Hyundai receives more than 30,000 bookings in just 40 days

Hyundai launched the all-new i20 earlier this year in the Indian market. Hyundai has now announced that they have received more than 30,000 bookings for the feature-rich premium hatchback in a matter of only 40 days! Hyundai has also delivered about 10,000 units of the all-new i20 in the same period.

Hyundai receives more than 30,000 bookings in just 40 days

With a base price of Rs 6.8 lakh, ex-showroom, Hyundai has announced that more than 85% of the bookings are for the higher trims. The top-end variant of the all-new Hyundai i20 is priced at Rs 11.17 lakh. These prices will increase in January 2021 as announced by Hyundai during the launch of the vehicle. Currently, the all-new i20 are selling on introductory prices. Hyundai has also mentioned that about 10% of the customers chose the dual-tone colour option on the car. The Fiery Red and Starry Night colour came out to be a popular choice among the buyers.

Commenting on the achievement, Mr Tarun Garg, Director (Sales, Marketing & Service), Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said,

“We are witnessing a truly superlative customer response for the all-new i20 that has captivated the hearts and minds of Indian customers with its futuristic design and advanced technologies. After a stellar festive season, we are happy to share, that 10 000 customers have already taken delivery of the all-new i20. We are delighted to receive around 30 000 bookings for the all-new i20 and as Smart Indian customers are opting for smart cars, we are observing that around 85 % of these bookings are attributed to higher trims of the all-new i20.”

With the launch of the all-new i20, Hyundai has increased the dimensions of the vehicle. It comes with a long list of features and many of these are segment-first. Starting with the likes of 10.25-inch infotainment system, which is biggest in the segment, Hyundai also offers a 7-speaker unit from Bose too. It also gets BlueLink Internet-connected services that keeps the vehicle connected to the Internet all the time and allows the owner to control several features of the vehicle remotely. It also gets a sunroof, an air purifier and a long list of other such features. Hyundai i20 also offers a wireless car charging system with cooling technology and since it gets wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, the feature is quite useful.

Hyundai receives more than 30,000 bookings in just 40 days

The all-new Hyundai i20 offers three engine options. There is a 1.2-litre naturally aspirated 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.

Hyundai also offers a unique WONDER warranty option with the i20 that offers 3 years/1 lakh, 4 years/50,000 km and 5 years/40,000 km. Customers who choose the variants with BlueLink system also get a free subscription for three years and there is 3 years road side assistance available to all the owners of the all-new i20.