Hyundai (Grand) i10 facelift unveiled at Paris Motor show
Posted on: Sep 29, 2016 - 3:22pm IST
Hyundai is showcasing the 2017 Hyundai i10 (facelift) at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, which started for the media today. The 2017 Hyundai i10 goes on sale in the UK in January 2017.
On the outside, the 2017 Hyundai i10 (facelift) gets a redesigned airdam with an integrated pair of circular LED daytime running lights, and new boomerang-shaped foglamp enclosures inspired by the 2016 Hyundai Elantra.
The side mouldings have also been updated and new 14-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels are now part of the package. The rear features a re-profiled bumper and a pair of circular reflectors.
Inside, the 2017 Hyundai i10 gets updated cloth upholstery and trim colors, and new features like a 7-inch touchscreen display with Apple Carplay and Android Auto, front collision warning and lane departure warning.
In the European market, the 2017 Hyundai i10 will continue offering the 1.0-liter and 1.25-liter petrol engines, with transmission options including a 5-speed manual and 4-speed AT.
Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL) has started testing the Grand i10 facelift in India, and plans to launch it this financial year. The Indian market Grand i10 will continue to be powered by the 1.2-liter petrol engine and 1.1-liter three-cylinder diesel engine. While both engines are paired to a 5-speed manual gearbox, the petrol also receives the option of a 4-speed automatic gearbox.