Report – 2015 Hyundai i20 specifications leaked, shorter than current model

Posted on: Aug 4, 2014 - 11:53am IST

A report from Gaadi.com claims to reveal the technical specifications of the new 2015 Hyundai Elite i20. Here are the reported dimensions of the new hatchback.

2015 Hyundai i20 Elite i20 Rendering Image
The new i20 will be wider than the outgoing model.

The width of the new i20 will increase by 24 mm, in a bid to offer more shoulder room for rear passengers. For reference, the current i20 measures 1,710 mm in width. Also increasing comfort levels will be the wheelbase of the car, which is reported to increase by 45 mm from the current model’s 2,525 mm. However, the overall length of the Elite i20 will be 10 mm shorter than the outgoing model. Where the current model measures 3,995 mm in length, the Elite i20 will measure only 3,985 mm.

The height, at 1,505 mm, will continue unchanged. However, the ground clearance of the car would be 169 mm, which is 4 mm more than the current model. The boot volume will see no changes.

new Hyundai i20 vs old Hyundai i20 side
The new i20 would measure 10 mm shorter in length than the current model.

On the top-end trim of the car, Hyundai would offer 16-inch alloy wheels with tyre specifications of 195/55 R16. And speaking of variants, the five model lineup (Era, Magna, Sportz Asta and an option pack) would continue to be offered.

The engine options, as mentioned before, will carry on unchanged. However, the 1.4-liter petrol would get a manual transmission instead of the 4-speed automatic which is currently seen. The new i20 launches in India on August 11.

Competitors: Maruti Suzuki Swift, VW Polo, Honda Jazz, Fiat Punto Evo, Tata Bolt

Expected price: INR 5 – 7.5 lakhs ex-showroom

2015 Hyundai i20 – Image Gallery

[Source – Gaadi]

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7 thoughts on “Report – 2015 Hyundai i20 specifications leaked, shorter than current model

  1. Anns says:

    I have owned an Elite i20 Asta and fully satisfied with the car.
    may be I have promoted from a small segment car to medium segment car.

    Reply
  2. varun says:

    I am buying i20 magna optional diesel. Should I wait for new model. Any idea about price difference.

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    1. Hello, request you to wait for the new model, it is coming on the 11th. We’re not sure about the prices, but its wiser to wait for the new model before you settle for the old one.

      Reply
  3. car enthusiast says:

    hyundia elite i20 wit 1.4 petrol engine wud be new lease of life for enhusiasts., as said outgoing i20 was way underpowered for petrol hatchback

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    1. Johannes Hamm says:

      underpowerd? what you expect from a car like this.It is’ n a Porsche , or simular.If you wish more power, speek speeding, i suggest you to look by other brand’s for a gti or turbo version.

      Reply
  4. Akshay says:

    I have good pictures of new i20 where can I email

    Reply
    1. Hello Akshay, thanks for the comment, please send them to shrawan [@] indianautosblog.com

      Reply

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