Hyundai India has finally launched the Active i20 Crossover at an introductory price of Rs. 6.38 Lakhs (Ex. Showroom, Delhi) in the country. Being based on the Elite i20 hatchback, it is the cross version of the hatch and comes loaded with several sporty elements. However, mechanically, it in unchanged with both petrol and diesel powertrains being sourced from the Elite i20.
Talking about the exterior appearance, it looks rugged and sportier than the Elite i20. Moreover, it has a ground clearance of 190mm, which is around 20mm more than Elite i20. At the front, it flaunts a new skid plate, revised bumper with bigger fog lamps, projector head-lamps with daytime running lights and cornering lights etc. to mention a few. As for the side profile, it has plastic cladding, roof-rails and rides on 16-inches alloy wheels. Going to the rear-end of the i20 Active crossover, it features a silver skid plate, roof spoiler and redesigned bumper with circular reflectors.
Inside the cabin, Hyundai i20 Active has refreshed elements. It is being available in two dual-tone interior options - tangerine orange & black and aqua blue & black. It also boasts a 2-Din music system with 1 GB internal memory. In addition, it has partly coloured gear-knob and aluminium-coated pedals. As for the safety of the occupants, it has dual airabgs, ABS, smart pedal & clutch lock and reverse parking camera. It is being launched in a total of 5 variants - 2 in petrol and 3 in diesel trims.
Mechanically, it is being offered in both petrol and diesel fuel trims with both the engines retained from the Elite i20 hatchback. The 1.2L Kappa Dual VTVT petrol engine generates 82bhp of top power and 114Nm of peak torque. It is linked to a 5-speed manual transmission. On the other hand, 1.4L CRDi diesel motor churns out 88bhp of maximum power and 220Nm of highest torque. It is coupled with a 6-speed manual gearbox to maximize performance and mileage. Hyundai Active i20 would return mileage of 17.19kmpl and 21.19kmpl with petrol and diesel variants, respectively.
Below is the variant-wise pricing (Ex. Showroom, Delhi):
Hyundai i20 Active 1.2 (Petrol): Rs. 6.38 Lakhs
Hyundai i20 Active 1.2 S (Petrol): Rs. 7.09 Lakhs
Hyundai i20 Active 1.4 (Diesel): Rs. 7.63 Lakhs
Hyundai i20 Active 1.4 S (Diesel): Rs. 8.34 Lakhs
Hyundai i20 Active 1.4 SX (Diesel): Rs. 8.89 Lakhs