Hyundai Motor India Ltd, the country’s second largest carmaker unveiled its most awaited sedan the Hyundai AURA. The new stylish sedan is set to be a trendsetter being the most power-packed and feature-rich sedan in its segment.
Speaking at the Unveiling of Hyundai Aura, Mr. S S Kim, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, “It is a matter of great pride for the Hyundai Motor India as we unveiled our first and the most significant product for the industry in 2020. Hyundai Aura is inspired by the vibrance of positivity and spirit to go the distance of the young passionate achievers, acknowledging their life-force of ‘Zeal to Go beyond Limits’”
Aura will be the first sedan equipped with kappa 1 litre BS-6 T-GDI petrol and 1.2 litre BS-6 ECOTORQ diesel engine, offering superior power, superior performance along with good fuel efficiency.
The Aura conveys a modern and stunning design, offering versatile characteristics exhibiting elegant styling and bold character form to deliver a fresh interpretation of the Korean automakers’ signature design language of ‘Sensuous Sportiness’. The Aura’s front profile showcases unique twin boomerang daytime running lamps (DRL’s) integrated with a satin front grille with projector type headlamps and fog Lamps.
The side profile of the car showcases the sportiness through its coupe like styling with solid wheel-arches created by two unique character lines and a 15 inch diamond cut alloy wheel. The car has a unique rear design with emphasis on wide stance, robust sporty bumper design and an LED tail Lamp with 3D outer lens.
Engine & Gearbox Variants in the Hyundai Aura
|Engine||Maximum Power (ps)||Maximum Torque (kgm)||Gear Box|
|1.2 litre (Kappa T- GDI Petrol Engine) BS6||83||11.6||5 MT / AMT|
|1.2 litre ECOTORQ Diesel BS6||75||19.4||5 MT / AMT|
|1.0 litre Turbo BS 6||100||17.5||5 MT|
MT – Manual Transmission, AMT – Automatic Transmission
The Aura is built on strong body structure with integrated 65% advanced high strength steel that ensures light body weight with high strength. The steering is fitted with higher capacity motor for quicker response with increased ratio for better feedback. The suspension spring stiffness is increased for controlled body motion with tuned damper valve for an excellent all round feel.
Hyundai has already tested and evaluated the Aura across India over 7,500 kms to assess its reliability and durability on different powertrain configurations and diverse road and climate conditions.
Exterior & Interior Dimensions of Hyundai Aura
|Length x Width x Height||3,995 mm x 1,680 mm x 1,520 mm|
|Front Legroom||1050 mm|
|Rear Legroom||885 mm|
|Trunk Volume||402 ltr|
The Aura comes with an 8 inch touch screen infotainment system with smart phone connectivity (Android Auto & Apple Car Play) along with Arkamys premium sound, a digital speedometer, and multi-information display and wireless charging. The most unique driving rearview monitor, iBlue audio remote smart phone app, outside chrome door handles, eco coating, air curtain, premium cabin with bronze colored inserts and spacious rear cabin to name a few.
The Hyundai Aura price is expected to start from Rs 6 lakh and go up to Rs 9 lakh for the top-end variant.