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All-new 2020 Hyundai i20 premium hatchback launched in India

Hyundai has launched its third all-new product in the Indian market this calendar year. After launching the all-new Aura and Creta earlier this year, the all-new i20 will be the brand’s last launch this year. The much-awaited premium hatchback gets a price tag of Rs 6.79 lakhs, which makes it more expensive than the other cars in the segment like the Tata Altroz, Toyota Glanza and the Maruti Suzuki Baleno.

All-new 2020 Hyundai i20 premium hatchback launched in India

Hyundai has dropped the “Elite” from the name of the model. But that’s not the only change here. The all-new i20 has changed in every way possible. It now looks different and also comes powered by a different set of engine options. Hyundai will offer a wide range of variants to ensure that everyone has a choice.

The all-new i20 will be available four major trims – Magna, Sportz, Asta and Asta (O). There are 24 variants in total and here is a variant-wise price list of the all-new i20. These are introductory prices that are valid until 31st December.

All-new 2020 Hyundai i20 premium hatchback launched in India

Just like the other modern-day Hyundai vehicles, the new i20 follows the Sensuous Design. It gets an aggressive grille at the front that gets two different designs. The top-end models get a different texture of the grille while the lower-end models get a slightly different design. The headlamps are positioned in a way that they look like an extension of the grille itself. The feature list includes LED projector lamps, LED DRL, halogen projector fog lamps housed in triangular housings.

The all-new i20 also dual-tone alloy wheels and the side profile looks extremely sleek, especially with the chrome window line and the upswept C-Pillar. It also gets sharp lines on the doors adding to the aggressive look. The rear gets a Z-shaped tail lamp and looks very distinctive. There is a chrome strip that joins both the tail lamps. The lower-end variants offer a reflective stripe.

All-new 2020 Hyundai i20 premium hatchback launched in India

On the inside, the i20 gets horizontal lines all across the dashboard adding a wide look to the cabin. It comes with a range of segment-first features including a massive 10.25-inch infotainment system with the 7-speaker system from Bose. The i20 is the only car in the segment to offer BlueLink internet-connected services. Other than that, it comes with a sunroof, an air purifier and a long list of features. Hyundai offers a wireless car charging system with cooling technology to keep the phone cool when charging.

All-new 2020 Hyundai i20 premium hatchback launched in India

There are three engine options available with the all-new i20. There is a 1.2 litre naturally aspirated petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 83PS with the MT and 88 PS with the CVT automatic. The more powerful variants will get the 1.0-litre turbo-petrol that generates a maximum power of 120 PS. It gets a 6-speed IMT and 7-speed DCT. The diesel variants get the 1.5-lire turbo that generates a maximum of 100 PS. It is the most fuel-efficient car in the segment with 25.2 km/l certified efficiency.