BIG on Connectivity; BIG on Performance; BIG on Personality; 33 new connected features; 10 India specific features demonstrating strong understanding and commitment to India
Hyundai Motor India launched India’s first fully Connected SUV – Hyundai VENUE. The Hyundai Venue has been designed to offer Solid Road Presence, Refreshing Driving Experience and Seamless Connectivity with Hyundai Blue Link.
Speaking at the launch of Hyundai VENUE, Mr. S S Kim, MD & CEO,Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, “We are extremely delighted with the Launch of Hyundai Venue in India. VENUE will be India’s First fully Connected SUV equipped with our global Blue Link Connected Technology. The launch of Venue will strengthen our commitment to the Indian Market and fulfill our promise of creating a happy life for our customers.”
Hyundai VENUE is defined by 3 key Values: Solid Presence, Refreshing Driving Experience and Seamless Connectivity.
1. The Solid Presence
VENUE conveys a Modern Design and Versatile compact package. For those constantly on-the-go, Venue offers adaptability to the urban entrepreneur lifestyle many consumers experience in today’s fast-paced environment.
The design of the new ‘Venue’ exhibits confident body forms, delivering a new interpretation of Hyundai’s signature design language. The front of the vehicle showcases Dark Chrome Front Grille which includes the new Hyundai signature face while the side profile reflects a solid and full volume wheel arch and strong character line. The sophisticated rear design with unique emblem gives it a premium and luxury appeal.
The cube-shaped Projector headlamps provide a distinct look to the front design while the LED DRL surrounding the projector headlamps adds to the unique looks.
The Hyundai VENUE will be available in 4 major trims with multiple powertrain options in 7 exciting exterior colours including 3 new colours – Denim Blue, Lava Orange and Deep Forest and 3 Dual Tone options.
2. Refreshing Driving Experience
The VENUE comes with Efficient Powertrain options with unmatched performance with several firsts to its credit. It is the first Hyundai product with in-house developed 7-Speed advanced Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) technology (Best-in-Segment) in addition to the proven 6 MT and 5 MT transmissions. The VENUE will be powered with debut of Kappa 1.0 Turbo GDi Petrol Engine along with 1.2 l Kappa Petrol and 1.4 l Diesel Engine.
3. Technology – Seamless Connectivity
Hyundai VENUE is India’s first Connected SUV with the most advanced Connectivity solution- ‘Hyundai Blue Link’ which has an in-built and tamper-proof device powered by Vodafone-Idea eSIM and a Cloud-based Voice Recognition platform from Global AI (Artificial Intelligence) Company – Sound Hound. The Hyundai Blue Link is Hyundai’s global technology which is introduced in the Indian market with 33 features out of which 10 are India specific features for most practical and holistic connectivity with Safety, Security, Geographic Information Services, Vehicle Management Relationship Management, Artificial Intelligence, Alert Services and Location-Based Services. The Blue Link services will be complimentary for first 3 years and post which customers can further renew the services. For all Hyundai VENUE Customers as a special service – Blue Care home visit will be scheduled on the 15th Day of the purchase of the vehicle.