Hyundai Motor India Unveils All New 'Hyundai AURA'

Updated: January 22, 2020, 04:37 PM IST

Hyundai Motor India Ltd., the country's first smart mobility solutions provider and largest exporter since inception, today unveiled its most awaited sedan All New Hyundai AURA. The New stylish sedan is set be a trendsetter being the most power packed and feature rich sedan in its segment.

Speaking at the Unveiling of All New Hyundai AURA, Mr. S S Kim, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, "It is a matter of great pride for the Hyundai Motor India as we unveiled our first and the most significant product for the industry in 2020. Hyundai AURA is inspired by the Vibrance of Positivity & Spirit to Go the Distance of the young passionate achievers, acknowledging their life-force of 'Zeal to Go beyond Limits'. It is a New Benchmark product in the segment demonstrating Hyundai's strong commitment to offer the highest quality and feature-rich products to the customers. Hyundai AURA will create Quality Time for customers making their life a Happy Life."

"Hyundai AURA will be first sedan equipped with Kappa 1 l BS-6 T-GDI Petrol and 1.2 l BS-6 ECOTORQ Diesel engine, offering Superior Power, Superior Performance and Fuel Efficiency. With stunning and modern design, powerful performance and 12 segment unique features along with best service warranty package for complete peace of mind, we are confident that it will meet the aspirations of Millennials setting a new trend in modern mobility", he added.

Development Concept

The development direction of Hyundai AURA is defined by 'Vibrance of Positivity' & 'Spirit to Go the Distance' of Indian Millennials. Hyundai AURA is developed specifically for A Elegant Sedan dedicated to young at heart customer. Hyundai AURA is defined by 5 Key Pillars:

Stunning & Modern Design
Premium & Spacious Interiors
Class Leading Convenience & Technology
Advanced & Enthusiastic Powertrain Options
Complete Peace of Mind Package

A Design Marvel

Hyundai AURA conveys a Modern & Stunning Design, offering versatile characteristics exhibiting elegant styling and bold character form to deliver a fresh interpretation of Hyundai's signature design language of 'Sensuous Sportiness'. The vehicle front profile showcases unique Twin Boomerang Daytime Running Lamps (DRL) integrated with Premium Satin Front Grille with Projector type Head Lamps & Fog Lamps.

The side profile indicates unique sportiness through its Coupe like styling and Luxurious Volume and solid wheel-arches created by Two Unique Character Lines and R15 Diamond Cut Type Alloy Wheel. Hyundai AURA has a very Distinctive Rear Design with emphasis on wide stance, robust sporty bumper design And LED Tail Lamp with Stylish 3-Dimensional Outer Lens. The Trunk Lid Garnish Of Chrome Strip with Glossy Black Wrap Around makes it the most stylish sedan in its segment.

Enthusiastic Powertrain

In-line with Hyundai's promise of unmatched performance and innovation in mobility, Hyundai AURA will have several firsts to its credit. It comes with First-in-segment Kappa 1.0 I BS 6 T-GDI Petrol, 1.2 l MPI BS-6 Petrol and First-in-Segment 1.2 l BS-6 ECOTORQ diesel engine, offering Superior Power, Performance and Fuel Efficiency.

The Kappa 1.0 l T-GDI engine is developed by Hyundai Motor Group's R&D division will open new era of next generation engines – a perfect combination of performance, fuel efficiency and compliant with emission norms under BS-6 fuel guidelines. The 1.0 l Kappa T-GDI has a compact lay out by integrating the exhaust manifold to cylinder head thus improving the fuel efficiency at higher RPM ranges.

Developed by Hyundai R&D, the ECOTORQ Diesel BS 6 Engine is Cleaner-Greener, powerful as well as a fuel efficient engine. It consists of 2000 bar Fuel Injection System that allows better combustion and fuel efficiency. The crankshaft bearing with optimized thickness and material reduce friction allows excellent driving even in city conditions and enhances engine life. The transmission has been subjected to rigorous durability tests for ensuring High Gear Strength and better Clutch Friction Materials to offer the best performance at high speeds, off-road, hillsides and harsh climatic conditions.

