Hyundai Starex for sale in Myanmar
The Starex is a 4-door van produced by Korean vehicle manufacturer Hyundai. Its good handling, powerful engine and numerous seating configurations have made it one of the country’s top van models.
Apart from being used for commercial purpooses, the Starex can accommodate 10 to 12 people depending on trim level, making it a favorite among large families. Hyundai first released this model in 1997. This product line has been known by many other names in different countries such as the Hyundai Satellite.
Why should you buy a Hyundai Starex?
Performance and engine specs
The Starex has two engine models, both are 2.5 liter diesel engines. The Turbo Diesel Intercooler (TCI) Single Overhead Camshaft (SOHC) 8-valve engine produces 99 horsepower and 226 Nm of torque, while the Double Overhead Camshaft (DOHC) with common rail fuel system (CRDi) has a Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VGT) technology sporting 168 horsepower and 392 Nm of torque.
Both engines have an acceleration of 0-100 kph in 12 to 17 seconds and a fuel consumption of 8.5 to 10 km/L in highway conditions.
Design of the Starex
The Hyundai Starex has a body-on-frame construction with a MacPherson front suspension and a rigid axle coil spring in its rear (for most variants such as the VGT Gold). The van’s exterior has equipment such as 16-inch alloy wheels, flush-fitting side windows, tilting doors, and fog lamps in the lower section of the front bumper.
The Starex has always been known for its versatile room cabin characterized by a customizable seating arrangement. It has power windows, cabin lamp (with 6 ambient colors), back seat tray, multi-switch panel and cup holders.
Impressive features of Hyundai Starex
The Hyundai Starex currently has two trim levels: the GL trim is equipped with the TCI engine and the GLS has the CRDi engine. The product line also has two special editions: the Hyundai Starex Gold which has leather seats and an electronic stability program (ESP) and the Hyundai Starex with SS upgrade and ESP. Since its inception, the Starex has not changed much over the years. Hyundai, however, has made sure that it has just enough facelift and dimension tweaking and constantly releases updated variants.
Standard features for all variants include power steering, MacPherson suspension with coil spring suspension, alloy wheels, multiple airbags, cup holders, back seat tray, power window controls, and 16-inch alloy wheels. Despite its size, the Starex has an impressive 5.6 meter turning radius, making it one of the most maneuverable models in the van segment.
Price of Hyundai Starex at Motors Myanmar
Motors.com.mm has many used and second hand Hyundai Starex in its listings. These cars can be bought here from Lks 110 - 230, based on their mileage, general condition and year built. Below you can find average prices of Hyundai Starex cars according to current Motors.com.mm listings:
Overall impression about Hyundai Starex
This model’s engine provides raw power and the VGT technology makes it easier to steer and drive. It also is good value for money considering that most trim levels run on automatic, have reclining seats and other comfort-centered features. Its Grand Starex variant also has larger dimensions, enabling it to accommodate extra luggage.
Buyers are often confounded by the nature of the Starex- it can serve as a passenger van, but also as a commercial-purpose vehicle. Some owners have made this vehicle a roaming store with their products shown at the van’s rear. Its toughest competitor in the van segment are the Toyota HiAce.
In general, buyers will certainly prefer the Hyundai Starex for its:
- Competitive price
- Extended room cabin and leg room
- Power features
- Comfort-centered equipments
Check out Hyundai Grand Starex for sale in Myanmar at Motors.com.mm