Hyundai i20: Freshly cut

Offenbach, August 1, 2014

In the battle for the best places in the small car sales charts, the cards are reshuffled. Just now Toyota has lifted the Yaris, the new generations of Opel Corsa and Skoda Fabia are still standing in 2014 at the dealership. In February 2015, the successor to the Mazda 2 All fresh models appears we can experience the first time at the Paris Motor Show ( October 4 to 19 2014). To date the little ones also meets the upcoming Hyundai i20 added. From the manufacturer has now released his first drawings. Photos and information should only follow to the fair? Facts at new cars unfortunately is now gone over to the Hyundai salami tactics.

The look of the i30

The sketches show that the i20 its bigger brother i30 is much more similar. For the Short 's facial expression changes from " cuddly " direction " saucy ". Much more prominent and more confident grins the hexagon radiator grille at the viewer. The long hood now bulges on the sides slightly upwards, which makes the Koreans appear flatter. A fashionable detail in the side line is the optically discontinuous C-pillar? this design trick used for example in the new BMW i3.

No information about the engines

When selecting the motor, there should be no major surprises at the upcoming i20. At present, a 1.2 - liter gasoline engine with 86 hp, a 1.4 - liter petrol with 101 hp and a 75 hp 1.1-liter diesel are available. What is the cost for the new generation i20, Hyundai reveals is currently not implemented, the current model can take for at least 11,650 euros. Interesting is also the question of what the Kia Rio, the platform - brother of the Hyundai i20, happens. The Rio is on the market since 2012 and as a facelift is conceivable occasion of the Paris Motor Show . (HD)