2018 has been a good year for Hyundai with numerous upgrades and launches. The latest entry has been the new hatchback codenamed the AH2 which may later be called Hyundai Santro. The car is expected to go on sale this year and will be replacing the Hyundai Eon which has been in market since 2011. The car will compete with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Alto K10 and Tata Tiago and will be priced slightly higher than the Eon. Under the hood the car will get an updated version of Hyundai’s 1,086cc, four-cylinder Epsilon petrol engine generating 65hp of power and 97Nm of peak torque. A five-speed manual gearbox and a five-speed automated manual transmission will be mated to the engine.
Built on HA platform the car will feature numerous safety features such as dual front airbags, ABS, rear parking sensors and more. Inside the cabin the car will feature dual tone interiors, dash-mounted gear lever, touch screen infotainment system to name a few.