After the release of intriguing sketches and repeated announcements of the South Korean company Hyundai has officially introduced the first three-door B-segment car – Hyundai i20 Coupe 2015 model year. More attractive car received a sporty style, sloping roof and began a 25 mm lower than the self-titled five-door hatchback presented at the Paris Motor Show.
The new coupe Hyundai i20 Coupe, exactly positioned car manufacturer, boasts dynamic bodywork lines and the original decision back rack, which makes the model a lot of sports. In addition, the South Korean novelty has new bumper, radiator grille and large a modified tail lights, which are somewhat similar to the model of the German company Volkswagen. Although, this does not in any way spoil the look of the car.
Despite the fact that the Hyundai i20 Coupe 2015 model year was the brother of the same name below, the company claim that the free space of the passenger compartment is not affected. The volume of the luggage compartment in a fairly small car is 336 liters. In addition, dynamic and sporty new South Korean brand has received the original 17-inch wheels made of light alloy and a unique body color Tangerine Orange, which can be combined with orange interior. Although, presented official photos of this is not clear as black and white images.
As predicted by many experts, Hyundai i20 Coupe 2015 received the same technical equipment as the hatchback. This 1.25-liter engine with a capacity of 84 horses with 122 Nm of torque and a 1.4-liter unit, which develops 100 horsepower at 134 Nm of torque. In addition, the line coupe Hyundai i20 Coupe will mean two diesel engines: 1.1-liter with a yield of 75 horses (180 Nm) and 1.4-liter plant, generating 90 “mares” at 240 Newtons per meter.
According to an official press release of the South Korean brand, 1.25-liter petrol engine will be combined with 5-step “mechanics”. The rest of the motors, as well as this one, can use the 6-step “mechanics” and 4-band “automatic”. Details of the technical equipment of various trim levels will be announced closer to the start of sales, which will begin in the spring of 2015 (March / April).
Showed photos of “youth” Hyundai i20 Coupe
The new coupe, according to the company, should attract active people and youth
In Hyundai focuses on the fact than the coupe differs from the Hyundai i20 Coupe hatchback in. For example, too low roofline, the bumper is more aggressive, reshaped grille, extended wheel arches. Instead of the rear rack black, which, as we are assured, visually enhances the car, there is a black insert, window sill’s line continues.
The dimensions slightly larger compartment hatch – 50 mm in length (4045 mm), 20 mm in width (1730 mm), but it is 41 mm below 1449 mm. Axes coincide and are equal distance 2570 mm. Trunk in the company name the best in class in terms of volume, which is equal to 336 liters. Ground clearance is 140 mm model.
Coupe is equipped with two petrol engines in volume of 1.25 liters (84hp) and 1.4 liter (100hp) and two diesel engines with 75 horsepower (1.1 L) and 90 strength of 1.4 l. Of the boxes – Quad automatic or five-and six-speed mechanics.
But the interior compartment is completely borrowed from the hatchback. Except, perhaps, decorative inserts a different color.
Hyundai i20 Coupe in a body “coupe” will be assembled at the factory brand in Turkey. When the first copies will leave the conveyor has not been reported, however, previously rumored to start selling in March or April of next year.
Hyundai has introduced a new B-Class Hyundai i20 Coupe
Hyundai i20 Coupe – a new model of the Korean brand. Why Koreans called novelty “coupe” is not entirely clear. Yes, there are the characteristic features, but in reality it’s just a three-door hatchback.
In October 2014, Hyundai unveiled at the Paris Motor second generation five-door hatchback i20. Today, three-door hatch Koreans have shown on the basis of this model, called Hyundai i20 Coupe.
New looks sportier due to the spoiler, appeared on the roof and the roof line, which is 25 mm lower than the five-door i20. The difference between the models is also the grille and wheel design. The company said that the trunk of the three-door Hyundai i20 10 liters than the – with a volume of 336 liters.
Engines for Hyundai i20 Coupe the same thing in the arsenal of the five-door version of the model. Engine capacity of 1.25 liters gives 84hp and is available paired with a 5-speed manual transmission. 100hp engine taken from the volume of 1.4 liters, equipped with a 6-step “mechanics”, and the option of a 4-band “automatic”. For diesel engines, which are represented by a 75-strong unit 1.1 liter 90-horsepower engine 1.4 liters, is only available 6-speed INC.
Price Hyundai i20 Coupe is not yet known. In the sale of the car will arrive in the early – mid-spring 2015.
Recall the five-door hatchback Hyundai i20 Coupe was launched in October. Serial production model for the European market is already running and implemented at the company in Turkey.