Hyundai is India’s second largest car manufacturer after Maruti Suzuki and have a variety of cars in their line up. One of the latest offering from the brand is the sub-4 meter compact sedan Aura. The Aura competes with cars like Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Tata Tigor, Honda Amaze, Ford Figo Aspire and VW Ameo in the segment. Hyundai Aura is priced at Rs 5.79 lakh and goes up till Rs 9.22 lakh ex-showroom. Here we have a video that explains how is the all-new Hyundai Aura in terms of design and how does it feel to drive.
The video has been uploaded by Dino’s Vault on their youtube channel. The video starts by showing the exterior of the car. The swept back projector type headlamps, twin boomerang shaped DRLs, wide front grille and so on. The video then shows the profile with diamond cut alloy wheels, chrome door handles, electrically adjustable ORVMs with turn indicators integrated in it. The C pillar has been blacked out and the sloping C-pillar goes comes down and joins the boot with a small lip at the end on it.
The rear of Hyundai Aura has been distinctly designed with clear lens LED tail lamps and a chrome strip running between them. Hyundai badging with Aura written at the rear can also be seen in the video. The rear bumper has also been redesigned and gets reflectors too. The video then showcases the interiors which are similar to the one that we have seen in Grand i10 Nios. The seats are made from fabric with leatherette inserts , wireless charging, rear AC vents, 1 litre water bottle holder on the door pads and speakers on all four doors can also be seen. The video also shows 402 litres of boot space which is commendable for a car of this size.
The reviewer then drives the car and explains how does it feel to drive. The car in the video is the 1.2 litre petrol version that produces 83 Bhp and 114 Nm of torque. The car according the video video feels peppy to drive, the steering feels pretty nice and is light enough to drive around in the city traffic. Overall, the reviewer is pretty impressed with the car. Apart from the 1.2 litre petrol engine, Aura is available with a 1.2 litre diesel and 1.0 litre 3-cylinder turbo petrol engine. The engine produces 74 Bhp and 190 Nm of peak torque and 100 Bhp and 150 Nm torque respectively.