Hyundai has plopped a new 1.0 litre Kappa engine into its Eon hatchback to make it more peppy and fun to drive. We just drove the new Eon 1.0 L and the 0.8 L variant back to back to compare their drivability in city traffic.
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.
India accounts for 10% of 1.3 million road accident fatalities globally despite accounting for only 1% of the world’s vehicle population. That’s a staggering number, which will continue to grow, unless buyers are not made aware of the importance of safety features in cars.
Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL)reports domestic sales of 35,248 units and exports of 14,974 units with cumulative sales of 50,222 units for the month of April 2014 as compared to 56,953 vehicles in April 2013.
The Korean automaker’s new entry level hatchback Eon is now available with a more powerful engine. Hyundai Eon 1.0L has been launched in India. Hyundai has commenced dispatching the Eon 1.0L to dealers who on their part have already commenced bookings for a down payment of INR 10,000. With confirmed bookings, dealers have assured delivers in three weeks.
Ever since new 2104 Honda City was launched in the beginning of this year, sales have been so high up that all other competing cars in its segment (C2) were not able to touch City’s figures even when they are summed up. With much awaited diesel variant made available, more sedan fans are stepping into Honda’s outlets and returning home with a booking receipt.
Cheers prospective car buyers as you may save more than you hoped when you buy your car next year. Auto activities are increasingly expanding in India and to put a smile on both ends of the market, JSW Steel has set up a new steel plant to make High Grade Steel here in India.
Hyundai has started accepting bookings for their new 1.0 liter Eon, which is only available in one mid spec Magna variant. Deliveries are slated for early May and Hyundai has priced the Eon Magna at INR 3.85 lakhs ex showroom Mumbai.