The fifth-generation Hyundai Verna is launched in India at a price from Rs. 7.99 to 12.61 lakhs (ex-showroom). Hyundai’s Honda City and Maruti Ciaz rival is now open for bookings across all dealerships in India.
The Next-Gen Verna is a technological marvel developed with Futuristic Design, Dynamic Performance , Super Safety and New Technology & Advanced Features. The Superior performance of new Verna stems from vehicle’s SUPER BODY STRUCTURE frame built-out of 50% Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS).
The 2018 Verna with ‘SUPER BODY STRUCTURE’ is built on Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS) body structure including Hot stamping Applications that enables the sedan for superior performance and unmatched safety ensuring Best-in-Class body rigidity, Structural Changes and Crash Performance. The Rigid and Responsive Chassis, and improved impact Harshness offers Superior Road feedback to the driver for a confident driving experience. The SUPER BODY STRUCTURE ensures adequate weight control thus enhancing both performance and fuel efficiency.
The Next Gen Verna has outstanding low NVH characteristics by the use of enhanced sound absorption materials and STRONG BODY STRUCTURE (AHSS) and improved engineering of design. Multiple measures have been taken to contain NVH to barely perceptible traces such as engine and transmission mount design change, implementation of tunnel insulator, extensive application of foam filler in cavity etc.
It is engineered to deliver superior ride and handling for utmost driver confidence and enthusiastic driving experience. The 5th Generation Verna is built on the All New K2 platform thus enabling precise tuning of key suspension components for enhanced cornering and high speed stability, superior ride comfort and precise handling performance, making it the Next Gen Sedan optimised for Indian conditions. The rear suspension geometry has been modified for stable and comfortable ride for rear passengers by vertical angle of rear shock absorbers and coil springs on the coupled torsion beam axle.
The front suspension uses an optimally designed McPherson strut with coil springs and gas shock absorbers along with a front stabilizer to help reduce the body roll when cornering. The standard Motor-Driven Power Steering System (MDPS) has been tuned to provide superior feedback while cornering and at high speeds thus delivering precise handling response and confident drive. The front wheel caster angle has been modified to further enhance the steering feedback to the driver at Highway speeds.
The Next-Gen Verna is equipped with the most powerful powertrain options with a choice of two power packed 1.6 litre Dual VTVT petrol and 1.6 litre U2 CRDi VGT diesel engine. The engines with advanced 6 Speed Manual and 6 Speed Automatic Transmissions have been tuned to provide superior low and high speed performance to suite city & highway driving with high fuel efficiency.
The Best-in-Class powerful 1.6 litre Dual VTVT petrol engine offers 123PS power with high fuel efficiency and 1.6 litre U2 CRDi VGT diesel engine offers best in segment 128PS power.
Price list of 2018 Next-gen Hyundai Verna (ex-showroom Delhi):
- E MT – Rs. 7.99 lakh
- EX MT – Rs. 9.06 lakh
- EX AT – Rs. 10.22 lakh
- SX MT – Rs. 9.49 lakh
- SX(O) MT – Rs. 11.08 lakh
- SX(O) AT – Rs. 12.23 lakh
- E MT – Rs. 9.19 lakh
- EX MT – Rs. 9.99 lakh
- EX AT – Rs. 11.39 lakh
- SX MT – Rs. 11.11 lakh
- SX+ AT – Rs. 12.61 lakh
- SX(O) MT – Rs. 12.39 lakh
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