Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past six months, you’ll know that the Hyundai i20 N has received praise from journalists and owners around the world and been lauded as one of the rare hot hatches that can actually rival the acclaimed Ford Fiesta ST.
Earlier this year, CarScoops’ own Chris Chilton put the i20 N to the test on the Anglesey Circuit and eager to get our hands on the hatch here in Australia, we also tested it out but did things a little differently. Rather than putting it through its paces on the track where we suspect only a minority of owners will venture, we instead embarked on a 1300-mile (~2,100 km), week-long road trip to see what the most compact of Hyundai N models can do.
Our journey took us from the world’s most isolated city, Perth, all the way to Esperance, a small town on the South Coast of Australia that’s widely regarded as having some of the finest beaches in the country. » Read More