Hyundai has managed to sell nearly 950,000 units of Hyundai Creta ever since its inception in 2015. Its popularity can be measured by the fact that it remained the top-selling SUV in the segment despite the entry of new models like the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara and the KIA Seltos.
The volumes in the Mid-size Segment are mainly driven by the Creta, Grand Vitara, and KIA Seltos. At Present, the Creta is sold in India in its second-generation avatar which was launched back in 2020. The Grand Vitara was introduced in the market in 2022. While KIA Seltos was in the market from 2019 and its facelift version of the vehicle was launched in July 2023.
The Grand Vitara was introduced at the end of September 2022. If we talk about the numbers. During the period, the domestic wholesale despatches of the Creta at 158,582 units, the grand Vitara at 106,284 units, and the Seltos at 95,944 units
Even after July 2023, when the updated Seltos entered the market, the Creta has effortlessly maintained the upper position Mid-SUV Segment. The competition for the second position remains between Grand Vitara and KIA Seltos.
Creta lovers must be happy after reading this.