Accordingly hyundai Aura, the all-new subcompact sedan from the south Korean carmaker has been launched in india, priced at Rs. 5.80 Lakh to 9.22 lakh (ex-showroom, India). Based on the hyundai Grand i10 Nios, the new Aura is essentially the new-gen model avatar of the hyundai Xcent. The hyundai Aura will co-exist with the Xcent similar to the Grand i10 Nios and the old-gen Grand i10, and the car will be offered in five key variants, offered in six colour options.
The Aura competes with the likes of the maruti Suzuki Dzire and even the honda Amaze. Under the hood, the hyundai Aura comes with the option of two petrol and one diesel engine, and all are BS6 compliant. The 1.2-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine tuned to pump out 82 bhp and 114 Nm of torque along with the 1.2-litre diesel engine offering 74 bhp and 190 Nm of peak torque. Both come paired to a 5-speed manual and an optional AMT transmission.
hyundai is also offering the 1-litre GDI turbo-petrol engine that powers the Venue, which churns out 99 bhp and 172 Nm of torque, and it only has a 5-speed manual gearbox on offer.