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Hyundai i40 specifications


Wheel track - front/rear1,591 / 1,597 (Active) 1,579 / 1,585 (Premium)1,591 / 1,597 (Active) 1,579 / 1,585 (Premium)
Minimum Ground clearance140140
Exterior StylingActivePremium
Body coloured bumpers
Chrome door frame and belt line moulding
Chrome inserts in front radiator grille
Chrome inserts in exterior door handles
Rear spoiler (Tourer only)
LED side repeater integrated into side mirrors
LED type rear combination lamps with bulb turn signal and reverse light
LED front fog lamps
LED front positioning lamps
Wheels & TyresActivePremium
Full size matching spare wheel
16 x 7.0J alloy wheels with 205/60R16 tyres
17 x 7.5J alloy wheels with 215/50R17 tyres


Stone Gray

Phantom Black

Red Merlot

Creamy White

Sleek Silver

Blue Spirit

Titanium Silver


Head room - front / rear (mm)1,025 / 9651,025 / 990
Leg room - front / rear (mm)1,170 / 8501,170 / 850
Shoulder room - front / rear (mm)1,455 / 1,4201,455 / 1,420
Cargo area - VDA (L)505506 (rear seat up) Maximum 1,672 (rear seats folded)
Interior StylingActivePremium
Cloth seats
Metallic painted interior door handles
Alloy look interior door handles
Leather appointed* seats
Premium steering wheel and gear knob
Premium door centre trim
Alloy look inserts in air vents, audio, and ventilation controls
Piano black centre fascia panels
Metallic painted dashboard / door inserts
Brushed aluminium effect dashboard / door inserts
Storage SolutionsActivePremium
Retractable sunglasses compartment
Front seat back pockets
Cup holders in rear centre arm rest
Ticket holders on front sunvisors
60:40 split folding rear seats
Front and rear door map pockets with bottle bulges
Cup holders in front centre console with sliding cover
Deluxe centre floor console with storage compartment and front centre arm rest
Illuminated glove box compartment with opening damper
Luggage net
Storage compartment in rear centre arm rest
Cargo blind and safety net (Tourer only)
Luggage rail (Tourer only)
Roof rails (Tourer only)
Interior LightingActivePremium
4.2" TFT Colour LCD display in Supervision cluster
Interior light fade-out delay
Illuminated vanity mirrors
Front room lamp with integrated map lamps for front passengers
Cargo area lamp
LED map lamps for rear outboard passengers
Ambient lighting for front centre console
Door courtesy lamps (front)
Supervision cluster
Centre room lamp


Sound SystemActivePremium
AUX / USB audio input with digital iPodĀ® compatibility
Steering wheel mounted audio and phone controls
4.3" touch screen audio system with CD player, MP3 capability, 6 speakers & media ripping / storage capability
7.0" touch screen satellite navigation system with CD player, MP3 capability, external amplifier, 7 speakers & 3 years HERE MapCareTM
Occupant Comfort & ConvenienceActivePremium
Ambient temperature and digital clock display
Heated front seats
Rear seat centre fold-down armrest
Cruise control with steering wheel mounted controls
Electronic Park-Brake (EPB)
Rain sensing wipers
Tilt & telescopic steering column
Panoramic glass sunroof
Heated external mirrors
Front and rear power windows with one touch window up and down function on driver's window
1 x 12v power outlet in rear centre console
Height adjustable driver's seat
Electrically adjusted driver's seat (10 way including lumbar)
One touch window up and down function on all windows
Height adjustable front passenger's seat
One touch turn signal (3 flashes)
Rear washer & wiper (with intermittent operation - Tourer only)
Steering wheel mounted paddle shifters
Digital speedometer in trip computer
Solar glass with tinted rear privacy glass
Smart tailgate (hands-free opening - Tourer only)
Power tailgate (open and close - Tourer only)
4 roof grip handles and 3 coat hooks
1 x 12V power outlet in front centre console storage unit
1 x 12v power outlet in luggage area (Tourer only)


