Just In: Hyundai Venue launched in India

The much-awaited Hyundai Venue has been finally launched.  The  launched price  is between INR 6.50 lakh to INR 11.10 Lakh (ex-showroom India) and will be available in 5 variants. The venue will compete with Maruti Vitara Brezza, Mahindra XUV 300, Tata Nexon and Ford EcoSport. Check out the features of the car below:

Exterior:

Hyundai-Venue-Front
Hyundai-Venue-Front

Looking at the design and dimensions, the Venue measures 3995mm in length is 1770mm wide and 1605mm tall. On the exterior part, the Venue comes with Hyundai’s signature cascading chrome front grille and like many other modern SUVs headlamps on the front bumper and DRLs on top. From the rear, the Venue looks sophisticated and even a tad European.

Engine:

Talking about the engine, Hyundai offers three engine choices: two petrol and one diesel. 1.2-liter petrol (83PS/115Nm) and 1.4-liter diesel (90PS/174Nm) engines which are also present in the Elite i20. They might also have a 5-speed MT and a 6-speed MT respectively. Another petrol engine is a completely new offering for the Indian market. It might come with a 6-speed MT or 7-speed dual-clutch transmission.

Interior:

The Venue is the first connected car in India, which means it has its own internet connection and can communicate with other compatible devices. It comes equipped with an eSIM that allows owners to remotely start the car, operate the sunroof, track its location and enable geo-fencing. Other features that the car offers include an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, automatic climate control, wireless charging, and electric sunroof.

The Venue is available in 5 variants. Here’s a list of the variant-wise powertrain options on offer:

Variant    Powertrain options

E              1.2 MT & 1.4 MT

S              1.2 MT, 1.0 MT, 1.0 DCT and 1.4 MT

SX            1.0 MT, 1.4 MT

SX (O)    1.0 MT, 1.4 MT

SX+         1.0 DCT

Safety:

On the safety front, the Venue gets a maximum of six airbags. Active safety features present on board are ABS with EBD, ESC (electronic stability control), VSM (vehicle stability management) and Hill Assist control.

Detailed price list:

Hyundai Venue Variants    Introductory Prices (ex-showroom India)

E 1.2 Petrol MT    Rs 6.50 lakh

E 1.4 Diesel MT    Rs 7.75 lakh

S 1.2 Petrol MT    Rs 7.20 lakh

S 1.0 Petrol MT    Rs 8.21 lakh

S 1.0 Petrol DCT    Rs 9.35 lakh

S 1.4 Diesel MT    Rs 8.45 lakh

SX 1.0 Petrol MT    Rs 9.54 lakh

SX 1.4 Diesel MT    Rs 9.78 lakh

SX(O) 1.0 Petrol MT    Rs 10.60 lakh

SX(O) 1.4 Diesel MT    Rs 10.80 lakh

SX+ 1.0 Petrol DCT    Rs 11.10 lakh