Impressive Performance of Hyundai Santro over the last Decade

Impressive Performance of Hyundai Santro over the last Decade New Hyundai Santro Xing
author image Roger Dsouza
Tuesday 30 December 2014, 11:45 AM

Hyundai Santro has been quite popular in the Indian market for over a decade now. Meeting the requirement of family cars, this car has been in the thick of things. With a smart appearance, powerful performance and a superior economy, this car has received several upgrades from the company. It is priced between 3.1 to 4.2 lakhs INR, which comes quite affordable for an average India. The car comes in exciting colours and several trim variants, which has also been one of the most important selling points for the car.

Hyundai Santro

The car is powered by a 1086 cc, 12V petrol/bi-fuel engine (LPG), which can churn out a maximum 62.1 bhp at the rate of 5500 rpm. The net torque output for the car is 96.1 Nm at the rate of 3000 rpm. The minimum turning radius for this car is 4.4 metres, which is quite convenient for the Indian roads. Power is transmitted to the wheels using a five-speed gearbox. The car comes with a FWD option and has a seating capacity of five adults. With a fuel tank capacity of 35 litres, this car is ideal for highways as well as urban roads.

This car, along with a number of other models, has led the pack of hatchbacks for over a decade. Among these, the Santro has been renowned for its efficiency both on urban as well as semi-urban roads. The Xing upgrade hoisted the model higher. With an impressive history, this car is all set to take the brand forward in the near future.

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