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Hyundai Venue crosses one lakh sales-mark

by Harshini Haridass

Hyundai Motor India Limited launched their compact and long awaited ‘Hyundai Venue’ in the market in May 2019. Venue offers space, comfort, safety with new age style. Venue is the India’s first fully connected SUV and most awarded Car of the Year 2019-2020.

Hyundai Venue

Hyundai Venue sales

The company had sold over 1 lakh units of Venue since it was first launched. Though the automotive industry as a whole was facing challenges, Venue managed to sell in good numbers. The total sales of the vehicle comes to over 97,000 units in the country while there are 7,400 customers overseas. Venue is the highest-selling sub four-meter SUV in India between January and May of this year.

HMIL MD and CEO SS Kim said that Hyundai has been at the helm of innovation in the automotive industry, introducing revolutionary products and technologies that have established new benchmarks. With Venue, we have pioneered gully connected technology for customers.

Honored with ‘Indian Car Of The Year 2020’ award, the Venue has managed to become the favourite among Indian buyers largely due to its SUV stance and feature-packed cabin. The multiple engine options, including a 1.0 Turbo attracted car fanatics. 44% of all Venue sales come from the Kappa 1.0 l T-GDi Petrol engine while over 30% have come from 1.5 l U2 CRDi Diesel BS6 engine between March and June of 2020. The BS 6-compatible diesel engine was introduced in March.

Hyundai Venue’s Records:

Within 1 year of launch, sale of 1,00,000 plus vehicles Highest selling sub-4-metre Compact SUV in CY 2020 in India (Jan-May). Nearly 44% of Venue sales are from Kappa 1.0 l T-GDi Petrol engine, making it the most popular engine option Over 15,000 units sold of the Kappa 1.0 l T-GDi engine mated with 7-Speed DCT transmission 30% plus contribution from the 1.5 l U2 CRDi Diesel BS6 engine (Mar-Jun 2020) Over 30,000 customers have chose for VENUE variants with BlueLink connected technology.

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