Hyundai launches Verna 1.4
CONSIDERED AMONGST the most popular sedans in the country, Hyundai launched two new more affordable variants of the Verna, with the 1.4-litre Kappa Dual VTVT petrol engine. The engine offers an output of 100bhp at 6,000rpm and torque of 132Nm at 4,000rpm. Fuel efficiency is claimed to be further improved by 8 per cent to 19.1kmpl. The sedan will be offered in two trims, the base E and mid-level EX with a 6-speed manual transmission, which will replace the E and EX variants with the 1.6l engine. The price of the E variant is Rs 7.80 lakh, while the EX has been priced at Rs 9.09 lakh, ex-showroom.