2020 Hyundai i20 India launch highlights: New design, engine options, BlueLink features, price

New Hyundai i20 India Launch, 3rd-gen Hyundai i20 Price: The new i20 gets a fresh new design, three engine options including diesel, five transmission options including Hyundai's iMT, and dual colour exterior colour options.

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2020 Hyundai i20 India Launch Live, New Gen Hyundai i20 Price in India

New Hyundai i20 India Launch Highlights: 2020 Hyundai i20 has been rolled out in our market today boasting a whole new look and design, along with the addition of an array of new features. The European-spec i20 was revealed earlier this year and the Indian version too was unveiled fully a few days back when Hyundai opened bookings for its new premium hatchback. The 2020 i20 offers three engine options, five transmission options, and like the Hyundai Venue and Kia Sonet, the i20 now also has BlueLink Internet-connected features.

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    13:27 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 walkaround video

    13:27 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 prices & bookings

    The prices for the new 2020 Hyundai i20 start at Rs 6,79,900 for the 1.2-litre petrol with a manual gearbox and go up to Rs 11,17,900 for the turbo petrol with a seven-speed DCT transmission. These are ex-showroom - pan India introductory prices and will be applicable until 31st December 2020.

    The new 2020 i20 has already raked in over 10,000 bookings in the past few days. 

    13:21 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    Variants and colours

    The new 2020 Hyundai i20 will broadly be available in four variants – Magna, Sportz, Asta, and Asta (O). The new i20 will get six colour options – Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Fiery Red, Starry Night, and Metallic Copper, plus two dual-tone options – Polar White with Black roof, and Fiery Red with black roof.

    13:20 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 engine & transmission

    2020 Hyundai i20 engine options include - 1.2-litre MPI engine that makes 82 hp and 115 Nm of torque, a 1.5-litre diesel engine with 98 hp and 240 Nm of torque, and a 1.0-litre turbo petrol engine that develops 120 hp and 172 Nm. Transmission options for the new i20 will include IVT, 7DCT, iMT, and a five- & six-manual.

    13:11 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 dimensions and boot capacity

    Length - 3,995 mmWidth - 1,775 mmHeight - 1,505 mmWheelbase - 2,580 mm

    Boot capacity - 311 litres 

    12:39 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 launched!

    2020 Hyundai i20 has been launched at an introductory price of Rs 6,79,900 (ex-showroom, pan India)

    12:35 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 engines

    The new i20 will offer options of a 1.2-litre MPI engine that makes 82 hp and 115 Nm of torque, a 1.5-litre turbocharged diesel engine with 98 hp and 240 Nm of torque, and a 1.0-litre turbo petrol engine that develops 120 hp and 172 Nm. Transmission options for the new i20 will include IVT, 7DCT, iMT, and manual.

    12:29 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 features

    The highlight of the 2020 Hyundai i20's feature list is BlueLink Internet-connected features which include remote functions, safety, security and convenience features. It gets blue ambient light, and air purifier as well. The instrument cluster also boasts a new design and features turn-by-turn navigation. It gets a seven-speaker Bose audio system. The boot capacity is 311 litres.

    12:17 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 warranty

    The 2020 Hyundai i20 will offer up to a five-year warranty, three-year roadside assistance, three-year BlueLink subscription, and a claimed lowest maintenance cost. Hyundai i20 will also be able to choose from a wide variety of accessories.

    12:14 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    Hyundai market share

    Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, Hyundai had a good sales performance and also launched four new cars this year - Aura, Creta, Verna, and Tuscon. Hyundai's India market share in 2019 stood at 17.3% and increase to 17.6% in 2020 - Virat Khullar, Group Head Marketing, Hyundai Motor Company India

    12:07 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 underway

    We are preparing for the recovery of the automobile industry. We plan to boost the competitiveness of our car models through innovation and Hyundai Motor Company will also be a pioneer in eco-friendly mobility. The company will introduce 44 EVs worldwide by 2025, Won Hee Lee, President & CEO, Hyundai Motor Company.

    12:00 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    Where to watch

    11:56 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 expected price

    The current model of the Hyundai i20 is priced at Rs 5.6 lakh (ex-showroom) and considering Hyundai’s pricing of its recent products, the new 2020 i20 is expected to be priced competitively as well. However, with the added features and the turbo variant, the top of the line model is likely to be priced at about Rs 9.5 lakh (ex-showroom).

    11:37 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 India launch - Where to watch

    Hyundai will be live streaming the launch of the new 2020 Hyundai i20 in India today at 1200 hrs.

    11:34 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    Hyundai i20 origin story

    Watch the origin story of the Hyundai i20 with Seon Seob Kim, MD & CEO

    11:29 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 features

    Hyundai will most likely equip the higher variants of the 2020 i20 with its BlueLink connected car tech. The features with the new BlueLink 1.5 version would include a virtual assistant that can be activated with the wake word ‘Hey BlueLink’ voice command. Like the new Creta, the i20 is likely to offer similar features that include safety, security, remote access, vehicle management, location-based services, smartwatch access, among others.

    11:20 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 colour options

    The new i20 will get six colour options – Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Fiery Red, Starry Night, and Metallic Copper, plus two dual-tone options – Polar White with Black roof, and Fiery Red with black roof.

    11:12 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 engine options

    The new i20 is likely to come with the same engine options as the Venue subcompact SUV. The petrol offering would likely be a 1.2-litre MPI engine that makes 82 hp and 115 Nm of torque. The diesel variants would come powered by a 1.5-litre turbocharged engine with 98 hp and 240 Nm of torque. The third option would be a 1.0-litre turbo petrol engine that develops 120 hp and 172 Nm. Transmission options for the new i20 will include IVT, 7DCT, iMT, and manual.

    11:06 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20 design

    Hyundai’s latest-generation models across the globe have been following a new aggressive and sharp design language. The all-new i20 is no exception to the list. With  ‘Z’ theme design cues that are visible on multiple parts of the vehicle, Hyundai is calling its new design language ‘Sensuous Sportiness’. 

    11:04 (IST)05 Nov 2020
    2020 Hyundai i20

    The new 2020 Hyundai i20 will broadly be available in four variants – Magna, Sportz, Asta, and Asta (O) variants. It’ll get options of BS6 petrol, diesel, and turbo petrol engines with transmission options that include a manual, CVT, DCT, and Hyundai clutchless manual transmission that is also available in the Hyundai Venue, and Kia Sonet.

    The older-gen i20 was called the “Elite i20” as it differed from its European counterpart. Additionally, Hyundai wanted to stamp the i20 as a premium hatchback model in India. With the new model, Hyundai has dropped the “Elite” prefix to the name. The all-new i20 will rival the likes of the Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Tata Altroz, Honda Jazz and the Volkswagen Polo.

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