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The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 – All You Need to Know about it.

Undoubtedly, the Hyundai Elite i20 is easily among the most successful premium hatchbacks in India of late. Thanks to its decent engines, spacious interior, world-class design and great after sales support of Hyundai Motor India Ltd, the Elite i20 has found many buyers. That said, the new Maruti Baleno, which went on sale in the year 2015, has been taking away the i20’s customer base. However, now things are likely to change with Hyundai India launching a facelift version of its premium hatchback. The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 facelift quite obviously comes with additional features. It also gets some cosmetic updates to spice up both the exterior and the interior. The elite i20 starts at a price of  Rs 5.36 lakh. Read further to know more on the 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift Launch Date, Price and Specifications and more.

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The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20


The base mode- the Era, gets a considerable price cut. Talking about the Magna trim, it misses out on some features and becomes Magna Executive. However, it  comes at a more attractive price now. Also, even the Sportz trim will no longer come with reverse parking sensors and camera. The Asta trim will not offer automatic headlamps and diamond-cut alloys.However, Hyundai has introduced an Asta Dual Tone paint scheme option, which gets dual-tone paint. Also, Asta (O) comes with six airbags and a seven-inch AVN with touchscreen navigation. Sportz (O) trim has been discontinued.

Something worth mentioning in the  addition to the list, the new 7-inch infotainment system is compatible with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Mirror Link. The Asta(O) also offers a stunning dual-tone body color option. Interior of the 2017 Elite i20 comes in black and orange combination.

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift India- Price

Minimum Price Rs 5,36,624
Maximum Price Rs 9,09,064

The prices of the entry-level models have come down. However,  the top-end model will get a price increase. We wil mention the complete price list at the end of this article.

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift India- Specifications

Engine Type/ Displacement1.2-litre Petrol; 1.4-litre Petrol; 1.4-litre Diesel
Power81.3 BHP; 99 BHP; 88.7 BHP
Torque115 Nm; 132 Nm; 220 Nm
Top Speed170 KMPH; 184 KMPH; 180 KMPH
Acceleration (0-100 km/h)Info not available
Transmission5-Speed Manual; 4-Speed Auto; 6-Speed Manual
MileageUpto 19 KMPL; Upto 18 KMPL; Upto 22.5 KMPL
Air Conditioner TypeAutomatic Climate Control
Power WindowsYes (4)
Central LockingYes
Steering Audio ControlsYes
Audio SystemYes (2-DIN Touchscreen)
AirbagsYes (6)

The engine of the 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 facelift will have the same as that of the current model. Hence,  the 2017 Elite i20 petrol will come with a 1.2 Litre engine option and the Diesel model will get a 1.4 Litre engine. Adding to this, the 2017 i20 will be also retain the 1.4 Litre petrol engine which comes with a 4-speed Automatic gearbox.  All other petrol variants get a 5-speed manual transmission, while the Diesel engine comes with a 6-speed manual gear box. All the models will continue to have a front wheel drive (FWD) configuration.


The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift India- Mileage

Petrol13 KMPL – 19 KMPL
Diesel 22.5 KMPL

Since the engines will remain the same, even the mileage will remain unchanged. The 1.2 petrol model of the i20 can return upto 19 KMPL. Whereas, the automatic model’s mileage can go from 13 KMPL to 18 KMPL. The Diesel engine can would more than 22 KMPL.

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift India- Exteriors and Interiors

The 2017 model Hyundai Elite i20  gets a set of minor visual updates. It is very likely that these cosmetic changes will be reserved for the top-end Asta(O) trim. The top end model will get a dual tone exterior that will have get a black roof for red and white paints. It would also have a black interior theme. Also, the 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 facelift’s top-end trim will have a new design diamond-cut alloys. The interior will have a longer list of features. A major addition being a new 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system. The new system supports Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and Mirror Link.


The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift India- Colors

The new 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 will be available in the following colors-

  • Polar White
  • Star Dust
  • Pristine Blue
  • Red Passion
  • Phantom Black
  • Silver

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift India- Price Lift

1.2 Petrol MT Era Rs 5,36,624
1.2 Petrol MT Magna Executive Rs 5,99,990
1.2 Petrol MT Spots Rs 6.47,209
1.2 Petrol MT Asta Rs 7,00,623
1.2 Petrol MT Asta Dual Tone Rs 7,25,624
1.2 Petrol MT Asta (O) Rs 7,83,065
1.4 Petrol AT Magna Rs 9,09,064
1.4 Diesel MT Era Rs 6,66,629
1.4 Diesel MT Magna Executive Rs 7,22,198
1.4 Diesel MT Sportz Rs 7,69,197
1.4 Diesel MT Asta Rs 8,26,464
1.4 Diesel MT Asta Dual Tone Rs 8,51,465
1.4 Diesel MT Asta (O) Rs 9,07,235

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift India- Warranty

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20  comes with a basic warranty of 2 Years/Unlimited Kilometres.


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