There have been a variety of small affordable cars in the market. The new Hyundai Eon will whip up the interest in this small hatch, stylish car with compact size. It wont be a low cost car like Tata Nano but will stand against the Chevy Spark, the Maruti Alto, etc. It will surely stir the competition in the price range of under Rs. 3 lakh.
Hyundai Eon Review
The engine of Hyundai Eon is a 814 cc with a peak torque of 50Nm and 48bhp peak power. It will come with a five speed manual gearbox. The Hyundai company might launch the vehicle with an automatic transmission as well after it is established in the market.
The interiors of this car will offer space, convenience and comfort giving enough shoulder room and head room. Three passengers can be easily accommodated in the rear seat. It comes in a fluid design theme like the new Hyundai Verna with front fog lens and tall tail lamps. It is somewhat like Hyundai i10
This small hatchback car gives excellent fuel economy especially when the petrol prices will hit Rs. 80 per liter anytime soon. The Hyundai Eon will be delivering a fuel economy of 17-21 km per liter as it is powered by a light weight engine.
Hyundai Eon Features and Specifications:
Engine: 3 cylinder, 800cc
7.65 KgM of peak torque
Length: 3.5 meters
Gears: 5 manual
Brakes: Front disk, rear drum
Seating capacity: 5
Body colored bumpers and door handles
2 trip meters
Manual central locking
All Power windows
Remote boot release
Remote fuel filler
Fuel consumption: 21 kmpl (highway), 15 kmpl (city)
Hyundai Eon Models:
The Hyundai Eon will be rolled out in three trims:
Hyundai Eon Base
All the standard features like Body colored bumpers, multiple trip meters, seat belts for all seats, steering column, remote boot release, body colored door handles, etc.
Price: Around Rs. 2.5 lakh
Hyundai Eon GL
The medium version of Hyundai Eon will include additional features like air conditioner, front power windows, engine immobilizer, etc.
Price: Around Rs. 2.8 lakh
Hyundai Eon GLS
The high end version will feature power steering, central locking, rear spoiler, music system, fog lamps, all power windows, one airbag on the driver’s side, ABS(Anti-lock Braking System).
Price: Around Rs. 3.10 lakh
Hyundai Eon Availability:
There has been no word about the launch of this vehicle. However, according to the industry sources the car might be released in the month of october.
Hyundai Eon Price:
Hyundai Eon will be priced in the range of Rs. 2.5 lakh to 3 lakh. It will be released in six colors: Silver, White, Black, Grey, Blue and Red.
Hyundai Eon will surely be a better car in terms of looks, performance, design and interiors. it is one of the most affordable car in the entry level segment and worth every penny. It might leave the other cars like Spark, Alto far behind.