Secret: Hyundai ix25 tests

Secret: Hyundai ix25 tests

The "EcoSport Hyundai" is coming. The ix25 will be based on the new generation i20 platform and will be presented in April during the Hall of Beijing. In the meantime, the prototypes run on testing in the snow, as shown in our act.

It was no accident that the brand chose this event to make your presentation. The ix25 will be produced in China as the result of a joint venture established with BAIC - Chinese laws require foreign firms to make partnerships with other sites to produce vehicles there.

Despite the camouflage, you can see that the ix25 will have more straight lines than other Hyundai models, especially in the design of the roof and windows. However, some elements typical of the brand will be preserved, like the hexagonal front grille with chrome bars, today a visual identity of the Koreans SUVs.

In China, he will face other compact SUVs, including the Ford EcoSport itself. If the SUV is sold in Europe, it will have competition from other models, including Nissan Juke, Renault Captur, Opel Mokka (the European version of the Chevrolet Tracker) and Peugeot 2008.

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