Hyundai (Grand) i10 facelift vs Older model – Old vs New
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New Hyundai i10 receives minor cosmetic changes.
Hyundai has unveiled the 2017 Hyundai i10 (facelift) for European markets (better known as the Grand i10 in India), ahead of its world debut at the 2016 Paris Motor Show in October. It will start arriving in European showrooms from January 2017.
Here’s a brief pictorial comparison between the new i10 and the outgoing model.
Compared to the outgoing i10, the exterior changes are minor, yet bestows a fresh look to the hatchback. The front fascia gets a redesigned grille with a new mesh pattern, a pair of round LED DRLs integrated on both sides of the grille, and boomerang-shaped foglamp enclosures inspired by the Hyundai Elantra.
The black plastic side molding across the side profile has been slightly redesigned, while the rear end features a re-profiled bumper with a pair of round reflectors.
Changes inside are minimal. Hyundai is offering an updated choice of cloth and trim colors as well as a longer list of equipment that comprises of features like a 7-inch touchscreen display with Apple Carplay and Android Auto and front collision and lane departure warning systems.With the integration of a new 7-inch touchscreen display, buttons around the display have also been redesigned.