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Hyundai EON launched at an introductory price of Rs. 2.69 lakhs

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Hyundai Motors has been pepped up off late awaiting the new Eon launch in the small car and hatchback segment in time for the approaching festive season.  At the global premier of the Hyundai Eon small car at the Kingdom of Dreams in Gurgaon, the car has been launched in the Indian car market for a price of Rs 2.69 lakhs. Indian car markets are in a festive mood and there has been an increased demand for cars specially in the small and lower priced segment.  According to connoisseurs, the Eon should have been be priced in the range of Rs.2,50,000 to Rs.2,75,000 and this is what would be attractive to customers looking for smaller vehicles.

According to Hyundai’s past performance this car too should be one of maximum quality, high performance and combined with attractive pricing should be quite a crowd puller.  The EON is bound to offer some stiff competition to both Maruti Alto and Zen in the small car category.

Hyundai Eon will have an 814cc petrol engine giving a 21.1 kmpl average as against Maruti Alto which has an average of only 19.3 kmpl. The Hyundai Eon compact hatchback exterior design upholds Hyundai’s new fluidic technology. You’re looking at a chrome finish front grille, taller tail lamps, fog lamps, wheel covers 6 variants. They are the Hyundai Eon D-Lite, D-Lite (O), Era, Magna, Magna (O) and Sportz. Five Color choices include  Red, Black, White,  Silver and Grey. The top end variant comes fitted with a driver airbag, music system, ac, central locking, power steering, and power windows.

Exteriors too are far superior to Maruti Alto.  Hyundai Eon will have more seating space as it is not only taller but even wider than Alto.  Bookings are already underway for an amount of Rs.25,000 and the company has already dispatched 7188 units to their various dealers.

Hyundai Eon is launched in 6 variants, D-Lite, D-Lite (O), Era, Magna, Magna (O) and Sportz with 5 choice of colors, White, Black, Red, Silver and Grey. The top end variant, will feature, music system, driver airbag, central locking, ac, power windows and power steering.

Exterior design is based on Hyundai’s new fluidic technology. Front grille with chrome finish, fog lamps, taller tail lamps, fog lamps, body colored door handles, wheel covers which gives a look that they are alloys.

Full Pricing (ex showroom Delhi)

D-lite : Rs 2.69 lakh
D-lite-o :  Rs 2.91 lakh
Eera : Rs. 3.11 lakh
Magna : Rs. 3.36 lakh
Magna-o : Rs. 3.46 lakh
Sportz : Rs. 3.71 lakh

Design and Styling of Hyundai Eon
– Fluidic design philosophy like new Hyundai Verna
– Chrome finish front grille
– Crystal clear front fog lamps
– Tall clear lens tail lamps looks very unique and modern
– Body-colored bumpers and door handles
– Stylish wheel covers, gives look of alloy wheels

Interiors and Comfort Features of Hyundai Eon
– Power steering and front power windows
– Manual air-conditioner system
– Factory fitted music system with USB port and AUX in
– Remote central locking
– Dual-tone shades for central console

Engine of Hyundai Eon
– Epsilon 814cc 3 cylinder petrol engine
– Expected maximum power of around 55 Bhp
– Expected maximum torque of around 76.5 Nm
– ARAI certified mileage of Hyundai Eon is 21.1 kmpl

Colors of Hyundai Eon
– Brilliant White
– Midnight Black
– Striking Silver
– Dark Grey
– Vibrant Red

 Safety Features of Hyundai Eon
– Drivers-side airbag

Variant-wise Features of Hyundai Eon
D-Lite Variant
– Immobilizer, Full size spare wheel, Single horn, Child safety rear door lock
– Inside rear view mirror-standard, Front and rear ELR seat belts, Rear centre static seat belt
– Hub cap, Driver side OSRVM (manually adjustable), Clear head, tail and side repeater lamps
– Integrated HMSL, Chrome rear emblems, Radiator grille (2 tone-black plus chrome)
– 2 tone beige and brown key colour, PVC gear knob and parking brake trim
– 2 spoke PU steering wheel, Tailgate finishing-plastic type, Door trims-“H” board type
– Quadrant cover for passenger ORVM, Assist grip-front (1), rear-2, B and C pillar trims
– Sunvisor- LH and RH, Semi cloth upholstery, Room lamp-front-glow type
– Windshield moulding, Speaker grille-front doors, Fuel lid and tailgate opening-remote cable type
– Front and rear fixed head rest, Heater with 4 speed blower, 2 speed front wiper and washer
– Clear all round glasses, Power outlet in front console, Cup holder in front console
– Floor console-STD with storage tray, Single folding bench rear seat
– Rear door armrest (half), Rear seat belt knuckle holder, Gear shift indicator
– Cluster assembly signals (speedometer, dual tripmeter, digital odometer, fuel, water pump, oil pressure, parking brake, battery charge, high beam, engine check lamp, immobilizer)

Eon D-Lite (O) Variant (in addition to the features of D-Lite)
– Manual AC

Eon Era Variant (in addition to the features of D-Lite (O))
– Body colour bumper, Body colour plus chrome radiator grille
– Metal finish centre fascia, Motor driven power steering
– All round tinted glasses, Front tinted windshield with shade, EPS indicator

Eon Magna Variant (in addition to the features of Eon Era)
– Full wheel cover, Steel wheel with black finish, Tilt steering
– Central locking (driver side), Passenger side OSRVM
– Moulded door trims, Front door map pockets (driver and co driver)
– Speaker grill-RR boot, Internally adjustable OSRVMS
– Front power windows, Micro roof antenna, Front door full size armrest

Eon Magna (O) Variant (in addition to the features of Magna)
– Audio (CD/MP3/FM/AM), USB and aux-in, 2 speakers only (front doors)
– Rear parcel tray

Eon Sportz Variant (in addition to the features of Magna (O))
– Driver airbag, Keyless entry, Front fog lamp-clear lens
– Body coloured door handles and OSRVM, 3 spoke aluminum finish steering wheel
– Metal finish inside door handle, Airbag warning signal on console