Sporty 2020 Hyundai Verna to feature a 1.0 turbo-petrol engine and DCT

Hyundai Verna 2020

Hyundai just showcased the new 2020-Verna. The newly updated Verna seems to have come a long way from the day of its first launch in 2006. This time apart from sporty cosmetics the car comes with an exciting all-new 1.0-Lire turbo petrol engine.

The new turbo petrol engine made its debut in Hyundai’s Venue a couple of months back. The next launch was in the new Hyundai’s i10 Nios and Aura. Though the power figures of the hatch are a bit low than the Venue’s.

2020 Hyundai Verna interior

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New Powertrain and Transmission

Hyundai’s turbo petrol engine is a peppy and powerful engine and will be loved by driving enthusiasts.

  • The engine might be in a different state or tune but currently, it produced about 120Hp power and 172Nm torque.
  • The engine is complemented by a 7-Speed DCT (Dual-Clutch Transmission) with paddle shifters.

Even though it is an exciting package it also gets conventional engines.

  • A 1.5-Litre naturally-aspirated engine producing 115Hp power with an option of a 6-speed manual as well as a CVT transmission
  • Diesel is also an option with the 1.5-Litre engine a 6-speed manual transmission or a conventional torque converter.
2020 Hyundai Verna

Variants and Features

2020 Hyundai Verna will get the new turbo petrol engine only in the top-spec SX(O) variant with all the bells and whistles. Though it’ll be expensive than before there are few additional features in the car.

  • The car comes with a 4.2″ screen next to the part digital instrument cluster.
  • An 8″ touch screen to keep you entertained on the go. The new sound system by Arkamys adds the perfect spice to the experience.
  • The infotainment system gets the new “Blue Link connected car tech” which includes remote start, geo-fencing, and many more features.
  • The cost of the new car is justified as it loads a sunroof, front ventilated seats, wireless charging hands-free boot opening.

Rivals and Pricing

The Hyundai Verna is set to rival the likes of Maruti Suzuki Ciaz and Volkswagen Vento both of which are now offered in petrol-only variants. With the Honda set to launch its City in the same segment, Hyundai surely wanna take the edge by launching it soon.

Expected Price SX(O)- ₹13-₹14 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom Delhi)

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