2018-2019 Hyundai Company in anticipation of updated the sedan and wagon i40. Exterior changes are reduced to the appearance of different grille, modified bumpers and lighting in general facelift in the style of Genesis sedan second generation. Also, the car boasts advanced equipment list, a pair of fuel-efficient engines and new alloy wheels wheels dimension 16/17/18 inches.
European buyers can purchase 2018-2019 Hyundai i40 with diesel engines with the same working volume of 1.7 liters. The first power unit develops 115 horsepower with a torque of 280 Nm, the second output is 141 horsepower and torque of 340 Nm. Both engines are paired with 6-speed manual gearbox, although more productive engine as an option declared 7-speed robotized transmission with manual shift mode.
The car has a system of ATCC (Advanced Traction Cornering Control), simulating the work of a limited slip differential when cornering. ATCC improves vehicle handling and traction. New i40 wagon was in the back of electronically controlled rear shock (ECS) with variable stiffness. Earlier, a similar suspension appeared on Genesis – the flagship of the Korean manufacturer.
The list of other equipment as a sedan and station wagon 2018-2019 Hyundai i40 model year, there are LED fog lights, traffic sign recognition system and tracking of markup, 7 airbags, head optics Smart High Beam switching from long-dazzle, the new multimedia system navigation and 7-inch touch screen.
Another interesting and useful option – automatic opening of the boot lid. To do this, the owner need only go to the trunk with the key in his pocket. Very handy if holding shopping bags. By the way, the volume of the cargo compartment at i40 is 525 (sedan) and 555 (wagon) liters.