The Hyundai i20 is the present benchmark within the premium hatchback phase in India. Launched 10 years in the past, the Hyundai i20 has been the most effective promoting hatchbacks in current instances and offered over eight.5 lakh models since its launch in India. And now the premium hatch has crossed the 1.three million unit gross sales milestone globally. The Hyundai i20 globally has been accessible in numerous physique kinds, primarily a 2-door hatch and a Four-door hatch. In India, the automotive has been offered primarily within the Four-door hatch physique fashion with the final gen additionally provided in a 2-door hatch model for a really very restricted run.
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Commenting on the milestone, Vikas Jain, Assistant Vice President, Nationwide Gross sales, Hyundai Motor India stated, “We’re extraordinarily delighted with this unprecedented milestone that i20 fashions have achieved of 1.three Million world gross sales and have met the aspirations of Indian and International prospects. The i20 established the Premium Compact Phase and has been a stellar model that personifies Hyundai’s Fashionable Premium positioning. It has set new benchmarks within the Premium Compact phase and continues to dominate with its world class enchantment, efficiency and appears.”
The Hyundai i20 was first launched in India in 2008 as the primary technology after which was adopted up by the second technology in 2014. Hyundai launched the facelifted model of the i20 hatchback earlier this 12 months on the 2018 Indian Auto Expo. The second technology Hyundai i20 has been a really profitable automotive for the Koran automaker and sells over 10000 models constantly each month. The automotive has been well-liked on account of its attractiveness, spacious interiors and most significantly, its function packed cabin.
The Hyundai i20 will get a touchscreen infotainment system with in-built navigation together with Apple Carplay and Android Auto. The i20 additionally will get each petrol and diesel engines. The petrol is a 1.2-litre motor that will get 82 bhp and 115 Nm mated to a 5-speed guide gearbox. The diesel alternatively is the 1.Four-litre Four-cylinder engine that makes 89 bhp and 220 Nm. The gasoline economic system on the petrol is 19.eight kmpl whereas the diesel will get 22.5 kmpl.