The Hyundai i20 in its current avatar was launched in 2014 and has been one of the best selling cars from the Korean auto maker here in India. Then in 2016, Hyundai India gave it a minor update with new LED daytime running lights and a touchscreen infotainment system. The i20 or Elite i20 as it is called in India got yet a third update in April this year with an even better infotainment unit that features Apple CarPlay and a two tone paint option for the exterior as well. And now, three years into its life cycle, the facelifted Hyundai i20 including the first major redesign has been spied testing.
The new Hyundai i20 is set to get an updated front and rear look in line with the new look that is sported on the likes of the updated Grand i10 and the Xcent. The facelift i20 will include a wider grille with sharper edges, a more aggressive front bumper and possibly updated headlamps with new daytime running lights. The auto will likewise get another rear end with a new tail gate and an updated set of tail lamps with LED technology. The updated auto will likewise a new rear bumper with new fog lamps.
On the engines front, the car will keep on getting the same petrol and diesel motors with the manual gearbox option for the diesel and the auto and manual gearbox choices for the petrol. The new auto is likewise expected to get minor updates on the interior front with new materials and new interior colours. Expect the updated Hyundai i20 facelift to make it to India sometime next year.