New Hyundai Aura 2023 Facelift – Top 5 Things

New Hyundai Aura 2023 Facelift - Top 5 Things

The new Hyundai Aura takes on the rivals like the Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Honda Amaze, and Tata Tigor

The Hyundai Aura is one of the most practical and feature-rich compact sedans in the country and gives stiff competition to the rivals like the Hona Amaze. The brand recently launched the new Hyundai Aura facelift at a starting price of Rs 6.29 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) while the bookings too are open in the country for a token amount of Rs 11,000. Here are the top 5 things you should know about the recently launched Hyundai Aura facelift in the Indian market.

New Hyundai Aura 2023 Facelift – Top 5 Things

Exterior and Interiors

To start with, the new Hyundai Aura facelift gets a number of updates including a new front fascia that is dominated by a new front grille, and inverted L-shaped LED DRLs. Having said this, no changes have been made to the side profile or the rear design and the Hyundai Aura continues to be offered with the same 15-inch alloy wheels. The compact sedan will now also get a boot-lid spoiler as a standard part of the package except for the base trim.

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It also gets a new exterior colour option – Starry Night – which now replaces the Vintage Brown option from the outgoing version. Step inside, and you will notice that the dashboard layout remains the same as before. The new Aura facelift however gets a new seat upholstery design, new lighting for the footwell area and a revised instrument cluster.

Engine, Gearbox, and Performance

Just like before, the new Hyundai Aura facelift continues to be offered with the same 1.2L NA petrol engine. This engine churns out a peak power output of 82 hp while the maximum torque output stands at 114 Nm. This engine comes mated to a five-speed manual or an AMT gearbox. In addition to this, the new Hyundai Aura facelift is also offered with a 1.2L Bi-Fuel CNg powertrain that churns out a peak power and torque output of 69 hp and 95 Nm respectively. This engine however is only offered with a 5-speed manual gearbox. Needless to say, all these engines are RDE compliant and E20 fuel ready. Unlike before, the new Aura will not be offered with the 1.0L turbo petrol engine. This engine delivers a peak power and torque output of 100 hp and 172 Nm respectively.

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Variants And Features

The new Hyundai Aura is offered in five variant options – E, S, SX, SX(O) and SX+ AMT.  Mentioned below is a detailed explanation of variants and features that you should check out-

Hyundai Aura facelift E

  • Four airbags
  • ABS with EBD
  • Seatbelt pre-tensioners and load limiters
  • Emergency stop signal
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Speed alert system
  • Z-shaped LED tail lamps
  • Front and rear room lamps
  • Manual AC
  • Front power windows
  • Cooled glove box
  • Adjustable rear seat headrests

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Hyundai Aura facelift S

  • TPMS
  • Speed sensing auto door lock
  • Impact sensing auto door unlock
  • Central locking
  • Burglar alarm
  • Day and night IRVM
  • Rear defogger
  • Headlamp escort function
  • LED DRLs
  • Rear wing spoiler
  • R15 dual-tone steel wheels
  • Footwell lighting
  • Rear centre armrest with cup holders
  • 3.5-inch MID
  • 2-DIN music system
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • USB port connectivity
  • Steering wheel-mounted controls
  • Front and rear speakers
  • Keyless entry
  • Tilt steering wheel
  • Rear AC vents
  • Front and rear power windows
  • Auto down driver window
  • Electrically adjustable ORVMs
  • Height-adjustable driver seat
  • Type-C USB charger

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Hyundai Aura facelift SX

  • Electronic stability control (ESC)
  • Hill start assist control (HAC)
  • Rear parking camera
  • Projector headlamps (AMT only)
  • R15 diamond-cut alloy wheels
  • Chrome door handles
  • Shark fin antenna
  • Turn-indicator on ORVMs
  • Metal finish on inside door handles
  • Chrome-finished gear knob
  • Eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity
  • Voice recognition
  • Wireless phone charger (AMT only)
  • Smart key with push start/stop button
  • Cruise control (Petrol only)
  • Fully automatic climate control (AMT only)
  • Electric folding ORVMs
  • Passenger vanity mirror
  • Luggage lamp (Petrol only)

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Hyundai Aura facelift SX (O)

  • Curtain airbags (total of six airbags)
  • Projector headlamps
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel
  • Leather-wrapped gear knob
  • Wireless phone charger
  • Cruise control
  • Fully automatic climate control
  • Luggage lamp
  • Automatic headlamps

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The recently launched 2023 Hyundai Aura facelift takes on the rivals like the Tata Tigor, Honda Amaze and Maruti Suzuki Dzire in India. For a quick comparison, the Tata Tigor is priced from Rs 6.10 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) while the Honda Amaze on the other hand is priced from Rs Rs 6.89 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Maruti Suzuki Dzire however is priced from Rs 6.24 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).

Hyundai Aura Maruti Suzuki Dzire Honda Amaze Tata Tigor
Length 3995 mm 3995 mm 3995 mm 3993 mm
Width 1680 mm 1735 mm 1695 mm 1677 mm
Height 1520 mm 1515 mm 1498 – 1501 mm 1532 mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm 2450 mm 2470 mm 2450 mm
Engine 1.2L Petrol / Bi-Fuel CNG 1.2L Petrol / Bi-Fuel CNG 1.2L Petrol 1.2L Petrol / Bi-Fuel CNG
Power 83 PS 90 PS 90 PS 86 PS
Torque 114 Nm 113 Nm 110 Nm 113 Nm
Transmission 5MT, 5AMT 5MT, 5AMT 5MT, CVT 5MT, 5AMT

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Trim Petrol CNG
E Rs 6.29 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
S Rs 7.15 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) Rs 8.10 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
SX Rs 7.92 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) Rs 8.87 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
SX (O) Rs 8.58 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)
SX+ AMT Rs 8.73 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi)

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Nitin Kadian

Nitin Kadian

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An engineer by education and a motorhead by heart, he loves spending time behind the wheels. In the age of SUVs and crossovers, he still adores old-school low-slung sedans and drools over the Mustang '69.