Hyundai Motor India Ltd launched the new Santro last month and the hatchback has received more than 38,500 booking within a month of its launch in the country. Additionally, the 2018 Santro has received 211,000 enquiries since its launch.
Speaking on this amazing customers’ response for newly launched SANTRO, Y K Koo, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Limited said, “The All New SANTRO is a true expression of Hyundai brand in India. The Modern Stylish Tall Boy Design, New Age Technology, Comfortable and Premium Cabin, All around safety and performance of All New SANTRO has won the aspirations of Indian customers making it a trendsetter product. We are overwhelmed with the positive customer response and strong appreciation of the All New SANTRO.”
Being the first Hyundai model to offer best in segment in- house developed Smart Auto AMT technology and Company Fitted CNG with a contribution of 30 per cent and 18 per cent respectively, the new Hyundai Santro has successfully generated such overwhelming response in the market.
The 2018 hatchback has been launched at a starting price of Rs 3.89 Lakh (ex- showroom, Delhi) and goes up to Rs 5.45 Lakh (ex- showroom, Delhi) for the top- spec variant. Termed as ‘Hyundai’s R&D Innovation in Modern Mobility’, the new Santro is claimed to be a perfect combination of Six Pillars - Modern Stylish Tall Boy Design, Comfortable & Premium Cabin, New Age Technology, Customer Centric Safety, All Round Performance and Complete Peace of Mind by the manufacturer.
Measuring 3,610 mm in length, 1,645 mm in width, 1,560 mm in height and 2,400 mm in wheelbase, the 2018 Santro comes based on the new design language ‘Dynamic Tension’. The 2018 Hyundai Santro is available in five variants: D-Lite, Era, Magna, Sportz and Asta. The features list includes driver airbag, along with ABS and EBD are standard across the range. Only the top- spec Asta variant gets an additional passenger airbag. There are a few segment- first features on the Santro too such as the 7- inch touchscreen infotainment system with MirrorLink, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, rear parking camera & sensors and rear AC vents.
Under the hood, the all- new Santro comes equipped with 4-Cylinder 1.1 Litre Petrol engine offering 68 bhp of power and 99 Nm of peak torque mated with option of MT and in- house developed Smart Auto AMT transmissions. It is the first Hyundai model to offer in-house developed Smart Auto AMT technology in the Hyundai product line- up. The manufacturer has also offer factory fitted CNG that is 60 L water equivalent. The engine with CNG produces 58 bhp of maximum power and 84 Nm of torque. The ARAI certified fuel efficiency returned by the hatchback with MT and AMT is 20.3 Kmpl, while it returns 30.48 km/ kg with CNG.
The car has been offered with a number of benefits such as – 3 Years / 100,000 kms Warranty & 3 Years Road Side Assistance (Best- in- Segment), Lowest Cost of Maintenance (Best- in- Segment), know your SANTRO Program, Assured Same Day Service Delivery and Service at your Doorstep. The hatchback has been offered in an array of 7 exterior colors including 2 new colors - Imperial Beige and Diana Green, while the interior offers two color tones to choose from- Premium Beige with Champagne Gold inserts and Sporty All Black Interiors with Diana Green color inserts based on exterior colors. The Hyundai Santro rivals the likes of the Datsun Go, Maruti Suzuki WagonR, Celerio and the Tata Tiago in the segment. Stay tuned to V3cars.com for further updates on the all- new Hyundai Santro.
The Ex-Showroom price details for 2018 all- new Santro has been mentioned below: