Hyundai Motor India displayed the HND-14 'Carlino' Concept at the 2016 Auto Expo. It exhibits the carmaker's vision for the future of compact urban mobility. Check out the pictures of the concept that previews the carmaker's upcoming new compact SUV.
Hyundai says, this compact utility vehicle concept presents a multi-functional solution for the next generation of car buyers.
Out of the many concepts from Hyundai's Design Centre in Namyang, South Korea, the HND-14 'Carlino' is the latest one. It illustrates the company's future design direction.
The HND-14 comes as a continuation of the carmaker's various conceptual studies. It sets its own trend with a fashionable and unique design that gives customers a glimpse of Hyundai Motor’s vision.
The unique design and stylish appearance of the concept car makes an urban statement and breaks conventions of design patterns.
It measures less than four metres in length and its compact size will make it a good prospect for first time car buyers looking for a stylish vehicle.
The production version will also carry over its multi-functional nature making it suitable to be driven on highways or even take it off-road.
Upfront, the unique headlamp design itself represents the fashionable and sporty features of the car. This is further accentuated by the LED fog lamps.
Similarly, the tail lamp also carries forward this design language. The utility vehicle overall depicts an evolution in Hyundai's design philosophy.
The HND-14 gets unique wheels with a five-spoke design. This pattern enhances its utilitarian appeal and meaty tyres elevate the SUV’s profile.
The muscular wheels arches, wide shoulder line and contributes to the look of the car showing versatility and adventure.
Hyundai says the car will be offered in different body colours and graphics mainly to suit a variety of lifestyles.
Pictures by Kapil Angane