Hyundai Has Prepared a Powerful Rival to the New Skoda Octavia RS

The manufacturer has shared the first photos of the Hyundai Elantra N Line.

Some of its characteristics are already known.

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According to the published official photos, the Hyundai Elantra N Line can be presented in the coming months. The N Line version differs from the standard model in design with a more aggressive radiator grille, different bumpers, glossy black side skirts, dual exhaust pipes, a diffuser and a rear spoiler.

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The look is complemented by 18-inch alloy wheels and branded red ‘N line’-accents on the body and in the cabin. Thanks to these changes, the new Elantra looks very aggressive.

According to preliminary information, the rival to the new Skoda Octavia RS will receive a 1.6-liter four-cylinder turbocharged engine with a power output of 201 hp and 264 Nm. It comes with a six-speed manual or seven-speed automatic transmission and an FWD system. It is also expected that the Elantra N Line will have a reconfigured suspension for better driveability.

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As for the Octavia RS iV, the first electrified RS model has received a hybrid powertrain, which includes a 1.4-liter turbocharged petrol engine, an electric motor and a six-speed automatic transmission. A total output of the units is 245 hp and 400 Nm. A 0-100 km/h time is 7.3 seconds. A top speed is 225 km/h.

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