New 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 – a new generation of Korean hatchback

The new generation of hatchback 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 for the European market represented in the network in the first days of autumn . The new generation of 2018-2019 Hyundai official world premiere ah 20 model year will be held in early October at the Paris You Motor Show . Production of the new generation of Korean 2018-2019 Hyundai hatchback ay20 starts immediately after the presentation in Paris at 2018-2019 Hyundai Assan Otomotiv Sanayi company, located in Izmit (Turkey). Start of sales of new products in all countries of Europe will start from November 1, . Alas, in Russia a new generation 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 will not be officially buy … well, like the previous generation model, but the novelty is interesting because at its base compact crossover will be built by the 2018-2019 Hyundai ix25 .


The design of the exterior of the new 2018-2019 Hyundai ay20 working European team of designers from 2018-2019 Hyundai Motor’s Design Centre Europe (Rüsselsheim, Germany). Creating the appearance of a new representative of the European class B from 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 hatchback car artists relied on the design philosophy of Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 (Fluidic Sculpture). But, judging by the photos, some were distracted, and eventually get a car with a strong, low-key, concise, contemporary and original appearance, with the body of the car – gambling and sports.

The front of the new 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 hatchback with large triangles bi-functional headlamps (dipped beam lens optics, powerful reflector high beam, large rectangles turn indicators, LED tapes daytime running lights). Between the narrow slit headlights located falshradiatornoy lattice.

The sheer size of the bumper if migrated to a compact hatchback with a powerful sports car – a huge inverted trapezoid air intake in the middle of the main, narrow slit of additional air at the bottom, the original shape fog, pronounced aerodynamic splitter skirt and flowing lines of the fairing body.
In addition to the sloping hood barely perceptible view edges and compact exterior mirrors with LED turn indicators repeaters.

Profile of a new generation of body 2018-2019 Hyundai ah 20, demonstrating the practicality of forms and restraint lines – large as for a compact hatchback, the doors of the first and second row with a high window sill line, almost flat roof with a broad and solid rear rack, trim wheel arches for arranged around the perimeter of the body wheels compact food.


Rear attracts the attention of stylish shades marker lamps with bizarre lines bend, in the depths of which are hidden LED stuffing (3D-effect is provided arranged in series three boomerang in each envelope), Large Rectangle tailgate with compact glass decorated with a spoiler with an additional stop sign , complemented by a weighty bumper diffuser and rear fog lights.

External dimensions of the body of the new generation 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 year increased in comparison with the predecessor by 40 mm long, 24 mm wide, the size of the base was added to 45 mm, but the height is reduced by 16 mm.

  • And eventually constitute: 4035 mm long, 1734 mm wide, 1474 mm in height, with a 2570 mm wheelbase, 150 mm clearance (clearance).

Drag coefficient of aerodynamic drag of the body of the new 2018-2019 Hyundai ah 20 total 0.30 Cx. Power bodyshell of the new Korean compact hatchback is 42% composed of parts made of high-strength steel and ultraprochnoy, body rigidity in torsion – 23,200 Nm / degree.
In preparing for serial production model of the new generation of 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 was tested at an ambient temperature of +40 to -35 degrees Celsius, and even rose to a height of 2,500 meters above sea level.

  • The body of the new hatch is painted in one of the nine color gamut of options: two shades of white – Baby Elephant and Polar White, four metallic Mandarine Orange (Orange), Iced Coffee (brown), Sleek Silver (Silver), Star Dust (Stardust) and three pearlescent colors (Aqua Sparkling (pale blue), red Passion (bright red) and Phantom black (black).

The interior of the new generation of 2018-2019 Hyundai ah 20 year will surprise the modern and stylish architecture, the front panel and center console, quality materials used for finishing (soft, pleasant tactile plastic, fabric or leather, carpet) and a choice of color combinations, as well as a rich set of standard and optional equipment not available to competitors of class B.
Salon resolved in two colors – dark bottom and a lighter top of the front panel inserts on the door cards, fabric seat upholstery in four variants (beige, cappuccino gray and gray-blue), if desired, the chair is also available with leather upholstery in black with contrasting stitching the selected tone.

Chairs of the first row with a moderate lateral support and an anatomical profile of the back, multifunction steering wheel, heated and modern instrument panel with two large radii tachometer and speedometer, located between the two multi-colored computer screen with a diagonal of 3.5 inches. At the top of the panel set out the standard docking station for the installation of smart phones, the center console is reserved for the installation of the audio system (radio, CD MP3 USB), and air conditioning control unit. This optional multimedia system with 7 !!! inch touch screen (music, navigation, Bluetooth, 1GB memory,) and climate control.

Driver and front passenger is given 1,098 mm cabin length and height of 1038 mm, width at shoulder level on the front row – 1365 mm. Second-row legroom – 794 mm, height of the sofa cushions to ceiling – 978 mm interior width – 1350mm.
Cargo capacity in the stowed state of the passengers in the rear seats 326 liters by folding the second row can be obtained luggage capacity to 1,042 liters, the luggage compartment door provides the opening of the opening width of 1027 mm.

Maximum equipped 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 equipment in addition to an advanced multimedia system with a color screen promises the presence of mirrors with folding function and heated electric, Parktronic front and rear, keyless access to the interior and button engine start, Lane Departure Warning System (lane departure control) headlamps provide illumination turns, automatic defogging system, windshield, tire pressure sensors, six airbags and a huge panoramic roof hatch.

Technical characteristics of the new generation of 2018-2019 Hyundai ah 20 promise the presence of an all-new platform with independent front suspension (McPherson strut) Semi rear suspension (torsion beam), electric power steering, disc brakes with ABS. Systems Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) and Hill Start Assist Control (HAC) are installed as standard equipment.
New Generation 2018-2019 Hyundai i20 hatchback Korean in the European market will be equipped with three petrol and two diesel engines.
Petrol four-cylinder engines Kappa series:

  • 1.25-liter (75 hp 122 Nm), mated to a 5 speed manual will provide acceleration to 100 mph for 13.6 seconds and a top speed of 160 mph;
  • 1.25-liter (84 hp 122 Nm) in tandem with a 5 speed manual with the dynamics of dispersal to first hundred in 13.1 seconds and the maximum attainable speed of 170 mph;
  • 1.4-liter (100 hp 134 Nm), with 6 speed manual (4AKPP) are able to disperse the hatchback with a driver behind the wheel of up to 100 mph in 11.6 (13.2) seconds, maximum speed – 184 (170) mph.

Diesel engines:

  • The three-cylinder – model U-II 1,1-liter (75 hp 180 Nm), with 6 speed manual, acceleration from 0 to 100 mph for long 16.0 seconds, top speed 159 mph;
  • The four – model U-II 1,4-liter (90 hp 240 Nm), the dynamics of acceleration of 12.1 seconds before the first hundred and a top speed of 175 mph.