Since gasoline and diesel these days are horrendously expensive, fuel efficiency are the buzzwords of the moment. That’s why bantam cars are the way to go.
With so many small compact cars nowadays, the competition is now in design and aesthetics. And here’s a small car that meant not to be ignored. Meet Hyundai’s newest sub-compact hatchback—the Hyundai EON.
The Hyundai EON is one of the newest 5-door hatchback of Hyundai in the sub-compact car category. It directly competes with Suzuki Alto, as the car is equipped with an 800cc engine—perfect for everyday drive around the metro. Mated to a 5-speed Manual Transmission, the EON’s engine delivers even better fuel-saving performance with smoother gearshift control.
The Hyundai EON has a European-inspired design that can easily catch motorist attention. Flowing character lines and aerodynamic profile adds sportier elegance to its trendy build. The rear likewise makes a fine impression with stylish half-moon shaped taillights and rear spoiler with High Mount Stop Lamp.
Inside, the interior space allows you to groove on to your desired driving mood. At the front, the driver seat cushion and side-bolsters feature multi-density foam for comfort and maximum support where it’s needed most. Turn on the engine and welcoming lights from the instrument panel come to life, engaging you to take the EON for a spin! For an even comfier driving feel, the steering wheel can be tilted to your desired position.
It maybe a small car, but the Hyundai EON offers generous space for your needs. There are plenty of cubbyholes and other compartments like dashboard storage, an open storage tray at the center fascia, cup holders, floor console, door map pockets, and seatback pocket (front passenger side) for handy items and other gadgets.
The Hyundai EON is equipped with integrated audio system such as CD, MP3, or go for traditional AM/FM radio. You may also plug in the music you like by hooking up your portable music player in the USB slot or Auxiliary input for a more customized listening pleasure.
The Hyundai EON has supplementary safety features like: driver side airbag, 3-point ELR seatbelts at the front seats and 3-point ELR seatbelts at the rear seats with 2-point static seatbelt at the center, child safety rear door lock, and covering shelf trim that keeps your valuables from view.
The Eon is available in Maharajah Red, Electrix Red, Pristine Blue, Clean Blue, Yellow, Mushroom, Sleek Silver, Coral White, Ember Gray and Black Diamond color.
The Hyundai EON has two variants available. The entry-level GL priced at P438,000 and the GLS at Php. 498,000.