Hyundai recently unveiled the all-new Hyundai Creta, which will be launched in the Indian market next month. Earlier this year, Hyundai launched the all-new Aura and will soon launch the new Tucson facelift. The second-largest car manufacturer in India – Hyundai has revealed the timeline of the launch of the all-new Hyundai Elite i20. It is expected to be launched in the middle of this year and here is the first teaser image of the upcoming premium hatchback.
The all-new Hyundai Elite i20 will make its global debut at the 2020 Geneva Motor Show, which is scheduled to happen next month. Hyundai has released an official sketch of the upcoming car, which will be revealed in its production form next month. However, the Indian version of the car will be slightly different from the global model to suit the Indian road conditions and customer demands.
The all-new Hyundai Elite i20 has been spotted testing on the roads under camouflage for multiple times. The all-new car will take on the likes of Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Tata Altroz, Honda Jazz and the likes. The new Elite i20 will become much sharper looking than the current version and will offer a sportier stance.
The Hyundai Elite i20 is its current form is already a good looking hatchback and still looks fresh on the roads. The sketch reveals that the new vehicle will come with a new larger grille, which will be accompanied by sleek shape looking headlamps on the side. The new headlamps also get integrated LED DRLs. The foglamp housings have become much bigger and it seems like Hyundai will offer projector fog lamps in the next-generation Elite i20. The feature is already available with cars like Hyundai Venue and Aura in the Indian market.
The rear of the car will also offer a similar, aggressively designed tail lamp units. There will be a thick stripe connecting both the lamps that will further add sportiness to the whole look of the vehicle. On the side, we will get to see a floating type C-Pillar with a sharp rear quarter glass giving a flowing effect to the shape of the body. Further, the window line gets a thick chrome underline. Keeping up with the sporty nature, the car will offer dual paint job schemes and much such similar features.
The all-new Elite i20 also becomes larger in design. It will offer a larger cabin space and introduction of a long list of features too. Hyundai has always been known for their feature lists and the new Elite will be no different. Expect a larger infotainment system and design layout similar to the new Creta. Hyundai will utilise the 1.2-litre petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engin4 options on the car. We may also get to see a high performance 1.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine option.