Engine & Transmission [ARAI Certificate Awaited]


Engine Maximum Power (ps) Maximum Torque


1.2 l Kappa

(Kappa T- GDI

Petrol Engine) BS6

83 11.6

5 MT / AMT


Diesel BS6

75 19.4 5 MT / AMT
1.0 l Turbo BS 6 100 17.5 5 MT

Advanced Safety

Hyundai AURA is built on Strong Body Structure with integrated 65% Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS+HSS) Application that ensures light body weight with high strength. Its rigid structure is equipped with Advanced Ring Structure Application allowing increased Static & Dynamic Stiffness for Superior Safety, Low NVH and Superior Handling along with Advanced Safety System to provide the best Active and Passive safety for a stress-free driving and better crash energy absorption, due to dual path structure.

Superior Ride & Handling

Hyundai AURA is extremely agile and reliable in handling with quick settled ride comfort providing Best Ride & Handling Performance. The steering is fitted with Higher Capacity Motor for quicker response with Increased Ratio for better feedback. The suspension Spring Stiffness is increased for Controlled Body Motion with Tuned Damper Valve for excellent round feel.

Performance and Endurance Testing

Hyundai AURA has been tested and evaluated across India over 7,500 kms to assess its reliability and durability on different powertrain configurations and diverse road and climate conditions. Good Noise Isolation and Enhanced Sealing for Low NVH and silent cabin enhances driving pleasure.

Exterior & Interior Dimensions [ARAI Certificate Awaited]

Hyundai AURA provides the best optimization of Legroom and Trunk Volume

Length x Width x Height 3,995 mm x 1,680 mm x 1,520 mm
Wheelbase 2,450 mm


Interior Dimensions [ARAI Certificate Awaited]


Front Legroom 1050 mm
Rear Legroom 885 mm
Trunk Volume 402 ltr


Amenities, Comfort & Convenience

Hyundai has relentlessly been curating products that suit the needs of today's youth. This philosophy is evident in the Hyundai AURA's comfort and convenience features. It is truly the most perfect blend of style, proportion, architecture and technology. The sedan's enticing interior space and comfortable cabin provide adequate space for the versatile urban commuter.

Hyundai AURA comes with Class-Leading Convenience & Technology features like Advanced 8.0 Touch screen Infotainment with smart phone connectivity (Android Auto & Apple Car Play) along with Arkamys Premium Sound, 5.3 Digital Speedometer & Multi Information Display and Wireless Charging. The most unique Driving Rear View Monitor for Rear view display on screen while driving forward, iBlue Audio remote smart Phone App, Outside Chrome Door Handle, Eco Coating, Air Curtain, Premium Cabin with Bronze Colour Inserts and spacious rear cabin to name a few.

Complete Peace of Mind

As a Lifetime Partner in Automobiles and Beyond, All New Hyundai AURA will provide Complete Peace of Mind with – 'Wonder Warranty' (Best-in-Segment) with option of 3 Years/100,000 kms or 4 Years /50,000 kms or 5 Years /40,000 kms along with Road-Side Assistance.

Hyundai AURA - Key Highlights

Modern and Stunning Design

Projector Headlamp & Fog Lamp
Twin Boomerang Day Time Running Lamp
Stylish Z Shaped LED Tail lamps
R15 Diamond Cut Alloy Wheels

Enthusiastic Powertrain Option

1.0 l Turbo GDi Engine
1.2 l (GSL & CNG)/1.2 Diesel ECOTORQ
Smart Auto AMT (Electronic) in Petrol and Diesel
All Powertrains are BS 6

Safety and Convenience

Strong body structure (65% AHSS+HSS)
Excellent Ride & handling performance
Enhanced Rear seat comfort
Silent Cabin with low NVH

First-in-Segment Features

Wireless charger
Driver rear view monitor
Outside door handles chrome
Leather wrapped gear knob
Eco coating
Emergency stop signal
Air curtain

Best-in-Segment Features

5.3 Digital Speedometer & Multi Information Display
8.0 Touchscreen Infotainment with Smart phone Connectivity
Arkamys Premium Sound
Projector fog lamp
USB Charger

Also see: Hyundai Aura Launched In India

Hyundai Aura | First Look

DISCLAIMER: This information is published as per the press release sent to us. It has not been verified or ratified by OVERDRIVE.
Price (Ex-Delhi)
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