11th May 2011: With the ideology of “New thinking New possibilities”, Korean Company Hyundai Motor today finally launched its latest invent “2011 Hyundai Verna Fluidic”. Company is offering Verna with eight engine variants i.e. 1.4L Petrol/1.4L Diesel, 1.6L Petrol/1.6L Diesel, two SX 1.6L petrol/diesel version and two high-end variants with optional features. The 1.6L petrol/diesel engine models are available in two transmission options – Auto transmission and Manual transmission, whereas 1.4L petrol/diesel models have only the manual transmission feature.
The New Hyundai Verna Fluidic is the latest entry of Hyundai Motor India Limited in C+ segment of Sedan cars. Known for boasting “Fluidic Sculpture” (name given by Hyundai), the car adorns style, luxury and sporty appearance. This time Hyundai definitely wants to grab the market share so they left no stone unturned in delivering the perfect machine in the Indian market. As per Hyundai Verna reviews one can easily identify that this car is fully packed with all safety, elegance and hi-technological features, thus making it fully loaded.
Hyundai – The South Korean car maker company launched Hyundai Verna car model first in 2006 and again it has created the old charisma with new looks, added with pack of latest features. By checking the appearance and attributes of new Hyundai Verna it is quite certain that the car is going to deliver tough competition to the other cars of C+ segment i.e. Honda City, Fiat Linea, Maruti Suzuki SX4 and Volkswagen Vento.
After the launch of New Hyundai Verna Fluidic, it is now clear that this car is going to deliver same positive effect to the company as created by Hyundai Accent in earlier days. The safety features of New Hyundai Verna make it one of the safest cars in Sedan segment. The car incorporates some first time used safety measures like six airbags (side and curtain), rear disc brakes, impact sensing door unlock, speed sensing door lock, clutch lock system and rear parking sensors.
The New Hyundai Verna Fluidic is a perfect blend of exquisite interior and sporty exterior. As the company has launched Hyundai Verna in eight variants namely 1.4L Petrol/1.4L Diesel and 1.6L Petrol/1.6L Diesel and two high-end variants with optional features, customers will now have a good number of options to choose from. Furthermore, with Hyundai Verna price (ex-showroom) starting from 8.09 lakhs to 10.74 lakhs (CRDi variants) and 6.99lakhs to 9.64 lakhs (Petrol Variants), this car is definitely going to create milestones in Indian car market.
Overall, the prospects of New Hyundai Verna Fluidic creating a milestone in its sedan segment are quite bright. This is all due to its stylish and comfortable interiors blended with sturdy and sporty exterior.
*Hyundai Verna Fluidic Prices shown here are indicative prices only.The Hyundai Verna Fluidic Ex-Showroom price range displays the lowest approximate price of Hyundai Verna Fluidic SX CRDi AT car model throughout India excludes tax,registration, insurance and cost of accessories. For exact prices of Hyundai Verna Fluidic , please contact the Hyundai Verna Fluidic dealer.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Review
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Overall
Eager to make a comeback in Sedan C+ segment, Hyundai Company has finally launched its much awaited “New Hyundai Verna Fluidic”. Described as “Fluidic Sculpture” in new Hyundai Verna reviews by test drive experts, the car will provide a blend of exquisite, comfortable & classy interior with sporty exterior.
This latest version of New Hyundai Verna Fluidic will be available in eight variants with different engine options namely – 1.4L petrol, 1.4L diesel, 1.6L petrol and 1.6L diesel and two SX models added with two optional variants. The 1.6L variants (both petrol & diesel) will be blessed with two different transmission modes i.e. manual transmission mode and auto transmission mode whereas 1.4L models will have only manual transmission mode.
Moving forward with the exterior looks of the car, this all new sedan boasts sporty looks accompanied by improved & two tone headlamps, front hexagonal grille, L-shaped foglamps and sleek & trendy bonnet. Adding more thrust to eye-catchy appearance of Hyundai Verna Fluidic, the car is fitted with trendy side mirror integrated with turn lights, chrome plated door handles with big tail lamps blended with massive stop light. Furthermore, Hyundai Verna standard model boasts horizontally shaped turn indicator and reverse light for delivering more sportiness.
