Paris Motor Show LIVE: 2013 Hyundai i30 three-door image

The South Korean based automaker Hyundai has pulled the wraps off the 2013 i30 three-door during the 2012 Paris Motor Show.

The Hyundai i30 in its three-door version has been previewed by the car manufacturer earlier this month when its debut at the French automotive event has been announced but now the model is being placed into the spotlights once again with the company unveiling it for the first time during a public event. According to the South Korean based automaker, the three-door hatchback version of the Hyundai i30 will complement the wagon and the five-door hatchback and the model is adopting a similar design as its brothers.

The 2013 Hyundai i30 three-door is coming with a revised grille, a new rear bumper, a tailgate mounted spoiler, a sloping roof line for a sportier appearance and 16-inch alloy wheels. As for the engines four of them will be available on the three-door i30, but additional details haven’t been released on them, except for the 1.6 liter diesel which will produce a total output of 126 horsepower (128 PS / 94 kW) and emit just 97 g/km of CO2. Additional details on the model will be announced soon.