The facelift iteration of the Hyundai Venue was recently launched in the market to take on the rivals like the Kia Sonet, Tata Nexon and Maruti Brezza
The Hyundai Venue is currently one of the best-selling compact SUVs in the market and is offered with multiple powertrain options, a strong exterior design language, and a feature-rich cabin. The Venue registered a sales growth of 134% in August 2022 after recording total sales figures of 11,240 units.
The new Hyundai Venue registered a strong growth of 134% (Y-O-Y Basis) in August 2022 after registering a total sales volume of 11,240 units as compared to 8,377 units in August 2021. The total sales figure however went down marginally when compared to the total sales figures in July 2022. For those wondering, 12,000 units of the Venue were sold in July 2022.
The new Hyundai Venue facelift recently made its debut in the Indian market and now boasts an updated front fascia, new features, updated alloy wheels, and more. The 2022 Hyundai Venue Facelift price starts from Rs 7.53 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) for the base E variant. Six variants o the Hyundai Venue are on sale in the country – E, S, S+, S(O), SX, SX(O).
Three powertrain options are on offer with the Hyundai Venue – a 1.2L petrol engine, a 1.0L turbo petrol engine, and a 1.5L turbo diesel engine. The 1.2L NA petrol churns out 83 hp while the turbocharged petrol engine on the other hand delivers 120 hp. The diesel engine however boasts a maximum power output of 100 hp. The buyers will get multiple manual and gearbox options depending on the variant and the engine they opt for.
The changes made to the Hyundai Venue facelift include a new front fascia that is now dominated by a new front grille, new LED projector headlamps, and bumper-mounted LED DRLs.
The SUV also gets new 16-inch alloy wheels while a number of major changes have been made to the rear profile. In addition to the revised rear bumper design, the Venue facelift also gets new LED taillights connected via a horizontally placed light bar.