Hyundai Motor India Limited, the second largest automobile manufacturer in the country has announced the launch of iGen i20. This vehicle is available in 12 variants both in diesel and petrol ranges. The petrol range is priced from Rs.4,73,400 to Rs.6,65,894 while the diesel variants are available at prices of Rs.5,96,334 to Rs.7,44,013. There is also an automatic variant priced at Rs.7,67,405.
Managing Director and CEO, New i-Gen i20, Mr BS Seo had this to say, “The New i-Gen i20 is a bold new offering with stylish looks and a host of unique features. Our extensive surveys indicated that the customer is seeking hi-tech and innovative features, we have incorporated the research findings in the i-Gen i20 to offer a high value proposition.”
A 1.2 Kappa petrol engine and Dual VTVT mechanism delivers 84 ps peak power. Diesel engine of 1.4 U2 CRDi has 6 speed manual transmission and offers 90 ps power and 22.4 km-m of torque while the 1.4 Gamma automatic petrol engine offers 100 ps power and 13.9 kg-m torque.
Features of the new iGen i20 include rear parking camera, electro chromic mirror with anti glare vision specially during night driving, auto headlight control function, 6 airbags, rear disc brakes, rain sensing wipers. In its interior, tilt and telescopic steering, gear shift knob, electric adjustable folding and heated outside mirrors and state of the art audio system and Bluetooth connectivity and controls are also part of the sophisticated package from Hyundai. The vehicle offers enhanced and efficient mileage of 18.5 km per liter for their petrol variant while the diesel variant possess mileage capabilities of 21.9 km per liter and the automatic petrol variant delivers 15 km per liter.
Press Release: Hyundai Motor India Ltd, India’s largest passenger car exporter and second largest manufacturer announced the launch of its All New iGen i20 today. The i-Gen i20 is available in 12 variants. The Petrol variants range from Rs 473,400 to Rs 665,894, the diesel variants range from Rs 596,334 to Rs 744,013 and the automatic variant is priced at Rs767,405.
Speaking about the New i-Gen i20, Mr BS Seo, Managing Director and CEO said, ”The New i-Gen i20 is a bold new offering with stylish looks and a host of unique features. Our extensive surveys indicated that the customer is seeking hi-tech and innovative features, we have incorporated the research findings in the i-Gen i20 to offer a high value proposition.”
The i-Gen i20 now comes with a more powerful and refined 1.2 Kappa petrol engine with Dual VTVT mechanism which delivers 84 ps of peak power.
The advanced and hi-tech 1.4 U2 CRDi diesel comes with 6-speed manual transmission that delivers 90ps power and the best-in-class torque of 22.4 kg-m. The 1.4 Gamma automatic petrol delivers 100 ps power and 13.9 kg-m of torque.
A number of first- in-segment features are available in the i-Gen i20 like Rear Parking Camera with display in the cabin mirror, Electro Chromic Mirror which offers anti-glare vision during night time driving, Clean Air-Cluster ionizer for fresh air in the cabin, Auto Headlight Control Function (the lights turn on automatically when visibility drops), 6 Airbags, Rear Disc Brakes, Supervision Cluster and Rain Sensing Wipers..
It also offers host of premium features like: Smart Key with Push Button Start, One Touch Triple Turn Signal, Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel and Gear Shift Knob, Driver Seat Arm Rest, Electric Adjustable Folding and Heated Outside Mirrors, Tilt and Telescopic Steering, 60:40 Split Seat with cushion pop-up for optimum passenger and luggage space utilization, premium 2-DIN CD/MP3 Audio System with 4 speakers and 2 tweeters, USB, aux-in and Blue tooth connectivity along with Steering Mounted Audio and Bluetooth controls.
Style quotient of the new i-Gen i20 is enhanced by the High Gloss Front Grille, 8-Spoke sporty alloy wheels, Rear Spoiler with integrated Stop Lamp, Chrome outside door handles, and Turn Indicators on outside mirrors
Like all the other Hyundai cars in the Indian market, the new i-Gen i20 offers top priority to safety with features like: 6 Airbags, ABS, clutch lock system (to prevent accidental starts), smart pedal system (in the event of panic braking, the brake pedal overrides the accelerator), speed sensing auto door locking and impact sensing auto door unlocking (in the unfortunate event of a collision) and Reverse Parking Sensors..
Hyundai is synonymous with world-class safety and low emission cars. The i-Gen i20 offers increased fuel economy which translates into greater savings on fuel costs. According to the Automotive Research Association of India (ARAI), the i-Gen i20 petrol (1.2 Kappa Dual VTVT) delivers a mileage of 18.5 kmpl the diesel variant (1.4 CRDi) delivers a mileage of 21.9 kmpl and the automatic transmission variant (1.4 ltr petrol) delivers 15 kmpl which make it fuel-efficient and economical to drive.
Highlights (First in segment):
- · Rear view camera
- · Auto headlights control
- · Rain sensing wipers
- · Rear view Electro Chromic Mirror for convenient night driving
- · Six airbags
- · Rear disc brakes
- · Supervision cluster
- · Cluster ionizer
- · Driver seat armrest
- · Smart pedal system
- · Outside mirrors with heated functions
Designed for the ‘Uber Cool’ auto enthusiasts, the new variants of the all New i-Gen i20 will go up for sale immediately and the prices (ex-showroom, Delhi) as follows:
|Fuel||Variants||Ex-Showroom Delhi (Rs.)|
|Asta(O) with Sunroof||665,894|