Korean best seller will get a new appearance and will lose motor 1.6.
The Chinese branch of the company Hyundai is preparing for the premiere of a restyled version of the Verna — cost sedan, sold under the name Accent. The model will lose the 1.6-liter engine produces 123 horsepower, will be transformed outwardly, will receive a new multimedia system and an extended range of assistance systems.
Most of the restyled sedan differs from the stern: optics on the updated model connected with a jumper as the new “Sonata”, the license plate moved from the bumper to the trunk lid, fog lamp located at the bottom center of the bumper, there was a distinct falsehood-exhaust. New kit added to the sedan 25 millimeters in length, but the wheelbase with the restyling has not changed — the same 2600 mm.
Chinese reporters learned that the public debut of the updated Verna will be held on 5 September in the capital of Sichuan province, Chengdu. Pre-series sedan are already brought to the local dealer, but the new interior is cloaked, so no photos of the interior.
Top configuration updated “Faithful” get the led adaptive headlights, an assistant of lane control and a system to prevent frontal collisions. According to rumors, the cabin Verna will change slightly: to distinguish the updated sedan will be the increased size of the screen of the multimedia complex.
The only powertrain models for the Chinese market will remain a 1.4-liter 100-strong “aspirated”. In the basic configuration the motor will be combined with six-speed “mechanics” and the classic “machine” can replace a new continuously variable transmission IVT.
Sales of the updated “Correct” in China will begin in the last quarter. About the prices of the sedan after facelift is not known, but serious appreciation in a falling market is not expected. Today, the Chinese equivalent of “Accent” is about 73 000 yuan.