Hyundai Motors India Limited has launched a number of models this year.The most recent launch is the Hyundai Kona.Along with they have also brought Venue which has been selling in huge numbers.But there are not stopping here.now the new car will be launched in the form of next generation Hyundai Grand i10.The small hatchback has also won Indian Car of the Year Award.
Grand i10 rival the likes of Maruti Swift, Tata Tiago and from the past few months its sales have declined and the new model is expected to bring back the fierce competition.New Grand i10 has been seen on test a number of times in heavy camouflage.So here is everything you need to know about New 2019 Grand i10.
Plethora of exterior changes would be made.It would be made much more eye catching and will have better road presence.Upfront, it gets very sharp projector headlamps setup.the cascading grille looks much more refreshing while there is triangular housing for the fog lamps.Coming to the side, you will instantly notice new 15-inch diamond cut alloys.It also gets sleeker turn indicators on ORVMs and sloping roofline.Another major highlight will be chrome door handles.
Rear of the hatchback will now be much more bolder and muscular thanks to completely new tail lamps.It will have LED tail cluster in it and will now much bigger in size.The older tail lamp will be replaced by rectangular and bigger taillights.Other than, there will be slight increase in dimensions as well.
No doubt, Hyundai Cars have one of the best interiors in every segment.They have distinctive interiors in their every car.New Grand i10 will get dual tone interior upholstery with the most noticeable change, front seat adjustable headrests.A number of elements inside the cabin are completely new.The steering wheel and instrument cluster will be very premium as they are borrowed from Venue
It gets steering mounted controls and at the centre of the dashboard sits a big size 8 inch touchscreen infotainment system with android auto, Apple Carplay, mirror link and other modern tech as well.The seats will be much bigger and comfortable.Due to increase in overall dimensions, the space for second row passengers will also increase.Hyundai is known for making use of high quality materials both on the interior and exterior front.
3. Features and Safety
Generation change is accompanied by addition of a number of new features and safety equipments as well.It is expected to get class leading features including wireless charging and blue link technology which is one of reason for Venue’s high sales as well.Along with this, it will also get adjustable front seat headrest, new 8 inch touchscreen infotainment system, new steering wheel.
New Safety features list includes High Speed Alert System, speed sensing automatic door lock system and front seatbelt with pretensioner and load limiter.It will be based on all new platform which also underpins the new compact SUV by the car makers, Hyundai Venue.
4. Launch Date
New Hyundai Grand i10 was expected to be launched in India in festive season 2019 but it will be launched in India in August 2019.There are a number of car launches in the month of August, one of them will be new generation Grand i10.The India launch of Grand i10 has been confirmed for August 20, 2019.
5. Engine Options
Grand i10 will be powered by a set of 1.2 L engines.It will be getting petrol and diesel engines with BS-VI compatibility.These units are also on offer in the present generation Grand i10.The torque converter automatic offered in present Grand i10 will be replaced by Smart Auto AMT which made its debut on Santro.
Grand i10 2019 will also get a CNG variant which will be launched sometime after the launch of the hatchback.Automatic will be limited upto specific variants like in current generation Grand i10 which includes Magna and Sportz models.The mileage will be slightly more than what is currently offers.
New Grand i10 is currently priced between Rs. 4.98 Lakhs and Rs. 7.63 Lakhs.This makes it quite competitive against its rivals.With the new generation, it will get host of changes which will result in slight price hike as the engines will be made BS-Vi as well.The petrol base model is expected to carry a introductory price of Rs. 5.3 Lakhs with the top end Diesel engine costing around Rs. 9 Lakhs (Prices, Ex Showroom).