Hyundai Motors recently relaunched their popular hatchback Hyundai i20 enhanced with some amazing features, better fuel economy, superior mileage, stylish looks making its debut with the BS-IV norms. Along with these new features, there were two new variants namely Era and Sportz that would be on sales immediately. The price range for Hyundai i20 Era starts at Rs 451,816 while the Sportz would be priced at Rs 531,817, positioned somewhere between Magnum and Asta.
The all new relaunched Hyundai i20 would provide greater fuel-efficiency tuning to greater savings on the fuel-cost. To believe the fact, the ARAI (Automotive Research Association of India ), revealed that the new i20 petrol version (1.2 Kappa) has got the capacity to deliver a mileage of 18.15 kmpl while the diesel variant (1.4 CRDi) is capable to deliver a mileage of 21.93 kmpl. However, both the Petrol and the Diesel variants are complaint with the BS-IV norms.
To elaborate, the new Hyundai i20 comes upgraded with many interesting and attractive features. The diesel variant has 6-speed manual transmission gears. Apart from facilitating better efficient driving, the additional gear would help lower the rpm operation of the engine, leading to lesser wear and tear of the engine and a lower NVH (Noise, Vibration & Harshness). In addition to the sixth gear there would be an automatic gear prompt feature, that would indicate the driver for gear change.
Apart from the internal changes there are some cosmetic changes in the looks and styling as well. Right from the front grille to lavish interiors, the car is certainly going to cater the global trends. A Fully Automatic Temperature Control (FATC) system, in-built USB port, burglar alarm, steering wheel with audio remote, and passenger vanity mirror have also been added.
Hyundai certainly seems to be absolutely in tune with today's needs both in terms of styling and performance. On this merry occasion the company's top officials interacted with the media to exclaim their happiness on the Hyundai i20 launch. They mentioned that the latest innovations have been encapsulated keeping in mind the need of today's customer. The car is certainly going to set a benchmark amongst its contemporaries in terms of comfort, looks, performance and economy, affirmed the officials.