As we know, interiors has always been plus point for this South Korean car company so definitely this time also Hyundai Verna kept thumbs-up with the previous milestones. The interior of New Hyundai Verna Fluidic is packed with comfort, luxury and safety measures which includes stylish central “V-shaped” console with integrated music system, six airbags for front seat driver and passenger, ABS, front & rear seat belts and adjustable steering wheel.
For providing complete entertainment and relaxation while driving, the top model of new Hyundai Verna encompasses full set of MP3 CD-system with complete set of speakers and tweeters, power steering, power window and automatic climate control system.
As New Hyundai Verna Fluidic is launched in eight different models namely 1.4L petrol/diesel and 1.6Lpetrol/diesel, the car is going to allure quite good number of customers.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic 1.4L petrol engine (DOHC VTVT) incorporates 1396cc engine with 4 cylinder in-line. Furthermore, power distributed by this engine model is 107 PS at 6300rpm and provides torque of 13.8kgm at 5000rpm. With compression ratio of 10.5, new Hyundai Verna holds a kerb weight of 1030kg. Also, the car model is also fitted with front disc brakes and rear drum brakes.
Next is Hyundai Verna Fluidic 1.4 diesel engine model (CRDi) which offers some relief to the customer’s wallet with mileage of 15-17kmpl while encompassing same engine configuration of 1396cc with 4 cylinder in-line. The changes are mainly in power distribution which is low in this version i.e. 90 PS at 4000rpm as compared to the petrol version. The 1.4L diesel engine produces a torque of 22.43kgm at 1750~2750 rpm. With compression ratio of 17, this diesel variant weighs around 1140~1181kg. Furthermore, this Hyundai’s latest car model comes affixed with front disc and rear drum brakes.
Third variant i.e. 1.6L petrol engine is available in two transmission modes i.e. Automatic transmission & Manual Transmission modes. A 1591 cc engine in-line with 4-cylinder is placed in this Hyundai Verna Fluidic car variant. Adding some more thrust to the built, the power distribution is of 123.05 PS at 6300rpm plus the maximum torque delivered is 15.8kgm at 4200 rpm. With same compression ratio as of 1.4L petrol, this variant is holds a kerb weight of 1030~1071 (Manual transmission) and 1055~1096 (Auto transmission). Moving a bit forward, Hyundai Verna 1.6L petrol variant incorporates disc brakes in both front and rear tires.
Another variant i.e. 1.6L diesel engine model is available in two transmission mode just like 1.6L petrol engine. This variant comes fitted with 1582cc engine in-line with 4-cylinder for delivering power of 128.08 PS at 4000rpm. The maximum torque distributed by this 1.6L diesel engine is 26.50Kgm at 2750rpm. And as per road test experts,NewHyundai Verna Fluidic 1.6L diesel variant incorporates front & rear disc brakes for ensuring maximum safety.
Including these four variants given above, Hyundai has launched 4 more variants namely 1.6 SX VTVT, 1.6 SX CRDi VGT and two optional models namely 1.6 SX (O)VTVT, 1.6 SX (O)CRDi VGT.
This variant offers few more features that are Alloy Wheels, Leather wrapped steering wheel and TGS knob, Climate Control AC, Seat Back Pockets, Sunglass Holders, Height Adjustable Driver Seat, Keyless Entry, ABS with EBD, Luggage Net, Front Seat Driver Armrest.
