Apr 27, 2020, 06:27 PM IST
new Delhi. The Grand i10 Neos is one of those hatchbacks that are available in both BS6 petrol and diesel options. Its BS6 diesel variant was launched in the market shortly before. It has a 1.2-liter diesel engine. Recently its mileage figures came out which is certified by ARAI (Automotive Research Association of India). According to these figures, the BS6 diesel version equipped with a 5-speed manual transmission of the new Hyundai Nios is 25.1 km long. Mileage per liter will be available. However, it is slightly lower than the BS4 model. 26.20 km in BS4 diesel manual variant of Nios. Mileage was available per liter.
No change in price and engine power
- Please note that the price of BS6 Hyundai Neos diesel is also same as the old BS4 diesel model. Its price is between Rs 6.75 lakh to Rs 8.04 lakh as before. It is available in Magna, Sports and Asta variants. Its diesel-automatic variant costs Rs 7.90 lakh. In the Indian market, it competes with Ford Figo and Suzuki Swift.
- Apart from this, it has the same 1.2 liter CRDI diesel engine as before. There is no change in its power as well. As before, it gets 75 hp power and 190 Nm of torque. It is available in 5-speed manual and automatic transmission options. The BS4 diesel Nios used to get a mileage of 26.20 kmpl.
- Last year, when the Grand Nios was launched by Hyundai, it was launched with BS6 petrol engine and BS4 diesel engine. Its diesel variants were also upgraded to BS6 after the new emission norms came into force from 1 April. Despite several changes to the engine including the exhaust system, it gets 1.1kmpl less mileage compared to the BS6 version compared to its BS4 manual diesel variant.
Mileage will get more from Ford Figo
The Nios competes with the Ford Figo in India. However, Figo has a more powerful engine. The Figo is powered by a 1.5-liter turbo-charged, four-cylinder engine that generates 100 hp of power and 215 Nm of torque. It gets a mileage of 24.4 kmpl. If seen, Figo's mileage has also dropped after the update to BS6. The BS4 Figo Diesel manual used to get a mileage of 25.5 kmpl. The Figo is priced between Rs 6.86 lakh and Rs 7.85 lakh.