Finally, Hyundai is replacing old Santro with all new Hyundai Santro 2018. The South Korean car manufacturer is finally bringing one of the most popular hatch Santro in 2018. The brand has confirmed to launch the all-new Hyundai Santro 2018 by the end of 2018. This will be the only launch by Hyundai later this year. The hatch was launched in 1998 and was discontinued in 2014. In those 16 years, Hyundai made a name in the Indian market.
In addition, Hyundai is one of the biggest brands when it comes to sales number. Now Hyundai is bringing Kia Motors in India. At 2018 auto expo Hyundai showcased full lineup of Kia Motors. Kia Motors will bring compact SUV in 2019 and then it will follow other launches as well.
Hyundai Santro 2018 Exterior Design
If we compare it to old Santro, the new Hyundai Santro 2018 will come with all new design. You will also see fluidic lines seamlessly with the bold hexagonal grille. It looks big from outside thanks to broad wheel arches. The big headlamps are taken from Eon and taillights also look good. Big fog lamps make the small hatch look bigger than before. Besides all, it may replace Eon or may add a new car in the line up between Eon and Grand i10.
Hyundai Santro 2018 Interior
Still, there is no confirmation of what will India get in the new Santro but according to the sources, the next generation will get 3.0 audio system along with touchscreen in the top end variant. It will also offer steering mounted control and digital cluster. The cabin finish is well finished and it will be a driver-oriented car. Customer will like the modern and practical design of new Hyundai Santro 2018. The cabin space is bigger than before with more comfortable seats.
Hyundai Santro 2018 Specifications
Santro will come with 800 cc or 1.0-litre petrol engine with is offered in Grand i10. It may get 1.2-litre CRDi Era engine as well. The petrol version will produce 81.86bhp and 113.75 nm of torque @4000rpm. The 4-cylinder hatch will offer 5-speed manual transmission.
Hyundai Santro 2018 Mileage
Petrol – 18.9 kmpl
Diesel – 24 kmpl
Hyundai Santro 2018 Price
The new Hyundai Santro 2018 price in India
Minimum Price Petrol Variant – Rs 3.5 Lakh
Maximum Price Petrol Variant – Rs 5.35 Lakh
Minimum Price Diesel Variant – Rs 5.25 Lakh
Maximum Price Diesel Variant – Rs 6.50 lakh
Hyundai Santro 2018 Review
The new Santro is going to be one of the premium product by Hyundai. Santro is itself a brand and trusted product. If we compare old Santro with new, it is a totally different vehicle made from a white sheet. Overall it is a new car from the inside out, hence it’s going to set another benchmark.
Hyundai Santro 2018 News
The new Santro is expected to launch in November 2018. Still, there is no confirmation by the brand but the new hatch will launch in 2018 as most of the test by the brand is also done.