It is the base petrol variant of Verna Transform that comes with full wheel cover, 2 Din MP3 player with 4 speakers, power steering with tilt function, full cloth upholstery, central locking system, clutch lock system and immobilizer. However it does not feature alloy wheels, leather covered steering and knob, automatic temperature control, seat back pockets, sunglass holder and luggage net, ABS with EBD, keyless entry, dual height adjustable driver seat etc.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Mileage, Average And Fuel Economy
As Hyundai has launched Verna in different variants of 1.4L and 1.6L, mileage, average and fuel economy is going to change as per configuration of each variant. If New Hyundai Verna Fluidic reviews by road test experts are believed then – Hyundai Verna Fluidic 1.4L petrol engine delivers a mileage of 17.43 kmpl which is quite appreciable figure. Also, the fuel tank capacity of New Hyundai Verna is around 43Ltrs.
Moving ahead the 1.4L diesel engine offers some relief on customer’s face as it delivers an average of 23.50 kmpl. This can be an ideal solution for long distance travelers. Furthermore 1.6L petrol engine provides an average of 17.01kmpl whereas 1.6L diesel engine Hyundai Verna delivers 22.32kmpl.
For having an ideal drive with maximum mileage, new Hyundai Verna is fitted with an ECO mode indicator which assists in acquiring maximum fuel mileage if driven under a ideal RPM and speed.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Power
As we have already mentioned that Hyundai Verna Fluidic is available with both petrol and diesel engine options. It's two variants are powered by the petrol engine and they are equipped with 1.6L, 1599cc, VTVT petrol engine with five speed manual gearbox. This engine produces 103.2PS of top power at 5,500rpm and 14.9kgm of maximum torque at 3000rpm. This engine ensures high performance that results in no vibration even at the speed of 140kmph and it can touch 195 kmph of highest speed.
The diesel variants of Hyundai Verna Transform are packed with 1.5L, 1493cc, CRDi VGT engine that delivers excellent engine performance and produces 110PS of maximum power at 4000rpm and 24kgm of maximum torque at 1900-2750rpm.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Colors
These colors are available with all variants of Hyundai Verna Fluidic
Noble White Bright Silver Champagne Gold Passion Red Deep Blue Pearl Husky Blue Dynasty Red
Ebony Black Deep Ocean Blue Sleek Silver Kyara Real Earth Stone Black Blushing Red
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Acceleration & Pick-Up
If only top variants of New Hyundai Verna Fluidic are taken into account, the car is capable of reaching the speed of 0-60kmph in impressive 4.87 seconds (1.6L petrol) and in 4.71 seconds (1.6L diesel). This is definitely a feel good factor for all speed enthusiastic and will add extra points to the sporty appearance of the car. Needless to say, with Hyundai has launched its latest invent after adding good amount of power in it. As per reports, the car holds compression ratio of 10 for Petrol versions and 17-17.3 for diesel variants.
Designed specifically for Indian roads, New Hyundai Verna is going to perform perfectly well in both city and urban area. As detailed by road test experts, this South Korean addition have a turn radius of 5.2mm which assists in turning car easily in crowded areas.
As per exterior appearance, new Hyundai Verna Fluidic encompasses refreshingly complex big headlamps, Hyundai’s own hexagonal grille, L-shaped foglamps with jawed-chin, thus making it look like a sports car.
This re-incarnated dynamic and distinct model of Hyundai Verna boasts thin waist line which moves along the length of the car giving a streamline cut appearance to the sides.New Hyundai Verna Fluidic comes with stylish side-mirrors with integrated turn lights. However, with the blend of chrome colored door handles and alloy wheels Verna exhibits much sporty looks. For making appearance effective and eye-catchy, the new Hyundai Verna boasts huge wrap around tail-lamps on its big bumper. The reflectors fitted in the bumper acts as two “Red-eyes” at night which were not present in earlier version of Hyundai Verna.
Also for delivering a touch of sports car, Hyundai Verna is added with twin exhausts enhance in the rear. While boasting dynamic style, the car holds everything which can make heads turn. Moreover, this C+ segment Sedan model is definitely going to leave everlasting impression on every onlooker with its big sporty wheels.
