Hyundai has always been in the limelight in the automotive industry and has given customers what they needed. Hyundai has made a substantial growth over a period of time. Recently, according to some reports it has been found out that Hyundai has taken the second position in terms of car sales as on February 2019. With so much competition it is hard to keep up the market share but Hyundai definitely knows the correct recipe to attract customers. Talking of attracting the customers Hyundai is soon to be launching the VENUE which is going to be a compact SUV which will compete against the likes of the Maruti-Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Ford Ecosport and Tata Nexon in India.
The Venue is totally going to be a game changer as it is based on its sibling, the Creta, which is one of the most successful car sold in India. Venue will not be as big as the Creta but will share many factors with it. It will be cheaper and can reach to more population if it sold with an attractive price. After the success of the creta, Hyundai has made a brand loyalty with many customers and which means the Venue will not need a lot of marketing as the Creta needed. Venue being the latest entry to compact SUV market, it will have all the latest technology and features which will make it more attractive.
On the outside, the Venue shares a lot of its presence with the Hyundai family staring with the front grille which is seen in almost all Hyundai SUV’s. The headlamps are divided into two parts, one for the LED DRL’s and the other for the headlights, the rectangular shape of headlight makes the stance of this vehicle a bit more bold. It’s got diamond cut alloys just giving that extra bit of touch to the whole side profile of the car. The SUV gets large wheel arches that not only makes the look wider but give it a rugged appearance as well. At the rear, it flaunts its box shaped LED taillights that look smart at the same time gives those SUV vibes.
The Venue also gets a host of segment first features including wireless charging, air purifier, HD Display screen, Arkamys Sound system and more. Along with other features like remote engine start/stop, remote climate control, voice recognition, vehicle relationship management among other tech. The Hyundai Venue also comes with electric sunroof, cruise control, rear AC vents, cornering lamps and a cooled glovebox. The SUV also gets an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility
Power on the Hyundai Venue comes from three engine options including the new 1.0-litre turbocharged petrol motor that is tuned to produce 118 bhp and 172 Nm of torque. The motor is paired with an all-new 7- speed dual-clutch transmission, along with a manual gearbox. There's also the 1.2-litre naturally aspirated petrol that produces 82 bhp and 114 Nm of torque, and is offered with a 5-speed manual. Lastly, there is the 1.4-litre diesel as well with 89 bhp and 220 Nm of peak torque, and is offered with a 6-speed manual gearbox. In terms of safety, the Hyundai Venue gets six airbags, speed sensing door lock, ABS with ESC, VSP, Hill Assist Control, BAS, ISOFIX seats and more, making the Venue one of the safest cars in its segment.
The Hyundai Venue will range anywhere between 8-12 LAKH rupees ex-showroom Delhi. The Venue has all it takes to to give you the adrenaline rush and has the correct mixture of what is called a perfect compact SUV. All those out there who are looking for a SUV which is easily manoeuvrable and affordable with great power and segment leading features than there is no two ways about it, the Hyundai Venue is the answer.