New Hyundai i30 spied again in India – This time on video
Launched globally last year, the new i30 could be launched in India this year. Video - Hyundai i20 Fan Club.
Just like other Hyundai cars, the new i30 also carries the fluidic design language. Though compact in dimensions, the car has a seemingly wider appeal through deliberate desig. Hyundai i30 stands at a height of 4.67 ft, and at a length of 14.6 ft.
Spied on test in Chennai, near the company plant, it is not clear whether the car will be launched in India or not. It it does, it will sit above the i20 and below Creta in the company lineup. The car was showcased in India at the 2016 Auto Expo.
New Hyundai i30 measures 4300mm in length, 1780mm in width and 1470mm in height. It has a wheelbase of 2650mm. Boot space stands at 378 liters while with rear seats folded down, space is increased to 1316 liters. Exteriors are seen with a large grille with sharp headlights on either side. It also sports LED running lights, MacPherson strut susppension at the front and FlexSteer system.
Interiors receive a dashboard with silver accents while the top end model gets a panoramic sunroof, high-resolution TFT SuperVision instrument cluster and rain and light sensors. Driving modes include Comfort, Normal and Sport. Watch the car in the video below.
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Posted by Hyundai i20 Fan Club on Thursday, March 29, 2018
Internationally, the new Hyundai i30 is available in petrol and diesel engine option. These are in the form of 1.4 liter diesel engine in three configurations offering 90 PS, 110 PS and a 1.6 liter engine offering 128 PS power.
The petrol engine lineup includes a 1.4 liter engine offering 100 PS, a 1.6 liter engine offering 120 PS and 135 PS. Each of these engines is mated to 6 speed manual or 6 speed automatic transmission options.
Globally, Hyundai i30 competes with the likes of Volkswagen Golf and Ford Focus. In India, if launched, the new i30 will start a new segment of large hatchbacks.