Three-door Hyundai i30 revealed for Paris Motor Show image

Hyundai has pulled the wraps off its latest creation, the three-door version of the i30, which will be officially presented to the public in a world premiere on the 27th of September during the 2012 Paris Motor Show.

According to the South Korean based automaker, the three-door 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”, with a revised grille, a new rear bumper, and 16-inch alloy wheels. The three-door version of the Hyundai i30 is also coming with a tailgate mounted spoiler and a sloping roof line for a sportier appearance.

“Ahead of its world debut at the 2012 Paris Motor Show, the New Generation i30 three-door has today been revealed. The third member of the New Generation i30 family, the three-door joins the five-door hatchback and the Tourer to extend the broad appeal of Hyundai’s ‘made for Europe’ C-segment range to an even wider audience”, as the automaker is saying in its official press release.

Four engines are available for the three-door Hyundai 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 HP (128 PS / 94 kW) and emit just 97g/km of O2. More details the Hyundai i30 3-door will be announced during the French automotive event.