2016 Hyundai Elantra records 1100 bookings and 18000 enquiries

New sedan offering from the Korean carmaker receives overwhelming response within six weeks of launch

By: | Published: October 6, 2016 2:53 PM
2016 Hyundai Elantra records 1100 bookings and 18000 enquiries 2016 Hyundai Elantra records 1100 bookings and 18000 enquiries

Hyundai has received an overwhelming response for the recently introduced sixth-generation Elantra that has a starting price tag of Rs 12.99 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. The company has registered 1100 bookings and 18000 enquiries for the premium sedan. On making this accomplishment, Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. VP, Sales & Marketing - Hyundai Motor India Ltd expressed, “We are overwhelmed with the positive customer response and strong appreciation to the All New Elantra, making it a huge success in India. Hyundai’s all-new Elantra has taken the pole position as a trendsetter in the industry by creating a new benchmark on prestige in the segment. All around excellence and great experience are the true expressions that are associated with the all-new Elantra. We thank our customers and reaffirm our commitment to the customers by reducing the waiting period for Elantra so as to love and enjoy new world-class products.”

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The Elantra comes with a big signature hexagonal grille, HID projector headlamps with LED DRLs, body coloured ORVMs with turn indicators and electric sunroof. Inside the cabin, the sedan gets all-black interior, 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system, dual-zone automatic climate control, cruise control, 10-way electrically adjustable seat with electric lumbar support and start/stop button. Safety features include six airbags, ABS, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), and Hill Start Assist (HSA) on the top-end SX(O) variant.

The sixth-generation Elantra is powered by two engine options - a 2.0 L 4-cylinder, dual VTVT petrol developing 150 hp and a 1.6 L CRDi, diesel (same unit as the Hyundai Verna 4S) producing 126 hp of power. Both engines are mated to their respective 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmissions. Rated fuel efficiency of the petrol variants is 14 km/l and that of the diesel trims is 22.5 km/l.

Hyundai Elantra Prices and Variants: -

Petrol:-

  • Hyundai Elantra S: Rs. 12.99 lakh
  • Hyundai Elantra SX: Rs.14.79 lakh
  • Hyundai Elantra SX AT: Rs. 15.89 lakh
  • Hyundai Elantra SX (O): Rs. 16.59 lakh
  • Hyundai Elantra SX (O) AT: Rs. 17.99 lakh

Diesel:-

  • Hyundai Elantra S: Rs. 14.79 lakh
  • Hyundai Elantra SX: Rs. 16.39 lakh
  • Hyundai Elantra SX AT: Rs. 17.69 lakh
  • Hyundai Elantra SX (O): Rs. 19.19 lakh

All prices are ex-showroom, Delhi