08 May 2023 by Gagan Modi
Considering Hyundai Exter and Confused whether should opt for Venue or Exter. Here are Top 5 Differences Explained
Hyundai India Set to launch Micro SUV - Hyundai Exter and this car will feature in same 1.2 Litre MPI Petrol Engine as what feature in Venue in Naturally Aspirated Petrol Engine Choice with similar 83 PS Power and 114 NM Torque.
Although Hyundai Venue is a More Powerful Car and Popular Choice of Venue is in 1 Litre Turbo Charged Petrol Engine with 120 PS Power and 172 NM Torque in IMT and DCT Automatic, but a section of Venue buyers also related to 1.2 Litre Naturally aspirated Petrol Engine - similar one which is to be used in Exter
So - as a buyer if you are confused on whether Venue 1.2 Petrol or Upcoming Exter is best for need then here are Top 5 Differences Explained
Chassis Platform: Hyundai Exter will be based on similar K1 Platform as what used in Hyundai Grand i10 Nios, Aura while Venue Features in all new K2 Platform (Source: Wikipedia) where structural rigidness is superior and somehow the overall dynamics of car in terms of handling would certainly be a notch better
Specifications: While Hyundai Exter would be a smaller car in length at 3.85 Meter as against 3.99 Meter Venue, here are Specs Difference
|Specifications||Hyundai Exter||Hyundai Venue|
|Length||3850 mm||3995 mm|
|Width||1700 mm||1770 mm|
|Height||1580 mm||1605 mm|
|Wheelbase||2450 mm||2500 mm|
|Boot Space||298 Litre||350 Litre|
|Wheels||R15 185/60||R15 195/65|
|Ground Clearance||185 mm||190 mm|
So Venue actually will feel like Bigger Car in Looks - in terms of Length, Width, Height. However due to K1 Platform as used - we anticipate Space Management in Cabin to be almost similar to Hyundai Venue.
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Handling: As K1 Platform Cars as seen in Nios, Aura are based on Soft Suspension and even if Hyundai managed to stiff it same to extent to prevent body roll - but Hyundai Venue Steering Feedback actually feels better than Creta and somehow Venue Handling dynamics in terms of Steering feedback, Cornering, Body Roll, Stability would likely be an edge over Exter.
Do note that Chassis Platform as used can make a differentiation in Build, Handling and High Speed Stability. With more Wider Tyres and Superior Platform - Venue will have definite edge over Exter.
Looks, Styling: Hyundai going to Price Exter more Competitively, somehow Venue will retain the premium Positioning with better Quality Aesthetics in Exteriors, Interiors.
Transmission: While Hyundai Venue 1.2 is only available in Manual (except Turbo which is in IMT and DCT), Hyundai Exter 1.2 Petrol Engine would be available in choice of Manual and AMT Gearbox. Expect Below Prices of Hyundai Exter as against Venue 1.2
|Price||Hyundai Exter ^||Hyundai Venue|
|Ex (Exter) / E (Venue)||6.49 Lakh||7.71 Lakh|
|S||7.59 Lakh (MT) / 8.19 Lakh (AMT)||8.93 Lakh|
|Sx||8.79 Lakh (MT) / 9.39 Lakh (AMT)||10.89 Lakh|
|Sx Option||9.49 Lakh (MT) / 9.99 Lakh (AMT)||xx|
^ - Expected Exshowroom Prices of Hyundai Exter 1.2 compared against Venue 1.2