Tarun Garg, director, sales and marketing, Hyundai Motor India, said, “Absolutely. We have already announced that Hyundai is going to take a quantum leap in terms of connectivity.” . We feel that today’s customer wants to connect and the level of connectivity is also constantly rising. If you talk about Creta, I think we have also given BlueLink a Just raised up, you look at its features. We have always believed this. At the Auto Expo we introduced the new Verna, Creta, Tucson. And I think the i20 will definitely set Hyundai’s benchmark Will carry on the legacy. ”
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Hyundai India’s line-up currently has four cars that come with BlueLink technology – Venue (Venue), Verna (Verna), Creta (Creta) and Elantra (Elantra), while the soon-to-be-launched Tucson facelift (Tushon facelift) There will also be a connected SUV. In this way, the Next-Generation i20 will be the sixth car in India to get this technology.
what features will i20 get
Hyundai Venue (Hyundai Venue) offers 33 and Elantra (Elantra) 34 connected car features. The recently launched Verna facelift (Verna facelift) offers 45 features and the new-generation Creta (Creta) offers 50 features, including a voice command function to open / close the sunroof. Therefore, based on segment and price, the upcoming i20 is expected to get connected car features like Venue.
The new Hyundai i20 will come with three engine options. These include 1.2-liter petrol with 81.8bhp power, 1.5-liter diesel engine with 100bhp power and 1.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine with 100bhp power. A 6-speed manual gearbox will be standard with all three engines. There will also be options for AMT with 1.2-liter petrol and 7-speed DCT automatic gearbox with 1.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine.
The new Hyundai i20 will get a larger 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Apart from this, features such as Hyundai’s connected car technology BlueLink, Wireless Smartphone Charger, Ambient Lighting, Key-Lace Entry & Go and Bose Premium Sound System are also provided. The new car will also get LED DRLs, LED taillamps, rain sensing wipers, 16-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels and roof-integrated spoiler.
In terms of security, the new i20 will get brand new features. The car has features like 6-airbags, ABS, EBD, rear parking sensors and rear view camera.
The new-generation Hyundai i20 may launch in the Indian market in September. Its launch has been postponed in view of the corona virus epidemic. Earlier, the company had planned to launch this new car in June. However, the company has still not officially announced its launch date. The 2020 Hyundai i20 will compete with cars such as Maruti Baleno, Tata Altroz and Honda Jazz in the Indian market.
The new Hyundai i20 will get a new look, premium interior and new powertrain. Because of this, the price of the new car is expected to increase compared to the current model. Right now the price of i20 starts from 5.60 lakhs which goes up to Rs 9.41 lakhs. The new Hyundai i20 can be priced between Rs 6 lakh and Rs 10.50 lakh.