Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Log in to CarWale

Please enter your password
Forgot password?
Please enter your registered email

Or Login with

Sign In with google

Sign up to CarWale

Please enter your name
+91
Please enter your mobile number
Please enter your password
Please enter your password
Ad

Hyundai may launch i20 N hot hatch globally in 2018

July 07, 2017, 12:05 PM IST by Santosh Nair
Hyundai may launch i20 N hot hatch globally in 2018

Hyundai is reportedly working towards crowning its i20 hatchback with the N performance treatment as early as next year. This comes as a surprise since the brand’s upcoming i30 N isn’t out in the market yet, and shows its focus on expanding its ‘N’ line-up. Hyundai’s i20 N is the third vehicle that the car maker’s ‘N’ department has been developing, after the i30 N and Veloster N.

Sources suggest that the i20 N will borrow from the company’s knowhow attained in their participation in the World Rally Championship to come up with a performance oriented road-legal version. With the i20 N, Hyundai will look to give rivals like the VW Polo GTI, Ford’s Fiesta ST, Peugeot 208 GTI and the Toyota Yaris GRMN some much needed competition.

Powering this version could be a turbocharged 1.6-litre motor which is expected to make about 200bhp in a front-wheel-drive set-up, along with the option of an electronic limited-slip differential. The fully kitted out version is likely to be made available in a three-door i20 Coupe iteration.

 

Picture used for representational purpose only: Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC 2017

Tags:Hyundai,i20 N
  • FaceBook Logo
  • Twitter Logo
  • Email Logo
Show CommentsHide Comments
Ad
  • Upcoming Cars

Renault TriberRenault Triber

28th Aug 2019

5L - ₹ 7L
Renault Kwid FaceliftRenault Kwid Facelift

Sep 2019

3L - ₹ 5L
Maruti Suzuki New Vitara BrezzaMaruti Suzuki New Vitara Brezza

Sep 2019

8L - ₹ 11L
Audi New Q3Audi New Q3

Sep 2019

33L - ₹ 44L
Audi Q8Audi Q8

Sep 2019

1Cr - ₹ 1.20Cr
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in