Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) has rolled out the 2017 Grand i10 which features a 1.2 litre petrol engine and a new 1.2 litre diesel engine.
The starting price of the petrol variant of the new Grand i10 is Rs 4.58, while the diesel version costs Rs 5.68 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
“Over 5.5 (lakh) units of Made in India Grand i10 have been sold in India and world markets which show strong brand admiration,” Y.K. Koo, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, HMIL, said in a statement.
“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.”
Hyundai said that the new vehicle sports key design features like an aerodynamic and sporty profile, cascade design grille and dual tone rear bumper with reflectors.
According to Hyundai, the company’s 1.2L Kappa Dual VTVT Petrol engine is capable of churning out 83 PS power at 6,000 rotations per minute (RPM) and provides an improved fuel efficiency of 19.77 km per litre (manual transmission) and 17.49 km per litre (automatic transmission).
“The new 1.2L U2 Diesel engine is now bigger and more powerful and generates 75 PS of power at 4,000 RPM with 19.4 KGM of torque at 1,750-2,250 RPM and yet improved mileage (24.95 km per litre),” the statement added.
HMIL currently sells 10 car models across segments currently.