Hyundai Motor India Ltd has rolled out the first batch of the i20 from its Sriperumbudur plant in Chennai for European markets. Europe is the biggest market for the largest car exporter of India. Hyundai ships out 50% of its exports to the European markets.
Hyundai i20 is a hatchback manufactured by Hyundai since 2008. The Hyundai i20 is known for its comfortable city driving, styling, features and competitive price. In 2012, Hyundai i20 got updated extensively in terms of styling and features. In 2014 second generation model has been launched known as Hyundai Elite i20. It has got extensive styling changes and features with improved dynamics. Powering the Hyundai Elite i20 is a 1.4-litre CRDi diesel engine that produces 90 BHP of power and 224 Nm of torque, mated to a 6-speed manual transmission that returns 22.54 km/l of fuel consumption. The petrol Hyundai Elite i20 is powered by the 1.2-litre Kappa mated to 5-speed manual transmission. The Hyundai Elite i20 is priced between Rs. 4.90 to 7.67 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi).
Hyundai showcased the i20 at the Paris Motor Show. The i20 is expected to be launched in India in November. Checkout the photo gallery after the jump.
Hyundai’s latest hatch, the i20 was premiered at the Paris Motor Show yesterday. Here is its first video preview.
We spoke about the specs of the i20 and posted some exterior pics of the i20 here. Autobild seems to have checked out the i20 in person at the Paris Motor Show. Yes, the Paris Motor Show starts on 2nd but i guess they got to checkout the supermini before that. The interiors of the … Read More
Hyundai decided to release a new set of images and further details on its new i20 supermini. At the Paris Show Hyundai will show a five door model but according to Hyundai, a sportier three door i20 version will debut in January 2009 for the European markets. Based on an all new platfortm with a … Read More
The Powertrain R&D Center of Hyundai Motor Company has completed development of a new, more fuel efficient and cleaner diesel engine for compact passenger vehicles (C-segment and below). Displacing 1,582-cc, the U2 is an inline four cylinder engine which utilizes second generation common rail diesel injection system.