Hyundai has unveiled the facelift of the Aura subcompact sedan together with opening the purchase publications for the auto. The booking amount of money is established at Rs 11,000 with intrigued clients capable to reserve the car or truck by way of Hyundai’s web site or at dealerships.

As with the a short while ago unveiled Grand i10 Nios facelift, the Aura facelift receives a revised entrance fascia with a new design grille, and bumper. The grille is now wider and extra rectangular in shape with physique-colored inserts on the sides featuring inverted L-formed LED daytime running lamps. A next scaled-down grille now sits in between the headlamps. Transferring to the sides and rear, style and design updates are small with the rear bumper, tail lamps and alloy wheels all carried over from the outgoing design. The Aura although now receives the addition of a rear spoiler with a 3rd cease light. The new Hyundai Aura will be offered in 6 colours – Polar White, Titan Grey, Typhoon Silver, Starry Night (New), Teal Blue and Fiery Pink.

Inside, the basic dashboard style and design has remained unchanged nevertheless Hyundai has included new upholstery colours and designs alongside with new color trim utilised on the dashboard centre. The portion-electronic instrument panel from the outgoing design is replaced by a full analogue device with a MID sitting in the centre. Hyundai has also included some new options to the sedan such as footwell lighting and USB C rapid charging ports.

As with the Nios, the Aura now receives more protection package as nicely with front and aspect airbags now made available as normal. On top of that, the prime variant will also be provided with curtain airbags, ESC, stability regulate, rear-see camera, tyre tension checking and much more.

Moving to the motor line-up, the Aura way too drops the 1.-litre turbo-petrol engine with only the 1.2-litre petrol and CNG models carried forward. The petrol powerplant develops 82 bhp and 114 Nm and is paired with possibly a 5-speed handbook or AMT gearbox. The 1.2 CNG mill meanwhile puts out a lessen 68 bhp and 95.2 Nm when burning CNG.

The Aura will be offered in a total of 5 variants – E, S, SX, SX(O) and SX+. The petrol engine will be presented across all variants when the CNG will be confined to the S and SX variants.

The updated Aura will go up in opposition to the Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Tata Tigor and Honda Amaze in the subcompact sedan phase. Expect the updated subcompact sedan to be on display at the Automobile Expo 2023.