Hyundai has revealed the facelifted version of the ix20 compact MPV

Hyundai has revealed the facelifted version of the ix20 compact MPV.

“Designed, engineered and manufactured in Europe for European customers”, the model comes with redesigned projector headlights and new hexagonal radiator grille with mesh-type or bars-type design. At the back there’s a set of modified LED taillights, while the model has also received 16- and 17-inch alloy wheels.

Inside the cabin the South Korean company has installed optional heated steering wheel and a new generation audio system with iPod connectivity and integrated My Music (1GB storage), as well as Bluetooth connectivity and a USB and AUX connection.

The MPV will be offered with two petrol and two diesel units. The gasoline units have displacement of 1.4 and 1.6 liters and come with 90 HP (66 kW) and 125 HP (92 kW). The more powerful version will be offered with a new 6-speed automatic gearbox, replacing the old 4-speed auto. On the diesel side, the ix20 will be equipped with a 1.4-liter engine with 77 HP (57 kW) or 90 HP (66 kW), while the 1.6-liter motor has 115 HP (85 kW) or 128 HP (94 kW). Both diesel powerplants will be mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox.

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