Expert Review of Hyundai Verna
Hyundai Verna is top class luxurious sedan from Hyundai, which can be considered as a perfect combination of luxury, power and style. The fluidic design sculpture of the car is main highlight and this flowy design architecture blends flawlessly with the style and power embedded in the car. The continuous contours and Coupe like appeal of Hyundai Verna engages one’s senses. The sleek looks, high class technology and superb safety features make Hyundai Verna a perfect sedan currently available in the country that too with an affordable price. The best in class 1.6 litre of VTVT engine is present in this sedan that produces peak power of 123 PS. On the other hand the 1.4 L VTVT engine option is also present that churns out similar amount of power and deliver about 17.43 km per litre of mileage certified by ARAI. Apart from strong engine specifications, the sedan is blessed with utterly comfortable interiors, which are well-equipped with finest technology that provides utmost comfort to the passengers and to the driver while driving.
Mileage and Fuel Economy
Mileage is one of the most crucial point that has to be considered by the carmakers while developing it as India is a mileage driven country. Hyundai Verna sedan is offered in the Indian car market in 2 different engine options. The 1.6 litre of VTVT petrol engine delivers a decent mileage of 17.01 km per litre, while the 1.4 litre VTVT petrol engine delivers 17.43 km per litre. The diesel engine options comprise of 1.4 litre diesel engine that generates 23.05 km per litre and the 1.6 litre of diesel engine gives out 22.32 km per litre. The ECO Mode indicator further helps in generating maximum mileage if driven under the correct RPM and speed.
Hyundai offers Hyundai Verna in various color range comprising of Bright Silver, Noble White, Champagne Gold, Deep Blue Pearl, Passion Red, Husky Blue, Ebony Black, Dynasty Red, Deep Ocean Blue, Kyara, Sleek Silver, Blushing Red and Real Earth.
Acceleration and Pick up
The acceleration and pick up of Hyundai Verna is impressive as well. The sedan with 1.6 Litre Petrol engine is capable of touching the 0 to 60 km per hour mark in 4.87 seconds, while Hyundai Verna with 1.6 litre diesel engine goes from 0 to 100 km per hour in just 4.71 seconds. This time figures are certainly quite remarkable and add on to the feel good factor to the car while driving. This sporty car has been designed for Indian roads, and the smooth pick up makes it a complete delight for the driver to zoom it away on the roads.
As far as the exteriors of Hyundai Verna is concerned, the fresh and flowing fluidic sculpture takes away the cake here. The front profile of the car comprise of big and bright headlamps, hexagonal grille, stylized fog lamps with a jawed chin which help in giving a very sporty look to Hyundai Verna. The side profile of Verna flawlessly blends with the contours and the waistline gracefully moves along the length of the sedan giving it an edgy look. The body colored external mirrors has been blessed with turn lights and the chrome dipped door handles along with alloy wheels provide a very athletic appearance. Coming to the rear end of the car, the eye catching tail lamps are accompanied by its big bumper. The high mounted stop light is also one of the highlights at the rear end of Hyundai Verna.
The comfort of Hyundai Verna is really remarkable and is an ideal amalgamation of elegance and technology. The car has been fitted with efficient air cooling system with single zone climate control and air purified, power steering with driver adjustment, audio and Bluetooth control mounted on the steering wheel, power windows, and incorporated Mp3/FM player. The audio system is accompanied by four speakers and two tweeters thereby ensuring high quality of sound. The V shaped centre console is quite great looking. The high quality leather upholstery on the seats adds to the comfort of the sedan and ample of luggage storage space makes it easy for the owner to go on long trips.
The new Hyundai Verna is a well proportionate car. The impressive Fluidic structure of the sedan is certainly one of the most outstanding points here. Hyundai Verna sedan comfortable fits in five adults and it stretches out to 4370mm in length accompanied with 1700mm and 1475mm of width and height respectively. The sedan has a wheelbase of 2570mm and the entire car’s kerb weight comes out to be between 1030 to 1201 kg.
Hyundai Verna Fluidic is offered to the Indian consumers in both diesel and petrol version. It is certainly a relief to consumers that this lavish sedan is also offered in diesel variant as the petrol prices are soaring high in the country. The 1.4 litre VTVT petrol engine produces peak power of 107 PS at 6300 rpm with 13.8 kgm of torque at 5000 rpm. The 1.4 litre diesel engine on the other hand produces 90 PS of power at 4000 rpm and about 22.43 kgm of torque at 1750 to 2750 rpm. The 1.6 litre of petrol engine comes in two transmission modes, automatic and manual. The 1.6 litre petrol engine produces 123.05 PS of maximum power at 6300 rpm with 15.8 kgm of peak torque at 4200 rpm. On the other hand, the 1.6 litre of diesel engine fitted into Hyundai Verna churns out similar power to petrol along with 26.05 kgm of torque at 2750 rpm.
The 16 inches of strong and bold alloy wheels fitted into the beautifully carved wheel arches of Hyundai Verna provide a very smooth and bump-free ride.
The suspension system installed in Hyundai Verna Fluidic is superb. The front suspension comprise of Mac Pherson Strut with Coil Spring and Anti Roll Bar, while the rear has Couple Torsion Beam with Axle.
Handling and Control
The handling and controlling of Hyundai Verna is quite smooth and impressive. The presence of ABS, reverse parking camera, auto folding external mirrors and high class power steering provide most of the control to the driver.
Powerful, comfortable driving, stylish, and impressive engine options.
Small door pockets and high price.