10. Overtaking moves aren't much stress though, but you will have to drop down a cog on the gearbox to keep the engine in the meat of the powerband.
11. The 1.4-litre diesel engine comes mated to a six-speed transmission, so cruising along highways is now a lot less stressful.
12. The new i20 starts at Rs 4.96 lakh for the base petrol model, going up to Rs 8.04 lakh for the top-end auto variant, while the diesel models start at Rs 6.25 lakh going up to Rs 7.8 lakh. All prices ex-showroom, Mumbai.