The Hyundai Grand i10 Nios has been launched in India at an attractive starting price of INR 5 lakh*. In comparison, the second-gen model, which is sold without the 'Nios' suffix, retails at INR 4.98 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) onwards.
The Hyundai Grand i10 Nios measures 3,805 mm in length, 1,680 mm in width and 1,520 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 2,450 mm. Its fuel tank capacity is 37 litres. It is available in five different trims, namely Era, Magna, Sportz, Sportz Dual Tobe and Asta. It packs a number of eye-catching exterior features such as swept-back projector headlamps, boomerang-shaped LED DRLs, glossy black Cascading radiator grille, 15-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels, G-i10 branding on C-pillar and rear skid plate. The car comes with a number of segment-first features as well, such as projector fog lamps, integrated roof rails and shark fin antenna.
Hyundai offers the Grand i10 Nios with a 1.2-litre naturally aspirated four-cylinder petrol engine churning out 83 PS of maximum power at 6,000 rpm and 114 Nm of peak torque at 4,000 rpm and a 1.2-litre turbocharged three-cylinder diesel engine delivering 75 PS at 4,000 rpm and 190 Nm of torque at 1,750-2,250 rpm. 5-speed manual and 5-speed automated manual are the transmission choices and they are common to both the engines. The fuel economy ratings (ARAI) stand at 20.7 km/l for the petrol-MT combination, 20.5 km/l (AMT) for the petrol-AMT combination and 26.2 km/l for the diesel-MT and diesel- AMT combinations.
On the inside, new-gen Grand i10 Nios packs a digital speedometer and cluster with embedded MID, rear AC vents, an 8-inch touch screen infotainment system which offers Apple CarPlay and Android Auto support, Voice Recognition function and i-Blue Smartphone App support, and first-in-segment wireless phone charging and Arkamys Premium Sound System with four modes to choose from - Natural, Live, Lounge and Club.
On the safety front, the Grand i10 Nios packs features such as ABS with EBD, dual front airbags, rear parking sensors and seat belt pretensioner with load limiter as standard. Impact sensing auto door unlock, rear parking camera and speed sensing auto door lock are included in select configurations.
The Hyundai Grand i10 Nios is available in 6 colour options which include 3 new colours, namely Aqua Teal, Alpha Blue and Titan Grey, and three carried over colours - Polar White, Typhoon Silver and Fiery Red. Also, on selecting Polar White DT or Aqua Teal, there is a dual-tone scheme option in which the roof comes painted in black.