Hyundai has started the official bookings for its upcoming SUV Venue facelift. A token amount of Rs 21,000 will have to be paid for booking the car. At the same time, its launch is going to happen on 16 June. However, bookings have already started at some dealerships. Many such features have been added to the new Venue, which will be seen for the first time in this model range. Apart from this, it is going to be offered in 5 variants.
A brand new grille will be seen at the front
The look of the Hyundai Venue facelift has been updated. In this, you get to see a brand new grille in the front. Along with this, better headlamp and turn indicator positioning, a wider central air intake in the front bumper, and new alloy wheels have also been added. If compared to the current model, the DRL in the upcoming model is seen with a three-slat unit as compared to its two-slat unit.
The car will come with full LED lighting and the lower variants are expected to get reflectors. The 2022 Hyundai Venue will be available in 7 color options Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Phantom Black, Denim Blue, Titan Gray, and Fairy Red.
No change in engine and power of the facelift
No changes have been made to the engine and power of the upcoming Hyundai Venue facelift. It will get options like 1.2 liters naturally aspirated petrol engine, 1.5-liter diesel engine, and 1.0-liter turbo petrol engine as before. Its 1.5-liter engine makes 82bhp power and 114Nm peak torque. On the other hand, the petrol motor is a 1.0-liter Kappa Turbo JDI unit that churns out 118bhp power and 172Nm torque. Talking about transmission, this SUV will get 5-speed manual transmission as well as a 6-speed automatic transmission option.
Alexa and Google voice assistant features will be available
There is a huge list of updated and new features in the new Venue. Over 60 BlueLink connected features will be offered in its cabin, some of which include embedded voice commands, Home to Car (H2C) with Alexa and Google Voice Assistant, climate control, door lock/unlock, vehicle status check, and Find My Car. There are features like Tire Pressure Information, Fuel Level Information.
Hyundai Venue facelift will compete with Vitara Brezza
According to reports, the updated Venue can be launched at a price of Rs 7 lakh (ex-showroom). In its segment, the 2022 Hyundai Venue will compete with the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza (Rs 7.84 lakh), Toyota Urban Cruiser (Rs 9.02 lakh), Kia Sonet (Rs 7.15 lakh), XUV 300 (8.41 lakh), and Creta (Rs 10.44 lakh). . All these prices are ex-showroom.