Hyundai i30 Fastback

Hyundai i30 Fastback review

Space & practicality
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Space & practicality

How it copes with people and clutter

This is usually the area in which five-door 'coupé hatchbacks' traditionally suffer. And yet, the i30 Fastback is actually quite acceptable. Rear head room has been compromised somewhat, but there is still enough space for an average-sized adult, while the boot is actually larger than that in the i30 hatch at 450 litres (versus 395 litres in the standard model).

Like the hatch, the i30 Fastback has 60/40 split-folding rear seatbacks as standard, but that’s the extent of its repertoire; the rear seats don’t slide or, as with the Honda Civic, fold upwards to provide more space. There is a through-loading hatch on all models for long items such as skis, though.

 

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S
Entry-level S models come with 15in alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights, a DAB rad...View trim
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SE
SE trim adds 16in alloy wheels, front foglights, a 5.0in colour touchscreen, rear parki...View trim
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SE Nav
SE Nav adds an integrated sat-nav and takes the screen size to 8.0in, as well as bringi...View trim
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Go SE
This limited-edition trim is based on SE Nav, but adds bigger alloys, dual-zone climate...View trim
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SE Nav
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N Line
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Premium
Premium trim brings 17in alloy wheels, climate control, an electronic parking brake, el...View trim
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Premium
Premium trim brings 17in alloy wheels, climate control, an electronic parking brake, el...View trim
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N Line+
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Premium SE
Range-topping Premium SE trim rounds things off with a panoramic sunroof, real leather...View trim
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Premium SE
Range-topping Premium SE trim rounds things off with a panoramic sunroof, real leather...View trim
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N
Even the entry-level i30N hot hatch offers more toys than its rivals, including 18in al...View trim
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N Performance
Move up to the Performance model and, as well as the limited-slip differential, 19in wh...View trim
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N Performance
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