BS-6 Hyundai Venue launches in India
Even with the CoronaVirus break out Hyundai has manage to launch the BS-6 Hyundai Venue diesel at the starting price of INRs 8.10 lakh – INRs 11.40 lakh. It has been offered with 5 variants – E, S, SX, SX Dual Tone, SX(O)
The new 2020 BS-6 Venue diesel comes with a new BS-6 1.5 litre diesel engine replacing 1.4 litre CRDi unit producing 100 PS of Power and 240 NM of torque. The new BS-6 engine comparatively powerful that the previous model i.e powerful by 10PS and 20Nm. It’s offered with a 6-speed manual transmission besides that there’s no automatic transmission on offer with the diesel engine, which puts it at a slight disadvantage.
The company will use the 1.5-litre BS6 unit in a couple of other vehicles as well, such as the new Hyundai i20 and Kia Sonet. Some of key safety features of the Venue include 6 Airbags− Speed Sensing Auto Door lock, ESC/ESP & VSM (Vehicle Stability Mgt.), HAC (Hill Assist Control), BAS (Brake Assist System) and ISOFIX.
Further details on Venue is still to be revealed. The new Venue will be competing with the Tata Nexon, Ford EcoSport, Mahindra XUV300 and the Honda WR-V.