New Generation i20 - The little car that makes a big impression

The new generation I20 introduces a sophisticated twist to the classic I20. Whilst still staying true to its roots as a practical, spacious and reliable choice, this elegant version boasts a number of dynamic and refined new features that ensure it is a little car that makes a big impression. It’s characterised by a long bonnet, wide grille, slim headlamps and LED running lights, giving it a sporty, stylish and more streamlined profile. Best of all? The New Generation i20 is affordable.

It’s clever with intuitive technology, has a great stereo system with aux and USB connection so you and your friends can drive to the rhythm of your music and, in the Premium and Premium SE models, you’ll even get a handy smartphone docking station that charges your phone whilst you drive. This is a car built with you in mind.

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Sophisticated, elegant and refined the i20 has an extremely stylish look. It holds its own on the road with its sleek and dynamic exterior whilst the interior boasts brightness and class-leading space, with a simple, intuitive cockpit and a range of interior colours to suit you.

As the range progresses, you have many smart and stylish features to choose from such as a panoramic sunroof, leather steering wheel and gear stick and those fancy LED running lights as well as benefitting from a range of intuitive technology features like the steering wheel audio and Bluetooth controls with voice activation, intelligent cruise control or even heated seats for those colder days.

Running costs  

Can a car this stylish be cheap to run? Well yes, it can.

With a range of engines, including an automatic option, and a super-efficient 1.1 diesel offering an impressive 88.3 MPG, there will be an engine to suit as they all pack a punch on the performance score sheet but don’t burn fuel unnecessarily. The improved lower CO2 engine line up and innovative features like the Intelligent Stop & Go (which cuts out the engine when you’re stuck in traffic) helps the environment – it also helps save you a few pennies.

Servicing costs can also be easily controlled by choosing the option of fixed priced Hyundai service plans – 3 year plans (Petrol - £349/Diesel - £449) and 5 year plans (Petrol - £649/Diesel - £749). Not only will you benefit from trained Hyundai technicians maintaining your car’s performance and safety, you could also include the plan in with your car finance to make budgeting easy.

Finally, you also get a comprehensive 5 year warranty on a car that’s built to last as well as the reassurance of 5 years roadside assistance should you ever need it – simply no worries!

New Generation i20


The i20 is a joy to drive with a refined agility that is evident in every smooth corner and on any length of drive, long or short. Comfort and convenience is key, with improved handling and ride comfort and new electric power steering, ensuring you have complete control.

The soft suspension provides a responsive driving experience and the lower, longer and wider bonnet gives it a streamlined, sporty feel. You’ll also be impressed with a smooth, quieter drive with improvised noise vibration harshness.


The elegance and refinement of its look combines with deceptive practicality. 326 litres of boot space with handy hooks mean there’s plenty of room for all your things and there’s easily enough room inside to comfortably accommodate 5 adults, perfect for those days when you need to fit everyone in the car. Space is accentuated further by the panoramic sunroof, available in the Premium SE version, which fills the whole cabin with natural light, giving it an airy feel. 


The New Generation i20 has a range of features, designed with subtle simplicity in mind. The AUX and USB connections mean that it works seamlessly with your mobile and you can listen to all your favourite music on the go, making your driving experience truly your own.

The dashboard and steering wheel were intelligently created with convenience and ease of use in mind, with voice activated Bluetooth control on the steering wheel enabling you to constantly stay connected with friends and family, or for that unavoidable business call. All entertainment and heating controls are easily accessible, designed to be uncluttered, ensuring you have complete control whilst driving.

The i20 is ready for any weather. Cold mornings can finally be beaten with heated seats and steering wheel, available in the Premium SE model, and, when the sun finally comes out, air conditioning and glove box cooling (available on every model up from the S) will keep you cool.

Experience i20

The i20 hatchback offers a remarkably calm and refined driving experience but. Iit’s also playful when you want it to be with extra consideration given to its handling and suspension. Our all new 1.0 litre T-GDi petrol turbo engine features highly efficient combustion and is available with either a 100PS or high power 120PS output. Both deliver a peak torque of 171 Nm at 1,500 rpm, providing a perfect combination of dynamism and efficiency.  

The responsive 1.2 litre petrol engine is available with a manual transmission, while a smooth shifting 4 speed automatic is offered with the more powerful 1.4 engine. Or choose from the efficient 1.1 or 1.4 CRDi diesel engines which are perfect for longer distance driving and commuting. Engines within the range are available on selected models.

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New Generation i20 S

The entry level New Generation i20 is sleek and attractive with an efficient 1.2 litre engine and all the benefits you need for a smooth driving experience. The RDS radio with AUX and USB connections and excellent front speakers mean you can listen to your favourite music on the go and make your driving experience truly your own.

New Generation i20 S Air

One up from the S, the S Air offers all the benefits of the S with a few added extras such as glove box cooling and air conditioning - not only to keep you cool during the summer, but also to help quickly demist those windows in the winter.

New Generation i20 S Blue Drive

One up from the standard i20, the S Blue Drive has an eco-friendly engine and features the Intelligent Stop and Go (ISG) system with low rolling resistance tyres. This one looks after the environment and your pocket – who said being green was boring?

New Generation i20 SE

Another rung up the ladder and you have the i20 SE. It has smart 15 inch alloy wheels and features intelligent cruise control, speed limiter and front fog lights, so it really looks after you. It also has the new Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) helping you keep ultimate control.

Style comes in the form of the body coloured door mirrors and handles, together with a range of interior colours, leather steering wheel and gear stick along with handy steering wheel audio and Bluetooth controls with voice activation.

If you fancy that little bit extra you can opt for a Drivers Assist Pack which includes projection headlights, LED day-time running lights and even a handy smart phone docking station, great for charging your phone if you’re always on the go!

New Generation i20 Premium

The Premium has even more handy features than the SE, with clever automatic lights that have dusk sensors, 16 inch alloy wheels, an automatic dimming rear view mirror, LED rear lights and even automatic windscreen wipers with rain sensor, meaning it's seriously sharp. Additionally, it features intelligent cruise control, speed limiter and climate control with auto defog to clear those windows in double-quick time.

In addition to the excellent speaker system with My Music*, you’ll also benefit from the convenient smart phone docking station, which holds your phone in place while you pick your music and then charges your phone when you’re driving!

This one does everything for you.

You can also opt for a savvy Navigation Pack which provides you with integrated satellite navigation and a rear view camera, perfect if you’re making long journeys.

New Generation i20 Premium SE

At the top of the range, the i20 Premium SE is the height of luxury. It's got all the features of the Premium but with a number of intelligent additional features designed to improve your whole driving experience.

Impress your family and friends with a brighter drive with the panoramic sunroof with electric tilt and slide, LED running lights and heated front seats and steering wheel that add a bit of prestige, perfect for those colder days. Also, just to help you out, this model has front and rear parking sensors and, for additional style it features a radiator grille with chrome effect surround, seriously stepping it up in the style stakes.

The Premium SE debuts such a range of intelligent technology and style features, it’s not hard to see why it’s top of the range. Built with elegance, luxury and refinement, it was built with you in mind.

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