Introducing the New Hyundai i30 N, the first in a new line of high-performance road cars to launch under the Hyundai N sub-brand. The Hyundai i30 N is engineered for fun driving and is born to be on the track.
The Hyundai i30 N Range comes with a powerful 2.0 litre T-GDi turbocharged engine delivering 250PS. The optional performance pack boosts output to 275PD. The i30 N was developed at the Naming R&D Centre in Korea and honed on the Nurburgring.
The Hyundai i30 N's powerful T-GDi engine generates 353 Nm torque from 1,500 - 4,700 rpm, increasing to a maximum of 378 Nm when in overboots. The i30 N is combined with advanced racing inspired features including a launch control system that manages engine torque off the line.
A quick shifting 6-speed manual transmission with shift timing indicator and achieve perfect downshifts every time with the rev matching technology.
These features will ensure the power of i30 N is used to their full potential between the car and the driver. The connection is enhanced by the variable exhaust valve system that alters the amount of exhaust noise depending on the selected driver mode.
It wasn't just the Performance Blue paintwork unique to Hyundai that inspired Hyundai Motorsport's world rally cars. The i30 N's range aggressive bumpers, air intakes and rear spoiler now apply enhanced racing dynamics with natural airflow to reduce turbulence and lift. This now will provide you with better balance at speed.
Small details make a massive difference with high performance driving. Under the skin, larger, uprated brakes are now complimented by lowered and electronically controlled suspension (ECS). Improved traction and handling on the performance pack editions with the electronic limited slip differential (ELSD).
The i30 N is designed around the driver with exclusive sport seats. High performance driving data is now displayed on an 9-inch touchscreen in addition to satellite navigation and entertainment features; Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
"Drivers will experience the thrills and emotions of our proven motorsport prowess for themselves. The Hyundai i30 N will deliver the pleasure of driving with performance-oriented cars. They're just the start of what we know, and it will be a fast and exhilarating journey".
Albert Biermann, Head of Hyundai Motor's Performance Development & High-Performance Vehicle Division