The second generation brainchild of Hyundai, dawned to be Hyundai Grand i10 was launched in 2013 by the South Korean automaker. The 5 door hatchback B segment vehicle flows to flaunt its interior and exteriors very gracefully through the chrome coated radiator grille mouldered with sporty waistline upbringing, as well as black roof rails, chrome door handles to add to its pampered designing. The aerodynamic bumper reduces forward air resistance to cast a stable forward drive with the sporty and trendy 14-inch alloy wheels to prove all that it claims to be.
The artistic innovation broods life, makes a statement through its premium and spacious interiors making it a poison for its rivals in the segment. It has been styled with a large legroom and trunk space with multi storage features like map pockets, front passenger seat pockets, 2 cupholders, making it reflect your convenience. The bucket type seating has been shimmered with air ventilations to lift you off the ride into an all-cool experience.
Engineered with optimum performance and mileage deliverance through the 1.0-litre and 1.2-litre Kappa MPI Gasoline 4-Inline Cylinder 16 Valve engine with both manual and automatic transmission to gear up for a power an torque to favour the output with 66 PS at 5500 rpm and 94 Nm at 3500 rpm for the former, while 87 PS at 6000 rpm and at 4000 rpm for the latter to project out the best. The passenger safety has been well attended through 5 seat-belts, dual airbags for front seat passenger and driver, front fog lamps, rear defogger, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), Immobilizer, Keyless entry, central locking, reverse parking sensors and Rear Parking Assist System (RPAS). The reinforced body structure is made of anti-corrosive steel to heighten its robustness as well as rigidity.
The Kappa 1.2-litre MPi gasoline engine of Hyundai Grand i10 runs across with a decent mileage of 17.18 kmpl within city area and 19 kmpl over highways while for the 1.0-litres variant to firmly grip the road delivers a combined fuel consumption value of 21.1 kmpl making it one of the most fuel efficient drives made available on the roads today.
Hyundai Grand i10 houses Kappa 1.2-litre MPi 1,197 cc 4-inline cylinders 16-valve gasoline engine to deliver a peak power of 87 PS at 6000 rpm and inline with a maximum torque clocking 120 Nm at 4000 rpm accessed with both Manual and Automatic type of transmissions for this fuel efficient rider. While, the 1.0-litre S 4AT trim lashes the shores with a peak power of 66 PS at 5500 rpm and torque value of 94 Nm at 3500 rpm.
The 1.0-litre 4 speed AT engine takes roughly 15.6 seconds to breach the checkpoint of 0-100 kmph mark reaching a top speed of 155 kmph while for the higher 1.2-litre Kappa engine it runs accelerating over 0-100 kmph for 12 seconds to capture the 165 kmph value.
The world is changing rapidly and so is the language of travel. The new i10 spreads its wings eyeing the world with chrome coated radiator grille that runs into newly designed headlight to display the fun dipped roads having an added elegance of safety with improved visibility. Cradled to leave an everlasting impression in just a glimpse, it has aerodynamically sculpted outside mirrors with LED repeaters, chrome coated door handles with a premium look, integrated rear spoiler turning heads towards it while hitting the roads. The rear combination lamps also add to the style statement. Uniquely designed black and chrome diamond cut 14-inch alloy wheels impart the distinction from its breed of vehicles. Some features like the roof antenna, rear bumper reflector are the sleek profiles to ensure seamless connectivity and safety to follow respectively.
Hyundai Grand i10 is flaunted through the measures of 3765 mm length, 1660 mm width, 1520 mm height and a ground clearance of 165 mm. The wheelbase of this hatchback measures at 2425 mm keeping ample legroom at your service.
The comfort rich interior in two tone, gives it the sport badge. It responds to every style quotient that runs in your mind, with its feature packed blue illuminated interiors, metal finished door handles, front and rear door pockets. The bucket type front seats as well as cushioned rear seats with adjustable headrests define leisure rephrasing it. The weekend luggage can be loaded with bench folding functions for an ample boot space putting a smile on your face. Leather wrapped steering wheel and gear shift adds grace to its ambiance. The instrument panel is dressed in warning and indicators for low fuel and driver seat belt, digital clock, dual trip-meter, engine running time and average vehicle speed. The discovery shall remain incomplete if it had not been instilled with an in built AM/FM radio, and Audio Video navigation system with rear view camera to refresh as well as be your guide at the same time.
The 5 passenger bucket seat comfort extends to cast the shade of jollity through its numerous features brought about by seamlessly integrated seat storage pockets, glove-box to be your Saviour when the heat turns against you and front seat adjustment to offer excellent riding. Also the floor console offers 2 cupholders big enough to make space for 1 litre bottles. The luggage area is blessed with luggage lamp to light it up and let your belongings and luggage be located in perfect shape. The Hi-tech engine start stop button also limits your world to touch enable to hypnotize it over your verse.
The interiors for an occupancy of 5 passengers offers 256-litres of boot capacity to its last breath to offer your luggage a perfect companionship.
Hyundai Grand i10 built over Kappa 1.2-litre MPi 1197 cc 4-inline cylinders 16 V gasoline engine delivers a peak power of 87 PS at 6000 rpm and torque to support at 120 Nm at 4000 rpm accessed with both Manual and automatic type of transmissions for this fuel efficient ride. While, the 1.0-litre S 4AT trim samples with a peak power of 66 PS at 5500 rpm and torque value of 94 Nm at 3500 rpm heading with optimum level performance.
Its decent entertainment features through the 2-DIN integrated radio, CD player, MP3, 4 speakers ( 2 front and 2 rear), AUX and USB ports and Blue-tooth connectivity let the adventure happen on its own for a lasting journey. The leather wrapped steering wheel houses controls for this audio video functionality (a feature which is rarely seen in cars of this segment).
This hatchback offers standard 14-inch alloy wheels with 165/65 R14 tyres to fetch the thrill that awaits you in the long strands of the journey.
The exuberant dynamic hatchback clutches control with front enabled disc brakes and drum brakes on rear wheels for safe and secure drive cloud. The McPherson Strut type front suspension and coupled Torsion Beam type rear suspension of this vehicle makes sure that the vehicle is well-handled at high speeds without thwarting. The Anti-Lock brake system helps it retain its stability amidst panic stricken drifting stances.
Safety makes a call through features which become a metaphor for the dual airbags for driver and front seat passenger, 5 seatbelts, Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), front fog lamps, immobilizer, central locking, keyless entry as well as reverse parking sensors. The Rear defogger makes the vehicle focus on the cuts and trims of the road left to be familiarized with giving way to visibility defeating the foggy weather. The Rear Parking Assist System (RPAS) keeps you aware of your near far things folding around you and detects obstructions while reversing. The reinforced external makeup of anti-corrosive steel using ring structure application gives name to its muscularity and strength.
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