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Next Gen Hyundai i20 vs Rivals: Specification Comparison

Hyundai is all set to launch the next-gen i20 in India by mid of this year. The premium hatchback has already been revealed for the international markets. When it arrives in India, it will be challenged by the likes of Honda Jazz, Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Toyota Glanza and Tata Altroz. Will it be able to withstand the heat of the segment? Let’s find out.

Does Size Matter?

2020 Hyundai i20 vs Rivals: Dimensions

Dimensions New i20 Tata Altroz Maruti Suzuki Baleno Toyota Glanza Honda Jazz
Length 4040mm 3990mm 3995mm 3995mm 3995mm
Width 1750mm 1755mm 1745mm 1745mm 1694mm
Height 1450mm 1523mm 1510mm 1510mm 1544mm
Wheelbase 2580mm 2501mm 2520mm 2520mm 2530mm
Boot space 351 litres 340 litres 339 litres 339 litres 354 litres
Wheel Size 17-inch 16-inch 16-inch 16-inch 15-inch
  • The next-gen Hyundai i20 is lengthier, with a longer wheelbase than its rivals.
  • Boot space of the i20 is also second to that of the Honda Jazz.
  • When it comes to the wheel size, the next-gen Hyundai i20 surely takes a lead as the hatch has got 17-inches wheels.

The Powertrain Comparison: Next-gen Hyundai i20 vs Rivals

2020 Hyundai i20 vs Rivals: Petrol Variants

Specifications New i20 Tata Altroz Maruti Suzuki Baleno Toyota Glanza Honda Jazz*
Engine 4 cyl 1.2-litre / 3 cyl 1.0-litre turbo 3 cyl 1.2-litre 4 cyl 1.2-litre 4 cyl 1.2-litre 4 cyl 1.2-litre
Power 83hp/120hp 86hp 83hp 83hp 90hp
Torque 115Nm/172Nm 113Nm 113Nm 113Nm 110Nm
Transmission 5/6-speed Manual; 7-speed DCT 5-speed Manual 5-speed Manual / CVT 5-speed Manual / CVT 5-speed Manual / CVT

*BS4 model

  • The petrol variants of the new i20 seem to have an upper hand in terms of power as well as torque output.
  • It is the only hatch in the list with DCT automatic transmission option.

2020 Hyundai i20 vs Rivals: Diesel Variants

Specifications New i20 Tata Altroz Honda Jazz*
Engine 4 cyl 1.5-litre turbo 1.5-litre 4 cyl turbo 4 cyl 1.5-litre turbo
Power 90hp 90hp 100hp
Torque 220Nm 200Nm 200Nm
Transmission 6-speed Manual 5-speed Manual 6-speed Manual

*BS4 model

  • The new-gen Hyundai i20 diesel engine seems to be lacking behind Honda Jazz in terms of power.
  • But in the torque terms, i20 has the highest driving force.
  • Maruti Suzuki Baleno and Toyota Glanza don’t have the diesel variant as the companies have ditched them for a while.

But, what about the features?

2020 Hyundai i20 vs Rivals: Features

New-gen i20 Tata Altroz Maruti Suzuki Baleno Toyota Glanza Honda Jazz
Touchscreen 10.25-inch 7.0-inch 7.0-inch 7.0-inch 7.0-inch
Apple Carplay Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Android Auto Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Seat Upholstery Fabric Fabric Fabric Fabric Fabric
Ambient Light Yes Yes No No No
Instrument Cluster Digital Semi-digital Analogue Analogue Analogue
Automatic Climate Control Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Rear AC Vents Yes Yes No No No
Cruise Control Yes Yes No No No

Hyundai i20 surely is a feature-laden hatchback and will definitely offer best in class segment features.

Next-Gen Hyundai i20 Won! But at what cost?

2020 Hyundai i20 vs Rivals: Price

New-gen i20 Tata Altroz Maruti Suzuki Baleno Toyota Glanza Honda Jazz
Petrol-MT ₹5.7lakh to 8.7lakh(expected) ₹5.29lakh to ₹7.69 lakh ₹5.59lakh to ₹7.86lakh ₹6.98lakh to ₹7.58lakh ₹7.45lakh to ₹7.89 lakh
Petrol-AT ₹8lakh to ₹9lakh (expected)  – ₹7.67lakh to ₹8.90lakh ₹8.30lakh to ₹8.90lakh ₹8.65lakh to ₹9.09lakh
Diesel-MT ₹7lakh to ₹9.5lakh (expected) ₹6.99lakh to ₹9.29lakh ₹8.17lakh to ₹9.41lakh

*BS4 model

The Hyundai i20 is expected to be priced aggressively and there is a slight difference only. With such feature-laden powerful hatchback, Hyundai will surely be hacking into the segment. Stay tuned for regular updates.

Ritvik Guptahttps://gomechanic.in/blog
Ex-Technical Content Developer at GoMechanic | Automobile enthusiast with a knack to decode it for everyone | Automobile Engineer by passion

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