2015 Hyundai Elite i20 launches in India on August 11. This upcoming model from the Hyundai India stables has elicited a great amount of enthusiasm among buyer hopefuls. Spyshots have emerged which has added to their enthusiasm. Latest spy shots reveal lit interior lighting on dashboard, steering controls and instrument panel.
Hyundai India to launch one car every year in new segment: Elite i20 to be India’s most premium hatch
In a bid to increase their market share as against the leaders Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai India will launch at least one new car every year in a segment where they are not present currently. This plan came into effect this year with the launch of Grand i10 based sedan, Xcent earlier this year.
Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) reports domestic sales of 29,260 units in July 2014 over 25,965 units sold in July 2013 equating to 12.7% sales increase. Exports for the month stood at 18,750 units through July 2014.
Hyundai India, country’s second largest car maker has announced the launch of new i20 on 11th August. In anticipation, the South Korean brand has now revealed a teaser video revealing an action packed sequence which ends with a message – Compromise Ends on 11th August.
As Hyundai India prepares for new gen i20 launch, as expected, current model is slowly and surely becoming unavailable at dealerships here. What can be termed as stock clearance now entails a discount of Rs 19,000 on top end Hyundai i20 Asta diesel, and Rs 22,000 on petrol Asta.
Hyundai India has already confirmed that they are bringing a new premium hatchback to India, which will be placed above the existing i20. It was earlier thought that this car is going to be i30, but that is not the case.
Hyundai Motor India has issued a voluntarily recall to replace Santa Fe’s Stop Lamp Switch for the model year 2011. This is to protect cars against a potential malfunction, and there’s no cost consideration for customers. Hyundai India is voluntarily recalling 2437 Santa Fe SUV’s of the 2011 model year in India for the manufacturing period 26 June 2011 â 26 September 2013. Affected owners will be notified in a phased manner.
Hyundai’s Indian counterpartÂ HMIL is a fully owned subsidiary of the South Korean automobile major. Hyundai Motor India Limited currently manages nine plants in surrounding countries (including India’s own Chennai plant). Now the parent company expects HMIL to govern more plants located worldwide. For starters, some European facilities may fall in the list.