Hyundai Hexa Space MPV
The 2012 Auto Expo saw the launches of many MPV’s . The MPV is a segment that has been unexplored in the Indian market but now many are expected to come in. One such is Hyundai Motor Company, which held the world premiere of its concept, a multi-purpose vehicle called the Hyundai Hexa Space Concept at the Auto Expo 2012 in New Delhi. Hyundai Hexa Space Concept, codenamed HND-7, has the Hyundai's characteristic "Fluidic Sculpture" design language.
This concept has eight hexagonally shaped seats which fit very well in the cabin. The seats offer multiple configurations for seating - center seats fold flat for greater comfort, the second row folds flat, the back row folds flat for light-cargo use. In addition, seven seats fold flat for heavy hauling and all eight fold flat for camping. The center seat in the first two rows of Hyundai Hexa Space Concept is positioned slightly behind the seats on either side, allowing passengers to sit three-abreast without feeling cramped.
Getting in and out of Hexa Space is easy, thanks to its innovative door design. On the concept the interiorhas features like a touch-screen center console, a push-button shifter Despite the roomy interior, Hexa Space maintains a narrow overall width. The is a brilliantly packaged MPV.
This MPV is 4,300 mm long, 1,820 mm wide and 1,647 mm high. The wheelbase is 2,750 mm and runs on 19-inch tires. Hexa Space is powered by Hyundai's Kappa 1.2-liter turbo GDI engine, which is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission. We are expecting to have a production version of this MPV soon.