THE HYUNDAI GUY
Will the i30 be coming to India? When was the Santro Xing launched? Amir has all the answers
AMIRREZA IS A TRUE BLUE Hyundai fan. He has been a keen follower of the Korean carmaker since its inception in our country. He keeps tabs on all things Hyundai and is aware of everything that HMIL does. And with a Santro Xing and Elite i20 in his garage, he walks the talk. “It has been one and a half decades with Hyundai. The cars are extremely reliable, comfortable and low on maintenance. The Santro is like a peppy dragon. It's ultra responsive and behaves like a puppy – happy to play at all times. The i20 on the other hand is very stylish and premium. It’s big enough and comes loaded with features.” Having lived in Mumbai, he understands the value of an empty parking spot. “I always ended up smiling while parking the Santro in the tiniest of places where others couldn’t even think of putting their cars.” He also says that Hyundais have improved drastically over the years. “They are literally the best cars in their respective segments when it comes to the aesthetics – both on the outside as well as the inside.”
Amir is very particular about servicing his car. “I always drive the cars to the workshop on my own. I think, men have a special connection with not just their lady but their car too. And the service centre guys know that. They never stop me from watching my cars being serviced.”
What next Amir? “I think I’ll get the Tucson next. Its handsome looks and outstanding ride quality has won me over.” Amir knows his Hyundais well we must say.
“They are literally the best cars in their respective
Above: Amir participating in a Miles & Smiles event back in 2005 organised by Sanjay Hyundai in Pune, and 13 years later he still has the car