New Hyundai Verna Fluidic has a capacity of accommodating 5 passengers (front 2 and rear 3) with utmost comfort and relaxation. The exterior dimensions of the car are Length- 4370mm exhibiting a stretchable appearance, Width- 1700mm, Height- 1475mm (easy to get-in and come-out of car) with a wheelbase of 2570mm. The track measurement of front is 1495mm and rear is 1502mm. Also, the dry weight of car is approximately between 1030-1201kg (depending on the preferred engine options).
The New Hyundai Verna Fluidic is a perfect blend of technology and elegance. Till now Hyundai is known for delivering technology at-par in every car model, and this time also it is surprisingly awesome. The car encompasses dual toned dashboard. With steering wheel being similar as i20, new Hyundai Verna let the driver adjust the height of steering. As experienced by road test experts, the audio and Bluetooth control buttons on the steering wheel offers a great deal of ease effect. Fitted in the “V” shaped central console, the car is added with integrated MP3/FM player, single zone climate control and unique air purifier in-built in it. The music system is accompanied with 2 remotes and incorporates speed dependent auto volume. The multimedia system will also include 4-speaker + 2 tweeters for delivering perfect audio quality.
For delivering comfortable driving experience even on long journey, Hyundai Verna is affixed with perforated leather upholstery. Additional comfort is delivered by height adjustment feature of driver seat which also offers sufficient under thigh and back support. Hyundai Verna Fluidic holds some additional interesting features like cooling glove box for keeping chocolates.
While talking about rear seats, Hyundai Verna Fluidic is known for providing comfort for all the occupants, so this time also the car is offering good back support with adequate thigh rest and ample space for 3 people to accommodate. Since the car is 5- seater so rear seat incorporates three adjustable headrests. Also a centre armrest is something earlier versions were missing.
With ample leg room in both front and rear with generous head space, one can feel like sitting in their own room. Another unique feature on the new Verna is the inclusion of the rear camera that displays in color on the centre rear view mirror when in reverse gear. Faux wood inserts are seen all around the cabin. The plastic quality is good and the overall quality of the materials used in here feels much better than the earlier Verna. The top end variants of the new Verna Fluidic are fitted with push button start as standard along with keyless entry. Auto folding mirrors are also standard on this variant along with auto dimming centre rear view mirror which are a segment first. The cabin of the new Verna has all the storage bins spread around for cans, sunglasses and other stuff; we sorely missed out on the rear door bottle holders. Six Air-Bags are standard on the top end variant of the new Verna which is again a segment first.
New Hyundai Verna Fluidic is a 5-seater car just like its previous version. With ample amount of legroom and height, it offers comfortable driving experience for the driver. Since the car design is changed this time completely, so the New Hyundai Verna incorporates more comfortable sitting arrangements. With ergonomic sitting style added, the person driving is going to enjoy every moment of the journey. Last but not the least, having low height of seat for rear passenger might serve as one single drawback.
New Hyundai Verna Fluidic comes with 2 different types of engine options namely – 1.4L and 1.6L. Both the above variants are available in Diesel and Petrol versions. Detailing them. Hyundai Verna 1.4L petrol engine includes 1396cc engine with 4 cylinder in-line. Furthermore, power circulated by this engine is 107 PS at 6300rpm and it produces a torque of 13.8kgm at 5000rpm. Next, the Hyundai Verna 1.4 diesel engine model is fitted same engine configuration of 1396cc with 4-cylinder in-line (Just as Hyundai Verna 1.4L petrol). The variations are in the power circulation which is a bit low in this edition i.e. 90 PS at 4000rpm as compared to the petrol version. The 1.4L diesel engine delivers a torque of 22.43kgm at 1750~2750 rpm.
