Hyundai India has silently introduced the Elite i20 with 6 airbags in the top-end trim of the hatchback in both petrol and diesel engines. The Korean car manufacturer has also launched a 4-speed automatic variant of the Magna which is priced at Rs. 9.01 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. The Elite i20 Asta (O) with 6 airbags carries a priced tag of Rs 7.75 lakh ex-showroom, Delhi for petrol motor, while the diesel variant is priced at Rs. 8,99 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi.
The new Elite i20 AT is powered by a 1.4-litre, dual VTVT, petrol engine that develops 98 hp of maximum power and 132 Nm of peak torque, paired to a 4-speed torque converter unit. The Asta (O) has no changes and gets 1.2 L, Kappa, dual VTVT petrol unit mated to a 5-speed manual transmission.
The Magna AT is offered with other safety equipment such as ABS, rear camera with sensors and dual airbags. The car also gets an infotainment system with a touchscreen display and Bluetooth connectivity. The carmaker has also equipped the Elite i20 Magna AT with alloy wheels, seatbelt height adjustment, multifunction steering wheel and flip key.
And like all Hyundai models, build quality is top-notch. Planning to buy an automatic hatchback? This may just be the pick for you.