Exclusive: Next-Gen Hyundai i20 Will Be A Connected Car


After the Venue, Elantra, Creta and Verna, now the next-gen Hyundai i20 is about to return with the a lot cherished BlueLink related automotive know-how. We anticipate the brand new i20 to be launched in India in the direction of the tip of 2020 or early 2021.

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The new-gen Hyundai i20 would be the sixth related automobile from the carmaker in India

The third-generation Hyundai i20 is the subsequent large launch from the South Korean carmaker in India, and the corporate has confirmed that it will likely be a related automotive. On the newest episode of Freewheeling with SVP, when requested whether or not the brand new i20 might be a related automobile, Tarun Garg, Director – Sales and Marketing, Hyundai Motor India mentioned, “Of course yes. We have already announced that Hyundai is going take a leap in terms of connectivity and, frankly speaking, we feel that today’s customer, he wants to be connected and the level of connectivity also continues to go up. If you see the Creta now, I think we have taken the BlueLink also to a level up, just look at the features. So, we have always believed that. The new Verna, the Creta, the Tucson we showcased at the Auto Expo, and of course than the i20, I think is going carry the legacy forward with Hyundai setting new benchmarks.”

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Hyundai presently presents 4 related automobiles – Venue, Verna, Creta, and the Elantra

Currently, Hyundai India has 4 automobiles in its line-up that include BlueLink know-how – the Venue, Verna, Creta, and the Elantra, whereas the soon-to-be-launched Tucson facelift can even be a related SUV. This would make the next-gen i20 the sixth related Hyundai automobile in India. While the Hyundai Venue and the Elantra include 33 and 34 related automotive options respectively, the extra lately launched Verna facelift will get 45 options and the new-gen Creta will get the 50 options, together with a voice command operate to open/shut the sunroof. So, primarily based on the phase and worth bracket, we might anticipate the upcoming i20 to get the identical variety of related automotive options because the Venue.

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The rear sees a signature tail lamp and new bumpers too

Visually, the new-gen Hyundai i20 will get all-new exterior styling with a brand new cascading grille up entrance, flanked by the sweptback headlamps, that are LED items, they usually include built-in LED DRLs. The automotive will get sharper proportions to present a sport look, along with a set of newly designed 17-inch alloy wheels. At the rear, the automotive will get a aggressive design for the LED taillamps and a rear diffuser. The automotive additionally will get an all-new cabin, that includes two new 10.25 – inch screens, consisting of a digital cluster and a navigation touchscreen, and wi-fi connectivity for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It additionally comes with the Hyundai SmartSense security package deal which incorporates new options like a brand new era Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) that now presents pedestrian and bicycle owner detection for much more assurance on the street, in addition to Navigation-based Smart Cruise Control (NSCC).


The i20 comes with a 10.25 inch instrument cluster and a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system


In phrases of powertrain, we anticipate the brand new Hyundai i20 to borrow its powertrains from the Grand i10 Nios, which features a pair of 1.2-litre petrol and diesel engines and a 1.0-litre turbo petrol motor. Transmission selections will embody each guide and computerized items.

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