Hyundai confirms that Palisade is the title of the brand new large crossover that may full the vary of automakers. The title shouldn’t be a shock, because it has been used for a while already because of a US trademark software earlier this yr. Though Hyundai says the title refers to "a sequence of coastal cliffs," it means that he had in thoughts a rich neighborhood in southern California known as the Pacific Palisades when he determined that he would name his newest crossover, which matches the mannequin of Hyundai and Kia. title the autos after the scene.
The Palisade for eight passengers will change the Santa Fe XL, which is basically a carryover of the three-row Santa Fe 2018 bought with the brand new Santa Fe 2019, smaller. The Santa Fe XL was too slender to supply snug seating for seven passengers and was struggling to compete with Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot, Toyota Highlander, Nissan Pathfinder, Mazda CX-9 and new autos equivalent to Volkswagen Atlas and Subaru Ascent.
We had been anticipating the palisade since Hyundai launched the HDC-2 Grandmaster SUV idea earlier this yr on the Busan Motor Present in South Korea.
The Palisade, designed primarily for North America attributable to its dimension, will make its world debut November 28 on the Los Angeles Auto Present. The Palisade is a counterpart of Kia Telluride, additionally an eight-passenger crossover.
Palisade is certainly one of two model new autos that Hyundai will add subsequent yr. Hyundai doesn’t say what’s the different new car. It shouldn’t be the Santa Cruz pickup truck. Though the producer determined to launch the mid-size way of life truck based mostly on the Santa Cruz automotive a number of years in the past, it was not a precedence with a lot product growth happening. Santa Cruz continues to be a piece in progress on the market in all probability in 2020.
Hyundai spent the final yr reorganizing its vary with the launch of 10 autos. Some have been utterly new, equivalent to Kona gasoline cell autos, Kona EV and Nexo. Some have been new generations, together with the Veloster and the brand new Veloster N, in addition to the Accent and Santa Fe. Face lifts got to the Elantra, Tucson and Sonata hybrids and plug-in hybrids.
The 2015 Hyundai Palisade goes on sale this summer time.
Hyundai Palisade prototypes proven beneath.
The post-2020 Hyundai picket fence has been confirmed because the title of the following three-row multi-sport manufacturing line that first appeared in Motor Development.