Hyundai India will be officially announcing the prices for the much-awaited Hyundai Aura by launching the compact sedan in India. The new Hyundai Aura will be introduced as a replacement to the Xcent that failed to make an impact in the sub-compact sedan that is ruled by Maruti Suzuki Dzire. The carmaker will be eyeing to redefine its hold in the segment with the new Aura sedan, which will be pitted against the likes of Maruti Suzuki Dzire and Tata Tigor. The launch event for the Aura 2020 is slated to start at 12pm IST onwards. The event will be streamed online via official Facebook and Twitter account apart from YouTube channel. Hyundai Aura 2020 Launching Today in India; Watch Live Streaming of Hyundai’s New Compact Sedan Launch Event.
Aesthetically, the Aura sedan gets projector headlamp with fog lights, twin-boomerang DRLs, stylish Z-shaped LED taillights and 15-inch diamond cut alloys that enhances the overall appeal. On the dimension front, the sedan measures 3,995mm, 1,680mm and 1,520mm in length, width and height. Moreover, the wheelbase of the sedan stands at 2,450mm. Additionally, the sedan will be seen in six new shades which includes Fiery Red, Vintage Brown, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Alpha Blue and Polar White.
On the inside, the Hyundai Aura 2020 will be equipped with class-leading features like an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment with Android Auto & Apple Car Play compatibility, a 5.3-inch digital speedometer, Arkamys Premium Sound, multi-information display, wireless charging, driver rear view monitor, leather wrapped gear knob, emergency stop signal, air-curtain and much more.
As far as the mechanical front is concerned, the new Hyundai Aura 2020 will be offered in three BS6 engines- 1.2-litre MPI petrol, 1.0-litre Turbo GDi petrol and1.2-litre Ecotorq diesel. The 1.2-litre petrol engine makes 83PS/114Nm of power figures whereas the turbocharged unit develops 100PS/172Nm of figures. On the other hand, the oil-burner will produce 75PS of power figures and 190Nm of peak torque. All three engines will come mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox as standard whereas the optional 5-speed AMT will be offered on 1.2-litre petrol and diesel units only. 2020 Hyundai Aura Sedan: Launch Date, India Price, Features & Specifications.
Coming to the pricing, the 2020 Hyundai Aura is likely to be priced in the bracket of Rs 5.5 lakh to Rs 8.5 lakh (ex-showroom). Hyundai’s newest compact sedan will take on Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Honda Amaze, Volkswagen Ameo, Tata Tigor and others in the segment.