Hyundai Grand i10 Nios is a hatchback that has been come up with a fresh look in 2019. The car has changes cosmetically but the basic DNA of the car remains the same. The car still remains recognizable as a Grand i10. The spy shots that surfaced had created a lot of hype about the changes that were made to the car. Now the company has come up with the date for the launch of the Hyundai Grand i10 Nios. This car fits in Hyundai’s plan to launch 5 car in a year. The marketing for this product has been on point and Hyundai has not a left a page turned. This is one of Hyundai’s major products which has been doing well in the market.

1st GRAND i10 NIOS Roll Out

The Hyundai Motor India Ltd, India’s First Smart Mobility Solutions Provider and the largest exporter since inception, today rolled-out 1st GRAND i10 NIOS from Hyundai Motor India Plant in Sriperumbudur near Chennai. The GRAND i10 NIOS depicts the persona of the Athletic Millennial offering More Value, More Features, More Space and More Excitement to live a Happy Millennial Life. The first-ever Hyundai Grand i10 Nios has rolled out. We could see more of these on road soon.

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Platform

The current model of the Grand i10 was launched in 2013 and it got its update in 2017. The platform of the car will change. This will be shared with Kia Motors. This new platform will be wider, offer longer wheelbase and will be flexible. The Hyundai new hatchback will offer more features and better performing engines too. The new vehicle will have certain significant features like longer wheel base. This will be available only in the Indian markets. The car will be focused on the Indian markets and will get more features overall than other markets. What will the new car have on offer? We share all the details on the same. Read further to know more.

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Launch Date in India

Grand i10 nios badging 2

The bookings of the Hyundai Grand i10 Nios have been started at Hyundai showrooms. The booking amount is Rs 11,000. This is launched to make the car fresh. The tweaks on the car are small but the vehicle has a fresh look. Hyundai will continue to sell the older variant of the car. This will be a boost for the older model in terms of sales. This old product will be available until the new vehicle is on roads. To add to that the car will be available online for booking.

2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios
Launch Date20th August

Grand i10 Nios Price in India

Nios is a new series that Hyundai has started in India. There is a chance to get new variants names. It is just confirmed that there will be 10 variants. A complete explanation is given ahead. The price of the car will range from Rs 5 lakhs to Rs 8.5 lakhs (ex-showroom). The price of the car will be justified because the new engine in the car will be BS6 compliant. The research for the engine and the whole process has cost a lot for the company. But the pricing will be accurate.

 Grand i10 2019 VariantsExpected Price (ex-showroom)
Base petrol₹ 5 lakhs
Top petrol manual₹ 7.5 lakhs
Top diesel manual₹ 8.5 lakhs

Grand i10 Nios Variants

For now, it is confirmed that there will be 10 variants. The Era variant will be available with the 1.2 Litre petrol BS6 engine. The 5-speed gearbox will be mated to it. The Magna and Sportz variant will get the option of AMT box. The dual-tone will be in the available in only Sportz variant. The fully-loaded car will be in Asta variant but it will get a manual gearbox. Talking about the diesel engine, it will have 3 trims. The car will be in Magna variant with the 5-speed gearbox. The AMT on diesel will the first to debut it on the Sportz variant. This will be later available in coming times. The Dual-tone options will be similar to the petrol variant.

VariantManualAMTDual tone
Era1.2 Kappa
Magna1.2 Kappa1.2 Kappa
Sportz1.2 Kappa1.2 KappaAvailable
Asta1.2 Kappa
Magna1.2 CRDi
Sportz1.2 CRDi
Asta1.2 CRDi

2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Design



The design of the car has not been radically changed. The headlight is now sharper and gets a projector set up, A futuristic look is tried to be incorporated in the whole car. The new LED DRLs at the front are completely new. They make the car sharp. In addition to that, they surround the grille and illuminate around it. The Hyundai badging now looks bigger. The overall car has a line flowing over which sort of forms a wave-like design.

Grand i10 nios headlamps

The taillight has a butterfly shape. They continue on the rear quarter panel. This makes the flowy design to develop even on the rear part of the car.


