Hyundai Getz SE
THE recently launched Hyundai
Getz SE (special edition) is lim
ited to only 300 units.
Each car has a serialised plate number starting with 001 inside the car cabin.
The Getz SE, launched to commemorate the 20,000 Getz units sold since 2005 in Malaysia, has a sporty look.
Its fully integrated frontal treatment features a redesigned grille and bumper as well as wraparound headlamps with standard fog lamps.
Side mirrors have integrated LED (light-emitting diode) indicators while sporty 15-inch alloy rims emphasise the car's dynamic styling.
The Getz SE comes with Dunlop DO1 tyres with a double V -grove pattern that perform well in the wet.
Leather-clad steering wheel and seats are found in the cabin.
The centre dashboard has a brushed-aluminium look while a multi-information display provides data such as external temperature, average fuel consumption and remaining distance before the fuel tank is empty.
Seating flexibility comes in the form of 60/40 flat folding rear seats and a dual height driver seat.
With the rear seats folded, there is
an impressive 977 litres of luggage space.
The Getz SE is powered by a 1.4litre DOHC engine that delivers 96hp at 6,000rpm with 125.5Nm of torque at 3,200rpm.
It is available with four-speed automatic and five-speed manual transmissions.
In fuel consumption tests in Britain, the Getz SE sipped six litres per 100km (manual transmission) and 6.7
litres per 100km (automatic transmission) on the combined cycle.
Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors offers a five-year warranty or 300,000km extended warranty.
Also, all new Hyundai vehicles now come with a 12-month coverage plan under the Hyundai Assurance Programme (HAP).
This non-transferable programme helps buyers to gain peace of mind should they face personal financial difficulties within 12 months after buying a new Hyundai car.