New Santro 2018 has been launched in India with modern styling update with many class leading features on offer.While continuing with tall boy design along with a new price range and new transmission options on offer,is it a good buy?Should I go for it?
So here we bring some of the rock solid reasons why All New Santro hatchback is a great deal and a go for car.
1. Spacious and Comfortable
New Santro like it’s predecessor comes with roomy cabin and offers lot of space even for the rear passengers.Front and rear seats offers good amount of back and thigh support along with excellent headroom.Big windows maintain airyness on the inside.A 6’3-footer person will find himself comfortable at the rear seats.Even with loads of space inside the cabin, Hyundai has managed to get large cargo area of 235 litres.The car is practical offering lots of storage spaces including Front and Rear Door Map Pockets with 1L bottle holders,space above the glove box,below the AC and near the handbrake.
2. Premium Cabin
Hyundai is known for providing rich quality cabin for it’s vehicles.New Santro is not any exception.New Santro features sporty and premium dual tone black and beige interior theme.The hatchback features a premium cabin with the use of fine quality materials.Certain elements including touchscreen system controls, Manual A/C knobs, Steering mounted controls, Rear A/C vents and other equipments both on the interior and exterior front comes with a premium touch and feel, thanks to clean use of high quality equipments.
3. Striking Exterior
New Santro features a modern design distinguishing itself from its previous generation.Taking certain design clues from i10 and Celerio, it can be concluded that it a major update to i10.At the Front, the hatchback gets large cascading design grille with chrome accents and large air dams along with tooth-shaped fog lamps and Z-Shaped character lines which adds to the overall modern and sport appeal of the car.Santro sits on new 14-inch steel wheels.Rear of the hatch features sleek tail lamps and dual tone bumpers with reflectors which makes the rear look wider.
4. Feature Rich
Like any other Hyundai car, Santro sports certain class leading premium features including 7-inch super responsive touchscreen infotainment system with connectivity options including Android Auto, Apple Carplay, Mirror Link, AUX and USB connectivity.Rear A/C vent offered in Santro is another first-in segment feature which differentiates itself from it’s rivals.
5. Complete Peace of Mind
Hyundai Santro comes with class leading 3 years/1,00,000 kms warranty along with 3 years of Road Side Assistance.The service and maintenance cost of the hatch is low and can be easily managed on your pocket.
6. High on Safety
Hyundai Santro is based on K1 platform which is made of 63% Advanced Ultra High Strength Steel (UHSS) and High Strength Steel (HSS).Hyundai has loaded it’s new Santro hatchback with top-notch safety features.Standard safety features of the car includes Engine Immobilizer, Driver Airbag, ABS with EBD, Child Safety Door Locks and Door Ajar Warning.The top-spec trim comes with Reverse Parking Sensors with Camera, Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock and Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock, Front Seat Belt with Pretensioner and Load Limiter, Central Locking, Keyless Entry, Front Fog lamps and Passenger Side Airbag.
7. Excellent Ride Quality and Handling
Santro comes with silent cabin and complete isolation from the outdoor noise with very low NVH levels.For passenger’s comfort and for a stable ride, bump stopper and shock absorbers are provided along with Mc Pherson Strut with stabiliser bar suspension setup at the front and Coupled Torsion Beam Axle(CTBA) at the rear.
8. Choices of Engines
New Santro comes with a variety of engine options.These choices includes petrol manual, petrol smart auto and even CNG.These different engine options gives the customers a wide range of choices.CNG and AMT are offered in Magna and Sportz trims.Also,the 1.1-litre 4 cylinder petrol engine powering the New Santro is also BS-VI complaint.