Hyundai i20 Active Diesel
Hyundai i20 Active is powered by two powerful engines - 1.2L Kappa Dual VTVT petrol engine and 1.4L U2 CRDi diesel engine. The petrol engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox giving a mileage of 17.19 kmpl. On the other hand, the diesel engine is mated to a 6-speed manual transmission giving a mileage of 21.19 kmpl. It is available mainly in 3 variants namely Base, S and SX starting from Rs.6.70 lakh for the base variant and going up to Rs.9.88 lakh for the top-end variant.
Front and rear skid plates look bold and add rugged style to the car. The roof rails add crossover look to the car and its black interior with some funky touch adds to its sportiness. Talking of the performance, 6-speed gearbox adds power to the car. Hyundai i20 Active is available in 7 different colours - Earth Brown, Earth Brown Dual Tone, Phantom Black, Polar White, Polar White with Phantom Black, Red Passion and Sleek Silver.
Hyundai i20 Active is 3995mm long, 1760mm wide, 1555mm tall and has a wheelbase of 2570mm. It sits pretty high above the ground, giving it a clearance of 190mm making it suitable to take off road. At the front, large and protruding front skid plates add a muscular character to the car. The distinctively designed swept-back projector headlamps with LED position lamps, cornering lamps and DRLs complement the bold and aggressive styling.
Coming to the sides, b-pillar and c-pillar has been blacked out. Electronically adjustable and foldable body-coloured side mirrors have in-built LED turn indicators for style and safety. Uniquely designed 10 spoke sporty alloy wheels has distinctive, dynamic and sporty appeal. At the back, circular rear reflector with reverse lamps defines classy bold looks of i20 Active and provides safe driving during night conditions. Hi-tech and uniquely designed 3-step wraparound tail lamps provide optimal visibility and safety. The small and efficient radio antenna is aesthetically pleasing and adds stylish looks to i20 Active.
The interior looks funky with colour-coded pinstripe and dashboard accents. The updates in the car come in the form of two dual-shade interior options - tangerine orange and aqua blue combined with black. Other changes to the interior include new upholstery, aluminium-coated pedals and partly coloured gear-knob. Hyundai has borrowed the new instrument panel with gear shift indicator and three-spoke steering wheel with integrated audio and Bluetooth controls from the Elite i20.
Hyundai i20 Active is packed with many features like height adjustable driver's seat, cooled glove-box, 2-Din audio system with 1 GB internal memory, climate control system, cruise control, a second power outlet, reverse parking assist, clutch lock etc. The essentials of the category like cladding and skid plates are mandatory. The dual tone bumpers have a matte plastic cladding below to make it a rough terrain ready vehicle. Instead of sleek fog lamps, the i20 Active gets standard yet effective round lamps. The headlight features projectors, cornering lights and also LED day time running lights.
The i20 Active comes in a 1.2L Kappa petrol engine which makes 83PS of power and 115Nm of torque and in a 1.4L U2 CRDI engine which develops 90PS of power and 220Nm of torque. The diesel engine comes equipped with a 6-speed manual transmission while the petrol unit comes with a 5-Speed box. Both engines provide an efficient mileage with petrol returning 17.19kmpl. On the other hand, the 1.4L diesel manages to provide a mileage of 21.19kmpl. The 1.4 U2 CRDI engine has been further tuned to strengthen its low end power delivery. The shift quality of the 6-Speed transmission unit is impressive.
Safety and Security
Hyundai i20 Active comes equipped with dual airbags as standard, whereas the top variant comes with 6-airbag system. It comes with Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS), on which base variant misses out. The driver side window automatically rolls down when an obstacle is detected, thereby offering advanced safety. Hyundai i20 Active also comes with impact sensing door unlock, rear defogger and smart brake pedal. It has some basic safety features like engine immobilizer, central locking and child safety lock.
Comfort and Convenience
Hyundai has taken care of comfort for the passengers and driver as well. It comes with a host of features for the convenience of the riders. The 7.0 Touchscreen AVN with smart phone connectivity offers smart convenience features at your fingertips. The aesthetically designed cluster with its blue & white illumination has inbuilt screen with multi-function display ensuring customized information for your convenience. The fully automatic AC maintains the desired cabin temperature and cluster ionizer generates ions to purify & deodorize cabin for a healthier & pleasant drive.
Hyundai i20 Active comes with 2 power outlets, rear AC vents and driver seat height adjustment. For a comfortable cabin experience, Hyundai has employed seat-adjustable headrest in front seats, height adjuster for the driver's seat, integrated rear seat headrest and front centre console armrest with storage. Adjustable rear seat headrest and 60:40 split rear seats are the explicit range-topping interior fitments.
Key Features & Specifications
|Airbags||Driver/Passenger/Side & Curtain|
|Engine||1.2 Kappa Dual VTVT|
|No. of Gears||5|
|Ground Clearance||190 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||45 litres|
|Tyres Type||Radial & Tubeless|
|Tyres Size||195/55 R16|