The New Gen Hyundai Verna has been one of the most awaited car to be launched this year and there are good reason for it. The Verna has taken the competition to the likes of the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Honda City and the Volkswagen Vento and with the new generation, Hyundai India wants to up the ante in this segment.
There will be a lot more new features coming in New Gen Verna and Hyundai has tried to make things better in the ride and handling department too. We know this because we have driven the car and here's what we know about the New Gen Hyundai Verna.

The New Gen Hyundai Verna is also based on the new platform 'K2' and comes with a new design language and there are some major changes in terms of styling and most of the cues have been borrowed from the other product of Hyundai and that is Elantra.

The familiar trapezoidal grille makes it to the model and is something we have seen on the new Xcent subcompact sedan. In fact, the Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 Design philosophy makes way for more angular lines on the New Gen Hyundai Verna. The design is also more executive like and it provide an up market and suave appeal to the sedan. And the New Gen Hyundai Verna is entering in the market with the sun roof an exclusive feature.



The Hyundai Verna now comes with a projector headlamps, LED daytime running lights, LED tail lamps and fog lamps. The top variants of New Gen Hyundai Verna will be riding on 16-inch diamond cut alloy wheels.


The cabin of the New Gen Hyundai Verna 2017 model will come with finished in a dual-tone color option and with the base being beige and the top finished in dark grey. The dashboard will get soft touch plastics all over along with brushed aluminium on the centre console. The higher variants will also leather upholstery on the seats and door pads.


There will be a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system that will carry all the essentials including the now must-have Apple Car Play and Android Auto. A segment first feature will be the new cooled/ventilated seats, which is a boon for a market like India. Expect to see automatic climate control, start-stop system, navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, rear parking sensors with reverse camera and much more.


As far the safety is concerned, Hyundai has said that the higher specked Verna will get 6+ airbags. So we are happy to let you know that the dual front airbags on all variants while the top trims will also get ABS with EBD, ESC and much more.

The 2017 Hyundai Verna will come equipped with a bunch of segment first features


Power on the sedan will come from the 1.6-litre petrol and diesel engine options. The new 1.6 petrol engine will be making 121 bhp of power and 130 Nm of peak torque, while the 1.6 diesel engine oil burner will makes 126 bhp and peak torque of 245 Nm. Transmission options will include the 6-speed manual and a 6-speed torque converter automatic.

The New Gen Hyundai Verna 2017 will be taking on a host and offerings in the segment including the Honda City Maruti Suzuki Ciaz,Volkswagen Vento,and Skoda Rapid. Expect prices on the 2017 Verna to start around 8 lakh, going up to around 13 lakh (ex-showroom).


The above features clearly state that the New Gen Hyundai Verna was worth waiting for because it is coming with upgraded and some new features that were exclusively launched on 22nd august 2017.