We pit the newly launched Hyundai Grand i10 Nios against the ongoing Grand i10 and tell you the basic differences both the car gets.
Its raining Hyundai cars this year, first with the Venue then their electric SUV Kona and now the Grand i10 Nios. For those of who are asking then yes, the Hyundai Grand i10 Nios will coexist with the ongoing Grand i10 and will sit between the Elite i20 and the former.
In this article, we will be comparing the Hyundai Grand i10 Nios vs Grand i10.
One of the first highlights when comparing the Hyundai Grand i10 Nios vs Grand i10 is how both the cars stand next to each other. The former is 40 mm longer and gets 20 mm wider. The height of both the cars stick at 1,520 mm but the wheelbase for the Nios gets increased by 25 mm, hinting more space on the inside.
|Hyundai Grand i10 Nios||3,805 mm||1,680 mm||2,450 mm||1,520 mm|
|Grand i10||3,765 mm||1,660 mm||2,425 mm||1,520 mm|
The Nios is anyway better than the Grand i10 in terms of features. With the wireless charging, projector headlamps, a large 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system supporting Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It also gets shark fin antenna, rear chrome garnish, driver rearview mirror and emergency stop signal are some of the features the hatchback gets.
Hyundai finally understood the popularity of automatics in a budget segmented hatchbacks and with this now the 4-speed torque converter which comes in the Grand i10 gets replaced with an AMT gearbox and is available in the Nios.
Hyundai calls it as a smart auto which comes with both diesel and BS6 petrol engine. It not only reduces the production cost but also makes it more affordable to the pocket.
The Hyundai Grand Nios starts at a price tag of Rs 4.99 lakh for the base trim and goes all the way up to Rs 7.99 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Whereas the ongoing Grand i10 sees a range of Rs 4.98 lakh to Rs 7.64 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).