The Hyundai i40 Sport Wagon variant is more luggage capacity. This presents a sporty design in the rear. Access to the boot is more comfortable in this version with a lower loading height.
To this we add the ability to recline the rear seats, leaving a large capacity inside to load large objects.
Hyundai made public, at the last Geneva Motor Show, the new i40, which is your bet to get a good start in the medium sedan market with which you want to take ground to rivals such as the Volkswagen Passat or the Opel Insignia. This model will come next October. It was designed and created in the R & D center in the firm Hyundai in Rüsselsheim, Germany.
This model i40 4.7 meters long and, at first, we only station wagon. Hyundai expects to sell about 600,000 units of this model i40, during its first full year on sale, that is, in 2012. This idea is very ambitious, and that every year only in Europe, 890,000 units sold. This new Hyundai model is based on the Genus concept car, but, although it has a sporty design, it will not affect adversely, the levels of comfort inside. The distance between their axes is 277 meters away and offers the best dimensions of livability, of his entire class. Its cargo capacity is the highest of all competitors in that category, with a load capacity of 553 liters, which can be of 1719 liters if the rear seats folded. We find the choice of 4 Euro V engines, two petrol and two diesel engines. Their powers range from 115 hp to 177 hp.
Will transmissions, both manual and automatic. Hyundai thinks that the model will sell more is going to be the version with G- II diesel engine of 1.7 L and 136 hp. In this model, we will meet with the new engine "Nu", the DGI, ie, direct fuel injection, with 1,999 hp, generating 177 hp and 213 Nm of torque, which is going to ensure better performance and vehicle fuel consumption, which will be one of the best in its class. The i40 model has a motor and a gearbox six-speed manual, you will achieve an acceleration of up to 130 km / hr in 15.7 seconds, with fuel consumption of 6.7 L / 100 km ( in combined cycle) and CO2 emissions of 156 g / km, Hyundai only expects that 65 % of vehicles sold, in this model, are diesel and 35% are gas.
In the environmental area, this model will have the latest technologies that are developed with eco- program Hyundai Blue Drive, which includes Integrated Stop & Go (ISG), low performance tires and alternator management system (which is known as AMS). When combined with the U- II diesel engine of 115 hp 1.7 L makes the fuel consumption is 4.3 L / 100 km and CO2 emissions are 113 g / km. A unique vehicle for true lovers of the engine.