Hyundai Grand i10 Nios (File Photo)
Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, the third-generation of Grand i10 model, will be launched in India on August 20. The automaker has already started bookings for the grand i10 Nios in India across its dealerships in the country. The booking amount for grand i10 Nios has been set at Rs 11,000. According to report of NDTV’s carandbike, Hyundai Grand i10 Nios has started arriving at dealerships. Yes, you read it right.
According to NDTV’s carandbike report, the images emerged online show the new Grand i10 Nios at what seems to be a dealer yard and gives a clearer look at the exterior. It is worth mentioning here that the Grand i10 Nios will be making world debut in India with the European launch planned at the Frankfurt Motors Show in September this year.
The new Grand i10 Nios comes in a dynamic look. The upfront of the grand i10 Nios gets "cascading grille". The rear looks sporty with the low and wide proportioned bumper. On the inside, the cabin of grand i10 Nios is compact yet spacious with the upper C pad appearing to be floating on the lower C pad.
The Grand i10 Nios will come equipped with one petrol and one diesel engine option. The 1,197cc 4-cylinder petrol motor will produce 83PS and 116Nm. The petrol motor will be BSVI compliant at launch. On the other hand, the 1,186cc 3-cylinder diesel engine churns out 75PS and 194Nm. However, Hyundai says that this and the diesel motor will be retuned for improved low-end performance and better fuel efficiency. Both engines will be available in two options i.e. with a 5-speed manual gearbox and also with the 5-speed automatic transmission (AMT).
The Hyundai Grand i10 Nios will be available in six colours - Fiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal and Alpha Blue. When it launches, the Hyundai Grand i10 Nios will compete against Maruti Suzuki Swift, Tata Tiago and Ford Figo in the Indian market. Prices are expected to be Rs 30,000 to Rs 50,000 over the current Grand i10.