Hyundai Motor India announced, on December 14 (Monday), that the latest Hyundai i20 received a great response in the Indian market. The company also announced that it received 30,000 bookings in just 40 days – since its launch on 5th November in India.
The 2020 i20 had strong traction in the market in just its starting weeks, and even though it has a premium price, its long list of updates and upgrades have attracted potential buyers towards it. Therefore, the bookings are increasing so much.
Here’s What Top Management Has To Say
Tarun Garg – The Director of Sales, Marketing & Service of Hyundai India said that they’re happy to see so much interest among the buyers and to receive 30,000 bookings for the new i20.
He also mentioned that the company received around 85% bookings just for the higher variants of the 2020 i20. This shows the current buying trend among Indian automobile buyers. He also added that after a great festive season, the company delivered the all-new 2020 i20 to 10,000 customers already.
November 2020 Sales
Hyundai i20 saw an almost 10% increase in its sale in the last month (November 2020) owing to its solid performance. Hyundai India also stated that it sold 48,000 units of the new i20 in just November.
Engine & Dimensions of 2020 Hyundai i20
The customers can buy the new i20 with either a petrol or diesel engine option along with a manual transmission – IVT, DCT and the segment-first iMT option.
In comparison with the Elite i20, the new i20 is longer and wider but has an equivalent height – 3995 mm X 1775 mm X 1505 mm (LXBXH). Apart from that, the new model has a bigger wheelbase at 2580 mm (an increase of 10 mm).
Safety Features of 2020 Hyundai i20
The company has announced that the new i20 has 66% high-strength steel, making it lighter, stronger and improves its crashworthiness. The new model offers other key safety features such as six segment-best airbags, Electronic Stability Control, Vehicle Stability Management, Rear Parking Camera, Hill Assist Control, etc.
Features of 2020 Hyundai i20
Being a Hyundai i20, the new model is loaded with a mile-long list of features: air purifier (oxy boost), rear AC vents, climate control, segment-first sunroof and many more.