2015 Hyundai ix20 MPV facelift officially revealed – Europe
To be produced from Hyundai’s European plant in Nošovice, Czech Republic, the 2015 Hyundai ix20 facelift receives a host of new exterior features and interior comforts. It will be presented with both petrol and diesel engine options.
2015 Hyundai ix20 compact MPV is seen with new projector headlights, LED tail lamps, a hexagonal grille and 16” and 17” alloy wheels. Interiors boast of an optional heated steering wheel, new audio system with iPod connectivity, integrated My Music with 1 GB storage and Bluetooth, USB and AUX connectivity. Safety features include a total of 6 airbags, ESP, ABS and EBD while the Hyundai ix20 is being offered in black and two tone beige coloured upholstery.
Hyundai ix20 facelift receives both petrol and diesel engine options. 1.4 and 1.6 liter petrol engines offer 90 hp and 125 hp peak power respectively and 137 Nm and 156 Nm peak torque while its 1.4 liter diesel engine is capable of 77 hp power or 90 hp power and 240 Nm and its 1.6 liter diesel engine is capable of 115 hp or 128 hp with both engines capable of 260 Nm peak torque. The engines are mated to either 6 speed automatic or 6 speed manual gearbox.
New Hyundai ix20 MPV appeals to a wide range of buyers in Europe where it will enter production in May 2015. India launch is not on the cards.