Hyundai i20, Hyundai i20 Active petrol to gain new top-end trim levels – Report [Update]
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Update – According to Autocar, the Hyundai i20 and i20 Active crossover featuring a 7-inch AVN navigation system has gone on sale today. In the i20 and i20 Active, the feature is available in a new trim level called Asta (O) and SX trim, respectively. Note that Hyundai also introduced the SX trim for the Hyundai i20 Active packing the smaller 1.2-liter petrol engine.
The price (ex-showroom, Mumbai) of each variant is listed below:
- Hyundai i20 petrol Asta (O): INR 7.49 lakh
- Hyundai i20 diesel Asta (O): INR 8.69 lakh
- Hyundai i20 Active SX petrol: INR 8.30 lakh
- Hyundai i20 Active SX diesel: INR 9.61 lakh (costlier by INR 28,000)
Both will feature a new AVN touchscreen system.
According to Autocar India’s sources, Hyundai will soon introduce new range-topping trims for the Hyundai i20 and i20 Active 1.2 petrol variant, which will be equipped with an AVN touchscreen system.
The Hyundai i20 petrol and diesel variants will get an additional Asta(O) trim, which will feature all the bells and whistles of the Asta trim, but also adds a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system similar to the one offered in the Hyundai Creta.
The petrol-powered Hyundai i20 Active will also be offered in the top-of-the-line SX trim, which comes with features like dual airbags, automatic climate control, steering adjustment, Start/stop button and rear wiper borrowed from Hyundai Active SX diesel.
Both petrol and diesel SX variants of the pseudo-crossover also get the 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system. For the reverse camera feature, it will lose the small display in the rear view mirror, and integrate the view finder in the 7-inch display.
Prices for the Hyundai i20 Asta (O), Hyundai i20 Active SX petrol, and the updated i20 Active SX diesel have not been divulged yet. Expect it to launch ahead of the festive season.
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[Source: Autocar India]