Hyundai Brings Out The Grand i10 SportZ Edition in India
Celebrating the first anniversary of the Grand i10, Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has launched a limited sports edition, Hyundai Grand i10 SportZ. Keeping track with the name the new limited edition gets a few changes that are expected to lend the car a sportier feel.
Speaking on the introduction of SportZ Edition, Rakesh Srivastava, Senior Vice-President, marketing and sales, HMIL, said, “Grand has created a new benchmark in the automotive industry by foraying into the list of top five most selling brands in India within the first month of full production. We achieved a milestone with the delivery of 100,000 Hyundai Grand cars within 10 months of its launch making it the fastest car to achieve this landmark in India.”
The Grand SportZ Edition gets loads of sporty and high-tech features like the 14-inch diamond cut alloy wheels, Bluetooth-connectivity, steering mounted audio and Bluetooth controls, leather wrap on steering wheel, rear spoiler, B-Pillar blackout along with body graphics. Moreover, the interiors of the car have been further enhanced with premium full cloth upholstery and is crafted in tones of red.
On the mechanical front, the new edition of Grand i10 retains the same 1.1 litre CRDi diesel engine and the 1.2 litre Kappa petrol.The petrol engine can churn out a higher power of 83 PS and 116 Nm torque and the diesel model delivers 71 PS power and 163 Nm of torque.
Grand SportZ Edition petrol has been priced at Rs. 5,11,550 and the diesel version gets a price tag of Rs. 5,98,554 (ex-showroom Delhi). Recently, the company also launched Elite i20 which according to the new sales reports has been receiving overwhelming response in the country.
Elite i20 comes in both petrol and diesel engine options in India. Under the hood, the car packs 1.2 litre petrol engine and 1.4 litre CRDi diesel motor. While the petrol engine of Elite i20 can churn out 83 PS of power and peak torque of 114 Nm, the diesel motor is tuned to generate 90 PS of power and peak torque of 220 Nm