The new Hyundai XCent 2017 has been launched. The prices of the car start at INR 5.9 lakhs, on-road, Delhi. The Xcent now looks very different from the earlier model. It follows the fluidic design theme and looks similar to the Elantra and upcoming new Verna. This is now a much more evolved car. The new XCent is now more premium and stylish, due to the changes it gets. The changes are not only cosmetic. What else does the new XCent 2017 have on offer? We share all the details.
This is a refreshed product which is a facelift. It brings along some new features, cosmetic upgrades and also a new engine. Its launch precedes the new Maruti Swift Dzire 2017, which will be a direct rival.
|Prices on-road, Delhi|
|E||INR 5.9 lakhs||INR 6.9 lakhs|
|E+||INR 6.5 lakhs||INR 7.5 lakhs|
|S||INR 6.9 lakhs||INR 7.9 lakhs|
|SX||INR 7.4 lakhs||INR 8.4 lakhs|
|SX (O)||INR 8.3 lakhs||INR 9.3 lakhs|
|SX AT||INR 7.8 lakhs|
The pricing does not change much.The New Hyundai XCent 2017 starts at INR 5.9 lakhs and goes upto INR 9.3 lakhs, on-road, Delhi. This new sedan gets additional features making it an even better value for money sedan than before.
- New headlamps
- LED DRLS
- New 2 piece taillamps
- Redesigned bumpers
- New alloy wheels
- New 7 inch touchscreen
- Leather wrapped steering
- Voice recognition with Navigation
- Reverse camera
- Keyless entry
- Push button start
- Cooled glovebox
- Rear power socket
- Rear AC vents
- Rear armrest with cupholder
- Dual Airbags
Also Read All New Honda Amaze coming
|Hyundai Xcent 2017 Specifications|
|Transmission||5-speed manual/ 4-speed auto|
The new Hyundai XCent 2017 comes with a 1.2-litre petrol engine. This produces about 82bhp of power and comes with five-speed manual and four-speed automatic transmission options. This is the same engine like the earlier petrol XCent. There isn’t any change on it. So, we expect the performance to remain the same. This engine is good enough for daily city driving. On the highway it is good enough for cruising comfortably at around 120 km/h
The new 1.2-litre diesel also makes its way into this car. It was earlier launched with the new Grand i10. This is a more powerful and fuel-efficient engine. We shall bring you more details on this engine, once we drive the car.
The New Hyundai XCent 2017 facelift gets an all new fascia. There is a new trapezoidal grille, which is now a trademark of Hyundais. There are daytime running LEDs also in it. The new XCent looks more stylish and the fresh look is welcome. The new fascia and rear makes it look completely different.
The side profile of the New Hyundai XCent 2017 is the same. It gets a new set of alloy wheels, though. The rear gets some additional chrome treatment to make it look more upmarket and tail lamp is now a two piece, wrap around one.
Also Read Tata Tigor Price and Review
The New Hyundai XCent 2017 comes with a touchscreen system this time. This touchscreen has MirrorLink and voice recognitions with Navigation. The XCent gets some more updates on the inside in terms of features, as it will get cooled glovebox too. The New Hyundai XCent 2017 will continue to be offered with black and beige interior trim and the seats will have integrated head rests too. It offers bluetooth connectivity, keyless entry, push start and stop, memory storage of 1GB in the music system, reverse parking camera, dual airbags and even ABS. A new seat fabric will be seen here. The steering wheel and the gear knob remain the same. The top end variant comes with leather steering.
The space in the XCent has been good. The front row seats offer good amount of knee room for the front passengers and the rear seat knee room too is good on the XCent. There is a rear AC vent too that comes on the XCent and it gets a rear charging socket too. As the competition of the XCent is increasing their features, Hyundai will update New Hyundai XCent 2017 with more features.
Also Read 2016 Honda Amaze Price and Review
Also Read Ford Figo Aspire Price and Review
2017 Hyundai XCent facelift
Hyundai Xcent 2017 will be a good upgrade, as it shall get more features and other design elements to make it appealing.