The upcoming Hyundai Santro will get segment first rear AC vents & rear parking camera.
Korean automaker, Hyundai will re-introduce the popular Santro nameplate in the Indian market in October 2018. The vehicle will officially reveal on October 9, followed by launch in the last week of the same month. The new Santro will act as an entry level product for the Korean brand, which means Hyundai Eon will be phased out in near future. Codenamed AH2, the new Santro will come equipped with several segment-first comfort and convenience features. Here we bring you top 5 features of the upcoming new Hyundai Santro –
Segment-First Rear AC Vents
Santro will the first car in its category to offer rear air-conditioning vents as standard. This suggests that Hyundai gives huge importance to the comfort of rear passengers’. If reports are to be believed, the tall-boy hatchback will offer segment-leading legroom and headroom space for rear occupants. Read more…
Standard Safety Features
The new Santro will be based on the old i10’s platform, which has been modified for better structure integrity. Moreover, the hatchback will come equipped with dual front airbags, ABS (Anti-Lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic BrakeForce Distribution) and ISOFIX as standard. Also See – New Hyundai Santro – A Bigger Threat To Renault Kwid Than Tata Tiago
Large touchscreen Infotainment System
For entertainment & connectivity, the new Hyundai Santro will have a large 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system. This system is expected to come with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support. Moreover, audio controls and Bluetooth telephony controls on steering wheels will also be on offer.
First AMT-Equipped Hyundai Car
The upcoming small hatch will be powered by an updated version of Hyundai’s 1.1-litre Epsilon petrol engine that also powers the previous i10. A five-speed manual gearbox will come as standard, while an AMT unit will be offered as optional. Expect new Santro to offer a fuel efficiency of over 20kmpl. You May Also Like – Hyundai STYX Compact SUV Will Challenge Maruti Vitara Brezza
Rear Parking Sensor & Camera
Another segment first feature! The new Santro will offer rear parking sensors as standard, which makes it compliant to upcoming safety norms. Additionally, the top-spec models will also get rear parking camera as well. This means, the touchscreen unit will be compatible with rear parking camera as well.