Spied – 2015 Hyundai i20 caught on test

Posted on: May 6, 2014 - 11:25am IST

Motor Vikatan snapped the 2015 Hyundai i20 testing on the outskirts of Chennai recently, where Hyundai India have their manufacturing plant. The second generation i20 will be revealed this year, with the European debut scheduled to take place at the Paris Motor Show in October 2014.

Spied in India 2015 Hyundai i20
Sales of the 2015 Hyundai i20 open this year.

Sources have told Indian Autos Blog that Hyundai India could launch the new i20 prior to its European debut, preferably in the July-September period. Last year, Hyundai India launched the Grand i10 (a longer version of the 2014 European i10) even before the car’s European debut, and a similar launch strategy might be used for the new i20.

Spied in India 2015 Hyundai i20 rear
The second generation i20 is codenamed ‘Hyundai IB’ and uses an all-new platform.

The 2015 i20 is based on an all-new platform and is codenamed ‘IB’. Hyundai have said that their newer vehicles will be better to drive than models they replace, and in order to prove their point, the Korean carmaker is testing their cars at the Nürburgring track in Germany.

Spied in India 2015 Hyundai i20 rear quarter

Revealing spy images of the new i20 in Europe have exposed its rear design and interiors. Our render artist’s impression of the new i20’s rear can be seen here.

Check out previous spyshots and news updates on the 2015 Hyundai i20

2015 Hyundai i20 Competitors

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[Images from Motor Vikatan]

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4 thoughts on “Spied – 2015 Hyundai i20 caught on test

  1. Inderjit Singh says:

    New i20 desperately needs a powerful petrol engine and a bigger ac compressor…….. Because current 1.2 L feels severly underpowered…….. Please hyundai give it a turbocharger.

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  2. abhimanyu says:

    am too desparatlt waiting for the new i20, ford figo and volkswagen models….

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  3. nitin says:

    Desperately waiting for new i20 and new jazz to decide about the next car.yes new i 20 needs more powerful engine in petrol and less turbo lag in diesel…

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  4. Sushrut says:

    They need to give it a fuel efficient & powerful 1.2l engine. The current one feels under-powered and inefficient in i20 but works wonders in less bulky Gi10 .

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