These are the top 4 upcoming full-size SUVs that are launching in 2024 in India
The Indian automotive market is witnessing a surge in the popularity of SUVs, with full-size 7-seater SUVs becoming particularly sought after. These SUVs offer versatility for various driving needs regardless of the road conditions and present a better value for the price. SUVs offer a better stance due to their high riding position and can accommodate up to 7 passengers. Here’s a sneak peek into the upcoming full-size SUVs in this segment, promising a blend of advanced features and powerful performance.
|New-Gen Skoda Kodiaq
|Rs. 40 Lakh
|MG Gloster Facelift
|Rs. 38 Lakh
|New Volkswagen Tiguan
|Rs. 37 Lakh
|Toyota Fortuner Hybrid
|Rs. 42 Lakh
1. New-Gen Skoda Kodiaq
The 2024 Kodiaq made its international debut in October 2023. Based on the MQB-EVO platform, the new Kodiaq showcases increased dimensions and a distinctive stance. India’s launch is projected by the end of 2024 and likely through the CBU route. The new Kodiaq will offer a ton of features and a familiar 2.0-litre petrol engine for the Indian market. The full-size SUV will come at around Rs. 40 lakh (ex-showroom) in India.
2. MG Gloster Facelift
MG India is gearing up for the mid-life facelift of Gloster, with a debut expected next year. The Gloster’s exterior updates include new LED headlamps, tail lamps, refreshed bumpers, and a distinct front grille. MG’s GLoster facelift will continue to offer the familiar powertrain options: 2.0-litre turbo diesel and 2.0-litre twin-turbo diesel engines.
3. New Volkswagen Tiguan
The Third-generation Tiguan is set for an international launch next year. The new Tiguan will feature a significant design update with a revised front and rear along with a feature-rich cabin. Built on the new MQB-EVO platform, the SUV offers a range of engine options including mild hybrid petrol and turbo diesel. The 2024 Tiguan’s Indian debut is expected by late 2025 or early 2025, with sales through the CBU route.
4. New-Gen Toyota Fortuner
The new hybrid Fortuner will make its international debut in the coming year, and a potential Indian launch by 2025. Built on Toyota’s TNGA-F platform shared with Innova Hycross, the new Fortuner will offer enhanced technological features. The SUV will feature loads of tech features such as ADAS, a 360-degree parking camera, a panoramic sunroof, and a new 2.8-litre 1GD-FTV diesel engine with a mild hybrid system for improved fuel efficiency.
The SUV fever continues to grip the Indian automotive landscape, the imminent arrival of these full-size SUVs from Toyota, MG, Skoda, and Volkswagen promises a new era of advanced features, enhanced performance, and stylish designs, catering to the preferences of SUV enthusiasts in the country.