The New Santro is a compact and complete family car. It is one of the best in its segment. The car is wider and taller than the i10 model and is powered by a 1.1 litre petrol engine that makes 69 BHP at the crank and 99NM of torque. There are also options of factory-fitted CNG kits.
It is the first Hyundai car globally to get an Automatic transmission that was developed inhouse by Hyundai itself. It is available in 3 variants, the Magna, Asta and Sports.
The interiors of the car are quite spacious. The car is 3,610mm long and 1,645mm wide—imparting ample elbow and knee room for four passengers, though Hyundai claims to seat five without a cinch. The headspace is the best-in-class and even comparable to some mid-sized sedans in the market. It has a full-touchscreen entertainment system which is similar to the one seen in the Grand i10. It has a new processor and is compatible with Apple carplay and Android auto. It also doubles up as a display for the reverse camera.
In terms of Safety, the Santro has a lot of Safety features which are in line with the all-new safety mandate coming into effect starting in July 2019. The safety features include ABS, EBD, seatbelt reminder, speed warning system, and reverse parking sensors. Hyundai has also included speed sensing door locks as standard.
The New Santro has been designed in such a way that it gets the tall boy look. On the exterior front, the grille has been designed a bit fancy; LED DRLs have been installed on the headlamps. On the interior side, the upholstery has a black and beige colored look.
Coming to the price, The Santro is available in five variants – D-Lite, Era, Magna, Sportz and Asta. The automatic is only offered on Magna and Sportz variant. The base model is priced at Rs. 3.89 lakh while the top-end model at Rs. 5.49 lakh. In case of the auto transmission, it is priced at Rs. 5.18 for Magna and Rs. 5.46 lakh (all prices, Ex-Showroom) Hyundai Santro Price D-Lite – Rs. 3.89 Lakh Era – Rs. 4.24 Lakh Magna – Rs. 4.57 lakh Sportz – Rs. 4.99 Lakh Magna (AT) – Rs. 5.18 Lakh Sportz (AT) – Rs. 5.46 Lakh Asta – Rs. 5.49 Lakh.
When you compare all these things with a normal hatchback, the Santro is the best option to buy. In case you are still confused and want to know more about the new Santro, visit Capital Hyundai Noida and our team of experts would be able to clear all your doubts and queries.