Though there isn’t any official announcement from Hyundai distributor in Asia – Hyundai Asia Resources, we can be sure that the facelifted Hyundai Grand Starex 2018 is already on sale with the price at P2,085,000. This information is confirmed by a dealer and also on Hyundai Philippines’ website.
Hyundai Grand Starex facelift witnesses noticeable styling changes.
Compared to its original, this restyled model has a more delicate grille with thinner strips, sweeping headlights and smaller rectangular foglights. In addition, signal lights are attached to its side mirrors while 17-inch alloy wheels are highlighted with bi-color design.
Hyundai Grand Starex 2018 facelift will apply 2.5L CRDi engine, associated with a 5-speed automatic transmission to produce max speed of 168 hp and peak torque of 441 Nm. Speaking of its interiors, this van will get more car-like cabin with hi-tech devices like 8-inch touchscreen infotainment equipped with navigation gadgets, 4-spoke steering wheel and restyled gear lever.
|Model||2017 SRP||2018 SRP||Difference|
|Hyundai Grand Starex 2.5 GL MT (Diesel)||₱1,378,000||₱1,395,000||₱17,000|
|Hyundai Grand Starex 2.5 CRDi GLS AT (with Swivel - facelifted)||N/A||₱2,085,000||N/A|
|Hyundai Grand Starex 2.5 CRDi GLS AT (with Swivel)||₱1,588,000||₱1,868,000||₱280,000|
|Hyundai Grand Starex 2.5 GL MT (Super Express)||₱1,418,000||₱1,445,000||₱27,000|
|Grand Starex 2.5 GL 5MT (18-Seater)||N/A||₱1,445,000||N/A|
Hyundai Grand Starex 2.5 GL MT (Seatless)
The facelift is priced at P2,085,000
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Know more about Hyundai Grand Starex 2023
The Hyundai Starex is a rear-wheel-drive, van available in the Philippines. It comes in a seatless cargo variant, an 18-seater variant, or 10-seater variant.
Locally, the Hyundai Starex has a total of nine different variants in the Philippines. The Hyundai Grand Starex Philippines price ranges from Php 1,248,000 to Php 2,938,000.
Under the hood, the Hyundai Starex uses a 2.5-liter diesel engine, or a 2.5-liter CRDi engine. The non-CRDi versions are capable of making up to 100 horsepower and 226 Nm of torque. The CRDi 2.5-liter mill meanwhile, can produce up to 170 horsepower and 441 Nm of torque.
All non-CRDi versions of the Starex uses a five-speed manual gearbox, while the CRDi versions come with a five-speed automatic transmission. All versions are rear-wheel-drive.
Size-wise, the Hyundai Starex is 5,125mm long, 1,920mm wide, and 1,925mm in height. It also has a wheelbase length of 3,200mm, and a ground clearance of 190mm.