The dimensions of the car are 3995mm x 1710mm x 1505mm with a wheelbase of 2525mm. The fuel tank capacity is 45l and the car is available in both petrol and diesel versions. There are 3 different engines of the car available : 1.2 Kappa petrol version which has configuration of 4 cyl 16 valves DOHC with dual VTVT with displacement of the 1197 cc, max power churned is 84/6000 ps/rpm and max torque is 11.6/4000 kgm/rpm having transmission of 5-speed manual; 1.4 U2 CRDi diesel version with configuration of 4 cyl 16 valves and valvetrain type as DOHC with displacement of 1396cc, max power of 90/4000 ps/rpm and max torque of 22.4/1500-2750 kgm/rpm with 6-speed manual transmission; 1.4 Gamma VTVT petrol with same configuration as its siblings but valvetrain of DOHC with VTVT, displacement same as U2, however max power and max torque figure vary a lot, which are 100/5500 ps/rpm and 13.9/4200 kgm/rpm respectively with 4-speed automatic transmission. So you can enjoy manual gear shifts or if you please you can rely on the automatic system.
There are 6 models of the car Era, Magna, Magna(O), Sportz, Asta and Asta(O). The front chrome Hyundai logo is sandwiched between black glossy grill giving a sporty look, the wraparound headlamps provide optimum illumination and 1st in segment fog lamps with day time running adding beauty to the vehicle, Electric ORVMs with turn indicators, chrome door handles, rear combination lamps increasing visibility and safety, rear washer and wiper and rear spoiler. The smart key allows keyless ignition and remote opening of boot and doors. Another major noticeable feature is the 8-spoke alloy wheels with 185mm wide tyres providing commanding grip of the road.
On the interiors also many amazing features are present to amaze you. The Push Button start /stop that start the engine on and off and Ist in segment supervision cluster with dual-colour (blue and white) illumination. Fully automatic temperature control provides uniform cooling inside the cabin. In the entertainment section there is 2-Din audio system with 4 speakers and 2 tweeters, USBs, AUX-In and iPod ports. The steering is tilt and telescopic enabled with audio and Bluetooth control on it. Tilt and one- touch open Electric sunroof lets fresh air and sunlight in giving pleasurable natural flavour to driving. The 1st in segment glovebox cooling and electro-chromic mirror that automatically reduces glare when light intrusion comes from the vehicle behind providing safe night driving. The MID(multi info display) panel shows trip distance, outside temperature, engine running time, time, calendar and current audio selection. Also the driver seat is height adjustable with armrest giving the driver comfortable seating.
Coming to safety there are loads of ‘1st in segment features’ namely the rain sensing wipers that start operating automatically when a sudden shower begins, reverse parking camera that displays the ‘behind scene’ on the electric chromic mirror coupled with rear parking sensors that creates a sound alert if the car comes close to an obstacle and with this parking is no more a hassle. A unique feature called the Smart pedal that overrides acceleration pedal during panic braking for providing safety in such a situation. Auto headlamp control that switch off and on automatically analyzing outside visibility conditions. There are 6 airbags to provide overall protection during an impact and 1st in segment ABS (Anti braking system) with EBD distributes brake pressure on all wheels preventing skidding and stability of the car.
The car is available in 6 colors and at an affordable price starting from Rs. 4.84 lacs. With many 1st in segment features especially for safety, the car certainly is miles ahead in competition. Meet your nearest Hyundai dealer to get best offers now!!
|Comparison of Hyundai i20|
|Comparison of Hyundai i20 variants|