The Hyundai Venue compact SUV advance bookings to commence from May 2, 2019
The much-awaited Hyundai Venue compact SUV will officially go on sale in India on May 21, 2019. Official bookings for the small SUV will commence on May 2, 2019. This new compact SUV will directly rival the likes of Tata Nexon, Ford EcoSport, Maruti Vitara Brezza and the Mahindra XUV300. Hyundai has already revealed the Venue compact SUV, but the model showcased was the top-end variant. Now, the entry-level variant of the Venue compact SUV has been caught testing on the Indian roads.
The spotted variant of the Hyundai Venue misses out on premium features like projector headlamps, DRLs, chrome treatment on the grille and fog lamps. Adding to it, the turn indicators are mounted on the fenders instead of the ones integrated into the ORVMs. The SUV rides on steel wheels with plastic covers. This variant is also expected to miss out on sunroof and touchscreen infotainment system.
The Hyundai Venue will be offered in 3 engine options – an all-new 1.0-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged petrol, a 1.2-litre naturally aspirated petrol and a 1.4-litre U2 CRDi diesel. The turbo petrol engine is capable of producing 118bhp and 172Nm, the naturally aspirated unit offers 83bhp and 113Nm. The oil burner is good for 89bhp of power and 220Nm of torque. Transmission options include a 5-speed manual (1.2L petrol), a 6-speed manual (1.4L diesel and 1.0L petrol) and a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic (1.0L petrol only). Also See – Hyundai Venue Vs Creta – What’s the difference
The Hyundai Venue top-spec variant is equipped with loads of comfort and convenience features. It has an electric sunroof, wireless charger, an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPLay, cruise control, climate control, keyless go, multi-functional steering wheel, etc. It also comes equipped with segment-first e-SIM-based Blue Link advanced connectivity solution that offers 33 features out of which 10 are India specific.
Hyundai Venue base model spied