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Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 Price in India – Review, Specifications

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 Review

The all new Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 version is launched at the official Hyundai event in India on August 11, 2014. Interior and exterior of the car reveled by the company through a sketch recently. It is  available in both petrol and diesel variants.

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 is said to be gets the front and rear styling based on the Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design theme.It is a perfect premium hatchback option for beginners. The  i20 is available on sale since 2008 in good numbers. 

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 Exterior

This is the next generation 2015 Hyundai i20 named as Elite i20. Hyundai Motor’s Design Centre Europe in Rüsselsheim, Germany designed the second generation of the hatchback. The design is sophisticated and distinctive design.

This is a good model from the company with  Hyundai’s fluidic design in India. This new model gets dark treatment for the C-Pillar, new hexagonal grille and a thin horizontal strip on front,  wrap-around rear window and taillights etc.

Over all it gets,  major styling makeover. The list of newly added options and features in exterior includes:-

  • New Fluidic v2.0 design theme 
  • Minimal resemblance to the old car
  • More than Premium car appeal 
  • Gets lot of European counterparts
  • Flared wheel arches
  • More modern and sportier looks
  • Front facia with Compact air intake & mesh design
  • Biggest grille with chrome surroundings
  • Headlamps with swept back design
  • Strong shoulder line & Silver door handles
  • Softly flared wheel arches
  • Blacked out B-pillar and C-pillar
  • Long wraparound tail lamps & big Hyundai logo

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Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 Interior

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015’s interiors looks rich and stylish with good options. All features of the old car retained in  interior in addition to new options. Centre console of the car is wide and gets attractive cool-blue back lighting. It is the same features as in the Grand i10 hatchback.

The interior features  dual-tone theme including a light-beige top and dark-brown bottom. There is a soft-touch material in a light shade over the dash for comfort. It gets 285 litres boot space. After the Polo ( 294 litres), this is the car which offers best in the segment boot space. 

Major interior features and options includes:-

  • Cabin with redesigned dashboard in beige-black combination
  • New  steering adaptive parking assist
  • Lane change indicator
  • In-built service reminder & Rear air-con vents
  • Three-spoke steering wheel
  • Integrated audio and Bluetooth controls
  • Height adjustable driver’s seat
  • 2-Din audio system with 1 GB internal memory
  • Climate control system & Cooled glovebox
  • Cruise control, reverse parking assist
  • Gear shift indicator & Electro-chromatic rear view mirror.

Top end models of Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 Asta gets, automatic headlights, rear wash and wipe, clutch lock and a second power outlet options. Hyundai India has officially opened the pre-bookings for the car.

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 top-end variant comes with attractive graphics and feature push-button start and advanced safety and comfort options. There is also dual 12V power sockets, button control on the steering wheel along with the Bluetooth telephony, audio, and multi-info display, USB socket options.

Available color options

  • Sleek Silver
  • Midas Gold
  • Pristine Blue
  • Stardust
  • Red Passion
  • Mystic Blue
  • Polar White

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Safety and Comfort Features

Hyundai Elite i20 base model offers Manual AC, power steering, power windows, central locking etc. While he top end models only gets Automatic Climate Control. Remote central locking, ABS, 2 airbags, alloys etc.

Brakes and Suspension: Driver’s and passengers safety is well ensured via its suspension and braking option. Suspension used is McPherson strut with coil spring in front and Coupled torsion beam axle with coil spring at rear. Front, you have disc brakes and rear fitted with Drum brakes for additional safety and stability on ride. 

Dimensions: About the dimensions of car, it gets 2570 mm wheelbase, 170mm ground clearance, 45 ltrs fuel tank. 5 persons can comfortably travel in this car. There is 5 doors and 2 rows. 185 / 70 R14 tyres used in front and rear of Hyundai Elite i20. 

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Hyundai i20 Elite Engine & Performance

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015  available in diesel and petrol engine options. Petrol variants are powered by 1197 cc, Petrol engine. The engine can churns out  82 bhp @ 6000 RPM power and 115 Nm @ 4000 RPM torque on ride.

The diesel models are packed with 1396 cc, Diesel engine. It can makes 89 bhp @ 4000 RPM power and 220 Nm @ 1500 RPM torque o ride. Engine mated with 5-speed, Manual, FWD gears or 6-speed, Manual, FWD in various models.

 Mileage

The car return good mileage also. Petrol models offers 18.6 kmpl mileage on ride and diesel models offers 22.54 kmpl mileage. 

