Hyundai Elite i20 and i20 Active arrives in Nepal – IAB Report
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The Elite i20 has been priced from NPR 27,96,000 – NPR 33,96,000.
The sole authorized dealer of Hyundai in Nepal, Laxmi Intercontinental Pvt. Ltd, have launched the Hyundai Elite i20 and i20 Active in Nepal. The two models are manufactured at Hyundai India’s plant in Chennai and exported to Nepal.
The Hyundai Elite i20 has been priced from NPR 27,96,000 – NPR 33,96,000, while prices for the Hyundai i20 Active crossover start from NPR 32,56,000 to NPR 43,56,000.
Both Hyundai Elite i20 and i20 Active introduce Hyundai’s Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design to the Nepalese market, featuring a modern exterior that is styled by the company’s design studio in Rüsselsheim, Germany.
The Hyundai Elite i20 is 3,985 mm long 1,734 mm wide and 1,505 mm high with a 170 mm ground clearance. Its crossover derivative is a little bigger at 3,995 mm in length, 1,760 mm in width and 1,555 mm in height, and a ground clearance of 190 mm.
Both models pack either a 1.2L Kappa Dual VTVT petrol unit or 1.4L U2 CRDi diesel engine. The former delivers 83 bhp at 6000 rpm and 113 Nm at 4000 rpm through a 5-speed manual gearbox, while the latter is capable of 89bhp of power and 219Nm of torque with a 6-speed manual gearbox.
Higher variants come equipped with features like reverse parking camera, bluetooth telephony and streaming, smart pedal, rear HVAC vent, automatic headlights, auto-dimming rear view mirror. Safety features include dual airbags in the front, and ABS with EBD.
Hyundai Elite i20 – Image Gallery
Hyundai i20 Active – Image Gallery
Hyundai Elite i20 and i20 Active arrives in Nepal – Press release
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