Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL) will start exporting its latest entry level compact car EON from next year. Hyundai EON is a very popular car that is recently launched in India. The company also has planned to showcase a new small car model during the next year’s Auto Expo in Delhi.
The Managing Director and CEO of Hyundai India H W Park unveiled the EON in Tamil Nadu. While launching the car, Mr. Park told that since it’s been launched on October 13, we have got over 5000 bookings for Hyundai EON. The company exports its cars manufactured at the Sriperumbudur facility near Chennai to over 115 countries.
Park said, “EON has been specifically built keeping in mind the varied Indian conditions and special requirements of the customers. It will expand our market share in the fast-growing car segment in the Indian market.”
Hyundai EON will be available at the price between Rs 2.69 lakh and Rs 3.71 lakh. The company has invested Rs 900 crore on the development and production facilities for the EON and planned to produce up to 1,50,000 units of the Hyundai EON.
Hyundai EON features 814cc engine which can deliver max power of 56 HP. According to ARAI certification, the car provides excellent fuel efficiency of 21.1 kmpl.