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Price and Rivals

It is available in five trim levels – Era, Magna, Sportz, Sportz (0) and Asta. Main rivals of this car includes Maruti Suzuki Swift, VW Polo, Honda Jazz, Fiat Punto Evo, Tata Bolt etc.  Hyundai Elite i20 Era (petrol) is the base model of the car and it is priced Rs. 4.89 lakh on ex-showroom, Delhi. Top model Hyundai Elite i20 Asta (diesel) available for Rs 7.67 lakh. 

Technical Specifications of Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 – Petrol

Technical Specifications

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015

Engine
  • 1197 cc, 1.2 Kappa petrol with dual VTVT, 16 Valves, 4 Cylinder

 

Displacement
  • 1197 cc
Power
  • 82 bhp @ 6000 RPM
Torque
  • 115 Nm @ 4000 RPM
Mileage
  • 18.6 kmpl
Gears
  • 5 Gears
Fuel
  • Petrol
Tyres
  • 185 / 70 R14
Brakes
  • Disc in front and drum at rear
Suspension
  • McPherson strut with coil spring in front
  • Coupled torsion beam axle with coil spring at rear
Dimensions
  • 285ltrs  Boot space
  • 170.00 mm Ground Clearance
  • 45.00 ltrs fuel tank capacity
  • 2570.00 mm wheelbase

Technical Specifications of Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 – Diesel

Technical Specifications

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015

Engine
  • 1396 cc, 1.4 U2 CRDi Diesel 16 Valves, 4 Cylinder
Displacement
  • 1396 cc
Power
  • 89 bhp @ 4000 RPM
Torque
  • 220 Nm @ 1500 RPM
Mileage
  • 22.54 kmpl
Gears
  • 6 Gears
Fuel
  • Diesel
Tyres
  • 185 / 70 R14
Brakes
  • Disc in front and drum at rear
Suspension
  • McPherson strut with coil spring in front
  • Coupled torsion beam axle with coil spring at rear
Dimensions
  • 285ltrs  Boot space
  • 170.00 mm Ground Clearance
  • 45.00 ltrs fuel tank capacity
  • 2570.00 mm wheelbase

Pros and Cons

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 is good in many aspects. It offers great styling,  highest Interior quality and attractive design. There is a lot of space. The car gets NVH and diesel engine for high performance. Overall you can feel the Significantly improved dynamics.

What is not so good in this car includes,  Safety features gone down. The Petrol engine lacks punch based on riding experience. Some features from last gen model skipped in new model like sunroof, rear disc, DRLs etc. 

Available Trims and Features List

1. Hyundai Elite i20 Era

  • Manual Air Conditioner
  • Power steering
  • Front Only power windows
  • Central Locking with key
  • Aircon
  • No ABS, airbags and alloys
  • Engine immobiliser
  • Integrated headrests for rear seats

2. Hyundai Elite i20 Magna

  • All features of Hyundai Elite i20 Era
  • Front & Rear power windows
  • Driveway Illumination & Foldable key
  • Remote central locking
  • Body-coloured door handles and mirrors
  • Double DIN audio system
  • FM/MP3/USB/AUX support and 1 GB internal storage
  • Audio controls on steering wheel
  • Rear AC vents
  • No ABS, airbags and alloys
  • Electric-adjustment for mirrors
  • Cooled glove compartment

3. Hyundai Elite i20 Sportz

  • All features of Hyundai Elite i20 Magna
  • Driver’s airbag (1) & ABS
  • AC with Automatic Climate Control
  • Auto aircon & Rear parking sensors
  • Rear view camera & Rear defogger
  • Turn signals on mirrors
  • Leather-covered steering wheel and gear knob
  • Height adjustment for driver’s seat
  • Tilt-telescopic steering
  • Electric-fold for mirrors & Smart key
  • Chrome­ plated door handles & Mag wheels

4. Hyundai Elite i20 Asta

  • All features of Hyundai Elite i20 Asta
  • AC with Automatic Climate Control
  • 2 airbags (Driver & Co-Driver)
  • Auto headlamps & Rear wash-wipe
  • Two power outlets

Hyundai i20 Elite 2015 Price in India: Ex-Showroom, Delhi

Petrol Models

  • Hyundai Elite i20 Era (petrol)            Rs. 4.89 lakh
  • Hyundai Elite i20 Magna (petrol)      Rs 5.42 lakh.
  • Hyundai Elite i20 Sportz(petrol)       Rs 5.94 lakh.
  • Hyundai Elite i20 Asta (petrol)          Rs 6.47 lakh

Diesel Models

  • Hyundai Elite i20 Era (diesel)           Rs 6.10 lakh
  • Hyundai Elite i20 Magna (diesel)    Rs 6.62 lakh
  • Hyundai Elite i20 Sportz (diesel)     Rs 7.14 lakh
  • Hyundai Elite i20 Asta (diesel)        Rs 7.67 lakh

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