Hyundai Eon Engine, Power and Mileage

Published: 16th December 2011
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Hyundai Motors India Limited (HMIL) includes a lot of premium to entry level luxury hatchbacks, sedans and SUV popular car models in its stable but this time the company is ready to foray in the Indian entry level small car market with the launch of Hyundai Eon on 13th October, 2011. The all new Hyundai Eon price is expected to fall in the range of Rs. 2.50 lakh to 3.50 lakh. Hyundai Eon price is really competitive and affordable but the engine, power and mileage prove that a car is value for money or not. Here we lighting the Hyundai Eon engine, power and mileage for your right judgement that is it value for money entry level small car or not?

Hyundai Eon engine, power and mileage

We have already reported that Hyundai Eon is an entry level small car but its features, specifications and appearance are great which attract everybody. In entry level small car segment Hyundai Eon is the major competitor of Maruti Alto, Chevrolet Beat and Tata Nano which have been market leader for a long time. To make the new small car decent, the company provided a small 814cc, 3 cylinder petrol engine under the hood of the Hyundai Eon that belts out maximum power of 56ps at 5500 rpm and churns out peak torque of 7.65 Kgm at 4000 rpm. This engine of the small car comes mated with a 5 speed manual transmission gearbox. Hyundai Eon mileage for this petrol model is 21 kmpl which is really impressive. This time, the company is offering this new small car only in petrol model and there is no expectations of diesel model soon. It is expected an LPG variant of the car would also be offered by the start of next year.

Hyundai Eon Price

Not only Hyundai Eon engine, power and mileage are great but Hyundai Eon price is also impressive. The new beast will be offered in the price range of between Rs. 2.50 lakh to Rs. 3.50 lakh at Ex-showroom Delhi. With this price range Hyundai Eon is expected to give stiff competition to Maruti Alto and Chevrolet Spark while base model of the car is expected to grab the market share of Tata Nano. Hyundai Eon is strategy of the company that seeks to push this small car in Indian rural areas.

Hyundai Eon Features and Specifications

There is accomplishment of the Hyundai Eon are innovative features. It has been developed at company's Chennai based plant and specially for the Indian auto market. The company has produced the new small car on the base of global sedan Hyundai Verna Fluidic. It is fully inspired by popular hatchback Hyundai i10. Hyundai Eon features and specification which provide good comfort and reliable safety for the driver and passengers are dual tone interiors, Integrated audio system, front door speakers (2), rear parcel tray,, both sides sun visors, speaker grille- front doors, clear all round glasses, power outlet, cup holder, gear shift indicator, cluster assembly signals, Driver airbag, keyless entry, front fog lamps, 3 spoke aluminum finish steering, airbag warning signal, metal and body colored exterior accessories and much more.

Hyundai Eon Dimensions

Along with great features and specifications, Hyundai Eon dimensions are also great. The length of the Hyundai Eon is 3495mm, width is 1550mm and height is 1500mm. The new small car has long wheelbase of 2380mm while boot space of the Hyundai Eon is 215 litres that prove it specious small car in the segment. The kerb weight of the Hyundai Eon is 715 kgs and gross weight is 795 kgs. This light weight helps to increase the Hyundai Eon mileage.

Hyundai Eon Variants

Hyundai Eon to foray on its competitors in full form so, it is expected to be available in six variants features wise. Indian auto market offering Hyundai Eon Variants are D- Lite, D- Lite (O), Era, Magna, Magna (O), Sportz. The top-end model of the new small car comes equipped with all above mentioned features as standard while some of comfortable and safety features will also be offered in base and mid models of the car as optional.


The final decision about the all new Hyundai Eon comes out that it is value for money entry level small car. Because its mileage is impressive, power is greater than Maruti Alto and Chevrolet Spark. The impressive price of the new small car is really competitive and affordable that make it the competitor of Tata Nano along with above both popular car models. Hyundai Eon pictures are showing that it's appearance is just like Hyundai i10 while rear is much batter than popular premium hatchback car models like Chevrolet Beat, Maruti A-Star and Honda Brio.

Hyundai is launching this small car in India on this mass festive season of Diwali which is expected to achieve buzz response by the customers. On the other hand, India's major car makers have also been launched this Diwali season bound plenty of new car models which are Honda Brio, Mahindra XUV 500, Nissan Sunny, new Tata Indica Vista, Force One, New Maruti Swift, New Volkswagen Jetta, New Honda Jazz, Toyota Etios Liva, Ford Fiesta, Chevrolet Beat diesel, Audi A6, Tata Aria 4x2, new Tata Indica Xeta etc.

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