In the Paris we will see the first model of the sub-brand sport N Hyundai. At the moment but will be in the form of a prototype. The Hyundai RN30 Concept is the sport version of the newly launched Hyundai i30. This is a preview of a model production that will be released in 2017. The goal is to make yourself gap in the market for compact sporting, fighting against models like the SEAT Leon Cupra or Peugeot 308 GTI.
This RN30 Concept will have a multitude of modifications with respect to a i30 series. Although currently we only have the teaser top of this news. Highlights the body kit is more aggressive, with a few steps of a wheel to be more pronounced or a front splitter. In the behind features a rear spoiler in the roof or the lid of the tank similar to the competition. The windows in the rear could be made of polycarbonate to save weight.
Hyundai i30 2017
it Is expected that this prototype has a configuration of engine in front position and front-wheel drive as the future production vehicle. Departs therefore from other prototypes such as the Hyundai RM16 Concept, taking as a basis the Veloster and had the engine in central position. Although unfortunately still has not been made official gameplay. What is more likely is that they use a gasoline engine turbo four-cylinder and 2.0-liter.
The power is also an unknown, but will be above 250 CV. There are also rumors about a possible arrival with all-wheel drive. Albert Biermann, responsible of the division of sport, anticipates that the production model will arrive at an “affordable price” and you will be able to reach 250 km/h. We will get to know all the details of the Hyundai RN30 Concept at the Paris Salon, which will open its doors in a week.
Source – Hyundai