With the increasing cost of fuel and growing concern about the environment small cars are becoming more popular. Buyers looking for flexibility, practicality and economy have a wide range of cars to choose from.
The Hyundai i20 has proved a popular option and for 2012 it has received a refreshed new look and specification update.
Outside the i20 gains restyled wheel designs while the hexagonal front grille adds the Hyundai family look and feel.
Powered by two engines a 1.2 Petrol and a 1.1 Diesel they both offer lower CO2 and improved fuel consumption resulting in significantly reduced ownership and running costs.
The 1.1CRDI diesel engine comes with a 6 speed manual transmission and the 1.2 litre petrol engine with 5 speed manual transmission. New updates to the specification include, Automatically dimming rear view mirror with reversing rear view camera, Rear parking assist program and reversing sensors, Rain Sensing Wipers, Aux +USP+IPOD Connectivity , Voice Activated Bluetooth /IPOD Cable Multifunction leather steering wheel and Transmission Knob, LED daytime running lights, Front and rear Electric windows/ Tinted Glass, Keyless Entry with folding Key, Front Fog Lights and 15” alloy wheels and mudguards.
Pricing on the new Face-lifted i20:
I 20 5 door 1.2 litre petrol Elite Plus €15,495
I 20 5 door Elite Plus Diesel €16,995
14th August, 2012