New Hyundai Bayon SUV unveiled in Europe, will this car come to India?

The Bayon is a stylish new Hyundai SUV that is bigger than the Venue but smaller than the Creta. Bayon is available only in select markets.

New Hyundai Bayon SUV

Highlights

Hyundai has unveiled its new crossover SUV in the European market called 'Bayon'.

The size of the Bayon is larger than the Venue and smaller than the Creta. However, Hyundai Bayon looks smaller than both these cars due to its sporty look.

The design of its cabin seems to have been taken from the European model of the i20.

It will get features like 10.25-inch displays, semi-autonomous safety assist and connected car technology.

The Hyundai Bayon will feature a 1.0-litre turbo petrol engine with two tunings. It will also have the option of a 48-volt mild hybrid system.

Hyundai Motors has unveiled its new car 'Bayon' in Europe. The Hyundai Bayon is a crossover SUV that is larger than the Venue and smaller than the Creta.

New Hyundai Bayon SUV

The name of the crossover SUV is based on the popular French tourist town called Bayonne. The front profile of the Hyundai Bayon looks similar to the Kona SUV. It has a wide grille and split headlamps. On the front bumper, it has vertical air dams which integrate into the headlamp design. The vehicle looks sportier than the Venue and Creta. However, its height is not much. It has a ground clearance of 183 mm. The vehicle has 17-inch alloy wheels for riding.

On the rear side, there are lighting elements of the arrow shape on the tail lamps, which look completely different. Like the i20, this car has a gloss black element on the tailgate between the rear windscreen and body-coloured section. For a rugged look, the bumper is of the same colour as the cladding. This car has been unveiled in the new mangrove green exterior shade and optional black roof. The vehicle will also be available in eight other exterior colour options.

Here is the size comparison of Bayon and Hyundai's other compact SUVs:-

Hyundai Bayon Hyundai Venue Hyundai Creta
Length 4180 mm 3995 mm 4300 mm
Width 1775 mm 1770 mm 1790 mm
Height 1490 mm/1500 mm 1605 mm(with roof rails) 1635 mm (with roof rails)
Wheelbase 2580 mm 2500 mm 2610 mm

The Bayon car is larger than the Venue and smaller than the Creta. In terms of height, this car is smaller than both cars.

The cabin looks similar to the European model of the i20 hatchback. It has two 10.25-inch displays, one for the driver instrument cluster and the other for the central touchscreen infotainment system. Apart from this, an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment display has also been given in its lower variants. Hyundai's Bluelink connected car technology will also be given in it. It will also get wireless connectivity for Android Auto and Apple Carplay with only an 8-inch display.

New Hyundai Bayon SUV

The European model of this car will be given many advanced safety features, which Hyundai has named SmartSense. These will include Lane Following Assist, Forward Collision-Avoidance and Leading Vehicle Departure Alert.

The Bayon crossover car has a 1.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine of the Venue. However, it will be offered with two power tuning 100 Ps and 120 Ps. It will also get an optional 48-volt mild-hybrid version. For power transmission, it will get 6-speed iMT (Clutchless manual) and a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox. Its 48-volt mild-hybrid system will help deliver better mileage.

New Hyundai Bayon SUV

The Hyundai Bayon car will be limited to the European market only. At the same time, the Venue car is sold both in India and the USA. How do you like Bayon's styling compared to the Venue? Tell us in the comment section.

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