Hyundai Motors has announced that it has sold one lakh units of the Grand i10. Launched in September 2013, the car has achieved the milestone within 10 months, making it the fastest ever to reach the milestone.
Rakesh Srivastava, senior vice president, marketing and sales, Hyundai said, "Grand (i10) has created a benchmark in quality, features and technology offering higher value proposition in such a short span of time- fastest in the industry. To meet the increase in demand we are continuously working to increase the production capacity."
The Grand i10 comes in four petrol and four diesel variants. The petrol variant is powered by the 1.2-litre Kappa 2 engine. The diesel engine is a 1.1-litre three-cylinder. Transmission duties are handled by a five-speed manual gearbox. Petrol gets an optional four-speed automatic.
The Grand i10 takes on the likes of Maruti Suzuki Swift and the Honda Brio.