Hyundai India launched India’s first fully Connected SUV – Hyundai Venue in the country recently. Designed to offer Solid Road Presence, Refreshing Driving Experience and Seamless Connectivity with Hyundai Blue Link, the newly launched Venue has been crafted step-by-step to meet the needs of Indian youth who seek future technology, Space, Comfort, Safety, and Ergonomics with new age style.
The new Hyundai Venue conveys a modern design and versatile compact package by offering adaptability to the urban entrepreneur lifestyle. The SUV is available in four variants and 7 exterior colors including 3 new colors – Denim Blue, Lava Orange, and Deep Forest and 3 Dual Tone options.
The 2019 Hyundai Venue takes against the likes of the Ford Ecosport, Mahindra XUV 300, Tata Nexon, Honda WR-V and Maruti Suzuki Brezza. Let’s see where it stands when compared to the Honda WR-V in the segment in terms of pricing and specifications.
Hyundai Venue vs Honda WR-V Dimension:
Ground Clearance (mm)
In terms of measurement, the Hyundai Venue offers 3995 mm of length, 1770 mm of width, 1605 mm of height, 2500 mm of wheelbase and 190 mm of ground clearance. On the other hand, the Honda WR-V gets 3999 mm of length, 1734 mm of width, 1601 mm of height, 2550 mm of wheelbase and 188 mm of ground clearance. This means that the Hyundai Venue is wider, taller and offers better ground clearance compared to the Honda WR-V, while the latter is longer and offers more wheelbase than the Venue.
Venue vs WR-V Engine Comparison:
Petrol Engine Comparison
Hyundai Venue (Petrol)
Honda WR-V (Petrol)
1.2 L / 1.0 L Turbo
82 bhp / 118 bhp
115 Nm / 172 Nm
5-Speed MT / 6-Speed MT & 7 DCT (AT)
Diesel Engine Comparison
Hyundai Venue (Diesel)
Honda WR-V (Diesel)
The Venue comes with efficient powertrain options. It is the first Hyundai product with in-house developed 7-Speed advanced Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) technology in addition to the 6 MT and 5 MT transmissions. The Venue comes powered with the debut of Kappa 1.0 Turbo GDi Petrol Engine along with well- proven 1.2 l Kappa Petrol and 1.4 l Diesel Engine.
Talking about the Honda WR-V, the SUV comes powered by 1.2-liter petrol and 1.5-liter diesel engine options. The power output of the petrol engine is 89 bhp while the diesel engine produces 99 bhp with 110 Nm and 200 Nm of torque output, respectively. It only offers a manual transmission option in 5 and 6 speed.
Price Comparison Venue vs WR-V:
Rs 6.5 Lakh - Rs 11.10 Lakh
Rs 7.84 Lakh - Rs 10.48 Lakh
*All prices, ex-showroom
In terms of pricing, the Hyundai Venue has a starting price of Rs 6.5 lakh that goes up to Rs 11.10 lakh for the top variant. On the other hand, the Honda WR-V gets a price tag between Rs 7.84 lakh and Rs 10.48 lakh. Stay tuned to V3cars.com for further updates.