Hyundai seen being tested is one variant of the hatchback in the United States. Cars entering the closed camouflage is very similar to the design of Hyundai I30 2013 five-door hatchback that was recently launched in Frankfurt in September.
But, in the U.S. variant of I30 was renamed Elantra hatchback, which will be coupled with Hyundai Elantra compact sedan and Touring versions will likely replace.
Hyundai took this step after seeing market response to the United States today are more comfortable buying and using a small car. Variant type of city car and hatchback become hits in the U.S. automotive market.
In Europe Hyundai I30 hatchback models released with two gasoline engines 100 hp 1.4L and 140 hp 1.6 GDI, plus two diesel engines. But in the U.S., seems to only be offered on the variant 1.6-liter GDI and 1.8-liter four-pot as the base engine Elantra hatchback ..
Meanwhile I30 three-door hatchback will be launched in 2012. Predicted variants of the South Korean manufacturer this will be cars that consumers demand, which comes with 1.6-liter turbo engine that produces 204 horsepower. Certain that the rumors, will also attend the Elantra with a hybrid engine.