Hyundai Creta Facelift: Safety Tech and ADAS Details

Hyundai Creta Facelift: Safety Tech and ADAS Details

The recently unveiled 2024 Hyundai Creta facelift brings not only cosmetic enhancements but also a slew of new equipment and safety features, elevating its appeal in the competitive SUV market. One of the most notable additions is the inclusion of advanced safety technology, known as 'SmartSense,' incorporating Level 2 Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS).

Cosmetic Changes and Features

The facelifted Creta's cosmetic modifications give it a renewed appearance that is more appealing and modern but the emphasis goes beyond looks to include several novel features that improve driving in general.

Advanced Safety Features (SmartSense)

The introduction of 'SmartSense' marks a significant step forward in safety technology for the 2024 Creta. This advanced suite incorporates Level 2 ADAS which includes 19 adaptive features designed to assist and alert the driver in various scenarios. The underlying technology involves the use of one front camera and three radars (front and two rear corners) to enable these features.

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Hyundai Creta Facelift Interior

ADAS Features

  1. FCW (Front Collision Warning): Alerts the driver about an impending frontal collision.
  2. FCA - Car (Front Collision Assistance – Car): Assists in avoiding or mitigating a collision with a car in the front.
  3. FCA – Ped (Front Collision Assistance – Pedestrian): Offers collision assistance for potential pedestrian accidents.
  4. FCA – Cyc (Front Collision Assistance – Cyclist): Similar to pedestrian assistance, tailored for cyclist collision prevention.
  5. FCA – JT (Front Collision Assistance – Junction Turning): Helps prevent collisions during junction turns.
  6. LDW (Lane Departure Warning): Alerts the driver if the vehicle unintentionally departs from its lane.
  7. LKA (Lane Keeping Assist): Assists in keeping the vehicle within its lane.
  8. LFA (Lane Following Assist): Enhances lane-keeping capabilities by following the lane's curvature.
  9. HBA (High Beam Assist): Automatically adjusts the high beam based on oncoming traffic.
  10. Surround view monitor (SVM): Provides a comprehensive view of the vehicle's surroundings.
  11. DAW (Driver Attention Warning): Alerts the driver if signs of drowsiness or distraction are detected.
  12. SCC w/ S&G (Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go): Adaptive cruise control that can bring the car to a complete stop.
  13. BCW (Blind-Spot Collision Warning): Warns of vehicles in the blind spot during lane changes.
  14. BCA (Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist): Takes active measures to avoid collisions with vehicles in the blind spot.
  15. RCCW (Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning): Alerts the driver of approaching cross-traffic from the rear.
  16. RCCA (Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist): Active intervention to avoid collisions with rear cross-traffic.
  17. SEW (Safe Exit Warning): Warns if it's unsafe to open the doors due to approaching traffic.
  18. LVDA (Leading Vehicle Departure Alert): Alerts when the leading vehicle starts moving.
  19. Blind-spot view monitor (BVM): Offers a visual display of the blind spot.
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Hyundai Creta Facelift

Engine and Gearbox Specifications

The facelifted Hyundai Creta provides three engine options: a 1.5-litre naturally-aspirated petrol, a new 1.5-litre turbo petrol, and a 1.5-litre turbo diesel. These engines are paired with various transmission options including a six-speed manual, iMT, CVT, and a dual-clutch automatic catering to diverse preferences and driving needs.


The 2024 Hyundai Creta facelift not only raises the bar in terms of its visual appeal and features but also sets new standards in safety with the incorporation of advanced ADAS technology under the 'SmartSense' umbrella and these enhancements position the Creta as a compelling choice in the SUV segment addressing both style-conscious and safety-conscious consumers alike.