Stylish sedan Hyundai i40 2014
New Korean sedan Hyundai i40 D-class officially debuted in the spring of 2011, at the motor show in the Spanish city of Barcelona. The car, designed by the German Research Centre of Hyundai in Russelsheim, went on sale in the European market in late 2011.
Recently the representatives of the company announced that Hyundai company is preparing an updated version of Hyundai i40, the presentation of which will take place in the near future. The exterior of the car will be slightly reworked, in particular it will receive a newly designed bumper (integrated new LED fog lights of front), more massive front grille, other lighting technology, other wheels of new design. Thanks to these changes Hyundai i40 of 2014-2015 model year will become more representative and more solid. But about the possible changes in the interior are yet unknown.
The dimensions of Hyundai i40 2014 clearly fits into the concept of European class "D". The length of this three-volume model is 4740 mm, height 1470 mm, width 1815 mm. But the distance between the axes of the "Korean" is not a record - 2770 mm, and the ground clearance is not outstanding - 140 mm.
For the base model equipped 1.6-liter naturally aspirated V4 which can give the power of up to 135 "horses" and Nm peak thrust at 4850 RPM. In tandem for it relies solely 6-step "mechanics". The dynamics of such a vehicle does not shine - 11.3 seconds from zero to a hundred, and max speed is 197 km/h. For every 100 km in the combined cycle path it demands 6.6 liters of fuel.