New 2014 Hyundai Elite i20: Prices, Features & Variants Explained

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The new 2014 Hyundai Elite i20 has been launched and is now available at your friendly next door Hyundai showroom. To share our experience at the launch event, click here. In addition to that, we made an attempt to explain all the features in the new car through official images which you can browse through, here. 

Both Petrol and Diesel models will be available in four trims:

Era – Rs. 4.89 lah

Magna – Rs. 5.42 lakh

Sportz – 4.94 Lakh

Asta – 6.47 lakh

Diesel variants:

Era – 6.10 lakh

Magna – Rs. 6.62 lakh

Sportz – 7.13 lakh

Asta – Rs. 7.67 lakh

All prices, (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)

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So lets begin with the proportions of the new car:

  • Length: 3,985 mm
  • Width: 1,734 mm
  • Height: 1,505 mm
  • Wheelbase: 2,570 mm
  • Ground Clearance: 170 mm
  • Fuel Tank Capacity: 45 liters

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2014 Hyundai ELite i20 engines (1)

Two Engine options will be available, both mated to manual gearboxes:

  • Diesel: A 1396 cc, DOHC, CRDI, Diesel engine that develop 90 ps of power and 224 Nm of torque. Operates at a high pressure of 1800 bars and is capable of good low-end torque. Will boast of an ARAI rated 22.4 kmpl efficiency figure
  • Petrol: A 1197 cc, Dual VTVT, Kappa Petrol Engine which develops 83 ps of power and 117 Nm of torque. Boasts of an ARAI rated efficiency figure of 18.60 Kmpl
  • The Diesel version gets a 6-speed gearbox, while the Petrol motor is mated to a 5-speed Manual box. No auto option available at launch

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Suspension, Brakes and Rubber:

  • Front: McPherson strut with coil spring
  • Rear: Coupled torsion beam axle with coil spring, gas-filled shock absorbers
  • Disc setup at the front and drum brakes at the rear
  • Tubeless, 185/70 section rubber on 14″ Steel rims on the Era, Magna & Sportz variants; 195/55 section rubber on 16″, Diamond cut Alloys on the Sportz and Asta variants

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Features (Common on both Diesel & Petrol Models) Starting with the Base variant:



  • Central Locking on all four doors and the tail-gate
  • Smart Pedal
  • Day & Night Rear-view cabin mirror
  • Immobilizer
  • Dual horn

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  • Front Grille on the base variant features no chrome
  • Blacked-out B & C-pillars
  • Dual-tone rear bumpers
  • Full Wheel covers
  • Roof Antenna

Hyundai Elite i20 Steering Adaptive parking guidelines


  • 2-Tone Beige & Black interiors
  • Front & Rear Door Map Pockets
  • Front Passenger Seat Back Pocket
  • Metal Finish on inside door handles and parking lever tip
  • Adjustable Headrest on Front Seats
  • Integrated Headrests on rear seats

Hyundai Elite i20 Rear AC Vents_2014-Small

Instrument Panel & Center Fascia display

  • Blue interior illumination
  • Dual Trip-meter
  • Tachometer
  • Digital Clock
  • Warning & Indicators: Gear shift, Low fuel, Door & Tail-gate ajar, Immobilizer & Driver Seat-belt reminder

Hyundai Elite i20Front Interior Dashboard

Comfort & Convenience

  • Electric Power Steering
  • Dead Pedal
  • Passenger Vanity Mirror
  • Power Outlet
  • Ticket Holder
  • Central Roof lamp with theater dimming feature
  • Intermittent variable front wipers
  • Lane Change indicator
  • Manual Air-conditioning
  • Power windows are only available at the front with an illuminated driver side panel
  • Internally adjustable rear-view mirrors
  • Battery Saver

2014 Hyundai Elite i20 2 Din Audio with 1 GB memory


Over & above the features in the Era, the Magna scores on the below features;

  • Foldable Key
  • Follow-me-home headlamps
  • Chrome on front grille
  • Body coloured door mirrors and handles
  • Rear parcel tray
  • Sunglass holder
  • Front center console armrest with storage

Hyundai Elite i20 Front Console Armrest with Storage box

  • 2-Din integrated Radio + Mp3 player with 1GB internal memory, tweeters, Front & Rear Speakers, Aux & USB ports and Bluetooth connectivity
  • Steering mounted Audio & Bluetooth controls
  • Power Windows on all four doors
  • Rear AC vent
  • Front Map Lamp
  • Glove-box cooling

Hyundai Elite i20 Glove Box Cooling

  • Rear luggage lamp
  • Electrically adjustable Side View mirrors

Hyundai ELite i20 rear defogger


Over & above the features from the Era and the Magna, the Sportz variant will have additional features such as;

  • Driver-side airbag
  • Anti-lock braking system
  • Reverse parking sensors and Camera with ECM display
  • Front fog lamps
  • Electrochromic inside Rear-view mirror
  • Rear Defogger with timer
  • Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
  • Driver & Passenger side seat-belt Pre-tensioners
  • Turn indicators on door mirrors
  • Waistline black moulding

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  • Leather wrapped gear knob
  • Leather wrapped steering wheel
  • Height adjustable Driver seat
  • Addition of CD player in the Audio system
  • Fully Automatic Air-conditioning with Cluster ionizer

Hyundai Elite i20 Cluster Ionizer shown from AC vents

  • One touch Up/Down feature on the driver side window
  • Auto Folding ORVM’s
  • Tilt & Telescopic steering

Hyundai Elite i20 Interior Space

Sportz (O)

Over & above the features from the Era, Magna and the Sportz. The Sportz (O) variant will have additional features such as;

  • Smart Key
  • Clutch lock
  • Chrome finish on Outside Door handles
  • Diamond Cut Alloy Wheels
  • Push button Start/Stop feature

Hyundai ELite i20 Push Button Start Stop


The top-of-the-line, fully loaded Asta version will include the below features in addition to the ones mentioned above;

  • Passenger side airbag
  • Automatic Headlamps
  • Advanced Supervision Display with steering position reminder, service reminder, parking sensor display and auto unlock function
  • IC light adjustment (Rheostat)
  • Rear seats with 60:40 split
  • 2nd power outlet
  • Rear wiper and washer

Hyundai Elite i20Centre Console Storage


The Premium hatchback will be available in seven colour options:

  • Pristine Blue
  • Stardust
  • Red Passion
  • Midas Gold
  • Sleek Sliver
  • Mystic Blue
  • Polar White






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  • nitin says:

    Looks best in the class. Also with best (costliest) in the class price.
    Diesel seems better on paper – and will mostly be the case. The best part for me – good low end torque. Always found it to be an issue with i20 – especially in city. Hate to lower the gear.
    Good job Hyundai!