2016 Hyundai ix20 Reviews
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The new ix20 of Hyundai Motor builds on each of the qualities of the first version and observes its world premiere in the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, with the increased engine lineup, layout and new technologies refreshments to widen its appeal.
Since its first launch in 2010, Hyundai has sold nearly 200.000 units of ix20 - gaining a 9% share in the European multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) marketplace.
Raf van Nuffel, Head of Product Management at Hyundai Motor Europe, remarked: "New ix20 keeps the versatility and roominess of the first version, while refreshing its layout and adding technical improvements, raising interest a broader selection of buyers in Europe."
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Layout that is refreshed and attributes that are added
The layout of new ix20 stands out with recently-designed bi-function projector headlamps and LED rear combination lamps, a brand new hexagonal front grille - the brand signature of Hyundai. You can find just two variations on offer - a net- or bars-kind with chrome finishing. To help improve its outside that is dynamic, there's a new 15-inch wheel cover layout and new 16- and 17-inch alloy wheel choices.
The 4115 millimeter long automobile's very long wheelbase for the type (2615 mm) plus 1600 millimeter high roofline enables a broad and practical interior, more typical of bigger C-section vehicles - an impression which is often improved through an optional tilt/slide double-panel panoramic glass sunroof.
Apart from an impressive group-top 440-litre luggage compartment (seats up) superb versatility comes from slipping 'dive and fold' back seats letting upward to1486 litres' baggage capacity. A heated steering wheel as well as a fresh generation audio system with iPod connectivity and incorporated My Music (1GB storage) along with Bluetooth connectivity as well as a USB and AUX connection farther raises the relaxation and happiness in New ix20. Customers also gain six airbags, ABS , ESP and EBD fitted as standard.
To carry on the group competitiveness of New ix20, a fresh six-speed automatic transmission, along with torque and electricity upgrades to the general emissions that are Euro6 -compliant engine lineup brings better drivability, with emissions and lower fuel consumption.
All engines are enriched to provide matching Euro6 emission standards and fuel efficiency, together with improved driveability.
Fuel Economy Technologies
To optimise its environmental performance, New ix20 Blue Drive characteristics Incorporated Stop & Go (ISG), low rolling resistance tyres, an alternator management system (AMS) as well as a drag-reducing 'active atmosphere flap' in the front grille.
Like all new Hyundai versions, Hyundai's unique Five Year Unlimited Mileage Warranty bundle backs the Brand New ix20. Creation of the New ix20 starts at Hyundai's European plant in Nosovice, Czech Republic in May 2015.
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