The most awaited car of the year, the New Gen Hyundai i20 is finally launched in the Indian market in its 3rd generation avatar. The car now gets a host of new features along with new shades. So, read the full article to know more about it.
Like the earlier model, the New Gen i20 is also available in 4 different trims which include, Magna, Sports, Asta and Asta (O). And it also gets 3 engine options which include, 1.2-L petrol, 1.0-L turbo-petrol and 1.5-L diesel.
As its a premium hatchback from Hyundai, Hyundai always packs their cars with so many premium features, and this is not an exception for that. The New Gen i20 gets all the premium features like air purifier, Apple Car Play, Android Auto and it also get segment-first 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system*.
Safety-wise also this car really shine. Because it gets up-to 6 airbags, rear parking camera, electronic stability control, hill descent control and reverse camera with adaptive guidelines.
The car gets amazing features like Connected Car Tech, R16 diamond cut alloys, sleek dashboard design, blue ambient light. And it also gets class-leading cabin space, leg and thigh support.
The new car gets 311 litres of boot space, sunroof, 50 connected car features which includes map upgrades, voice commands, remote engine on and ac control, stolen car sensing and it also gets SOS to call support in case if you need any assistance.
The car also gets wireless charger, auto unfold Rear View Mirror, TFT multi information display, tire pressure monitoring system, turn by turn navigation, distance to empty, dual Bluetooth connectivity where 2 devices can connect to the car via Bluetooth and both can enjoy calls and media playback. The car gets Bose Premium 7 speaker audio system and the car is made in lightweight k platform.
• Polar White
• Typhoon Silver
• Titan Grey
• Fiery Red
• Starry Night
• Metallic Copper
The New Gen Hyundai i20 shares its engine with the Hyundai Venue which includes 1.2-L naturally aspirated petrol engine which produces 83 ps of maximum power and 114 Nm of maximum torque.. So it also gets 1.0-L turbo petrol unit which puts out 120 ps of maximum power and 172 Nm of maximum torque. And the last engine in the lineup is the 1.5-L diesel motor which puts out 100 ps of maximum power and 240 Nm of maximum torque.
In terms of the gearbox, you can choose the 1.2-L naturally aspirated petrol engine with either 5-speed manual or 5-speed CVT gearbox. The 1.5-L diesel motor is mated to a 6-speed manual transmission but there is no automatic gearbox on offer. And the last 1.0-L turbo petrol motor will be mated to 6-speed iMT and a 7-speed DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission).
So, the New Gen i20 with 1.0-L turbo petrol engine takes the crown of the most powerful premium hatchback from the Volkswagen Polo TSI. So, the new 4th Gen i20 with the 1.0-L turbo petrol engine, it can do 0-100 in just 9.9 sec. But if you want both power and mileage, then the diesel engine is there to serve you with up-to 25.5 kmpl of mileage.
Price and Warranty:
So the prices of the 4th Gen Hyundai i20 are introductory which is valid till 31st December.
Along with the car, the company is giving 5 years warranty, 3 years free service and 3 years blue link subscription also. And there are 50 different accessories available at the dealership.