|Fuel Type||Engine Capacity||Transmission Type||Power||Torque||Fuel Efficiency|
|petrol||1197cc||Manual||83PS @ 6000RPM||115NM @ 4000RPM||19kmpl|
|petrol||1197cc||auto||83PS @ 6000RPM||115NM @ 4000RPM||19kmpl|
|diesel||1396cc||Manual||90PS @ 4000RPM||224NM @ 1500 - 2750RPM||22kmpl|
The Hyundai Elite i20 is a premium hatchback in Hyundai's portfolio. The company has recently launched an updated version of the car which receives subtle cosmetic upgrades and it continues to be powered by petrol and diesel motors which offer manual and automatic gearbox options.
The all-new Hyundai Elite i20 is not too different than its predecessor in terms of design. However, subtle changes help to differentiate the latest model, compared to its predecessor. Falling in line with other Hyundais, the car gets a cascade design high gloss grille up front. Illumination duties are taken care by projector headlamps with LED DRLs and fog lamps which are embedded into a blacked out insert.
The Hyundai Elite i20 rides on all-new, 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels. The car also gets electrically adjustable ORVM with integrated side indicators, along with chrome door handles. At the back, the rear section gets redesigned taillights, where the illumination pattern looks unique. The rear windscreen gets a wash-n-wipe function, defogger, and top-spec variants come attached with a sporty looking spoiler that gets an integrated stop light. In terms of dimension, the Hyundai Elite i20 is 3985 mm long, 1734 mm wide, 1505 mm height and it has a wheelbase of 2570 mm.
On the inside, the Hyundai Elite i20 is as feature rich as a car can be in its class and gets a dual-tone interior. Infotainment needs are handled by an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system which is Apple Car Play and Android Auto compliant. The driver can access the infotainment system with the help of steering mounted switches. The Hyundai Elite i20 offers practical amount of storage spaces which consists of bottle holders, side pockets and a cooled glovebox.
It also offers an adequate amount of legroom and headroom for all its occupants. The Automatic A/C works really great in cooling out the car's cabin in no time, with the help of rear A/C vents on a bright day. The Hyundai Active i20 gets a twin-pod instrument cluster which consists a tachometer on the left and a speedometer on the right. It also gets a small TFT display in the middle which provides information about the fuel, temperature, time and service warning.
The Hyundai i20 promises to be a safe car and comes fitted with safety features like driver, passenger and side curtain airbags, ABS with EBD for better braking, automatic headlamps, keyless entry, rear defogger with timer, rear parking sensors, rear parking camera, immobilizer and a clutch lock.
Under the hood, the Hyundai Elite i20 churns out power from a 1.2-litre petrol unit which develops 83 ps at 6000 rpm and 115 Nm at 6000 rpm. It comes paired either with a 5-speed manual or a automatic CVT. Diesel variants are powered by a 1.4-litre diesel mill, that produces 90 ps at 4000 rpm , 220 Nm between 1750 to 2500 rpm and all that is routed to the front wheels via a 6-speed manual gearbox.
Both motors powering the Hyundai Elite i20 are fuel-efficient motor and are rated for 17.19 Kmpl (petrol) and 21.19 Kmpl (diesel). In terms of performance, the diesel engine powered Elite i20 is the car to pick if you are a keen driver. The diesel engine is one of the most refined units out there, feels punchy and delivers great fuel economy. The petrol motor is peppy too and is a great choice if you will be mostly driving within the city.
Hyundai Elite i20 price starts from INR 5.43 Lakh to INR 9.24 Lakh.
The Hyundai Grand i10 was nothing short of a rude shock to the players in its segment. The Korean carmaker exhibited to the bunch comprising both Indian and international carmakers its stellar understanding of the market with a near-flawless product. The way the Grand i10 was brought to life took the expectations from the new-generation 2014 i20 or the Elite i20 to some really lofty levels. Upon its reveal, the Elite i20 divulged its Euro-centric inclinations – evident through its evolved take on exterior styling and a reinvigorated focus on sophisticated and understated, yet feature rich and comfortable interior.