Hyundai Verna Diesel Fluidic 1.6 EX Review
One of the Best C-segment Sedans in IndiaMonday, March 24, 2014
The exterior of Hyundai Verna Fluidic Diesel 1.6 has got stylish as well as sporty looks which includes stylish headlamps with integrated day-time running LED lights, a beautiful hexagonal front grille with chrome slat and Hyundai's logo in between, a stylish front bonnet, body colored front bumper with a large air dam surrounded by L-shaped fog lamps on both sides, a thin waistline which runs along the length of the sedan to give it a streamlined appearance, electrically adjustable body colored ORVMs with integrated side turn indicators, exquisite 16-inch alloy wheels with Bridgestone tires, chromed outside door handles, rear side of roof with a sporty antenna, rear bumper with big wraparound tail lamps and two Red-eye reflectors, twin exhaust pipes with chrome finishing, horizontally mounted rear turn indicators and sporty reverse lights.
Hyundai Verna has a length of 4370mm, a width of 1700mm and a height of 1475mm as its dimensions and has a large wheelbase of 2570mm for a stable ride. It has a front and rear track of 1495mm and 1502mm respectively and a dry weight between 1030-1201kgs. It has a minimum turning radius of 5.2m for easy cruising in city traffic and in tight parking spots and a fuel tank capacity of 43 litres.
The interior of Hyundai Verna Fluidic Diesel 1.6 also has many comfortable and elegant features which includes dual-toned dashboard, a V-shaped central console, a Powerful AC with single-zone climate control and air purifier, speed sensing auto volume, leather upholstery, height adjustable driver seat with good back and under thigh support, a cooled glove box, a console integrated 2-DIN music system with CD, MP3, AM/FM Radio, USB, AUX-in, 2 remote controls, 4 powerful speakers and 2 tweeters, rear seats with adjustable headrests, central armrest, storage bins for sun glasses, cans and many other things, rear parking assist system with electro-chromic rear view mirror, faux wood inserts here and there, keyless entry with Push button Start system, auto folding mirrors, auto-dimming central rear view mirror, power steering with tilt and height adjustment and audio and Bluetooth control buttons and beautiful mats.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Diesel 1.6 has a 1582cc, 1.6L, 4-cylinder, 16-valve; CRDi diesel engine has a maximum power of 126.3bhp at 4000rpm and a maximum torque of 265Nm at 1900rpm and has a six speed manual as well as four-speed automatic gearbox transmission. It reaches 0-60kmph mark in just 4.71 seconds with a mileage of 19.16kmpl in the cities and 22.32kmpl on the highways.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Diesel 1.6 has ventilated disk brakes at front and drum brakes at rear. The suspension system consists of MacPherson Strut at front and Torsion Beam Axle at rear. For the safety, it has ABS with EBD, front and rear seat belts, a total of 6 Airbags, front and rear fog lamps, keyless entry, impact sensing door unlock, door lock after certain speed, reverse parking sensors, auto-folding electric mirrors, clutch locking system and reverse camera.
Overall, Hyundai Verna Fluidic Diesel 1.6 is a perfect blend of superior performance, advanced technology, exciting interior comfort and safety features, fluidic design and smart pricing, thus making it a value for money sedan.