New Hyundai Verna Launched At A Starting Price of Rs. 7,99,900


As said, Hyundai has launched the new look Verna 2017 in India. The new Verna 2017 is new both interior and exterior wise. Prices start at Rs. 7,99,900.

The Next-Gen Verna gets a 1.6 litre Dual VTVT petrol and a 1.6 litre U2 CRDi VGT diesel engine. Both the engines will have two transmission options- 6 Speed Manual and 6 Speed Automatic Transmissions. While the 1.6 litre Dual VTVT petrol engine outputs 123 PS, the 1.6 litre U2 CRDi VGT diesel engine outputs 128 PS.

The ongoing model is competing with the Maruti Ciaz and the Honda City. However, the new gen of Verna will affect the sales of its rivals.

New 2017 Hyundai Verna Price in India

Model Price (expected)
Base Rs 7.99 Lakh
Top Rs 12.61 Lakh



According to the new policy of the manufacturer, the new Hyundai Verna provides a basic warranty of 3 years and unlimited kilometres of mileage. Of course, you can purchase extended warranty and road-side assistance package at nominal prices.

New 2017 Hyundai Verna Specifications

Engine displacement and type 1.6 litre Dual VTVT petrol 1.6 CRDi, Turbocharged four-cylinder
Power 121 BHP 126 BHP
Torque 154 Nm 265 Nm
Transmission 6-speed manual/6-speed automatic 6-speed manual/6-speed automatic


The new car will get the same engines as the last-generation model. This means the new Verna 2017 will come with a 1.6-litre, NA, 4-cylinder petrol and a 1.6-litre, turbocharged, 4-cylinder Diesel engine. The petrol engine benefits from Variable timing while the Diesel engine boasts a variable geometry turbocharger. Both the 1.6-litre engines get a 6-speed Manual and a 6-speed Automatic Transmission. This torque converter unit isn’t marred by the rubber-band effect seen on CVTs offered by some of the rivals.

The new 2017 Verna with ‘Super Body Structure’ is made on AHSS (Advanced High Strength Steel) body structure including Hot stamping Applications that allows the sedan to deliver superior performance and unmatched safety guaranteeing best-in-class body rigidity, crash performance and structural changes. The SUPER BODY STRUCTURE ensures adequate weight control thus enhancing both performance and fuel efficiency.

New 2017 Hyundai Verna Mileage


Petrol 15.92 – 17.70 KMPL
Diesel 21.02 – 24.75 KMPL


Like we said, the engines come from the last-generation model. This means there isn’t a significant difference in the mileage.

New 2017 Hyundai Verna Features

  • Projector headlamps with LED DRLs
  • Hexagonal grille
  • 17-inch alloys
  • Rear decklid spoiler
  • LED taillamps
  • LED turn indicators
  • Cooled front seats
  • 7-inch touchscreen infotainment
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Android Auto
  • Satellite Navigation
  • Standard ABS and EBD
  • Standard dual front airbags
  • Reverse parking camera
  • Six airbags
  • Disc brakes front and rear

New 2017 Hyundai Verna Dimensions

Length 4,385 mm
Width 1,729 mm
Height 1,450 mm
Wheelbase 2,580 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm


If we talk about the dimensions, the new 2017 Verna is not just longer but even wider than the last-generation.

Talking about the new car, Mr. Y.K Koo, Managing Director & CEO, HMIL said, “ We are proud to announce the unveiling of the most awaited and aspirational Next Gen Verna for Indian market. The 5th generation Next Gen Verna is a true expression of a Superior Sedan crafted with perfection and excellence in Engineering. Next Gen Verna will create a disruption in the sedan segment with its benchmark features and performance for customers’ delight. Verna has a rich legacy and has strong presence in more than 66 Countries for over 8.8 Million customers across the world and 3.17 lakh units in India.”

Also Read Comparision between 2017 Hyundai Verna vs. Old Model

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