There was time when South Korean automakers were known for their cars. Brands such as Daewoo, Kia and Hyundai weren’t that popular. But now time has changed and they are making incredible and impressive performance models. One of the most talked about vehicle in recent time is the Hyundai i30 N. this compact hatch has creating ripples in the circuit and for right reasons. It wants to lure customers away from Volkswagen Golf GTI. Recently, they launched this model is UK with a price tag of £24,995 and it is £4,000 cheaper than Golf GTI.
There are some interesting tweaks on the exterior and the interior has sporty design. The power in the Hyundai i30 N comes from 2.0 liter turbocharged petrol unit. The engine is mated with six-speed manual gearbox. There are two version of it and both of produces different output which are 246 horsepower and 271 horsepower (with the help of Performance package). This setup enables the car to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in 6.4 seconds and 6.1 seconds respectively.
Apart from these performance figures, Hyundai i30 N also features variable exhaust valve system, bigger brake discs, and an electronic limited-slip differential. Other features in the Hyundai i30 N are adaptive suspension with five different driving modes, and 19-inch alloys shod in Pirelli P-Zero rubber. i30 N has all the features to compete against the best in the market, but what’s it’s like to ride thanks to AutoTopNL. In this post, we will give you an inside view of how the ride is of this performance model.