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Saturday, 3 December 2016

Hyundai has officially announced the pricing and specification of the New i10 City Car.

  • New i10 introduces Hyundai family’s new Cascading grille
  • Integrated 7” touchscreen navigation with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay and LIVE services on Premium SE – a first for the segment
  • Safety enhancements include Lane Departure Warning and Forward Collision Warning
Hyundai Motor UK has officially announced the pricing and specification of the New i10, the latest iteration of its multi award-winning city car.
External changes to the New i10 include the first implementation of the new Cascading grille, a feature which will define the exterior design of future Hyundai models. 
The redesigned front bumper also includes with updated LED Daytime Running Lights on Premium and Premium SE models. 
At the rear, the New i10 is also characterised by an evolved bumper design with a black inlay and round fog lights and refreshed rear lights with a darker housing for a sportier look. 

Redesigned side mouldings with a new shape and size round off the New i10’s fresh profile.
New i10 also introduces two new safety technologies to the i10 range, with Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) and Forward Collision Warning System (FCWS) forming the Driver Assist Pack, available as an option on SE, Premium and Premium SE trim. 
Using a forward facing camera, LDWS alerts the driver with an audible warning if the vehicle moves over lane markings, whilst FCWS acts to warn the driver with a visual and audible alarm if a collision risk arises from another vehicle.
The New i10 also makes advanced technology available to more people than ever before. Responding to customer demand for simple connectivity features, the New i10 Premium SE includes the latest connectivity features, all integrated into the new seven-inch touchscreen navigation system. 
Apple CarPlay and Android Auto guarantee seamless integration, safe operation and mirrored functionality of mobile devices based on iOS or the Android operating system. 
In order to be up-to-date, the New i10 Premium SE’s navigation system comes with a seven-year free subscription to LIVE Services, offering real-time traffic and weather conditions, points of interest as well as the position of speed cameras in countries where this is permitted by law. 
Customers do not even have to choose: the New i10 Premium SE is the only car in its class to offer Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and LIVE Services in a single infotainment system.
The handling of New i10 has a modified steering gear ratio for a more direct feel, whilst larger front shock absorber bump stops enhance both ride comfort and lower suspension noise transmission into the cabin.
Prices will start from £9,250 for the i10 S, which includes new 14” steel wheels and wheel covers, rear spoiler with integrated brake light, electric front windows and remote central locking as standard. with the interior features a new Black cloth interior. with grey dashboard insert. 
Standard safety features include Electronic Stability Programme, Brake Assist System and Tyre Pressure Monitoring System. The i10 S is available with the 1.0 3-cylinder Kappa engine and a 5 speed manual transmission.
i10 SE, from £10,500, builds on the S specification, adding body-coloured door handles and mirrors, with heating and electrical adjustment, air conditioning, cruise control, Bluetooth and DAB radio. 
i10 SE is also available with optional blue or red interior trim as a no cost alternative to the standard black cloth trim and introduces the Driver Assist Pack two new safety features for the model - Lane Departure Warning System and Forward Collision Warning. 
i10 SE has the option of three powertrains - the 1.0-litre 3-cylinder Kappa engine mated to a 5 speed manual transmission, or the 1.2-litre 4-cylinder Kappa engine available with a 5 speed manual or 4 speed automatic transmission.
The i10 SE Blue, available from £10,900, shares the generous equipment levels of the SE, whilst delivering range leading economy. 
The i10 SE Blue features a combination of Intelligent Stop Go, and a unique weight saving 4 seat interior with 13” steel wheels and wheel covers, allowing the i10 SE Blue’s 1.0-litre 3-cylinder Kappa engine to achieve 70.6 mpg combined.
i10 Premium now features privacy glass as standard, which alongside a new design of 14” alloy wheel and LED daytime running lights, increases the New i10’s external visual appeal even further. 
Interior comfort is also increased, with climate control, and a leather steering wheel and gear knob also available. 
Enhancements continue with the new connectivity features of DAB radio and a smartphone docking station now introduced at Premium specification. 
The i10 Premium is available with a choice of three powertrains- the 1.0-litre 3-cylinder Kappa engine with 5 speed manual transmission, or the 1.2-litre 4-cylinder Kappa engine with a 5 speed manual or 4 speed automatic transmission. i10 Premium prices start from £11,200.
With prices from £12,800, the range topping i10 Premium SE builds on the specification enhancements of Premium, with the introduction of a 7” touchscreen with Navigation and DAB radio. 
The fully integrated system also offers LIVE services, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, making i10 Premium SE the only car in its class to offer all 3 in a single infotainment system. 
i10 Premium SE is available with the 1.2-litre 4-cylinder Kappa engine with a choice of a 5 speed manual, or 4 speed automatic transmission.
The New i10 will be offered in a range of nine vibrant exterior colours in solid, metallic and pearl finishes. 
The solid colour range comprises Morning Blue and Polar White, while the metallic range is made up of Aqua Sparkling, Iced Coffee, Sleek Sliver and Star Dust. 
Customers desiring pearl colours can choose between Mandarin Orange, Passion Red and Phantom Black. Black cloth interior is the standard New i10 upholstery, with both Blue and Red cloth available on SE, Premium and Premium SE trim.
New i10 pricing:
New  i10 PricingFuel TypeCO2Emissions (g/km)VED BandRecommended On The Road PriceP11D ValueBIK %
S 1.0 66ps 5dr - ManualP108B£9,250£9,19518%
SE Blue 1.0 66ps 4 seat 5dr - ManualP93A£10,900£10,84515%
SE 1.0 66ps 5dr - ManualP108B£10,500£10,44518%
Premium 1.0 66ps 5dr - ManualP108B£11,200£11,14518%
SE 1.2 87ps 5dr - ManualP114C£10,980£10,92519%
SE 1.2 87ps 5dr - AutoP139E£11,720£11,53524%
Premium 1.2 87ps 5dr - ManualP114C£11,680£11,62519%
Premium 1.2 87ps 5dr - AutoP139E£12,420£12,23524%
Premium SE 1.2 87ps 5dr - ManualP114C£12,800£12,74519%
Premium SE 1.2 87ps 5dr - AutoP139E£13,540£13,35524%
Optional Extras
Metallic / Pearl paint£550
Driver Assist Pack (Lane Departure Warning System and Forward Collision Warning System) – SE, Premium & Premium SE£275
Blue or Red interior – SE , Premium and Premium SEFOC