Hyundai i40

Expected: End 2015
Rs. 15 lakhs to Rs. 17 lakhs
(Estimated Ex-Showroom Price)
Hyundai i40

Hyundai Motor Company based in Korea is the fourth largest car manufacturer across the globe. The prestigious automaker has unveiled Hyundai i40 concept at the international automotive event, Geneva Motor Show 2011. The concept shares platform with previously launched hatchbacks, including the i10, i20 and i30. The Korean car maker is initially targeting European markets and will be launching Hyundai i40 based on the concept in 2012. Hyundai i40 is expected to be launched in two variants each of petrol and diesel versions.

The i40 concept was known by the codename ‘VF’ during its development phase. With Hyundai i40, Korean automaker will introduce Blue Drive eco-program along with powertrain line-up for the first time. These technologies help enhance fuel efficiency, on-road performance along with reducing level of CO2 emissions. In D-segment of hatchbacks, Hyundai i40 will challenge the likes of Ford Mondeo and Volkswagen Passat. Designed and engineered in Germany research premises of Hyundai Motors Company, Hyundai i40 has resemblance with Hyundai Sonata. As per official sources, it will be available as a sedan as well as a wagon.

Engines & Specifications of Hyundai i40

Hyundai enthusiasts will be provided with an option to choose Hyundai i40 petrol and diesel version in two engine options. Petrol powered Hyundai i40 will be loaded with an advanced 2.0-litre direct-injection, four-cylinder engine that delivers maximum power of 170 hp. Whereas, diesel powered Hyundai i40 will be equipped with 1.7-litre turbodiesel engine that has capability to deliver maximum power ranging between 115 hp and 136 hp.

Performance of Hyundai i40

Hyundai i40 will be loaded with 1.7-litre turbodiesel that delivers creditable economy along with fine on-road performance. Gearbox of the car has well-spaced ratio for smooth gear shifting. On the parameters of performance and fuel-efficiency, engine has competitive edge over its rival models from Chevrolet and Toyota.

Exterior, Interior & Safety Features of Hyundai i40

Upcoming i40 has dynamic design for creating extra space within interiors and deliver best-in-class fuel efficiency. Fluidic design, Hyundai's hallmark on hexagonal front grille and rakish lines adds to the dynamism and sportiness of Hyundai i40. Interiors of new Hyundai i40 are as impressive as the exteriors and have ample space to accommodate 5 occupants comfortably. Bucket seats of the car with side bolster and project pure dynamism in black theme adds sporty appeal to the interiors. Moreover, enthusiasts have an option to avail ISOFIX child seat.

Made using high-tensile steel, Hyundai i40 is extremely safe for occupants. Moreover, reinforcement is provided to critical areas like fuel tank and bonnet. Smart Parking Assist System (SPAS), Electronic Stability Program (ESP) and Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS) are other notable security arrangements of Hyundai i40. Among active safety arrangements are 9-safety airbags and comfortable seatbelts.

Fact Sheet:

Make Hyundai
Model i40
Fuel Types Petrol
Price Rs. 15 lakhs to Rs. 17 lakhs
Key Specifications

Petrol Variants:

  • Gamma 1.6 GSI DOHC with Dual CVVT, 1591cc, 135 hp at 6300 rpm, 165 Nm at 4850 rpm
  • Nu 2.0 GDI DOHC with Dual CVVT, 1999cc, 177 hp at 6500 rpm, 213 Nm at 4700 rpm

Diesel Variants:

  • 1.7 Low DOHC, 1685cc, 115 hp at 4000 rpm, 260 Nm at 2750 rpm
  • U2 1.7 High DOHC, 1685cc, 136 hp at 4000 rpm, 320 Nm at 2000 to 2500 rpm in automatic variant, 325 Nm at 2000 to 2500 rpm in manual variant


Body Type Hatchback

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    September 29, 2012 by  Ganesh
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    September 25, 2012 by  Harry Patel
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    September 25, 2012 by  Harry Patel
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    September 25, 2012 by  Harry Patel
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    September 25, 2012 by  Afzalur Rahman
  • I am owning and driving i40, manual , petrol version in Europe, this is a superb car, even in Europe it is getting a lot of attraction because of stunning appearance, fantastic interiors, Superb balance, fully loaded and a competitive price. Watch out for fuel efficiency, my first service is still due, so far I am getting about 9 km per ltr in city.

    September 09, 2012 by  Sanjay
  • hhhuuuuummmmm nice car

    September 06, 2012 by  Vijam Modi
  • wat a great look i love it

    August 22, 2012 by  Dongarmal Jain
  • good car

    July 05, 2012 by  Sandip
  • Really awesome

    May 04, 2012 by  Sriram
  • i40 price

    April 29, 2012 by  Ifraj
  • the new elentra is the i40? or different

    January 07, 2012 by  MANOJ BANSAL
  • it was same like a fludic verna but i 40 was slide change than fludic verna

    January 03, 2012 by  Vasal
  • it was same like a fludic veerna,so can u plz send me the interieor details&pictures

    December 27, 2011 by  Venkatrao

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