The Hyundai Verna has been a renowned name in the world of sedans, consistently impressing automotive enthusiasts with its robust features and stylish design. The latest generation of the Hyundai Verna, recently launched, continues this legacy by not only offering a slew of segment-first features but also prioritizing safety. In a significant development, Hyundai has proudly announced that the latest Verna sedan has received an outstanding 5-star safety rating from Global-NCAP, reflecting its commitment to passenger safety.
The 5-Star Safety Rating:
Hyundai’s commitment to safety shines through as the latest generation Verna sedan achieved a 5-star safety rating for both Adult and Child Occupant Protection from Global-NCAP. This recognition underscores the sedan’s dedication to providing top-notch safety for all passengers.
Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS):
The Hyundai Verna goes a step further in ensuring safety with Level-2 Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) technology. This cutting-edge tech includes a range of advanced safety features such as:
- Forward Collision Warning
- Adaptive Cruise Control
- Lane Keep Assist
- High-Beam Assist
- Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
- Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
- Lead Vehicle Departure Alert
- Driver Attention Warning
- And much more.
These ADAS features work together to enhance driver awareness and prevent potential accidents, making every journey in the Verna safer and more secure.
A Wealth of Safety Features:
The new Hyundai Verna sedan boasts an impressive array of 65 safety features. Some noteworthy safety elements include:
- 6 airbags
- ABS (Anti-lock Braking System)
- EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution)
- ISOFIX mounting points
- Automatic headlamps
- Burglar alarm
- Impact-sensing auto door unlock
- Speed-sensing auto door lock
- Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)
These features ensure that passengers are cocooned in safety, with measures in place to mitigate the impact of unforeseen circumstances.
Powerful Engine Options:
Under the hood, the Hyundai Verna offers two engine choices to cater to a diverse range of driving preferences. The ‘1.5 Turbo’ engine is a turbocharged 1.5-liter powerhouse generating 157.8bhp and 253Nm of torque. This engine can be paired with either a responsive 6-speed manual transmission or a smooth 7-speed DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission) gearbox.
For those who prefer efficiency and reliability, the base powertrain is the familiar 1.5-liter naturally-aspirated petrol engine, producing 114bhp and 144Nm of torque. Transmission options include a 6-speed manual transmission or a convenient CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) gearbox.