MUMBAI – Hyundai India launches the Eon with an eye on challenging its small-car rivals in style, design and engineering as well as price and performance. The auto maker’s primary target is Maruti Suzuki’s highly successful Alto, of which 347,000 units were sold last year and 142,000 in the first half of this year. Alto dominates India’s small-car market, with 1.7 million units delivered over the past 11 years. The Eon is 5 ins. (12.5 cm) shorter than the Alto and is more expensive: The ...

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