Hyundai launches new Santro with new features and design
Laxmi Intercontinental, the authorized dealer of Hyundai has officially launched The-All-New Santro family hatchback car in Nepal. It also marks Hyundai and Laxmi Intercontinental’s 10 years partnership in Nepal.
The new Hyundai Santro marks the return of the Korean carmaker to the high-selling compact hatchback segment. The base trim Magna starts at Rs 24.96 Lakhs.
The new Santro gets a 1,086 cc petrol engine which produces 69 ps at 5,500 rpm.The claimed mileage for the new Hyundai Santro petrol MT and AMT is 20.3 kmpl. The new Santro sports dual tone beige and black interiors with champagne gold inserts.
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The magic of Santro continues with The All New SANTRO receiving overwhelming response in less than two weeks. With Modern Stylish Tall Boy Design, Comfortable, Premium Cabin, New Age Technology, Customer Centric Safety, All Round Performance and Complete Peace of Mind, the all-new Santro will set a new benchmark in modern mobility.
Furthermore, Hyundai says the new Santro is bigger, wider and more spacious. Dimensions for the new Hyundai hatchback are 3,610 x 1,645 x 1,560 mm (Length x Width x Height). The wheelbase is 2,400 mm and the tyres used on the new Santro are 165/70 R14 steel wheels.
The new Santro comes packed with new age technology including segment-first like 17.64 cm (6.94-inch) touchscreen audio video system. The multi-media system has Android Auto, Apple Carplay and Mirror Link along with supporting Voice Recognition Function & Rear Parking Camera display on screen.
The new Hyundai Santro features a segment first rear AC vents and a unique propeller design to the vents itself. Furthermore, the new Santro is equipped with Hyundai’s patent ‘Eco Coating Technology’ which prevents unpleasant odour to develop in the AC evaporator by degrading the micro-organisms.
The new Santro is built on new platform along with the application of 63% Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS) + High Strength Steel (HSS), helping to achieve uncompromising safety. Additionally, standard ABS with EBD and dual front airbags provide safety to passengers which comes as standard on all trims. The new Santro also gets another segment first – impact sensing auto door unlock, front seatbelt pretensioners with load limiters and a rear defogger.
When it comes to the list of segments firsts, the new Hyundai Santro also gets a Micro Antenna.
When it comes to the engine, the new Santro is equipped with the 4-cylinder 1.1-litre petrol motor. The new Santro is the first Hyundai model to offer in-house developed Smart Auto AMT Technology. The new Santro comes with 3 Years/100,000 kms warranty and 3 Years Road Side Assistance (Best in Segment). Apart from this, the new Hyundai Santro will be available in 7 exterior colours including 2 new colours – Imperial Beige and Diana Green.
Although this new Hyundai small car carries the well-known Santro brand name, it is essentially a replacement for the now defunct i10. It sits in between the Eon and the Grand i10 and will go up against the Tata Tiago and the Maruti Celerio.
Hyundai All-New-Santro Specification
|Max Power (ps / rpm)||69/5,500|
|Max Toque (kg·m / rpm)||10.1/4,500|
|Claimed fuel efficiency||20.3 kmpl|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||35 Ltr.|
|Tested fuel efficiency (city)||14.25 kmpl||13.78 kmpl|
|Tested fuel efficiency (highway)||19.44 kmpl||19.42 kmpl|
Hyundai All-New-Santro Price in Nepal
|Model||Variants||Capacity||Fuel||Price in Rupees|
|The All New Santro||Magna||1086cc||Petrol||24,96,000|