The Hyundai i20 is a small economic city car suitable for a middle income category of people and comfortable for varying road conditions. The new Hyundai i20 is equipped with a selection of smart features and technology. The latest 2011 model is seen with minor changes in aerodynamics and engine performance compared to the earlier models. Hyundai i20 is one of the best in the hatchback car segment.
The engine is available in 1.4 litre and 1.6 litre petrol variant with the 1.4l engine having an option of 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission. The front suspension has McPherson Strut shock absorbers and rear suspensions with torsion beam gas shock.
The fuel tank capacity of the i20 is 45 litres on all three models, delivering between 5.6km/litre on the 1.4l manual option, 6.2km/litre on the 1.4l automatic and 5.9km/litre on the 1.6l version.
Hyundai i20 is more spacious and stylish, having awesome eye catching features equipped with standard safety ABS, 3-point seat belts with pre-tensioners, dual air bag for the front passengers and auto locking doors.
The class-leading, spacious interior and general stance of the car makes it stand out from the rest. The breath taking looks and technology of the Hyundai i20 is inspired by Hyundai i30 which has recently been launched in South Africa. The Hyundai i20 is available in attractive colours like black diamond, crystal white, sparkle blue, sleek silver, electric red, dark grey and ice blue.
Convenience features of the i20 include 6-speaker radio/cd/MP3 player with auxiliary and USB input slots, remote steering controls, power steering, onboard computer and air conditioner with separate driver and passenger controls. With all these standard features, it’s no wonder the Hyundai i20 is a firm favourite.