Hyundai Launches Upgraded i20 Model with Added Safety Features

Japanese automaker Hyundai has unleashed the latest version of its popular car, the i20, aiming to compete head-to-head with the Maruti Baleno and Tata Altroz.

The revamped i20, released on September 8th, comes with a starting price tag of ₹6.99 lakh, challenging the Baleno’s pricing. However, please note that this is the ex-showroom price.

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New Power Under the Hood

The refreshed Hyundai i20 will exclusively feature a 1.2-liter Kappa petrol engine, generating an impressive 83 PS of power and 114.7 Nm of torque.

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The previously available turbo engine has been discontinued, leaving buyers with the petrol variant. The vehicle boasts a 5-speed manual transmission.

Safety Takes Center Stage

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Hyundai is elevating safety standards with the new i20. The car now comes equipped with six airbags as a standard feature, offering enhanced protection to occupants.

It also incorporates advanced safety technologies like Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), and Emergency Stop Signal (ESS).

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Additional safety perks include hill start assist, ISOFIX child seat anchors, and a driver rear view monitor.

A Fresh Exterior Makeover


Hyundai has given the i20 a facelift with noticeable exterior improvements.

Sharper styling accents adorn the bumpers, complemented by the addition of new LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs). The vehicle rides on stylish 16-inch alloy wheels.


Interior Refinements

Inside the Hyundai i20, you’ll discover a dual-tone interior with leatherette seats featuring the i20 branding.

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The vehicle also offers a glove box with cooling functionality, automatic temperature control, and a Type-C charger. The D-Cut steering wheel adds to the driving experience.

This update positions the Hyundai i20 as a formidable contender in the competitive hatchback market, ready to take on its rivals with its improved features and fresh design elements.

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