India bound Hyundai Elantra spotted in Korea
New Elantra was unveiled at 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show
Hyundai will launch their all new Elantra in India sometime around coming August. Before that, the stylish sedan has been spotted in South Korea. A couple of leaked images show a sport oriented version of the car painted in yellow. Although the sport variant won’t launch in India, but the regular variant of the car looks quite similar to the one spotted in Korea.
The next generation Hyundai Elantra gets a hexagonal large front grille with sharp headlamps clusters which come with integrated LED daytime running lights. The front gets chrome garnishing at the front grille while the fog lamps are vertically positioned and they get LED units. The car sports ORVMs with LED side turning lights, sunroof, blackened B pillars, and elongated taillights. Dimensionally the car gets longer and wider compare to the previous version.
The interior of the car is pretty stylish and upmarket compare to the previous model. The sporty black themed interior gets multifunction steering wheel, dual analog and a 4.2 inch digital display consisting instrument cluster, an 8 inch touchscreen infotainment system. The car sports SoyFoam upholstery, which is eco friendly, and the 407 litre of boot space ensures plenty of space at the rear.
The new Hyundai Elantra will get power from a 2.0 litre Nu MPI Atkinson 4 cylinder petrol engine which will churn out 147 hp of peak power and 178.97 Nm of peak torque. On the diesel front the car will get a Kappa turbocharged GDI 4 cylinder engine which is capable to kick out 128 hp of peak power and 211.51 Nm of peak torque.