The latest Grand Avega is a compact car designed and developed by the South Korean manufacturer Hyundai. This stylish 4-door car was launched in 2011 at Indonesian International Motor Show. Equipped with a fuel efficient Gamma petrol engine and attractive exterior and interior inserts, it has an improved overall performance. Its looks are kept sporty and stylish giving it a distinct visual appeal.
The latest Hyundai Grand Avega is equipped with a lightweight Gamma 1.4-litre CVVT petrol engine, which enhances its fuel economy effectively. This 1.4-litre Gamma D-CVVT engine is capable of producing 108 PS of maximum power output at 6300 rpm, with peak torque generated as 133 Nm at 5000 rotations. The appointed engine is employed with CVVT (Continuously Variable Valve Timing) feature that results better power and decent performance. The Grand Avega offers two options fro transmission such as responsive 4-speed automatic transmission and 6-speed manual gearbox. The 4-speed automatic transmission offers sporty acceleration and high performance. Whereas, the 6-speed manual gearbox proposes smooth and noiseless gearshifts which enhances the performance of employed engine. The combined fuel consumption for this vehicle rated as 14.0 km/l. Further, this vehicle takes 13.7 seconds to breach the speed mark of 0 to 100 km/h.
The striking accents set in this vehicle perfectly enhances the design of its high quality exterior inserts. Distinctively styled fog lamps blended into its body gives a new touch to its front fascia. The wide and bold radiator grille finished with chrome detailing and curvy shaped headlamps along with sporty bonnet adorned with appealing character lines exudes the strength of this compact car. The sturdy 16-inch alloy wheels comprising the tyre size of 195/50 R16 makes further enhancements to its aerodynamic body. The first impression of this hatchback was confirmed by its dimensions measuring as 4115mm x 1700mm x 1457mm (L x W x H) and the wheelbase stands at 2570 mm.
In the cabin, the latest Hyundai Grand Avega offers a roomy interior which offers number of comfort and convenience aspects. It has been built with latest technological devices that brings pleasure for the passengers so that they enjoy off-road. The design of the dashboard is much inspired by the shape of “Y”, which is well-finished with a combination of metallic and black color appointed on hard plastic. The reworked sunvisor adds a touch of luxury with knit-embossed fabric. Embedded with ergonomically positioned power window control switches are coated with metal for a good grip. To increase the convenience for its occupants, this 4-door hatchback offers an impressive boot volume of 370 litres.
For safety and reliability, the latest Hyundai Grand Avega comes fitted with a number of safety features which makes you feel safe and secure during the ride. It has airbags system which activates at the event of collision. For braking, this hatchback uses disc brakes for the front pair of wheels and drum type brakes for the rear. This dynamic braking is employed with latest system of Hyundai such as ABS and EBD that guarantees maximum safety for its occupants. Also, the Grand Avega is embedded with decent suspension system which contributes in improving its overall performance.
The newly developed Grand Avega comprises high demand due to its high responsive engine with classy exterior and interior design at an affordable price. However, lack of advanced safety aspects might becomes its weak point.