Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS launched at Rs. 5 lakh
Expanding its four-wheelers line-up, Hyundai has launched the Grand i10 NIOS in India. The all-new hatchback is available in five variants and comes at a starting price of Rs. 4.99 lakh. Notably, it is offered in BS6-compliant petrol and diesel engine options along with a manual gearbox and optional AMT. Here's our roundup.
Up front, the Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS sports a cascading grille with rectangular air intakes, body-colored ORVMs, blacked-out roof rails, and 15-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels. For lighting, it houses projector headlamps along with boomerang-shaped LED DRLs, fog lamps, and LED taillamps. Moreover, the hatchback is offered in six monotone and two dual-tone color options.
Inside, the five-seater Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS sports a dual-tone cabin with grey and beige layout, rear AC vents, and a multifunctional steering wheel. The cabin sports an 8-inch infotainment system with connectivity features like Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Further, it comes with Arkamys sound system and offers features such as voice recognition, USB charging, and optional wireless charging.
The Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS is offered in BS6-compliant 1.2-liter petrol and diesel engine options. The petrol engine puts out 83PS of power and 114Nm of peak torque, while the diesel unit produces 75PS power and 192Nm peak torque. Furthermore, the petrol unit offers a mileage of 20.7kmpl, while the diesel mill promises 26.2kmpl.
For braking performance, the Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS comes equipped with disc brakes on the front and drum brakes on the rear wheels. It also gets ABS and EBD for better road handling. The hatchback sports dual front airbags, rear parking sensors, a rearview camera for parking assistance, and engine immobilizer for anti-theft provisions.
As for the pocket pinch, the petrol-based Era variant starts at Rs. 4.99 lakh, while the diesel-powered Magna model starts at Rs. 6.70 lakh. Similarly, the top-end Asta variant costs Rs. 7.13 lakh and Rs. 7.99 lakh for petrol and diesel models, respectively. At this price point, the hatchback goes up against rivals such as Maruti Suzuki Swift, Ford Figo, and Toyota Glanza.