The Hyundai Eon is the most affordable stylish offering in the small car segment in Sri Lanka today. Competing with the likes of its segment, it has gained a good reputation for being a good quality, comfortable, feature-laden compact hatchback. The Eon is popular because of the performance it offers for the price that within means of its customers. Built on a new platform, specifically designed to compete in the small car segment, the Eon has a fluidic sculpture design with a bold front fascia, sweptback headlights and prominent fenders.
Outer specifications and exteriors
To the very first glimpse, the element which strikes our thoughts is its classy and husky appears to be like, thanks to its hexagonally designed bonnet, bug eye shaped mind lamps and body strains built in holding aerodynamic ideas in brain. The grille amplifies its stylish seems, providing it an aggressive stance. The headlamps are stretched backwards which appears to be like greatly classy, offering all round illumination.
Boomerang and curvaceous tail lamps deliver large illumination visibility, enhancing safety in the vehicle. Despite the fact that it can be established on massively altered platform of Santro, it can be getting all new appears to be like. It comprises in the trademark of Hyundai’s i.e. its hexangular grille. On seeing the front portion, possessing huge head lighting and protected bonnet, an image of bug comes up inside the thoughts of people.
Hyundai Eon has human body colouring door handles. Integrated spoiler adds to its sporty look, which continues to be developed around the aerodynamic concepts, providing greater manage at greater speeds. Its complete wheel protect enhances the side seems to be and offers an incredibly cool glance while the auto is cruising about the street.
Hyundai Eon includes a wheelbase of 2380mm, aided by the height of 3495mm, width of 1550mm, floor clearance of 170mm, kerb bodyweight of 725kg and the length is 1500mm. The front legroom is 1010mm even though the rear a single is 835mm, by these specifications, it’s clearly computable that it can be taller and wider than its competitor models.
To present an easy entry and exit in the car, Eon has the doors which open, creating an angle of 90 degree with all the human body. The expected tyre specification is 155/seventy R13, on 13-inch rims or 145/80 R12 on 12-inch rims. It can be really new in styling and equipped with most up-to-date technologies giving an incredibly current and an interesting seem as compared to business’s earlier hatchback, Santro. Five commuters can incredibly easily sit into it that is really passable.
The Eon was designed at Hyundai’s Namyang R&D centre in South Korea and features the latest interpretation of the company’s ‘Fluidic Sculpture’ styling language.
Engine, performance, capacity, mechanical components
Hyundai has continually tried to generate protected vehicles with high fuel efficiency and Eon is no exception. Vehicle may be very adequate, both with regards to mileage and eco friendliness as it has mileage at the same time as eco pleasant engine. Eon is accessible in six variants. Eon possesses an SOHC, three-cylinder, nine-valve engine while using capacity of 814cc, which is intended to give optimum fuel efficiency in all conditions.
It has five-velocity manual gear transmission. Maximum energy that is often churned out from the car is 75Nm @ 4000rpm though the torque is 56PS @ 5500rpm. The mileage produced from the city is close to 15 km/l although that for the highway is 18 km/l making a regular mileage of 21.1 km/l, producing it one of the most fuel-effective automobile from the segment. The boot capacity is 32lts although the trunk capacity is 215lts. It features a power assisted rack pinion steering wheel.
Interiors and features
Hyundai Eon has well-appointed dashboard controls and unique attention has become specified to complete and top quality of interiors. It offers luxury think by its sporty steering wheel, garnishes and trimmings. Hyundai engineers and designers have worked quite hard on Eon to provide roomy interiors and space, creating it a widest car inside the class while using longest wheelbase.
It presents very good quantity of legroom, both in front and back, producing it able to carry household in one go. The curvy console inside the centre with highlights appears really stylish. Inside instrument panel it has central circular dial projecting in the direction of the driver, giving important details and parameters whilst on the move. Over the instrument panel, existing is three-spoke steering wheel.
In terms of comfort and convenience, it has all of the characteristics intended and positioned at an arms attain. These characteristics contain powerful AC ensuring the within temperature is continually cool, 2DIN audio with AUX & USB port, letting us engage in our favourite music, tilt steering which may be adjusted as each the drivers convenience, and central locking aiding us to lock/unlock doors from a distance or whilst we’re from the cabin, triangular fog lamps that not simply supply additional visibility in foggy problems, but also adds to its seems. Its exclusive electronic shift indicator will help us in shifting proper gear at suitable time and on suitable velocity. This leads to optimal gear usage which additional maximizes the fuel efficiency.
Other storage area includes pedestal area for accessories, devices, idols, dashboard house for keeping spectacles, keys, cellular phone and map pockets with bottle holders for storing vital papers, though on transfer, floor console space assisting to maintain i-pods, wallet within effortless reach, rear parcel tray. Very last but not the least, it features a massive boot house, producing it capable to carry everything that is essential by household with a weekend trip. Some safety features absorb child safety locks, seat belts, to title several.
These great value propositions undoubtedly helped Hyundai Eon to make that final push towards becoming the king of its class in Sri Lanka.