Hyundai i20 Active – Features and Specifications


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The Hyundai i20 Active was launched in India today. Here is a look at the specifications and features.


Hyundai i20 Active side press shots

  1. Length: 3,995 mm
  2. Width: 1,760 mm
  3. Height: 1,555 mm
  4. Wheelbase: 2,570 mm
  5. Ground Clearance: 190 mm
  6. Fuel Tank Capacity: 45 liters

Engine and Gearbox:

Hyundai i20 Active petrol engine press shots

  • Diesel engine option: 1.4-liter four-cylinder DOHC U2 CRDI with 16 valves producing 88.73 bhp @ 4,000 rpm and 220 Nm of torque @ 1,500 – 2,750 rpm; ARAI mileage at 21.19 km/l
  • Petrol engine option: 1.2-liter four-cylinder DOHC Kappa with Dual VTVT and 16 valves producing 81.83 bhp @ 6,000 rpm and 114.7 Nm of torque @ 4,000 rpm; ARAI mileage at 17.19 km/l
  • Petrol gets a 5-speed manual transmission while the diesel gets a 6-speed manual transmission.
  • Interesting Fact: India hosted the world debut of the new i20 Active today, and of the second gen i20 in August 2014
  • While the engines and outputs are carried over from the Elite i20, their low- and mid-range torque delivery has been improved by 6 percent in case of petrol and 11 percent for the diesel.

Suspension, Brakes and Tires:

Hyundai i20 Active Diesel suspension Review

  • Front: McPherson strut with coil spring
  • Rear: Coupled torsion beam axle with coil spring, gas type shock absorbers
  • Disc brakes at the front and drum brakes at the rear
  • Tires: 195/55 R16 Alloy


Safety Features:

  • Dual front airbags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Smart pedal system (cuts of acceleration when accelerator and brake pedals are pressed simultaneously)
  • Rear defogger

Exterior Features:

  • Projector headlights with LED daytime running lamps
  • Cornering lights
  • Front and rear skid plates
  • Body cladding
  • Roof rails
  • New fuel lid
  • 16-inch diamond cut alloy wheels
  • Gloss black C-Pillars
  • Automatic headlights
  • Rear wiper and washer

Interior Features:

Hyundai i20 Active Orange interior press shots

  • Aluminium pedals
  • Aqua Blue interior or Black interior with Tangerine Orange inserts
  • New seat covers
  • Multifunction steering wheel
  • 2-DIN integrated music system with CD/MP3/Radio/USB/AUX-in/Bluetooth and 1 GB internal memory
  • 8-speaker system
  • Chilled glovebox
  • Automatic AC
  • Rear AC vents
  • Electrically adjustable door mirrors with power folding function
  • Rear view camera with parking sensors
  • Front armrest
  • Engine starter button and smart key
  • 60:40 folding rear seat

[Note: These features are seen on the top-end SX model.]

Hyundai i20 Active – Studio Image Gallery

Hyundai i20 Active with Tangerine Orange Interior – Image Gallery

Hyundai i20 Active with Aqua Blue Interior – Image Gallery

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