Active SafetyActivePremium
Traction Control System (TCS)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD)
Brake Assist System (BAS)
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
Day / night rear view mirror
LED daytime running lamps (DRL)
Automatic dusk sensing headlamps with escort and welcome function
Hill-start Assist Control (HAC)
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS)
Auto Hold function incorporated into Electronic Park Brake
Electro-chromatic mirror (ECM) - auto-dimming interior mirror
Rear view camera with display integrated into 4.3" monitor (Active) or 7.0" monitor (Premium)
Front & rear parking assist system (Active - 8 head / Premium - 10 head)
Warning chimes and lights (front seatbelts)
Speed limiter
Lane Keeping Assist System (LKAS)
Smart Parking Assist System (SPAS)
Passive SafetyActivePremium
Driver and front passenger SRS airbags
Driver and front passenger side (thorax) SRS airbags
Driver knee SRS airbag
Side curtain SRS airbags
Pretensioners, load limiters and height adjustable upper mounts (4 stage) on front seat belts
Seat belt reminder (front seatbelts)
3 child restraint anchors in rear
ISOFIX (rear outboard seats)
Height adjustable rear head restraints
Rear seat outboard side (thorax) SRS airbags
Height adjustable active front head restraints with tilt function
Central locking
Engine immobiliser
Hyundai Active Locking Operation (HALO)
Keyless entry with burglar alarm
Proximity Smart Key with Push Button Start
Speed / impact sensing auto door lock / unlock


TransmissionNu 2.0 GDi (Tourer)U-II 1.7 CRDi (Sedan & Tourer)
Automatic 6 speed automatic, electronically controlled with lock up torque converter
Dual clutch transmission7 speed dual clutch (dry clutch)
SuspensionNu 2.0 GDi (Tourer) / U-II 1.7 CRDi (Sedan & Tourer)
FrontMacPherson strut with Amplitude Selective Dampers (ASD)
RearMulti-link with Amplitude Selective Dampers (ASD)
BrakesNu 2.0 GDi (Tourer) / U-II 1.7 CRDi (Sedan & Tourer)
GeneralDual-diagonal, split circuit, power assisted with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist System (BAS)
Front300 mm x 28 mm ventilated disc (Active) / 320 mm x 28 mm ventilated disc (Premium)
Rear284 mm x 10 mm solid disc (Active) / 300 mm x 10 mm solid disc (Premium)
WeightsNu 2.0 GDi (Tourer)Nu 2.0 GDi (Tourer) / U-II 1.7 CRDi (Sedan & Tourer)
Kerb - lightest / heaviest1,483 / 1,630 kg1,524 / 1,661 kg (Sedan) | 1,539 / 1,692 kg (Tourer)
GVM2,080 kg2,100 kg (Sedan) / 2,150 kg (Tourer)
SteeringNu 2.0 GDi (Tourer) / U-II 1.7 CRDi (Sedan & Tourer)
TypeMDPS (Motor Driven Power Steering), rack & pinion
ColumnTilt & telescopic
Number of steering wheel turns lock to lock2.78
Minimum turning circle diameter between kerbs / walls 10.94 m
Gear RatioNu 2.0 GDi (Tourer)U-II 1.7 CRDi (Sedan & Tourer)
Final3.4371st, 2nd, 4th & 5th gear: 4.857 3rd, 6th, 7th & Reverse gear: 3.158
EngineNu 2.0 GDi (Tourer)U-II 1.7 CRDi (Sedan & Tourer)
ConfigurationTransverse front engine, front wheel driveTransverse front engine, front wheel drive
Valve system16 valves, dual overhead cam (DOHC) with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)16 valves, dual overhead cam (DOHC)
Maximum power kW@rpm121 kW @ 6,200 RPM104 kW @ 4,000 RPM
Maximum torque Nm@rpm203 Nm @ 4,700 RPM340 Nm @ 1,750-2,500 RPM
Bore x Stroke (mm)81.0 mm x 97.0 mm77.2 mm x 90.0 mm
Compression ratio11.5 : 115.7 : 1
Number of Cylinders4 in-line4 in-line
Fuel system / Fuel requiredGDi (Gasoline Direct Injection), PetrolCRDi (Common Rail Direct Injection), Diesel
Intake System2-step variable induction systemVariable geometry turbocharger (VGT)
Cylinder capacity2.0 litres (1,999 cc)1.7 litres (1,685 cc)
  1. Specifications