Indians love their SUVs and that is pretty much evident in the sales of compact SUVs. The compact SUV segment is one the hottest selling segment in the country and one of the latest entrant into this segment was Hyundai with their Venue compact SUV. Venue became quite popular in the segment within short span of time. It is now the best selling Compact SUV in the country after Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. Hyundai has now uploaded a new promo video for the Hyundai Venue that is being sold in the international market.
The promo video shows 2020 Hyundai Venue and shows the various features that it offers. The video first shows the exteriors of the car it shows the bold grille, headlamp, LED DRL, indicators and the tail light design of the car and then it moves to the inside.
The promo is meant for international markets and the car used in the video is also a model with left hand drive. The interiors get more colour option than what we get here in India. Not just the interiors Hyundai Venue is available in number of colour options that we don’t here in India. The video then shows features like touchscreen infotainment system, dashboard, auto AC switches and so on. It even showcases how much capacity the boot of the Venue has.
International versions of the Hyundai Venue has additional features like blind spot detection, Auto Emergency braking, 6 airbags, lane departure warning system and so on. India spec Hyundai Venue gets dual airbags, ABS and EBD, rear parking sensors, seat belt reminder (both driver & co-driver), high speed alert, ISOFIX points. Some of these features could be introduced on the India-spec model through a mid life facelift.
The Hyundai Venue sold in India is available with three engine options: a 1.0 liter, 3 cylinder, turbocharged petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 118 Bhp and peak power of 172 Nm of peak torque, a 1.2 liter naturally aspirated petrol and a 1.4 liter turbo diesel engine. The naturally aspirated petrol makes 82 Bhp-114 Nm, and is paired to a 5 speed manual gearbox. The diesel makes 89 Bhp-220 Nm, and is paired to a 6 speed manual gearbox. The 1.0 liter engine gets the option of both manual and DCT gearboxes. It competes with cars like Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300 and Ford EcoSport along with Maruti Brezza in the segment. It’s priced quite affordably, and this has made it one of India’s best selling SUVs.