Leasing a Hyundai I40
Refined saloon impresses
Lots of technology and luxury
The Hyundai i40 is a spacious family car that's easy to live with and comfortable to drive over long journeys. It's also packed with equipment with some luxurious touches.
Engines and performance for the Hyundai i40
Engine choices for the Hyundai i40 include a 1.6 litre petrol engine and a 1.6 litre diesel unit. The engines offer the levels of performance drivers expect in this segment and are either mated to a manual or automatic transmission. The diesel engine should return around 66 mpg and the petrol engines offer the power and performance that drivers need.
Equipment and handling
The Hyundai i40 has been designed to impress and it does so in style. The spacious interior and high comfort levels make it a sound alternative to its better-known rivals and for those who need even more space, then the i40 Tourer is for you. Behind the wheel, the engines offer smooth performance around town but it really does stand out on long motorway journeys. Safety features for the i40 saloon include seven airbags while the Premium version offers nine. There is also an electric parking brake, smartphone connectivity, automatic dimming mirror and an engine start-stop button. The i40 comes with parking assistance to make parking easier and an impressive sound system. The satnav is easy-to-use and the instrument cluster is digital utilising a 4.2 inch LCD display. It's easy to find a comfortable driving position and the view of the road ahead is very good. Around town, the car is a nimble performer and the chassis and suspension deal well with winding country roads and there's little in the way of body roll when cornering. For those drivers who are looking for a reliable and well-made spacious family car, the Hyundai i40 has a lot to offer and while it's competing against better-known rivals, the standard list of equipment and comfort levels help to give it an edge and the warranty underpins its reliability.