New Hyundai Elite I20 Which Variant To Buy?

ECARDLR brings you advice feature on selecting right variant of new Elite i20.  

New Hyundai Elite i20 Which variant to buy? 

New Hyundai Elite I20 Which Variant To Buy?

Hyundai Motors has recently updated its usually popular Elite i20 and launched the facelifted version in the ongoing 2018 Auto Expo carnival. The new Elite i20 comes in 10 different variants and along with the cosmetic changes; Hyundai has reshuffled the equipment level among the different trim levels. So it could be quite confusing which variant to choose and that's why we bring this piece of advice to help you select the best trim level.

Petrol or Diesel?

The decision to buy either petrol or diesel is clearly dependent upon kilometres you cover in your daily Run. For the city dwellers having their commute confined intracity, the petrol variant is the right choice; however, diesel makes most of the sense if you get on the highway every now and then. The maintenance cost of the petrol variant is on the lower side although you need to spend more at the petrol pumps for the same quantity of fuel purchased. The diesel variant is also having an edge on the mileage front but high maintenance cost is one downside you need to consider before betting on the oil burner.

Irrespective of diesel or petrol, the Magna executive variant in Elite i20 range offers good value for money. It is one trim level above the base variant the equipment like dual front airbags, Anti-Lock Braking System, electronic brake force distribution, real air conditioning vents, music system with 6 speakers, front and rear power windows, cooled glove box, and electrically adjustable outside rear view Mirrors. The petrol and diesel variant of the Magna executive trim level is priced at Rs 6.02/7.31 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

If you want to stretch your rupee to the maximum, then we advise you to go with Asta variant of Elite i20 priced at Rs 7.12 lakh and Rs 8.36 lakh for the petrol and diesel variant respectively. The Asta variant is a good value for money with the features on the offer like 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with inbuilt navigation, Apple Carplay and Android auto support, automatic climate control, tilt and Telescopic Steering Wheel adjustment, front fog lamps, rear defogger, electrically folding outside rear view Mirrors, and height adjustable driver seat.