Showcased at the ongoing Paris Motor Show, Hyundai RN30 Concept has been conceptualized, designed, and brought to life by Hyundai Motorsport, Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Center and Performance Development & High-Performance Vehicle Division.
The company has enumerated a few styling cues of the motorsport-inspired Hyundai RN30 Concept, a production version of which, the first high-performance Hyundai hatch under their new N branding, is expected to be launched next year. Once launched, it is expected to be christened as Hyundai i30 N.
As against the road worthy i30, Hyundai N Concept RN30 boasts of a wider body and track. It gets new flared and vented wheel arches, front splitter, futuristic lighting, lower suspension and high-performance technologies offering a boost in performance and greater driving pleasure.
The N Concept RN30 is powered by a 2.0 liter turbocharged, four-cylinder petrol engine. The engine is capable of generating 380 PS (374 hp) and 451 Nm which is transferred to all four wheels via a wet-type dual-clutch transmission (DCT) with paddle shifters.
See the image gallery below to see the concept in detail.