The car continues to be in its tallboy design. This is the same design that is on the current hatch. The design language from the new Santro 2018 will re-define the styling for upcoming Hyundai cars. The 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios shall offer diamond-cut alloy wheels on the top model. Expect the width of the vehicle to increase more than the wheelbase.

2019 Grand i10 Nios Interiors

The interiors on the 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios seem to have to been derived from the Hyundai Venue. The Bluelink might feature in this car, but there will be a possibility of it to have less functionality. The AC vents, Steering and the console seem to have been derived from the Hyundai Venue.


The center console will consist of a 7-inch touchscreen system with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, reverse camera, navigation and even 1 GB of internal storage of music. This touch screen will also feature Hyundai’s new blue link feature. Therefore this will make the car a connected car. To add to this the car, will get all the feature that the blue link offers in then Hyundai Venue.  This time around climate control shall be offered, cooled glovebox and maybe even sunroof. Hyundai will even offer rear AC vents. As the 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios will be wider, this time there will be room for three at the back in comfort. The boot size will also be bigger than last time. The other features like rain-sensing wipers, automatic headlamps and even cruise control are liking to be offered on the 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Specifications

Expect Hyundai to offer the same 1.2-liter petrol engine that will come with a five-speed manual and AMT options. The diesel will also be 1.2-liter with manual only. Hyundai will be looking at offering better performance in the petrol engine and improving its drivability. This will mean the need to shift gears will reduce in the city. This will make it much easier to drive. The diesel engine is anyways good, we aren’t sure if the 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios will come with diesel AMT. With the Santro, Hyundai shall be introducing the AMT in the Hyundai family. The engines on offer will have good performance and mileage on diesel will be high.


The clutch is soft and gearshifts should be smooth like the current hatch. The pictures show the car under camo but we can see changes in things like the headlights and the window line. The headlamps and the lights have been changed slightly. There will be new alloy wheels and also new interiors will include a big touch screen and a revised instrument cluster. Hyundai has already begun road-testing for two of its upcoming products that will hit the showrooms in the future. The Carlino-based SUV was spied recently and now, fresh spy shots of Hyundai’s replacement for the 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios hatchback, have emerged on the internet. The 2019 Hyundai Grand i10 Nios is likely to make a global debut on 20th August

Grand i10 teased

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Dimensions


The dimensions of the car have changed slightly. These changes in dimensions are due to the new interiors and the new platform. All the changes are due to cosmetic changes in the interiors. The car gets the interior from Venue and to fit it the changes are made.

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Colors

  • Fiery Red
  • Polar White
  • Typhoon Silver
  • Titan Gray
  • Aqua Teal
  • Alpha Blue

The new colors seem more of like a personal taste but it is good to have variation from the regular colors. The colors will differentiate the car when it will come on the road. The colour options on this car vary according to the variants we choose. In all there are 10 variants and the base variants skip on some special colour like the Fiery Red and Aqua Teal. Whereas the Top of the line variant getas Alpha Blue as a bonus colour. This is a clever marketing strategy as it will compel the people to buy the top variant for the exclusivity of that colour.

1.2 MT Kappa EraPolar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey
1.2 MT Kappa MagnaFiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal
1.2 AMT Kappa MagnaFiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal
1.2 MT Kappa SportzFiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal, Alpha Blue
1.2 AMT Kappa SportzFiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal, Alpha Blue
1.2 MT Kappa Sportz Dual TonePolar White with Black Roof, Aqua Teal with Black Roof
1.2 MT Kappa AstaFiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal, Alpha Blue
1.2 MT CRDi MagnaFiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal
1.2 AMT CRDi SportzFiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal, Alpha Blue
1.2 MT CRDi AstaFiery Red, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Aqua Teal, Alpha Blue

Hyundai Grand i10 Nios Competition

The new Hyundai Grand i10 Nios will be competing with the Maruti Swift 2018, Volkswagen Polo and the Ford Figo. The Tiago and Celerio will be competing with the lower variants of the Grand i10.


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