Last July to August launched in the European region – especially Britain and France – Hyundai Motor Company launched the hottest hot hatchback in the range of similar models in Hyundai, the Hyundai i30 N Line on the Korean domestic market. However, different from those marketed in Europe, in its own country the Hyundai i30 N Line carries a 1.6 liter turbo engine instead of a 2.0 liter turbo.
As reported by Yonhap news agency on Thursday (10/25/2018), the hatchback was launched this weekend. “This version is not part of the N brand that is oriented to high performance at Hyundai. However, this version adopts a variety of choices (components / equipment) from a number of brands, “read the manufacturer’s statement.
One example is the use of Michelin PS4 tires. Another example, the use of rear bumpers and double mufflers specifically designed for the N model lineup.
“The i30 N Line, at a price of 24 million won (or equivalent to US $ 21,200), uses a six-level speed manual transmission. In addition there is an option that uses a seven-level dual-clutch transmission acceleration, “explained Hyundai.
Previously, Hyundai also launched a high-performance Veloster N model in its hometown. The manufacturer insists that there will be many N models that are expected to complement existing models.
Previously, as reported by the pages of Cars.co.za and Autocar.co.uk, Hyundai has released the i30 N Line hatchback in the UK in July. However, this European version carries a different engine.
The car, called the strongest competitor of the VW Golf GTI and Honda Civic Type R hatchback, is equipped with a 2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine with injection technology plus turbochrger. As a result the burst of energy reached 270 hp or increased significantly compared to the regular version which was only 160 hp. While the torque reaches 353 Nm.
It looks strong with a sporty aura thanks to the presence of a new bumper. Besides that it has a lot of grids compared to standard variants so that it gives more air to the engine room.
In addition, the bumper protector or under guard which is covered in black color reinforces the impression of crow and sportiness. This impression is reinforced by the design style of the main lights that have been equipped with DRL. Another hot car that will be released in future is 2020 Ford Bronco.
A number of security features are embedded in this car. Among them, Hyundai SmartSense technology to support the function of the Forward Collision Warning (FCW) feature, which is a signal when the car is tight with other cars. Then the Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB), the Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS) that keeps the car on track, and Driver Attention Alert (DAA).