Hyundai Motor India Ltd announced the launch of the refreshed version of the i20 N Line in the market. This announcement comes shortly after the launch of the 2023 i20 facelift. Just like the previous version, the i20 N Line is still offered in N6 and N8 trims. The price for the 2023 i20 N Line now starts at Rs 9.99 lakh, ex-showroom. The major attraction in the refreshed version is that it now comes with a manual transmission.
Announcing the launch, Mr. Tarun Garg, COO of Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said, “The i20 brand, across generations, has consistently set the bar in the premium hatchback segment in the country. Sporty and breathtakingly stunning, the new Hyundai i20 N Line commands attention everywhere it goes with its WRC-inspired design. Prioritizing safety as a cornerstone, the new Hyundai i20 N Line now gets a host of safety features as standard, such as 6 Airbags, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Hill Start Assist Control (HAC), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), 3-Point Seatbelts, and seatbelt reminders for all occupants. The new Hyundai i20 N Line, with its exciting athletic design and playful details, will surely set you apart in a crowd of lookalikes and will resonate profoundly with the ambitions of the young Indian buyers who wish to leave an indelible mark.”
Just like the 2023 i20 facelift, Hyundai is offering minor cosmetic changes to the N Line version too. It continues to get the parametric grille with the N Line badge on it. The front lip splitter comes with red inserts for a sporty touch. At the rear, the bumper design looks slightly different from the outgoing version. It continues to get a diffuser, twin exhaust setup, and also red accents. The N Line also offers LED headlamps adorned with Signature LED DRLs and new and striking 16″ Alloy wheels with N Branding.
As usual, Hyundai is offering a sporty black interior to the N Line version of the i20. The all-black interiors are broken at places with red inserts. A BOSE premium 7-speaker system and an advanced infotainment system offer a premium experience to the occupants. The cabin gets perforated leather seats with N Line branding, a 3-spoke steering wheel, a leather-wrapped gear lever, and red ambient light, offering a sporty look. When it comes to safety features, Hyundai is offering 35 standard safety features, including 6 Airbags, Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Hill Assist Control (HAC), Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), Highline, All Disc Brakes, Automatic Headlamps, and so on.
Hyundai is offering the i20 N Line in Abyss Black (New), Atlas White, Titan Gray, Thunder Blue, Starry Night, Atlas White with Abyss Black Roof, and Thunder Blue with Abyss Black Roof color options. The i20 N Line continues to draw its power from a 1.0-liter, three-cylinder, turbocharged petrol engine that generates 120 Ps and 172 Nm of torque. The iMT gearbox option has been replaced with a 6-speed manual one. The 7-speed DCT variant is also offered with the N Line version. Both N6 and N8 variants of the i20 N Line are available with manual and DCT gearbox options.