Hyundai Elite i20 crossover to India
Hyundai is the one of the most famous car manufacture, based on South Korea. They had recently released the redesigned and renovated hatchback as the Elite i20. It was unveiled to take its position in the place of its predecessors that faced minor updates after its release.
The company recently confirmed the fact that they are going to introduce a new Elite i20 based crossover. Hopefully India will witness this new crossover by early in 2015. There have been numbers of occasions where a crossover was seen testing at Chennai. According to some sources, it was the crossover models of Hyundai Elite i20.
This new crossover comes with 1.4 liter diesel mill combined with six speed manual gear box. This engine is responsible of giving 89 bhp of power as well as 220 NM of torque. As per manufacturer’s claims, the car provides ARAI certified fuel efficiency rate of 22.54 kpl. The brand is not supposed to provides an automatic transmission with this crossover of Elite i20. It will offer its car with number of other distinguishing selling points, which will surely tempt Indian customers.
Elite i20 crossover is provided with new daytime running LED lights, which were absent in the old hatchback series. It is also provided with side body covering, skid plates, roof rails, and uniquely designed alloy wheel with prominent headlights.
The company will release this crossover of Elite i20 early in 2015. It has to gone through a strong competition with Volkswagen Cross Polo, Fiat Aventura, and Toyota Etios Cross after its launch. The price for this car is not announced till now. But as per sores says, it is expected to be a little bit costlier than its previous hatchback versions.
The new crossover will be empowered by similar engines in their hatchback. On offer it will give 1.2 liter petrol engine combined with 5 speed manual transmission. 82bhp of power and 115 nm of torque will be produced from this engine.