The Hyundai i20 has actually gotten numerous awards for many years as well as the Elite i20 was just recently granted "Indian Auto of the Year (ICOTY)" for 2015. Hyundai has actually received this award 2 years in a row with the Hyundai Grand i10 obtaining the honor for 2014. Victorying two successive ICOTY honors is the first for any vehicle manufacturer and Hyundai is also the very first auto maker to bag 3 ICOTY honors within One Decade.
Cream of the crop i20 has a powerful engine as well as would provide its rivals a run for its money. The Fuel engine is powered by an excellent 1.2 Litre Kappa Engine which spins out 82 BHP at 6000 RPM. The gasoline engine is mated to a 5-speed transmission and takes 13.5 secs to attain ONE HUNDRED km/hr. The diesel engine is powerful also and is run by a 1.4 Liter CRDi engine which is mated to a 6 speed transmission. It takes exactly 11.9 seconds for the Elite i20 to accelerate to ONE HUNDRED km/hr. which is the most effective efficiency figure in the section.