Hyundai Verna (2017) Launched in India At Rs 7.99 Lakh

Pavitra Shankhdhar August 22, 2017 Leave a Comment News
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Today Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) has launched the 5th generation Hyundai Verna (2017). Hyundai Verna (2017) has launched at starting price of Rs 7.99 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The Hyundai has already sold more than 8.8 million units of the Hyundai Verna (2017) globally. In India Hyundai Verna would provide a healthy competition to Maruti Ciaz, Honda City, Volkswagen Vento and Skoda Rapid.
At the launch event of The Next Gen Verna, Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Limited said, “The Next Gen Verna is ‘Intelligent by Design’ and an All-rounder car with Human Technology Connect comprising Futuristic Design, Smart Connect, Ingenious Detailling, Superior Dynamics and Super Body Structure for new age aspirational customers. The Verna brand has been a landmark product in Hyundai growth story winning many prestigious accolades worldwide. The Next Gen Verna is engineered to deliver excellence in all core areas of Styling, Performance, Technology, Safety and Ride & Handling creating a new benchmark in the sedan segment.”


The new Hyundai Verna (2017) comes with a 1.6-litre petrol engine and a 1.6-litre diesel engine. The petrol engine generates max power of 123PS at 6400rpm and max torque of 151Nm at 4850rpm. The diesel engine generates max power of 128PS at 4000rpm and max torque of 260Nm at 1500rpm all the way up to 3000rpm. Both engines are mated with 6 speed manual transmission.

Engine Petrol 1.6
Transmission 5 MT / 4 AT
Power 123 PS
Torque 155 Nm


Engine Diesel 1.6
Transmission 6 MT / 6 AT
Power 128 PS
Torque 260 Nm

Design and Features:

The new Hyundai Verna (2017) is much different from previous one. It has a lot of new features and changes in design from inside and out. There is much better space in cabin specially at rear. The exterior is based on Hyundai’s Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design. The new design looks modern and stylish. The new Hyundai Verna (2017) comes with a full pack of six airbags to ventilated seats and electric sunroof. Smartphones can be connected through Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.

Variants and prices:

Variant Petrol MT (INR lakh) Petrol AT (INR lakh)
E 7.99 NA
EX 9.06 10.22
SX 9.49 NA
SX (O) 11.08 12.23


Variant Diesel MT (INR lakh) Diesel AT (INR lakh)
E 9.19 NA
EX 9.99 11.39
SX 11.11 12.61
SX (O) 12.39 NA

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Dimensions Hyundai Verna
Length 4,440 mm
Width 1,729 mm
Height 1,475 mm
Wheelbase 2,600 mm
Ground Clearance 170 mm

Among all the rivals the new Hyundai Verna (2017) is the only car which comes with automatic transmission in diesel version.


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