New Hyundai i20 gets 20,000 bookings in 20 days, over 85% demand for Sportz and above trims

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 20 Nov 2020

Hyundai Motor India. (HMIL), a leading passenger vehicle maker has got a strong initial response for its newly launched third-generation premium compact the all-new i20, and has managed to get over 20,000 bookings in 20 days; making over 4,000 deliveries of the all-new i20 during Diwali season. The new i20 was launched on November 5, 2020.

Commenting on the response, Tarun Garg, director – Sales, Marketing & Service, Hyundai Motor India said, “The i20 has been a trendsetter in its segment and icon among the new age customers. Now with the launch of the all-new i20, we are upping the ante and setting a new benchmark. We have received an overwhelming response to the all-new i20 with 20,000 bookings in 20 days and more than 4,000 customers having taken delivery of this latest blockbuster product from us during Diwali season. As the foremost premium hatchback in India, more than 85% customers have opted for Sportz and above trims, showcasing a strong demand for advanced technologies offered on the all-new i20”.

“Our Customers continue to demonstrate a strong affinity for connected technologies offered by us. Nearly 45% customers have preferred variants enabled with our already established BlueLink technology. Sunroof continues to be a customer favourite with close to 30% bookings made for models with this particular feature. Similarly, in line with the needs of the current environment, 35% customers have opted for models with industry unique Oxyboost Air purifier. Our new and advanced transmission offerings (IVT/iMT/DCT) have received a strong traction from 25% of the customers and to top it all almost 20% of the customers have opted for our powerful and efficient 1.5-litre U2 CRDi diesel BS VI powertrain. This data is clear testimony of the customer’s evolution and penchant for the brand i20 and their stamp of approval on the new features and technologies introduced in the all-new i20.”