Auto Desk, New Delhi: Looks like Hyundai Venue facelift (Hyundai Venue Facelift) continues to have the same sales success as its predecessor. The compact SUV has garnered over 21,000 bookings since the bookings opened on June 3. Let us tell you that the Venue is one of the most popular models of Hyundai and in 2022, 22 percent of the company’s total sales have been named after this car.
Hyundai India (Hyundai India) launched the new Venue facelift on 18 June. The car was launched at ₹ 7.53 Lakh (Ex-showroom). Venue facelift six variants- E, S, S+, S(O), SX And SX (O) Available in. The subcompact SUV has received a major cosmetic update in the form of a mid-life update. Apart from this, some cosmetic changes have been given in the cabin of the car along with new technology.
The new Venue is available in six single tone colors and one dual tone colour. Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Denim Blue, Phantom Black and Polar White are all available only in single tone options, with Fiery Red available as a single tone as well as a dual tone option, which gets a black roof. The dual tone option costs ₹15,000 extra.
Inside, Hyundai has retained the same basic dashboard design, though the higher variants now feature a dual tone finish with the lower one finishing in one shade. The analog instrument cluster has also been replaced by a digital unit on the higher variants. The rear seat additionally now comes with a 2-step recline function. This is a feature that is seen in some SUVs from the above segment.
The SUV then comes with an updated version of Hyundai’s BlueLink connected car technology, over 60 connected car features and support for 12 languages - including 10 regional languages.
The system supports over-the-air updates as before. Also new for the facelifted SUV is Google and Alexa support allowing owners to access certain in-car functions using the Google or Alexa voice assistant from their phones or other Google or Alexa enabled devices. These include things like remote climate control, door lock and unlock, vehicle status check, find my car, tire pressure information, fuel level information, speed alert, time fencing and idle time alert.
The Venue facelift gets two petrol and one diesel engine options from the outgoing model. The range starts with an 82 bhp 1.2-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine that is available across all variants except the top line SX(O) variant. The higher variant gets the option of a more powerful 118 bhp 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine, which is not available in the E, S and SX trims.
The diesel engine is the familiar 99 bhp 1.5-litre unit, which is available in all but the E and S trims. Gearbox options include 5-speed manual (1.2 petrol), 6-speed manual (1.5 diesel), 6-speed IMT (1.0 turbo) and 7-speed dual-clutch automatic (1.0 turbo). The Venue also gets Drive Mode Select, and drivers can choose between 3 modes, Normal, Eco and Sport.
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first published:June 28, 2022, 12:47 p.m.