The next generation Hyundai i20 has been launched in India. Equipped with many segment first features, this car has so far received 10,000 bookings. Among the cars that the new i20 competes with, the Tata Altroz is also included. The Altroz was launched in January 2020 with the tag ‘premium hatchback’. Let’s see which of the new i20 and Altroz is more premium in price, specifications and features.
Next Generation Hyundai i20’s ex showroom price in India starts at Rs 679900. At the same time, Tata Altroz’s ex-showroom price starts from Rs. 5.44 lakhs.
The new Hyundai i20 has three engine options. The car has a 1.2 liter petrol engine generating 83hp power and torque of 115Nm. The diesel engine is a 1.5-liter turbo unit, which produces 100hp power and 240Nm torque. There is also a 1.0 liter, 3 cylinder turbo petrol engine option. It generates 120hp power and 172Nm torque. Transmission options include manual, IVT, 7DCT, iMT.
Tata Altroz has both BS VI petrol and diesel engine options. The petrol engine is a 1.2 liter, 3 cylinder unit. It generates 66 HP power and 113 Nm peak torque. The 1.5 liter, 4 cylinder turbocharged diesel engine is capable of generating 90 hp power and 200 Nm torque. A 5 speed manual gearbox is standard in the Altroz.
The ‘Z’ theme design will be seen in many parts of the brand new i20. The new i20 features a segmented first 10.25-inch HD touchscreen infotainment system with support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity at the center of the dashboard, digital instrument cluster with turn-by-ton navigation feature. Apart from this, the car also has Bose Premium 7 speaker system, segment first over the air ie OTA map, segment first OxyBoost air purifier, wireless charger with cooling pad, push start / stop button, glovebox cooling, cruise control, LED projector headlamps and LED DRLs. , Parametric Jewel Pattern Grill, Blue Ambient Lighting, Electric Sunroof Features have been given. Blue Link Connected Car Technology has also been given in the new i20.
On the other hand, the features of Tata Altroz include a 7 inch touchscreen infotainment system supporting Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, parking assist, fog lamps, dual chamber projector auto headlamps, LED drills, signature split tail lamps, rain sensing wipers. , Cruise control, turn by turn navigation, floating island dashboard layout with blue ambient light surround, 4 Harman speakers, 7 inch TFT digital instrument cluster, idol start stop, two driving modes – Eco and City. Apart from this, voice command recognition for phone, media and climate control is also present in Altroz.