Auto Expo 2018: Hyundai launches new Elite i20 at Rs5.34 lakh

Auto Expo 2018: Hyundai launches new Elite i20 at Rs5.34 lakh

The premium hatchback's prices start from Rs. 5.35 lakhs, undercutting those of the Maruti Baleno by about Rs. 12,000.

The petrol versions of the auto are priced between Rs 5.34 lakh and Rs 7.9 lakh while the diesel trims are tagged between Rs 6.73 lakh and Rs 9.15 lakh. Compared to the prices of the pre-facelift model, there's a small increase of about Rs. 5,000. The diesel variant price starts from Rs 6.37 lakh and goes up to 9.15 lakh. The Hyundai i20 continues with the 1.2-litre petrol engine with a five-speed manual transmission and 1.4-litre diesel engine with a six-speed manual transmission.

The 2018 Hyundai i20 facelift has the new diamond cut alloy wheels, and while the cabin is not changed a lot, some known differences from the previous version of the vehicle include a larger touchscreen panel as a part of the infotainment cluster.

Hyundai will no longer fit the i20 Elite with the larger, 1.4 liter petrol engine. A 6 speed manual gearbox is standard. In terms of stylistic changes, the new vehicle gets a slightly revised front end - with a new bumper and grille.

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The design of The New 2018 ELITE i20 follows an evolved Premium look, Sporty styling and a robust rear stance based on Hyundai Motor's advanced design philosophy.

Other new design features on the new 2018 Elite i20 for India include two-piece tail lamps that wrap around the rear end of the auto, a two-tone rear bumper and 16-inch alloy wheels.

In terms of features, the Elite i20 packs quite a punch. Apart from this, features like auto door lock, ABS and parking assist have also been provided in this. The new i20 comes with 6 different colour options along with three dual tone options.

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