Elantra 2012-2015 CRDi Base Review
Hyundai India is here with its fifth generation Hyundai Elantra. The new Hyundai Elantra has so many things that are way better and alluring as compared to the older version. There are a lot of improvements that has been done in the new generation Elantra. The sedan has been launched in both diesel as well as petrol variants. The Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base is the base diesel variant of the freshly launched Elantra. The car has been blessed with a same 1.6Litre of CRDI diesel motor that churns out peak power of 126BHP along with 260Nm. the six speed manual transmission coupled with the engine assist the car in delivering a superb performance on road along with a good mileage figure of 22km per litre. The fluidic exteriors of the car steal the entire show. Hyundai opted for the same fluidic design philosophy with Hyundai Verna and it was successful. The same hopes are from 2012 Hyundai Elantra as well. The smooth contours with elegant design have made Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base quite attractive. The interiors of the car are no less and are loaded with numerous premium and comfort features. the safety features of the sedan are also impressive as it comes with airbags, anti lock braking system, electronic brake force distribution system, alloy wheels , good suspension system and remarkable braking system.
Hyundai India has left no room for errors in terms of design strategy for fifth generation Hyundai Elantra. The 2012 Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base is blessed with fluidic design that takes away the cake. The narrowed down nose along with edgy and sharp curves makes the body more trendy and stylish. The headlamps have been stretched out a bit and the grille has been made more attractive and neat. The rain sensing wipers on the windscreen are effective. The side profile of the Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base is charming that is accompanied by body colored door handles, body colored ORVMs incorporated with turn indicators. The sunroof is very elegant, while the rear end of the car has chic and curved tail lights. The fog lamps are present on the front and rear both. On the whole the exteriors of the 2012 Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base are close to perfect .
The interiors of the 2012 Hyundai Elantra Diesel base are extremely premium and lavish. The sedan has been blessed with dual toe trims with soft touch dashboard. The materials used in the sedan are of top-quality and make it fit for the D segment of the car market. Hyundai India has not taken this department of the car lightly and provided it with some amazing facilities. The ergonomically designed interiors has not only facilitated the driver in the driver, but also given utmost comfort to the passengers as well. The company has actually worked hard on the interiors of the car and has left no room for error.
The comfort level of the new Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base is top-notch. The car has been blessed with numerous comfort features. The central console has a cascading feel and has digital clock and external temperature display on it. The advanced audio system with AM/FM radio is placed beautifully . The air conditioning system is very effective and the AC controls are positioned just below the Audio system. However, the multi functional steering wheel appears to be a bit messy, but the being power assisted takes the handling of the car to a whole new level. The driver’s seat is 10-way electric adjustable, while the rear seat passengers have ample of legroom and headroom. These entire things make Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base totally comfortable and extremely premium. Work done by Hyundai India on this sedan variant is flawless.
Engine and performance
The engine department of the new Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base is close to perfect. The car is powered by 1.6 litre of CRDi diesel engine that is capable of churning out peak power of 126BHP at the rate 4000rpm along with 260Nm of maximum torque at the rate of 1900-2750rpm. The engine has been mated with six speed manual transmission that helps the car to deliver a great mileage of 22km per litre . The acceleration and pick up of the sedan is superb as well. The car doesn’t take up much time to reach the 100kmph mark and whooshes away with great speed. Overall, the performance delivered by 2012 Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base is exquisite. One will certainly get an awesome driving experience in the new Hyundai Elantra 2012.
Braking and Handling
On road, 2012 Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base is superb. The car has some amazing driving dynamics that makes it a perfect ride. The suspension system of the sedan is clear and makes the sedan an utterly comfortable ride even on the low speed. The suspension of the new Hyundai Elantra is way better than that of Hyundai Verna Fluidic. The traction control further helps the car in being the soft and smooth ride.
The safety department of 2012 Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base is well-equipped. The new Elantra comes with Anti Lock Braking system with Electronic stability program and electronic brake force distribution system . The car has impressive braking system as well that gives the driver complete control. The safety of the passengers is taken a notch higher with the presence of airbags. The car has airbags for the driver and front co-passenger that keeps them safe and secure in case of an accident or collision. The body of the 2012 Elantra has been made with utmost care and concern. in case of accident, the car body keeps the ability to absorb maximum force and keep the passengers safe and guarded.
Exclusive looks, premium interiors and good safety features are the high points of 2012 Hyundai Neo Fluidic Elantra CRDi base.
Less power churned out by the engine and high price.
Not Sure, Which car to buy?
Let us help you find the dream car