Hyundai i10 was launched in year 2007 by South Koran manufacturer, Hyundai as a city car. The five-door hatchback has succeeded Hyundai Atos and carries a front engine layout with a front wheel drive. The car is driven currently in its second generation and was designed by Thomas Burkle. The car is very much similar to Hyundai Xcent (hatchback version) and Kia Picanto and offers both a 5-speed manual transmission and 4-speed automatic transmission.
Hyundai i10, the hatchback is powered by a single engine variant of 1.1-liter with Multi-point fuel injection system in it that consists of 1086 cc displacement. The 1.1-litre robust engine with dual continuous variable valve timing produces maximum power of 69 PS at 5500 rpm along with maximum torque of 99 Nm at 4500 rpm. The hatchback reaches to a maximum speed of 142 kmph accelerating from 0-100 kmph in 18.5 seconds time. The combined fuel consumption of Hyundai i10 is calculated to be 5.9 litres over 100 kilometres.
The stylish compact car, Hyundai i10 fascinates stylish and clean lines flowing from one end to rear making it more aerodynamic. The car is designed with long HID headlamps with front fog lamps that improves both your on road visibility and night vision as well. The micro roof aerial in integrated so as to provide a great radio reception. The rear fascia of Hyundai i10 involves LED tail lights with stylish rear spoiler. The large gaping air dams provides a better cooling efficiency to the hatchback. The overall dimensions carried by this hatchback are 3585 mm x 1595 mm x 1540 mm (L x W x H) alongside a wheelbase measuring 2380 mm.
The sporty hatchback consists of ergonomically designed interior features of metal finish which soothes your eyes. The audio player which is comprised of an FM, AM, Radio player in it with AUX and USB connectivity. The sound system with 2 front and 2 rear speakers deliver a mind-blowing sound quality The tilted steering wheel with adjustable driver's seat grants you utmost driving pleasure. The instrument panel and center fascia display is integrated with a tachometer, warning and indicators and multi-information display in it. Further comfort is granted by manual air conditioner with heater equipped in the car and power windows.
Safety in Hyundai i10 is ensured by its 4 channel anti-lock braking system which not only boosts the braking efficiency of car but also stabilizes it on high speeds. The reverse parking sensors alerts you when you get too close to an obstacle and makes it easy for you while parking in tight spaces. The driver and passenger airbags protects you during a collision. Front braking in Hyundai i10 is handled by solid disc brakes and rear braking is handled by drum brakes. Rest of the safety is provided by engine immobilizer, central locking, front fog lamps and more.
The harmonious and spacious car, Hyundai i10 provides you an exceptional value for money and is well suited to serve as a city car. It is one of the most efficient and skilfully crafted car in the segment which does everything that a dedicated entry level hatchback is supposed to deliver.
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