Hyundai launches the Aura facelift in India

Hyundai launches the Aura facelift in India

Hyundai launches the Aura facelift in India with introductory costs ranging from ₹6.29 lakh for the bottom petrol E variant and going as much as ₹8.87 lakh for the CNG SX variant. The Korean automaker has opened bookings for the facelifted Aura this month, for a token quantity of ₹11,000.

Hyundai lately additionally launched the facelifted Grand i10 Nios. 

The Aura now sports activities a brand new front-end design with a extra upright nostril and a two-part grille. The compact sedan additionally will get new inverted L-shaped LED DRLs housed on the edges of the bumper, though it now misses out on fog lamps. It, nevertheless, doesn’t see any adjustments alongside the perimeters or the rear, because it continues with the identical design for the 15-inch alloy wheels and LED tail-lights. The facelifted Aura additionally sports activities the boot-lid spoiler in all besides the bottom trim.

Hyundai’s compact sedan now will get a brand new Starry Night shade that replaces the Vintage Brown possibility from the outgoing mannequin. Inside, the cabin structure stays the identical, however will get new upholstery for the seats, new lighting for the footwell space and a revised instrument cluster. 

The Aura facelift sees no adjustments underneath the hood because it continues to be powered by the identical 1.2-litre engine. This unit churns out 83hp and 114Nm whereas being mated to a 5-speed handbook or an AMT gearbox. Additionally, Hyundai can also be providing a factory-fitted CNG package with the 1.2-litre petrol engine of the Aura, which develops 69hp and 95Nm of torque and is barely supplied with a 5-speed handbook gearbox.

All powertrains at the moment are RDE compliant and in addition E20 gas prepared.

The facelifted Aura is obtainable in 5 trims — E, S, SX, SX(O) and SX+ — with new comfort and security options in comparison with the outgoing mannequin. There are 4 airbags, ABS and EBD as customary; whereas the upper variants include six airbags, ESC, ISOFIX anchorages, hill-hold help and computerized headlamps.

The compact sedan retains the 8.0-inch touchscreen with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, rear AC vents, adjustable rear headrests, computerized local weather management and a wi-fi charger. However, higher-spec variations now get new options similar to Type-C charging ports and a revised 3.5-inch MID in the instrument cluster.

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios rolls out

Hyundai proclaims the value for the facelifted Grand i10 Nios. The hatchback begins at ₹5.69 lakh for the bottom Era trim and goes as much as ₹8.47 lakh for the top-spec Asta trim. Bookings for the facelifted Grand i10 Nios had been opened earlier this month at a token quantity of ₹11,000.

Grand i10 Nios now sports activities a brand new entrance bumper that homes the black enlarged grille, which is flanked by new tri-arrow-shaped LED DRLs and aspect intakes. With a brand new set of 15-inch alloy wheels, the hatchback additionally sports activities new LED tail-lights, that are related by a lightweight bar. Hyundai is now providing a brand new Spark Green color alongside the Polar White, Titan Grey, Typhoon Silver, Teal Blue and Fiery Red choices.

The hatchback’s cabin structure stays the identical, albeit, with new gray upholstery for the seats, a revised instrument cluster and footwell lighting. 

Grand i10 Nios stays mechanically unchanged and is powered by the identical 1.2-litre petrol engine from the outgoing automotive. This unit churns out 83hp and 113.8Nm whereas being mated to a 5-speed handbook or an AMT gearbox. The hatchback will get a factory-fitted CNG package with the 1.2-litre petrol engine which develops 69hp and 95.2Nm of torque. This is barely supplied with a 5-speed gearbox.

Hyundai claims a gas effectivity of 20.7kpl for the petrol-MT variations whereas the petrol-AMT returns 20.1kpl. Meanwhile, the CNG variants return a gas effectivity of 27.3kpl. Hyundai additionally says the powertrains on the Nios at the moment are compliant with the upcoming RDE norms. 

The facelifted Grand i10 Nios is being supplied in 4 trims — Era, Magna, Sportz, Asta — with an up to date security package in the type of 4 airbags with ABS and EBD as customary. The top-spec model will get six airbags, ISOFIX anchorages, ESC, hill-hold help and computerized headlamps. 

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