BYD Dolphin vs Hyundai i30 Comparison

    BYD Dolphin

    Hyundai i30

    2024 BYD
    Dolphin
    vs
    2024 Hyundai
    i30
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    How they stack...

    CarExpert Score
    CarExpert has rated other vehicles in the small category, between scores of 7.4 and 8.6.
    0.0
    NA
    8.4
    0.0
    Based on the BYD Dolphin
    Based on the Hyundai i30 N LINE
    Best suitable for...
    City drivingCity driving
    FunFun
    Fuel Efficiency
    NA
    42L - 50L
    164 to 425 km
    Warranty
    6 year
    warranty
    5 year
    warranty
    MSRP
    $38,890 - $44,890
    $23,720 - $54,700
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    CarExpert's Take

    NA
    Matt Campbell
    Senior Contributor
    Matt Campbell drove this car and these were their findings:
    Hits
    • Lots of interior space
    • Great pricing and specs
    • Sharp looks for the money
    Misses
    • Terrible shut lines
    • Annoying speed sign tech
    • Some cheap plastics

    Standard Features

    Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
    Wireless phone charger
    Powered tailgate
    Rear air vents
    Adaptive cruise control
    Climate control
    Reversing sensors
    Reversing camera
    Autonomous emergency braking

    Colours Available

    Regular i30s:

    • Polar White
    • Fluidic Metal ($595 extra)
    • Amazon Grey ($595 extra)
    • Phantom Black ($595 extra)
    • Fiery Red ($595 extra)
    • Intense Blue ($595 extra)

    i30 N models:

    • Polar White (both)
    • Performance Blue (both)
    • Shadow Grey (hatch)
    • Engine Red (hatch)
    • Phantom Black ($595 extra, both)
    • Dark Knight ($595, hatch only)
    • Intense Blue $595, sedan only)
    • Fiery Red ($595, sedan only)
    • Fluid Metal ($595, sedan only)
    • Cyber Grey ($595, sedan only)

    Specs

    Type
    ELECTRICGASOLINE DIRECT INJ, TUR GASOLINE DIR INJ, MULTI POINT F/INJ
    Size (cc)
    -1580 - 1999
    Size (L)
    0.02.0L, 1.6L
    Induction
    NOT APPLICABLEINLINE 4, TURBO 4
    Camshaft
    NOT APPLICABLEVARIABLE DOUBLE OVERHEAD CAM, DUAL OVERHEAD CAM
    Valves/Ports per Cylinder
    -16
    Power
    70kW - 150kW104kW - 206kW
    Power RPM
    -5500 - 6200
    Torque
    180Nm - 310Nm180Nm - 392Nm
    Torque RPM
    -1450 - 4700
    Bore Stroke
    --
    Compression Ratio
    -9.5 - 13

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