Hyundai Venue is currently one of the most popular sub-4 meter compact SUV in the country. It has been in the market for couple of years and people love it for its unique design and feature loaded cabin. Hyundai Venue competes with the likes of Kia Sonet, Maruti Brezza, Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300, Ford EcoSport and recently launched Nissan Magnite and Renault Kiger in the segment. Ever since its launch, we have seen several aftermarket accessories and modified version of Hyundai Venue on the internet. Here we have another Hyundai Venue that has been modified with a aftermarket 360 degree camera.
The video has been uploaded by Chirag Shah on their YouTube channel. The video takes us through all the modifications that are made to this compact SUV. Starting at he front, there is a front bumper guard installed as an aftermarket accessory. Other than the front bumper guard, It also gets a 60 watt LED headlight. Apart from the original LED DRL around the headlamp, an aftermarket LED unit has also been installed above the fog lamps. There are chrome garnishes around the headlamps, tail lamps, ORVMs and on door handles. The aftermarket LED DRL on this Hyundai Venue also functions as a turn indicator.
They have also installed an auto folding ORVMs on this Hyundai Venue. Apart from the chrome garnishes nothing much seen on the side profile of the car. As we move towards the rear, there is a rear bumper guard installed on the Venue. This gives it an SUVish or bulky looks from the front and rear. As we move inside the car, there are illuminated scuff plates installed on the Venue. The cabin has been completely redone.
It now gets a greyish interior with faux wooden panel inserts at several places. There are faux wooden panel inserts on dashboard, door panels AC vents and steering wheels. The seat covers have also been replaced with a dual tone seat cover. The stock or company fitted touchscreen infotainment screen has been replaced with an aftermarket unit. This has been done in order to show the feed from the 360 degree camera.
There are cameras installed on ORVMs and one each at the front and rear of the SUV. Not many modifications are made to the exterior of this SUV. The work done on this car looks quite neat and the 360 degree camera is a unique addition too. Hyundai Venue is offered with both petrol and diesel engine options. There are features like BlueLink connected car feature, electric sunroof, air purifier, mult-function steering wheel, wireless phone charging and so on.
There is a 1.2 litre naturally aspirated petrol engine which generates 83 Ps and 113 Nm of torque. This engine is available with a manual gearbox option. The diesel version of Hyundai Venue is powered by a 1.5 litre engine that generates 100 Ps and 240 Nm of peak torque. This engine is also not available with an automatic transmission. Hyundai offers a turbo variant which is powered by a 1.0 litre three cylinder petrol engine that generates 120 Ps and 172 Nm of peak torque. The engine is available with a manual, iMT and a DCT gearbox option.