Overview On Hyundai Elite i20
Hyundai has launched the 2018 Elite i20 at the Auto Expo 2018. Prices start from Rs 5.34 lakh and go upto Rs 7.90 lakh for the petrol variants and range betwen Rs 6.73 lakh and Rs 9.15 lakh (all prices are ex-showroom Delhi) for the diesel.
The car does not look significantly different from the last model but gets nice touches like the new Hyundai family grille that we’ve seen on the Verna and the Xcent along with LED DRLs placed low on the front bumper, new 16-inch alloy wheels and a cool set of LED tail lights. Also, with the the new rear bumper design, the number plate has moved up to the boot lid.
The 2018 Elite i20 carries forward the existing 83PS/114Nm 1.2-litre petrol with a 5-speed manual gearbox and the 90PS/220Nm 1.4-litre diesel mated to a 6-speed manual. The 100PS/132Nm 1.4-litre petrol has been discontinued, a CVT will be paired with the 1.2-litre engine instead and launched later in the year.
Hyundai Elite i20 Variants
Hyundai Elite i20 Highlights
Hyundai Motors India Limited has launched facelifted edition of its popular elite i20 Hatchback in India at a price of Rs 5.35-9.16 (ex-showroom, Delhi). In terms of changes, 2018 Elite i20 comes with black cascading grill flanked by mildly altered headlamps with LED DRLs while in profile and rear, there are new alloy wheels and the revised tail lamps respectively. Inside the cabin, the added features include large touchscreen infotainment system which comes with apple Carplay and Android Auto. Under the hood, there are 1.2- litre petrol (83PS/115Nm) and 1.4-liter diesel motor (90PS/220Nm), mated to 5-speed and 6- speed manual transmission respectively. Among the key Safety features, the top of the line Asta (O) variant of Elite i20 has got dual front, side and curtain airbags in addition to reverse camera parking system. In the Indian market, the new Elite i20 has got the likes of Maruti Baleno and Honda Jazz in its crosshairs.