Hyundai Elite i20: Everything You Need To Know

The Hyundai Elite i20 is one of the most successful premium hatchbacks. Features like world-class design, decent engines, spacious interior and huge after sales support of Hyundai Motor India Ltd. are some of the reasons that has added to its popularity and success. However, the new Maruti Baleno, which was launched in 2015, serious affected the sales of i20. But, things might change now with Hyundai India launching a facelift for its premium hatchback.

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 facelift will have more features. Also, it will get some visual updates that will spruce up its interior as well as exterior. Price starts at Rs. 5.36 lakh.

The Era which is the base model, got a considerable price cut. The Magna trim has a fewer features and now is Magna Executive. However, it now comes at a more attractive price. Even the Sportz trim won’t come with reverse parking sensors and camera. The Asta trim won’t be having automatic headlamps and diamond-cut alloys. But Hyundai has introduced an Asta Dual Tone point scheme option, which gets dual-tone paint jobs. Also, Asta (O) will be available with 6 airbags and a 7 inch AVN with touchscreen navigation. Sportz (O) trim is no longer on offer. Also Read Comparison Between Mahindra Scorpio Adventure vs Tata Hexa

A significant addition to the list, the new 7-inch infotainment system is compatible with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Mirror Link. The Asta (O) also offers a dual-tone body color option. Interior of the 2017 Elite i20 comes draped in black with orange accents.

2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift Price in India

Minimum Price Rs 5,36,624
Maximum Price Rs 9,09,064

While the cost of the basic models have reduced, the top end model see a price hike.

2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Price List

1.2 Petrol MT Era Rs 5,36,624
1.2 Petrol MT Magna Executive Rs 5,99,990
1.2 Petrol MT Spots Rs 6.47,209
1.2 Petrol MT Asta Rs 7,00,623
1.2 Petrol MT Asta Dual Tone Rs 7,25,624
1.2 Petrol MT Asta (O) Rs 7,83,065
1.4 Petrol AT Magna Rs 9,09,064
1.4 Diesel MT Era Rs 6,66,629
1.4 Diesel MT Magna Executive Rs 7,22,198
1.4 Diesel MT Sportz Rs 7,69,197
1.4 Diesel MT Asta Rs 8,26,464
1.4 Diesel MT Asta Dual Tone Rs 8,51,465
1.4 Diesel MT Asta (O) Rs 9,07,235

2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift Specifications


Engine Type/ Displacement 1.2-litre Petrol; 1.4-litre Petrol; 1.4-litre Diesel
Power 81.3 BHP; 99 BHP; 88.7 BHP
Torque 115 Nm; 132 Nm; 220 Nm
Top Speed 170 KMPH; 184 KMPH; 180 KMPH
Acceleration (0-100 km/h) -NA-
Transmission 5-Speed Manual; 4-Speed Auto; 6-Speed Manual
Mileage Upto 19 KMPL; Upto 18 KMPL; Upto 22.5 KMPL
Air Conditioner Type Automatic Climate Control
Power Windows Yes (4)
Central Locking Yes
Steering Audio Controls Yes
Audio System Yes (2-DIN Touchscreen)
Airbags Yes (6)

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 facelift will have similar engines. This means the Diesel model will get a 1.4 Litre oil burne, the 2017 Elite i20 petrol will come with a 1.2 Litre engine option. Moreover, the 2017 i20 will be also retain the 1.4 Litre petrol engine that comes with a 4-speed Automatic gearbox. While all other petrol variants get a 5-speed manual transmission, the Diesel engine comes with a 6-speed manual ‘box. All the models have a front wheel drive (FWD) configuration. Do Read New Mahindra XUV Aero vs Mahindra XUV 500 Comparison

2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift Mileage

Petrol 13 KMPL – 19 KMPL
Diesel 22.5 KMPL

2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift Exterior & Interior


The 2017 model Hyundai Elite i20 has got a few visual updates. In all chances, these cosmetic updates will be saved for the top-end Asta (O) trim. The fully loaded model will come with a dual tone exterior that will have a black roof for red and white paints. The interior will have black theme. The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 facelift’s top end trim will come with new design diamond-cut alloys. Feature list for the interior is long. A significant addition is that of a new 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system. The new system supports Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Mirror Link.

2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift Colours

  • Red Passion
  • Phantom Black
  • Sleek Silver
  • Polar White
  • Star Dust
  • Pristine Blue

2017 Hyundai Elite i20 Facelift Warranty

The 2017 Hyundai Elite i20 will come with a basic warranty of 2 Years/Unlimited Kilometres.

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