Update for the Hyundai i40 combi

Offenbach, June 2, 2015

With a number of changes Hyundai i40 combi starts into the new model year. The optical touch-ups include a new grille, a new front bumper and revised headlights with LED daytime running lights. At the rear, the changes fall very moderate, here the LED taillights were modified in first line.

Optional bi-xenon headlamps

Of particular interest is the new option list, the first time now includes Bi - Xenon headlamps and a high-beam assistant. In addition, a camera-based traffic sign recognition is going to have the speed limit and overtaking on the multifunction display. The traction control system has been extended to a torque vectoring function. And: There are also adaptive shock absorbers for the rear axle available.

With seven-speed dual clutch transmission

In the engine program remain two petrol engines and two diesel engines, all engines now meet the Euro 6 standard. A highlight is a new seven-speed dual-clutch transmission, which is offered in conjunction with the strengthened from 135 to 141 hp 1.7-liter CRDi diesel. With him compared to the previous six-speed automatic transmission decreases the consumption of 5.6 to 4.9 liters per 100 kilometers.

Top gasoline engine with less power

It starts with how far the 1.6-liter GDI petrol engine with 135 hp. Furthermore ranked the 2.0 liter GDI, its performance has been reduced from 177 hp to 164 hp ?? for the inaugural thanks to an optimized torque curve is now to be better. Optionally include a six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic is available for the top petrol.

From 24 790 Euro, four-door deleted

The Hyundai i40 Combi is available for purchase with prices starting at 24,790 euros. He is 850 euros more expensive than before. The combination is the Hyundai - middle class alone represented in the future as the four-door i40 in Germany is removed from the program . ( hd )