Hyundai filed the title of Palisade earlier this 12 months and, as anticipated, the nickname might be awarded on its model new flagship crossover.
Revealed on the Los Angeles Auto Present on Nov. 28, the 2020 Palisade is called after a "wealthy and exquisite neighborhood of Southern California." Though the crossover doesn’t have an ocean view or terracotta roof, Hyundai says the high-end mannequin can have a "daring exterior that may entice consideration." The corporate additionally mentioned that prospects might anticipate a "sober theme exhibiting a transparent differentiation worthy of a featured SUV".
The Palisade might be for rising households and can characteristic a "spacious cargo space" in addition to seating for as much as eight folks. The corporate additionally mentioned the crossover would come with high-end supplies, intuitive applied sciences, and clever safety features.
Whereas Hyundai's press launch gave little particulars, earlier spying photographs confirmed the mannequin to be much like the HDC-2 Grandmaster idea, launched on the Busan auto present early within the 12 months . The stylistic particulars are hidden underneath the camouflage, however the palisade will embrace a distinguished grille paying homage to the Santa Fe.
Probably the most distinctive kinds of the crossover is its chrome window trim that tilts in direction of the C pillar. This characteristic takes the HDC-2 Grandmaster idea and may differentiate the fence from the competitors.
Little is understood in regards to the mannequin, however the Palisade can have a lot in widespread with the 2020 Kia Telluride, which is able to debut on the North American Worldwide Auto Present, at the start of the 12 months. Subsequent 12 months. Each fashions ought to run on the identical platform and Kia has already indicated that its model of the crossover is "a number of inches longer and wider" than the Sorento. The Telluride might be powered by a V6 engine and it may very well be the three.Three-liter V6 from Sorento that produces 290 hp (216 kW) and a torque of 341 Nm (252 lb-ft).
Regardless of the ultimate specs, the 2020 fence will go on sale in the US subsequent summer season.
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