Hyundai Motor India on Wednesday launched a special edition of its hatchback Grand i10, priced between Rs 5.68 lakh and Rs 6.63 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi) to commemorate 20 years of the company’s presence in the country.
“Introduction of Grand i10 special edition will further enhance the value proposition of the product and aims to achieve the highest customer satisfaction,” Hyundai Motor India Senior VP Sales and Marketing Rakesh Srivastava said in a statement.
Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. VP Sales and Marketing, HMIL, said at the launch, “Grand i10 has been a trendsetter & India’s most loved hatchback winning many awards including the most coveted Indian Car of the Year 2014. Introduction of Grand i10 special edition will further enhance the value proposition of the product and aims to achieve the highest customer satisfaction.”
Some of the upgrades include the addition of a 6.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system, red side body decals, hubcaps, blackened B-Pillar, rear spoiler with integrated brake lights and a special edition badge. The interiors are also tuned to be sporty by giving them a red-black dual tone colour theme.
The changes introduced are similar to the ones in the special edition Xcent. The sedan too received a 6.2-inch touchscreen audio system with the 20th anniversary badge at the rear. Mechanical and transmission duties are kept unaltered (just as in the Xcent) and the 1.2-litre petrol and the 1.1-litre diesel engine has been carry forwarded.
The carmaker organised the ‘Mega Experience Hyundai Program’ to express gratitude towards customers on its 20th anniversary. The programme consisted of free check-ups for Hyundai cars at places such as malls, residential societies, parking lots and petrol pumps ito facilitate maximum engagement.
Hyundai launches special edition Grand i10