Hyundai Palisade flagship SUV for India goes on sale in Australia

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Hyundai Palisade is powered by a 3.8-liter V6 gasoline engine and a 2.2-liter diesel engine; both are mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission

Hyundai has finally introduced the Palisade flagship SUV to the Australian market and it is priced at AU $ 60,000 for the entry-level variant, AU $ 64,000 for the base diesel and goes up to AU $ 71,000 for the high-spec gasoline while the high-end diesel. The variant is priced at AU $ 75,000. The Palisade can be had in seven or eight seats according to the needs of the clients.

The base variant of the Hyundai Palisade features many premium equipment including a seven-inch TFT color screen, three-zone automatic climate control system, leather seat upholstery, a 10.25-inch horizontally-oriented touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity. with Hyundai’s BlueLink provision.

It also features Bluetooth connectivity, a satellite navigation system with live traffic updates, Infinity surround sound, and much more. The top-of-the-line Hyundai Palisade, on the other hand, includes features like a set of 20-inch alloy wheels, LED headlights, LED taillights, Nappa leather seat upholstery, perimeter view camera, and power liftgate, among others. characteristics.

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In addition, it also has a sunroof, heated and ventilated seats in the first and second row of seats, heated steering wheel, HUD, wireless charging facility, multifunctional steering wheel with mounted controls, etc. It should be noted that the flagship Hyundai Palisade SUV comes with a variety of driver assistance features, based on safety and convenience.

The safety package consists of technologies such as Lane Keeping Assist, Lane Following Assist, Rear Cross Traffic Collision Prevention, Blind Spot Collision Avoidance System, Forward Collision Prevention, Trailer Stability Assist, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Smart Stop / Go Cruise Control. , high beam assist and much more as standard on both variants.

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In Australia, the Hyundai Palisade is powered by a 3.8-liter V6 petrol engine that delivers a peak output of 295 hp and 355 Nm of peak torque, and is connected to an eight-speed automatic transmission that drives the front wheels. . The all-wheel drive configuration is limited to the 2.2-liter diesel unit, which develops 200 hp and 440 Nm as in the Carnival.

It is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission and is said to return 7.3 liters per 100km. Hyundai is said to be considering the Palisade for India and could launch it in the near future in a limited quantity taking advantage of the import of 2,500 units with free homologation per year for one brand.