Euro 5 ready 1.0 Kappa engine in Hyundai Eon Magna+
Hyundai Eon 1.0 Kappa engine is available in Magna+ variant at an ex-showroom price (New Delhi) of Rs. 383,130. Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has introduced an advanced 1.0 Litre Kappa engine for the new 1.0 Litre Eon, alongside the 0.8 litre Eon. Euro 5 ready 1.0 Litre Kappa petrol engine is equipped with Dual VTVT tech.
The three-cylinder engine delivers max power of 69PS@6,200 rpm and peak torque at 9.6 kgm at 3500 rpm. Less frequent gear shifting and high fuel efficiency of 20.3 Kmpl (ARAI Certified) is key for high engine performance, enhanced fuel efficiency and low emissions.
B S Seo, Managing Director and CEO, HMIL said, “Hyundai Eon has been a trendsetter of style, performance, design and finesse in its segment and has received good acceptability and appreciation from its customers. Hyundai consistently innovates to meet and exceed the demands of the customer and the 1.0 Litre Kappa engine now offered in Eon is an extension of our modern-premium brand philosophy and will delight our customers with unparalleled driving experience and further consolidate Hyundai’s position in the domestic market.”
All-aluminum 1.0 Litre Kappa engine makes for weight reduction with an aluminum head and block to return improved fuel economy. Noise, vibration & harshness level (NVH) reduction is attained through low friction timing chain. Piston cooling jets enable optimum piston temperature for efficient engine workingto result in better fuel economy and engine performance. Mated with 5-speed manual gearbox, smooth gear shifting and low noise gear design improve NVH.