Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Hyundai i20 Hatchback: Pics and Official Specs

Hyundai is preparing a successor for Getz hatchback - model i20.

Hyundai i20

Hyundai Motor will show popular hatchback Getz replacement at the Paris car show. Three door version of the compact will be presented early next year. Hyundai i20 built on a brand new platform. Compared with the predecessor, i20 dimensions a bit bigger.

New car comes with seven engines available - three petrol, 1.2, 1.4 and 1.6 liters and output of 78, 100 and 126 hp respectively, as well as four engine volume 1.4 and 1.6 liter and output of 75, 90, 115 and 128 hp. Three gearboxes available - five-and six-manual transmission or four-automatic.

Basic equipment includes six airbags, radio CD/MP3, multifunction steering wheel, climate system and keyless access. Sales start in early 2009.