The Hyundai Motors India Limited has decided to make the launch of new generation of Xcent in early 2020. In the year 2017, it was gifted with the facelift and we can expect its next generation to come up soon. The Xcent comes under sub compact sedan segment. The plantation of the new Hyundai Xcent will be in order to take on the likes of new Suzuki Dzire, new Ford Aspire and Honda Amaze.
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In new Xcent Hyundai will work in order to implement lots of features. Currently it misses out lot of features, when compared to its main rival Maruti Swift. With minor dimensional changes, the Xcent will be providing better space inside the cabin. Hyundai is also going to underpin the Xcent with newly developed platform.
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New Hyundai Xcent Styling.
Major updates can be seen over the styling of the Xcent and it may not reflect the Grand i10 design. The new Hyundai Xcent may feature projector headlamps, which it currently misses out. The cascading Hyundai grille signature will continue at the front with the chrome shuttles. There may be a newly developed design for the side profile and the door proportions may be changed. LED tails lamps can also be on offer in the new Xcent.
New Hyundai Xcent Interiors.
I think, Hyundai may continue dual tone beige and black pattern for the dashboard. On offer can also be a 7 inch advanced touchscreen unit supporting Android Auto, Apple Car Play, Mirror link, Inbuilt Maps and display for rear view camera. Hyundai may also offer rear charging USB socket and Centre arm rest. With the increased dimensions, the new Xcent can also boost up its boot space and offer lot of knee room and Shoulder room for the Passengers.
Hyundai can also tweak its MID cluster unit with fuel efficiency indicator, Distance to empty and lot more features. What can we also expect is ‘Auto link’ offered in i20 Elite and the Verna. All the changes will make the cabin look more plush and premium. In terms of safety the new Hyundai Xcent may offer dual airbags, ABS and EBD as standard.
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New Hyundai Xcent Engine.
The powering unit will be newly developed with some power and torque variance related to the current powertrains or either Hyundai may offer the same Engines. All new engines offered will be BS VI ready and may develop more efficiency. Hyundai motors may also introduce a new transmission unit. In terms of automatic transmission, it will get a smart AMT witness by the Santro 2018.
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New Hyundai Xcent Pricing.
The pricing will be aggressive as observed in the current model and can be between 6 lakhs to 12 lakhs ex-showroom.
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