Expert Review

Hyundai Grand i10


The Grand i10 has been one of the successful small cars in the Hyundai range and it replaced the previous i10. The Grand i10 currently in BS6 form, has a petrol only with a manual gearbox while it slots itself below the now more premium Nios. Its trims are Magna and Sportz.  MyNewCar recommends the Sportz trim. The colours are Fiery Red, Star Dust, Marina Blue, Typhoon Silver, Flame Orange, Polar White.

HYUNDAI GRAND I10 EXTERIOR

The Grand i10 looks sportier with sharp cut lines and pleasing proportions while details like the diamond cut alloys plus the fog-lamp enclosures with the DRLs looks good. The grille is divided into two while the first half joins the headlamps. In terms of dimensions it is 3765 mm in length, 1660 mm in width and 1520 mm in height. Its wheelbase is 2425mm.

HYUNDAI GRAND I10 INTERIOR

The interiors of the Grand i10 are simple but well done with good quality materials while a dual colour black/beige theme is carried over. It is also very well equipped for a hatchback for its class with features like rear ac vents, navigation, steering controls, 7inch touchscreen, push button start etc. Space is very impressive for its size with comfort levels being good.

HYUNDAI GRAND I10 DRIVING

The Grand i10 petrol engine makes 83 bhp and has only a 5-speed manual. The steering is very to use in the city and the clutch is also very easy to use. The suspension is also very soft but handles speed bumps fairly well while the petrol engine is fairly decent.

HYUNDAI GRAND I10 ENGINE

The Grand i10 is only available in post BS6 with a 1.2l petrol with 83 bhp and 113Nm while the gearbox is a 5-speed manual. The fuel economy is 18.9 kmpl.

HYUNDAI GRAND I10 SAFETY

It has dual airbags, ABS, Driver and Passenger Seat Belt Reminder, Speed Alert System etc

HYUNDAI GRAND I10 MAINTENANCE

The first service is free and total charges are at Rs 2000 within 5,000 km or 6 months while the next service onwards it’s per next 10,000 km or yearly with the cost varying from 3,000 to 5000.

HYUNDAI GRAND I10 RIVALS

The Grand i10 has rivals like the Maruti Celerio, Tata Tiago, Maruti WagonR.

HYUNDAI GRAND I10 VALUE

The car is priced at Rs 5.8 lakh to Rs 5.9 lakh. It maybe old now and the slightly more expensive Nios makes more sense as it is much more modern but the Grand i10 is to buy if you want a premium hatch experience on a budget.