5 Features of 2020 Hyundai Verna that Maruti Ciaz and Honda City Don't Have

by Jatin Chhibber | 31/03/2020
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2020 Hyundai Verna is priced between Rs 9.31 lakh to Rs 15.10 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and is available in three engine variants

Hyundai has finally launched the Verna facelift in the Indian market. It is priced between Rs 9.31 lakh to Rs 15.10 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and goes on to rival the likes of Maruti Ciaz, Honda City, VW Vento and Skoda Rapid. The new Verna facelift will come loaded with many segment-first convenience features. It may be noted that features and gadgets play an important role nowadays in seeking customer’s attention. Hyundai has a legacy of offering some interesting features to be one step ahead of its rivals. In terms of features, the 2020 Verna facelift is no different, and given below are the five features that the updated sedan gets over its competitors. 

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5 Features of 2020 Hyundai Verna that Maruti Ciaz and Honda City Don't Have

In terms of features, the 2020 Verna facelift is better kitted-out than both its archi rivals - Honda City and Maruti Ciaz

Digital instrument cluster - The new 2020 Hyundai Verna will employ a fully digital instrument cluster. The same unit is expected to be offered with new-gen i20. The new instrument cluster will display all the relevant information related to the vehicle like speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip meter, fuel gauge, range, service indicator and much more. 

BlueLink Connected Car Technology - Like Kia, MG and Tata, Hyundai will also offer connected car technology. None of these carmakers is offering a sedan in this segment, which means 2020 Hyundai Verna is the first car in its segment to features connected car technology. Hyundai’s BlueLink connected car tech will be offered with the updated sedan, which offers 45 features like voice command remote engine, air-con operation and much more.

Inside view of the car

Like other carmakers, Kia, MG and Tata, Hyundai will also offer connected car technology

Turbo-petrol Engine With DCT - Hyundai Verna is also a step ahead in its segment if we talk about the mechanical specs. Expect the regular 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engine, the sedan will also derive power from a more potent 1.0-litre, turbo-petrol unit, which puts out 120bhp and 172 Nm of torque. The transmission duties will be done by a 7-speed DCT. 

Diesel Engine - Carmaker’s like Maruti Suzuki, VW and Skoda has discontinued their diesel engine options. Moreover, Honda has not updated its ongoing City as per the BS6 norms. This means Hyundai Verna is the only car in its segment to derive power from a BS6 complaint oil-burner. The 1.5-litre diesel motor puts out power and torque outputs of 115bhp and 250 Nm. 

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Rear side look of the car

Hyundai Verna is the only car in its segment to derive power from a BS6-compliant oil-burner

Ventilated Seats - Just like the pre-facelift model, the 2020 Hyundai Verna will also feature front ventilated seats. No other sedan in the segment offers this feature of front ventilated seats at the moment. The upcoming new-gen Honda City will also employ a ventilated seat feature for the convenience of drive and co-driver.  

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