Power boost for the Korea Golf

Offenbach, March 20, 2015

The Hyundai family is growing: now extended the Korean automaker 's model range of the compact VW Golf opponent i30 is a new turbo - top version. The current update is the coupe and five-door hatchback benefit, between the most Normalo Golf and the Golf GTI.

Technical specifications and performance data

The heart of the Hyundai i30 Turbo forms a 186-hp turbocharged version of the familiar 1.6 - liter gasoline engine. The four-cylinder is a maximum torque of 265 Newton meters free. In 8.0 seconds, the i30 Turbo thereby accelerated from zero to 100 km / h and on it goes up to a top speed of 219 km / h. Power transmission is a six-speed manual transmission.

Accents outdoor

A newly designed matt black grille with silver frame, side vents and horizontally arranged LED daytime running lights raise the i30 turbo - face from the standard versions. At the rear, its twin sports exhaust system that catches your eye. In addition, the filler is on 18-inch alloy wheels. Colorful accents in red and silver can be found, among others, the spoiler lip and rear diffuser.

Sporty standard equipment

Sporty interior character shows the new compact athletes, among others, pedals in aluminum look and in a manner specific to the Turbo i30 instrument display. There are the red stitching on the perforated leather sports steering wheel, leather shift knob and on the door panels. The standard sports seats with black and red fabric and leather upholstery are according to Hyundai offer more lateral support than the standard stalls.

special Features

The standard equipment of the top model also includes a sport suspension, bi-xenon headlights, a heated steering wheel, dual-zone automatic climate control and a rear parking aid. The list of options can be found, for example, a radio navigation system including rear-view camera ( 1,300 euros ), a panoramic glass sunroof ( 1,200 euros ) and a smart key package for 750 euros, which is a keyless entry system, a start - stop button, includes an electric parking brake and automatic folding exterior mirrors.

Prices for launch

The prices of the new Hyundai i30 Turbo start at € 23,150 for the coupe. The five-door hatchback is available from 23,850 euros from the merchants. Thus, the Koreans is priced below the level of a 150-hp Golf. In addition, the i30 Turbo undercuts the base price of a Golf GTI by around 5,000 euros. He can also clearly make 220 ​​hp and 320 Newton meters of a two-liter turbo four-cylinder gasoline but more . (ml)