Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, the new-gen avatar of the popular compact hatch has been launched in India and we brought you all the highlights from the launch event here. India is the first market to get the new-gen Grand i10 Nios (globally called the i10) while the European-spec model will be revealed later in September, at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new Grand i10 Nios will be sold in India alongside the existing model, however, the old Grand i10 is expected to be phased out once the BS6 norms kick in from April 2020. We have already told you a fair bit about the new Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, including our expectations with regards to the pricing.
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Hyundai has already commenced the bookings for the Grand i10 Nios, and the car has started arriving at dealerships across India. Visually, the 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios comes comes with a new sleeker design, with sharper projector headlamps, LED DRLs, new cascading grille, sculpted bumper with aggressive lines and new foglamps. Also, the car gets new floating style roof design, two-tone diamond cut alloys, sharper character lines and wraparound taillamps among others. The new cabin gets white-black dual tone treatment, with an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, twin pod instrument console with MID, multi-function steering wheel, auto climate control with rear AC vents, and a segment-first wireless charging feature.
Engine options on the Hyundai Grand i10 Nios will be carried over from the current model with the 1.2-litre Kappa petrol and the 1.2-litre CRDi diesel set to power the hatchback. It's unclear if there will be any changes to the power output, but the engines are expected to be BS6 ready from the launch itself. Both engines on the Grand i10 Nios will be paired with a 5-speed manual, while there will be Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) on offer as well.