Hyundai Motors Staria: The new age MPV is here.
The Korean automotive manufacturer recently unveiled Hyundai Staria MPV. The new vehicle distinctly highlights an all-new design language with modern Interiors. In addition, the Staria utilizes a new inside-out design methodology from Hyundai. As a result, this MPV has the capability of transforming the mobility of the future.
Furthermore, The Staria has ample space for comfortable travel. The efficient use of space with flexible seating makes things easier. In addition, the seats have long sliding abilities. So, you can relax. This MPV also features the highest level of safety. Therefore, it is suitable for everyone. The Hyundai plans to focus this vehicle on a unique lineup and eco-friendly variants in the coming years.
In addition, Staria represents the shifting of consumer needs. Consumers are now more focusing on innovation, the purpose of the vehicle, and the in-car travel experiences. This MPV is along the lines of companies vision of progress for humanity.
Staria is one step forward in connecting people to the environment. So, we can get more out of our everyday lives. We can do more for ourselves in transit.Thomas Schemera, Executive vice president and Global chief marketing officer Hyundai Motor Co.
First of all, the Staria’s sleek looks take inspiration from the curve of light that illuminates the earth’s horizon at the sunrise when you view it from space. Hyundai Staria features horizontal daytime running lights and positioning lamps. They run across the width of the vehicle. The low set headlamps add to its beauty. Additionally, the wide and bold radiator grille has a unique pattern. All frontal parts have body color. Hence the front maximizes overall modern looks and style.
Furthermore, the Staria premium model features variant-specific tinted brass chrome treatment. The panoramic side windows and lower beltlines create openness. The spaciousness takes inspiration from Korea’s Hanok architecture. So, you feel like the outside scenes are part of the Interiors. The unique long-tail lamps at the rear have a parametric pixel lamp design. The lower rear bumpers make loading and unloading easier. Additionally, Staria is available in eight colors.
Mobility transformation & Hyundai Staria.
The Staria has a simple layout that highlights passenger comfort and driver’s convenience. The interiors take inspiration from the cruise ship. Hence, it delivers an open and unique atmosphere. The entire focus of interiors is mostly on providing roominess and flexibility to passengers.
In addition, the 10.25-inch display screen, center fascia with touch controls, and button-type electronic shift lever add to the convenience. The storage space available is ample in various locations in the dashboard. The seven-seater premium model features premium relaxation seats on a second row. These seats can recline electronically and have sliding capabilities. The relaxation mode reclines automatically to achieve a relaxed seating posture. As a result, it improves body balance and disperses the passenger’s weight. Additionally, even in this mode, adult passengers can sit comfortably in the third row.
Furthermore, in the nine-seat premium model, the second-row seats can swivel 180 degrees. So, second-row passengers can communicate with third-row passengers face-to-face. Such a setup is ideal for carrying out business meetings on the go. It is also suitable for families to enjoy the travel. Furthermore, the 64-color ambient mood lamp is available in Staria premium. These lights create a calm and soothing environment, improving the interior quality.
The ample legroom is among the best in the segment. We can push together all the seats and convert the cabin into cargo space. The full-flat mode to rear passenger seats creates ideal space for equipment. So, you can carry your camping tent or any other equipment you wish to take.
The Interior space and functionalities in Staria transform the in car travel experience. The space optimizes all the journeys keeping every one productive.SangYup Lee, Head of Global Hyundai Design.
Safety and Convenience
Hyundai Staria has the highest safety standards. All the seats come with a three-point seatbelt. You can also add six airbags for more protection. The vehicle also features blind-spot collision avoidance assist and forward collision avoidance assist. The MPV also features the world’s first wireless module seat belt reminder.
Furthermore, safe exit assist and rear occupant alert are also available in few markets. The Hyundai smart infotainment system features a wide-angle camera. This camera can show rear passengers to the driver and front passengers on display. Thus, you can monitor what’s going on in the back. Additionally, the driver and front passenger can communicate with rear passengers via unique speaker functions. The infotainment system offers Bose sound system. So, you can enjoy your music on the go.
Performance and Platform
Hyundai Staria has a staggering 3273mm wheelbase. Hence, innovative space utilization is possible. The overall length is 5253mm, and the width is 1997mm. The overall height of 1990mm makes the entry and exit easier. Hyundai designed the two and three-seater variants for business use. These variants offer max cargo space of 5000 liters.
Furthermore, Staria offers two engine options. The 2.2-liter VGT diesel engine and smart stream G6D||| 3.5-liter MPI petrol engine. The all-new diesel engine comes with a six-speed manual or eight-speed automatic transmission. The engine delivers 177PS of power and 44 kgF of torque. Besides, the turbocharger provides better low-speed torque performance.
In addition, the petrol engine comes with eight-speed automatic transmission. The engine delivers 272PS of power and 33.8 kgf of torque. The thermal management system in the engine provides more fuel efficiency. The integration of a roller swing arm also helps in improving fuel efficiency. Both the power trains come with low NVH. The power train also comes with a better shift sensation. As a result, you will get high torque performance and improvement in acceleration.
The multi-link suspension at the rear axle provides excellent driving comfort. Additionally, upright inclination angle and lever ratio contribute to an increase in ride comfort. The aerodynamic design of the upper body helps in reducing aerodynamic drag. Thus, you will get better fuel economy.
In conclusion, Hyundai Staria is a great overall package. The abundance and smart utilization of this space give functional interiors to passengers. This product is undoubtedly a benchmark in MPV’s.
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