Just months afterwards absolute its Fiesta-rivalling i20 hatchback, South Korean carmaker, Hyundai has obvious a sleeker and added stunning 3-door coupe, aimed toward younger, ‘way of life-orientated’ customers.
Despite management its belvedere with the common i20, the subsequent-generation Auto look a abundantly altered frame. The A, B and C pillars are all introduced steeply raked and there’s a lower, angled roofline.
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At the advanced there’s a hexagonal grille and redesigned bumpers, while forth the ancillary the i20 Auto receives analogous axle mouldings and aciculate aperture creases. At the rear you’ll acquisition a toddler roof spoiler, new appendage lamps and energetic bumpers.
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Eduardo Remairez, General Manager for Hyundai’s European Design Centre, stated: “The advanced of the brand new i20 Auto lowers the beheld mindset and emphasises its street-hugging character.”
It’s brilliant Hyundai is focused on a altered bazaar with its new Coupe, to that of the ordinary hatchback. The altered 17-inch admixture auto and Tangerine Orange acrylic are aimed toward an altogether introduced fashionable and adventurous purchasers.
However, don’t be bamboozled through the sleeker profile. The i20 Auto boasts a exceptional-in-magnificence cossack accommodation of 336 litres, which is not on my own past than cars consisting of the five-door Ford Focus, but 10 litres larger than the established i20 hatchback. Things in the aback are suitable to experience brought cramped, however available get right of entry to advanced seats with anamnesis functionality ought to accomplish it reachable to ascend in, admitting the abridgement of rear doors.
Standard accessories and blueprint are regularly occurring to mirror the i20 hatchback, even as such things as a acrimonious council caster and lane abandonment admonishing arrangement can be added as options.
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While the new i20 Auto can be had with a ambit of 1.25 and 1.Four-litre petrol engines, or 1.1 and 1.Four-litre agent gadgets, the large annual is addition of a brand new turbocharged 1.Zero-litre, due after in 2015.
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The three-cylinder petrol is the aboriginal of a brand new bearing of toddler turbocharged engines, which Hyundai says will action brought overall performance, active entertainment and efficiency. The 1.Zero-litre T-GDI will be handy with either 99bhp or 123bhp, with the final advised appropriately with lively enjoyment in thoughts.