Bookings for the new Hyundai i20 officially commence for a token amount of Rs 21,000. The new model will lock horns with the Maruti Baleno and Tata Altroz
One of the most popular hatchbacks in India, the Hyundai i20 is all set to be launched in the new-gen avatar on November 5, in the country. Moreover, the official bookings for the new-gen i20 will commence from tomorrow i.e. October 28, against a sum of Rs. 21,000. One can make the booking either by visiting the dealership or via Hyundai's Click To Buy digital platform.
The new-gen Hyundai i20 will come in a total of eight colour options - 6 single-tone and 2 dual-tone. The single-tone colour options are - Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Fiery Red, Starry Night, and Metallic Copper. The dual-tone colour options, on the other hand, are - Polar White with Black Roof and Fiery Red with Black Roof.
The all-new Hyundai i20 is certainly sharper and more premium than the outgoing car. The front fascia of the hatchback gets a larger grille, sleeker headlamps and fog lamps while the rear end features triangular connected tail lamps.
Inside the cabin, the 2020 Hyundai i20 will carry a new minimalistic layout. The prominent interior features on the new i20 will comprise of a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system, a semi-digital instrument cluster, a flat-bottom steering, Bose sound system and a sunroof. Particularly, the company’s latest BlueLink connected car tech offered on the Venue will be seen with the new vehicle.
The new-gen Hyundai i20 will come with the same set of engines sourced from the Hyundai Venue sibling. That includes a 1.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine (120PS/ 172 Nm), a 1.2-litre NA petrol mill (83 PS/ 114 Nm) and a 1.5-litre diesel unit (100 PS/ 240 Nm). Transmission choices for the car will encompass a 5-speed MT (for the 1.2 petrol), a 6-speed MT (for the diesel) and a 6-speed MT/ 6-speed iMT/ 7-speed DCT (for the turbo-petrol unit).
The estimated prices of the new Hyundai i20 2020 will stand at around Rs 6 lakh mark (ex-showroom). Once launched, it will continue the fight with the likes of Maruti Baleno, Toyota Glanza, Tata Altroz, VW Polo and Honda Jazz in India.