Hyundai Grand i10 AMT Facelift to launch in India
In an advent to capture the growing demand for AMT (Automated Manual Transmission) in India, Hyundai will be bringing the facelift version of its hugely popular Grand i10 model along with automated manual transmission (AMT) gearbox. Grand i10, one of the South Korean Automaker’s best selling cars would further wants to keep its car updated to match the expectations of this generation’s demand.
More and more people are moving towards getting the AMT instead of manual because of the convenience which the car provides while driving in city traffic conditions. Grand i10 being one of the hot favorites among car buyers currently offers only the manual transmission. The release of AMT version of Grand i10 can further pump up the sales of the car.
Reports from MotorOctane claims that a new Grand i10 AMT will be launched in India in the month of September this year ( festive season in India). In the Auto Expo, Renault showcased the AMT version of its successful Kwid hatchback and has generated quite a lot of interest among car enthusiasts. According to the latest reports, the AMT version of Hyundai Grand i10 will come along with the facelift of the model.
The changes and features in the new Grand i10 facelift is not known yet. It is very likely that Grand i10 will be majorly getting cosmetic upgrades along with the AMT feature.
Hyundai Grand i10 AMT Features
So, what features can you expect from the new Hyundai Grand i10 AMT Facelift? Some of the features which you can expect from the facelift version of Grand i10 premium hatchback are
- Reverse parking camera
- Touchscreen system
- Automatic transmission
What we know so far is that Hyundai Grand i10 will be getting an AMT or an automatic on its petrol version only. The 1.2-litre Kappa engine present in Grand i10 for the very first time will be getting an automatic transmission in the country.
If you are planning to buy a premium hatchback along with AMT in coming festive season, Hyundai Grand i10 facelift can be your go-to choice! The price of Hyundai Grand i10 is going to be 40,000 INR costlier than that of Grand i10’s manual variant.
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