BS6 wars: Hyundai punches back with facelifted Verna

Published On : 11 March 2020
By Tarashekhar Padhy



Hyundai Motor India refreshes its complete product line-up in India with absolutely new or up to date products. After tasting fulfillment with the Hyundai Venue last 12 months, the enterprise had released the Grand i10 Nios hatchback and Aura subcompact sedan, and is now gearing up to release the BS6 compliant Hyundai Creta and simultaneously the facelift version of 2020 Hyundai Verna on March 2020. Although, the upgrades of the facelifted version are not handiest constrained as compared to aesthetic features inside the exterior, apart from those mods, it will receive a new variety of BS-VI power unit options.


The new Hyundai Verna Facelift might be launched with the 1.0-litre, three-cylinder, GDI rapid petrol engine that made its debut inside the Venue closing 12 months and is also offered within the Grand i10 Nios and Aura. Like the Venue, even in the Verna, this engine could be paired with a seven-pace twin-clutch transmission (DCT) whilst a six-pace guide gearbox will be fashionable. The new Verna can even share a part of its engine line-up with the new Hyundai Creta. So the 1.5-litre, four-cylinder, certainly aspirated petrol engine, and the 1.5-litre, a four-cylinder diesel engine will also be on offer. While the six-pace guide gearbox may be well known on each engine option, the petrol may even include a six-pace sensible variable transmission (IVT) and the diesel will have a 6-velocity automatic transmission.


Hyundai has additionally dropped a teaser image of the Verna in advance of its release. Though the silhouette of the car stays unchanged, the face has been heavily updated and is in-line with Hyundai's latest circle of relatives' faces. It receives an all-new cascade grille finished in chrome and is flanked by way of new LED headlamps. At the rear too it receives new LED taillights and the bumpers had been revised as well.