Hyundai participates in Live Drive Xpo-LDX to showcase Tucson NX4, Elantra CN7, and Creta
Cairo, Egypt – 23rd of September, 2021: Under the umbrella of GB Ghabbour Auto, a leader in the automotive sector in the Egyptian market, the Korean brand Hyundai was able to participate in the activities of the first edition of the Live Drive Xpo-LDX, which was held in Egypt from the 23rd to the 26th of September.
During this event, Hyundai proudly displayed its various models that are known for their high quality and suitability, and are designed to cater to different customer segments. These models include Tucson NX4, Elantra CN7, and Creta SU2, which were launched at competitive prices, so as to attend to all the consumer’s needs and preferences, hence proffer a unique driving experience with the latest technology and safety.
In this context, Kawthar Aboul Fotouh, Hyundai Brand Manager at GB Ghabbour Auto, stated: “Hyundai’s participation in the first edition of the Live Drive Xpo-LDX came as part of its belief in the importance of such exhibitions, in addition to their effective role in enriching the Egyptian market and enhancing competition, especially after the pandemic, which prevented the consumers to experience Hyundai’s latest models.”
She carried on by saying: “Today, we see a diverse selection of Egyptian and international companies in the automotive market all brought in one place. This allows the Egyptian consumer the opportunity to learn about the recent developments in the sector, the state-of-the-art technologies, the latest models, and the best offers of each brand, with the aim of enhancing the performance of the sector and the Egyptian economy as a whole.”
Adding to the aforementioned, Aboul Fotough explained that Hyundai has a deep-rooted experience in the Egyptian automotive market, and is currently pursuing an ambitious strategy to support the Egyptian economy, as well as enrich the automotive sector with all that is new and unique. She added that Hyundai’s models have always been well received by customers, which is positively reflected in its annual profits; whether locally or globally.
Additionally, she pointed out that Hyundai has partaken in the exhibition with three different models, each of which has high technology that provides its consumers with a unique driving experience, characterized by the latest safety and security, along with high-level luxury specifications.
Speaking of the previously mentioned models that Hyundai has displayed at the exhibition, the Hyundai NX4 Tucson was the first one. In fact, this specific model belongs to the SUV cars and comes in five categories namely; Smart, Smart Plus, Modern, Advanced, and Premium. It is equipped with a four-cylinder engine, a capacity of 1600 cc turbo generating 180 horsepower and a maximum torque of 265 NM/RPM, and connected to a 7-speed DCT.
Also, Hyundai has been able to successfully equip Tuscon NX4 with 6 airbags, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Hill Assist Control (HAC), Downhill Brake Control (DBC), auto hold function, and a set of equipment and luxuries such as a stabilizer, a speed limiter, a remote engine starter, a rear parking sensor, a front and rear view camera, and a 10.25” infotainment screen.
Meanwhile, Hyundai’s Elantra CN7 belongs to the sedan cars and comes in seven categories; Smart, Smart Safety, Smart Fun, Smart Plus, Modern, Advanced, and Premium. It is equipped with a four-cylinder engine, 1600 cc turbo generating 126 / 6,300 horsepower and a maximum torque of 155 / 4,850 NM/RPM, and connected to a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Not only that, Elantra comprises a wide range of entertainment and convenience features such as; 16” (205/55) and 17” (225/45) sport rims, a multifunction steering wheel, an 8” or 10.25” touch screen, the ability to choose the type of driving, and LED headlights. It is also equipped with an 8-speaker BOSE entertainment system.
As for the Hyundai Creta SUV, it comes in four categories; Smart, Smart Plus, Modern, and Advanced. It is also equipped with a four-cylinder engine, a capacity of 1500 cc, generating 113 / 6,300 horsepower and a maximum torque of 144 / 4,500 NM/RPM. The car comes with a set of specifications and safety means including; Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Hill Assist Control (HAC), dual front airbags, front fog lights, tire pressure monitoring system, auto hold function, and cruise control. It also has a various number of equipment most notably a panoramic sunroof, an FM/AM standard entertainment system with a 3.8” screen, as well as a touch infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
It is noteworthy that the Live Drive Xpo-LDX brings together many automotive manufacturers, distributors, banks, and insurance companies in one place. Moreover, this exhibition allows customers to try the distinctive car models, compare them to each other, then make the right decision prompted by the availability of many offers, banking facilities, and insurance services.