Third variant i.e. 1.6L petrol engine is presented in two transmission modes i.e. Automatic transmission & Manual Transmission modes. 1591 cc engine added with 4 in-line cylinder is positioned in this Hyundai Verna car variant. Adding some more muscle to the built, the power delivery is of 123.05 PS at 6300rpm plus the maximum torque conveyed is 15.8kgm at 4200 rpm. The fourth variant i.e. 1.6L diesel engine model is accessible in two transmission mode just like 1.6L petrol engine. This variant is affixed with 1582cc engine in-line with 4-cylinder for distributing power of 128.08 PS at 4000rpm. The maximum torque circulated by this 1.6L diesel engine is 26.50Kgm at 2750rpm. Including these four variants given above, Hyundai has launched 4 more variants namely 1.6 SX VTVT, 1.6 SX CRDi VGT and two optional models namely 1.6 SX (O)VTVT, 1.6 SX (O)CRDi VGT.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Wheels
The Standard version of New Hyundai Verna Fluidic comes fitted with sturdy and impressive 16-inch alloys rims with 195/55 R16 Bridgestone tires. This addition not only assists in holding good grip at high speed but also assists in smooth turning at corners. However, with turning circle of 10.4m, Verna is capable of getting out of dense places without hardships and is easy to maneuver and park. The Big wheel16-inch wheels and wide also facilitates in driving this “fluidic structure” with complete smoothness blended with good straightline stability. Needless to say, this latest launch from Hyundai factory is packed with features which can definitely give tough competition to the other cars in this segment.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Braking & Handling
Depending on the nature of variant (1.4L-petrol/diesel and 1.6L-petrol/diesel), the brake system are fitted in every model. Ensuring complete safety of passengers - The 1.4L petrol/diesel models of New Hyundai Verna Fluidic are fitted with ventilated front disk brakes and rear drum brakes. Furthermore, the 1.6L petrol/diesel models incorporate disc brakes in both front and rear wheels. Adding to the safety of occupants, top variants of new Hyundai Verna encompass ABS (Anti-lock braking system) and Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) systems.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Handling & Safety
In terms of safety and handling, the New Hyundai Verna Fluidic definitely holds wide range of new and advanced features as compared to older Hyundai car versions. This transformed Hyundai version incorporates standard six airbags (optional, fog lamps and disk brakes/drum brakes (depending on variant). New Hyundai car incorporates new generation head and chest airbags with passenger side airbag for complete safety of all the occupants (front and rear). Safety features of new Hyundai Verna Car also includes front and rear seat belts (built with high quality material) designed for keeping passengers at front and rear safe against any impact.
As far as handling is concerned, the all New Hyundai Verna Fluidic offers much easy to park and maneuvering facility with light steering and tires with good grip. Adding to the safety of passengers, Hyundai Verna comes fitted with keyless entry (avoiding unauthorized access), reverse parking sensors (for perfect parking), reverse camera (avoiding unwanted scratches), auto folding electric mirrors and much required ABS (Anti-lock braking system).
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Stereo & Accessories
This South Korean car is loaded with excellent 2 DIN audio system that plays everything from CDs to MP3s and holds excellent accessories baggage. With audio and Bluetooth controls mounted on steering, New Hyundai Verna Fluidic assists in keeping your mood contented throughout the journey. As per Hyundai Verna Fluidic review by experts, the car interior has a central console fitted in dashboard incorporates an integrate MP3/FM player and a single zone climate control along with in-built unique air purifier system which is used for the first time in this segment cars. The music system in Verna incorporates unique feature of speed dependent auto volume (volume increase with increase in speed of car), USB and AUX ports for connecting IPODS along with other audio devices and is accompanied with 2 remote controls. As the car is fitted with 4 speakers + 2 tweeters audio system, Hyundai Verna definitely makes the driving experience quite memorable.
The Hyundai Verna Fluidic interiors are fitted with high quality perforated leather upholstery. Also with the presence of cooling feature in the glove box, you can stack chocolates or other stuff in it and avoid the meltdown. Verna incorporates a rear camera that displays in color on the centre rear view mirror when in reverse gear. This rear parking assist system offers visually guided parking in electro-chromic rear view mirror. Some other accessories of Hyundai Verna include storage bins for cans, sunglasses and other stuff.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Pros & Cons
Hyundai Verna Fluidic Pros :
Stylish, Powerful, Comfort Driving, Four Engine Options