Hyundai Casper - Welcome Hyundai smallest SUV

Hyundai Casper – Welcome Hyundai smallest SUV

Hyundai Casper is going to be the smallest model from the Hyundai company as Hyundai is coming up with its best models in 2021-2022. Hyundai is working on several projects but this one is going to be so efficient and all-rounder for the Hyundai company. The upcoming SUV is a micro SUV by Hyundai and it will be coming up with a unique codename, the AX1 will be called Hyundai Casper. The upcoming months will see the production of the Hyundai Casper.

Hyundai Casper AX1
Hyundai Casper AX1(source:cartoq)

As of the news, the brand new model will make its debut first in Korea. And then it will be followed up by other markets like India and other countries. The Hyundai Casper is coming up with amazing features and powertrain which we’ll be discussing further in this post. As the upcoming model will set up new rivals so we’re going to discuss everything about the upcoming model and if you wanna know every single detail about it then make sure you read this post. Let’s get started and look out for the features offered by Hyundai motors.

Hyundai launch at Korea

As per the news, the upcoming model will be launched in Korea first. As the name registered as Casper for the smallest SUV.

Casper will be the name of the AX1 micro-SUV. As the name launches unofficially it will be named only for the Korean market. As per the report Hyundai always comes up with unique names for its cars as the Verna from Hyundai is called Solaris or even Accent in some nations whereas the Creta is called ix25 in some countries. As of now the name for the market is not officially declared but the Casper (AX1) could have different marketing names which will be decided by Hyundai motors.

As of the news, the upcoming model will be presented in series and the production will take place in Korea. This SUV is going to be on sale in Korea as well as the Launch from the reports is expected to be in September. As we talk about the launch of Hyundai Casper in India, after Korea the Indian market will be the second place for the upcoming micro SUV.

What’s new in the powertrain?

Hyundai rolls up the best models and tries to serve the best to its customers as continuing the best Casper will be coming up with a 1.2-litre, four-cylinder naturally aspirated engine as in the Grand i10 Nios. As it will produce 83bhp and 114 Nm of torque. And as the Casper will be with other variants, they’ll be 1.1-litre, with a three-cylinder petrol engine. As the details related to its powertrain are not revealed by the company, it will play a vital role in the performance.

To make it more Affordable for the Hyundai customers, the other variants will be offered with a 1.0-litre turbo-petrol unit, making its way through Casper in some of the markets.

Hyundai Casper features and functions

As the details from the spy shots take us to the conclusion that the model will be reflecting a boxy look and you’ll find out quirky bits on the exterior like rounded off edges with a flat Bonnet and it will be coming up with round circular headlamps and daytime lamps which will be set up on the bumper. The tail lamp will be at the back and will continue the model’s quirky design.

The LED bits are quite similar to the premium model Alcazar and the micro SUV is coming up with a triangular pattern. With a unique design of tail lamps, the circular design will be the same as the front looks and it will be positioned on the rear bumpers. There will be essentials offered by Hyundai motors and the car is going to be much more amazing than it looks.

Hyundai Casper exterior, interior and styling

Hyundai AX1
Hyundai AX1(source:cartoq)

Hyundai motors always come up with unique designs and amazing features. The Casper is going to be the smallest car from Hyundai as it will be based on Hyundai’s K1 compact car platform that also underpins the Grand i10 Nios and the Santro in our market.

The Hyundai Casper will be a 5 seater car and it will equip top-spec variants with a touchscreen infotainment display system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. The steering wheel will be offered with mounted controls and Along with that, you get a semi-digital instrument cluster.

As we talk about its exterior and interior as of the spy shots the car gives you a boxy and organised look whereas it looks like a technology-driven futuristic electric car. The reports tell us the Casper will be 3,595mm long, 1,595mm wide and 1,575mm high which results in the car being shorter and narrower but it will also be quite taller than the smallest expectations. As we’re looking forward to knowing more about the car, we’ll soon get further details.

Rivals and Launch in India

As of the reports, the Hyundai Casper will rival the upcoming model from the Tata HBX micro-SUV. As there are other competitors to make it work and models like the Maruti Suzuki Ignis and the Mahindra KUV100 will be a competitor. The price of the Hyundai Casper is not revealed yet but we can expect it between 5 to 8 lakh. News reveals that Hyundai is planning up an electrified version of the car which will be light of the day in upcoming years.


The upcoming model will be one of the best models for small families and the Casper will be soon launched in India. So here in this post, we’ve mentioned every single detail about the AX1 Hyundai Casper. We hope you received valuable information.