Fusion keep rolling out in the mid- size car space, with renowned segment pioneer Hyundai Motor readying a hostile to hold its initiative position after Japanese rival Honda Motor started its fourth-era greater, characteristic stuffed and forcefully evaluated City vehicle. Expecting reestablished rivalry, Hyundai Motor India quietly presented another top-end variant of the Verna, called SX (O), individuals with information of the matter said. The SX (O) accompanies characteristics, for example, projector headlamp, 16-inch precious stone cut combination wheels, lit up force window switches and security escort headlamps.
Hyundai plans to accumulate yet an alternate new diesel variant of the Verna, CX, in the following not many days with a 1.4-litre diesel engine. Moreover, Hyundai Motor India's spokesperson said: "At Hyundai, we continuously improve the price-value equations by refreshing all our existing models to offer modern premium image."
Verna has sold more than 2.37-lakh units since its presentation in 2006. The auto took the authority position in the medium size vehicle portion post the launch of the Fluidic Verna in 2011.
Meanwhile, Hironori Kanayama, president and chief executive of Honda Cars India said: "I think we should aim at double-digit growth in 2014. We have to achieve segment leadership with the new City and our growth should not slow down."
Hereby, the new CX is liable to be positioned between the EX and SX variants. The new diesel Verna will gloat of characteristics like electro-chromatic mirror, back stopping Polaroid with stopping sensors, 2 DIN sound with bluetooth and controlling controls, completely programmed temperature control, electrically movable and foldable outside mirror with turn pointers, electronically monitored slowing mechanism and driver-side airbag.