Hyundai has released the first official photos and preliminary specifications of the second generation model 2015 Hyundai i20. We’ll talk about the more important information that those given to us and that is related to the driving force of the engine, the design and the like.
2015 Hyundai i20 New Design
Although the originality of the design of the new i20 can be argued, there is no doubt that Hyundai made a big step forward compared to the first generation of this model. Placed on a new platform, the car has grown in length to 4,035 mm, and even more importantly increased the wheelbase.
The distance between the front and rear wheels increased by 45 mm and is now 2,570 mm, and those who sit in the rear seats of power over to stretch your legs and enjoy a more comfortable ride. In addition, owners of the new i20 will be available and a spacious boot of 320 l.
Versions with richer packages will offer LED headlights and brake lights, rear camera and a movable panoramic glass roof. On the photos of the interior will have to wait for some more time, but Hyundai has announced that the i20 will have a new multifunction steering wheel adjustable in two directions, the air vents and the “climate” for passengers in the rear seats, armrest between the driver and passenger side, below which a tray for small items, and adjustable driver’s seat height.
The car will be equipped with modern and Supervision instrument panel, USB and AUX ports and Bluetooth connectivity, as well as electro automatic door mirrors.
Engine of i20
Here we finally arrived at what most customers are interested in and that is the power and forces that will drive this vehicle. It is not known which engines will be available in Europe, but a model for the Indian market will be equipped with 1.2-liter gasoline engine with 83 hp and 1.4-liter CRDi diesel Motorised that produces 90 hp, while the diesel engine mated to a six-speed manual transmission.
2015 Hyundai i20 Price and Release Date
The initial cost of the new generation i20 are not yet published, but now known to be something more than the current model, ie. to start over € 10,000 in EU countries. What is the date of implementation is concerned, expect it very soon, but at the upcoming Paris Motor Show.