Rendering – Next gen Hyundai i20 gets sharper
Hyundai has commenced testing of the second generation i20 for a mid-2014 launch.A sharply designed front fascia, giving the car a more aggressive character. The redesigned hexagonal secondary air dam and the fog lamp enclosure are significant departures up front.
The profile would undergo an extensive change as depicted in the rendering, with the shoulder line shifting to a higher position. To mask the bulk, the hatchback would get stronger crease lines and blacked out C-Pillars. The rear is characterized by Auris-style boomerang tail lamps and a high loading lip.
The 2015 Hyundai i20 would be unveiled next year and its main European rival is the VW Polo. In India, the Grand i10′s entry with a diesel engine may elevate the i20′s positioning to the C Segment. It remains to be seen if the upgraded i20 adheres to small car rules, as the current car is dangerously close (in length) to 4m mark.
Just like the current car, the hatchback is expected to come packed with equipment, in convenience and safety, cascading from higher segments. 2015 Hyundai i20 gets sharper [Rendering]