remarkable factor will be its spanking new brown paint shade.