Friday, 30 September 2016
PARIS - Hyundai either has world premiere's or public debuts of the 2017 i20 WRC, new i10, Ioniq and New Generation i30 .
A car for everyone: The New Generation Hyundai i30
The New Generation Hyundai i30 is the DNA car for Hyundai Motor representing the core of the brand in Europe. Available in early 2017, the third generation of the successful Hyundai i30 is a car for everyone delivering great value to single people, families, young and old.
It is a smart and rewarding choice for those seeking an appealing design, an efficient and dynamic ride including the all-new 1.4 T-GDI petrol engine and a 10% more direct steering and a comprehensive safety package with features like Autonomous Emergency Braking and the new driver attention alert system. The New Generation i30 offers all the connectivity features customers are looking for today, like Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, wireless charging and LIVE Services. Its quality and reliability are guaranteed by the unique, industry-leading 5-year unlimited mileage warranty. With design being the No. 1 buying reason for Hyundai customers in Europe, the New Generation i30 further evolves Hyundai Motor’s design language with precise and tensed lines, refined rich surfaces and a sculpted body to create a timeless and confident appearance featuring the new family identity: the Cascading grille.
High-Performance Hyundai N concept revealed
Hyundai Motor is also presenting the RN30 Concept, building anticipation of the future high-performance ‘N’ models. The motor sport-inspired racing concept is developed to deliver passion and pleasure on the track. Based on the New Generation Hyundai i30, the RN30 was born as a racing machine featuring a 2.0-litre turbo engine with 380 PS and an all-wheel drive, developed in close collaboration with Hyundai Motorsport, Hyundai Motor Europe Technical Centre and Hyundai Motor’s Performance Development & High Performance Vehicle Division. The striking concept is distinguished by its purposeful aerodynamic design and specialised high-performance technologies.
More style and advanced technology for an even greater package: The New Hyundai i10
At the 2016 Paris Motor Show Hyundai Motor also debuts the New i10 enhanced with new advanced active safety and connectivity features from the segments above, as well as modern design refinements, including the new signature Cascading front grille to enhance its emotional appeal. Responding to customer demand for connectivity features, New i10 includes Apple Carplay, Android Auto and LIVE Services, all integrated into the new seven-inch touchscreen navigation system. In terms of safety it now comes with two new advanced features to actively avoid accidents: a Front Collision Warning System and a Lane Departure Warning System.
Hyundai Motorsport previews 2017 WRC Challenger
Hyundai Motorsport presents a preview of its 2017 WRC challenger at Paris Motor Show which will make its competitive debut at the Monte-Carlo Rally in next season’s FIA World Rally Championship. The team, which is currently second in the WRC manufacturers’ classification with 201 points, has been testing its brand new 2017 prototype since April across numerous locations in Europe and in a variety of different conditions. The car, based on a three-door Hyundai i20, has been developed to meet the WRC’s 2017 technical regulations, which have given greater aerodynamic freedom to designers.
IONIQ – making low-to-zero emission driving accessible
Introduced at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show in March, the All-New IONIQ is also presented live on display at the 2016 Paris Motor Show. The IONIQ is the world’s first car to offer hybrid, plug-in hybrid and all-electric powertrains in a single model. This innovative approach from Hyundai Motor democratises e-mobility, making low-to-zero emission driving more accessible to everyone.