The 2020 Hyundai 120 is all set to receive a new base variant. Yes, a YouTuber’s dream is about to come true. Spy shots of the new base variant of the Hyundai i20 have been spotted at a dealer stockyard.

Next-gen Hyundai i20
Next-gen Hyundai i20

The new variant is expected to be placed below the existing Magna base variant.

Any mechanical changes?

  • It is expected to offer the same 3 engine options- 1.2-litre petrol, 1.0-litre petrol turbo and 1.5-litre diesel unit.
  • Transmission options include a standard 5-speed manual, iMT, automatic and an optional CVT and DCT.

What’s on the feature end?

Hyundai i20 base variant with steel rims | Credits- RUSHLANE
Hyundai i20 base variant with steel rims | Credits- RUSHLANE
  • Starting with the outside we get to see steel rims instead of steel or alloy rims.
  • It also misses out on the fog lamps.
Hyundai i20 new base variant interior | Credits- RUSHLANE
Hyundai i20 new base variant interior | Credits- RUSHLANE
  • It’s a bit hard to notice but we guess that the new base variant will also miss out on some crucial features on the inside as well.
  • These features include a multifunctional steering wheel and a 2-din audio setup.
Rear profile | Credits- RUSHLANE
Rear profile | Credits- RUSHLANE
  • Looking at its rear profile it looks similar to the higher level variants.

Launch and Rivals?

  • It is expected that Hyundai could introduce the and more affordable i20 sometime next month.
  • With its launch, it will continue to rival the likes of the Honda Jazz, Ford Freestyle, Tata Altroz, Maruti Suzuki Baleno and its twin the Toyota Glanza.

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