Hyundai Motor India has launched the 2017 facelift of the Grand i10 hatchback at a starting price of Rs 4.58 Lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). It now gets a bigger 1.2-litre diesel engine which churns out 83PS of power and 190Nm of torque and the same tried and tested 1.2-litre petrol engine.
The most noticeable aesthetic change includes the addition of DRL’s upfront along with revised front grille and tweaked bumpers, based on the signature Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design language. On the inside, the Grand i10 gets a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system which gets Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.
Speaking about the launch, Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd said, “Grand i10 is a phenomenal product. It is an aspirational car that has won the hearts of its customers across the globe and has become a landmark product in HMIL’s growth story. Over 5.5 lac units of Made in India Grand i10 have been sold in India and world markets which show strong brand admiration. The launch of The New 2017 Grand i10 will create new benchmark for the segment by offering enhanced Modern Premium Hyundai Experience to the aspirational customers.”
Performance Specs of the New Grand i10
|1.2L Kappa Dual VTVT Petrol||83 PS power @ 6,000 RPM||11.6 KGM torque @ 4,000 RPM||19.77 KMPL (MT) and
17.49 KMPL (AT)(claimed)
|1.2L U2 CRDI Diesel||75 PS power @4,000 RPM||19.4 KGM torque @ 1,750 ~ 2,250 RPM||24.95 KMPL (claimed)|
New Grand i10 Interiors
The top-of-the-line Asta variant of the new Grand i10 gets a Rear Parking Assist System with Dual Airbags, ABS, Reverse Parking Sensors and newly introduced Rear Parking Camera with display on 7.0 Touch Screen. It even comes with a fully automatic temperature control along with rear AC vents.
Variant-WisePrices of the New Grand i10 – Ex showroom, New Delhi
|Petrol||Era||Magna||Magna AT||Sportz||Sportz (O)||Sportz (O) AT||Asta|
|₹ 458,400||₹ 522,990||₹ 598,990||₹ 565,990||₹ 596,295||₹ 682,790||₹ 639,890|
|₹ 568,400||₹ 615,990||₹ 658,989||₹ 689,791||₹ 732,890|
Stay tuned to the wheelz.com for a detailed review of the Grand i10.