Hello Guys –
Today We gonna review Hyundai Verna 2017 – This is a C segment vehicle and in India there are lot of option in this segment. But the biggest rival of Hyundai Verna is the very well known Honda City. It has been the most successful C segment for last two decade, how ever there was a little time when city was not on the top of the charts because it was Hyundai Verna which was launched in 2011.
Now Verna was in 4th generation and looked old, still it got facelift in 2015. Now Hyundai has decided to bring Hyundai Verna 5th generation model which has got lots and lots of updation. We test drive Hyundai Verna to see how it feels now –
Hyundai Verna Review First Test Drive –
The fourth generation Verna was much like for its fluidic design language which make it look premium and encourage young buyers. The new model now with the version 2 from the design language which made it look like mini electra (much from rear).
The new model sees an increase in length and it is wider by 29mm as per brand. It give more balance on road. But still it mistakenly a Verna because the overall profile will remind you of one.
Lets talk about interiors now –
Step inside and you will see all new Verna get all new interior. This interior is inspired by Elentra. Hyundai as known for giving best in class goodies for these cars and they have stick to the same idea for Verna as well. The quality level are as good as Hyundai known for.
The soft touch plastic inside cabin and the best part is it get hole lot of equipment which include – Apple CarPlay & Android Auto.
It get 7” touch screen which is implemented in the centre which is easy to use as well.
Segment First Ventilated Seats
Automatic climate control
Rear AC Vents
Hands Free Smart Trunk Opening
Steering Mounted Phone & Audio Controls
6 Airbags (ABS with EBD)
7” touchscreens infotainment system
Smartphone connect (Android Auto – Apple CarPlay)
Old Verna was laking with rear bench leg space. As compare to Maruti Ciaz and Honda City both give lot of rear seating space. Hyundai has increase the wheel base to get rid of this. The increase width also means that the boot space is bigger then before (60 litres).
Hyundai has carried forward previous generation engine which means it will get same 1.6 litres Petrol engine and diesel engine options. 1.6-litre power trails are the most powerful in this segment which offer whole lot of power and excellent refinement. Hyundai Verna 1.6-litre petrol offer 123 PS and diesel will offer 128 PS power.
Hyundai has also carried 6 speed manual gear box from the old one. Good news for automatic transmission buyers which will get 1.6-litre engine instead old 1.4-litre. This one offers much better shifts and more smoother to cruse.
Team Hyundai has given new cheeses with has more strength. It has also improve the rigidity of the frame which means the new car drives much better then before.
The new generation Verna is much better to drive the before. It will give more confidence to the driver when driving fast. The suspension of this new long wheel base Verna has improved the ride quality and more comfort.
Hyundai Verna generation look much better inside out, it also offer more features then rivals, also now its is more specious and drive better as well.
Hyundai Verna Price 2017
Hyundai Verna Price starts from 8 – 12.74 lakh ex-showroom.