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2019 Hyundai Elantra facelift spotted in India

Earlier this year, Hyundai unveiled the 2019 Elantra facelift in the US. The updated sedan has now been spotted testing India. 

The refreshed Elantra gets a new hexagonal grille at the front, which is flanked by triangular LED headlamps. The headlamp clusters have integrated V-shaped LED DRLs and the front bumper houses triangular fog lamps. The car has a coupe-like side profile with blacked-out B-pillars and has ORVMs with integrated turn signals. At the rear, the new Elantra features a redesigned boot lid with wraparound LED tail lights. It has a dual-tone bumper with reflector strips placed on each corner.

Hyundai has also updated the interior of the new Elantra. It now comes with a redesigned centre console with an 8.0-inch infotainment system that has Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity options. It has a 3-spoke multi-function steering wheel and a twin-pod instrument cluster with an MID in the centre. Hyundai offers features like wireless charging, rear view camera and an 8-speaker audio system.

In India, the Elantra is expected to be offered with a 2.0-litre petrol engine which makes 150 BHP and 192 Nm of torque and a 1.6-litre diesel engine that produces 126 BHP and 260 Nm of peak torque. Transmission options are likely to include a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed automatic.

In the international market, the new Elantra is offered with various active safety features like Forward Collision Avoidance Assist, Lane Keep Assist, Driver Attention Alert, Safe Exit Assist, Pedestrian Detection, Blind Spot Collision Warning with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist.

Source: Indian Autos Blog

 
 
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