Boasting of modern design and several new-age features, Hyundai Venue has finally launched in India. The new Venue is a versatile compact package and comes with efficient engine options; the 2019 Venue is expected to give a tough competition to its rivals. With a starting price of Rs 6.50 lakh (ex-showroom), the new compact SUV by Hyundai is cheaper than Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Ford EcoSport, and Mahindra XUV300.
The Venue is available with 3 years or unlimited-kilometre warranty and 3-year roadside assistance.
Today we compare Hyundai Venue vs Tata Nexon on basis of price, engine specs, dimensions, powertrain, features & other technicalities. Hyundai Venue price start from Rs. 6.50 Lakh to Rs. 11.10 Lakh and Tata Nexon price is Rs. 6.58 Lakh to Rs. 10.89 lakh ex-showroom. Hyundai Venue length 3995mm and height is 1605mm, Tata Nexon is almost similar with length 3994mm and height 1607mm. Both are available in petrol & diesel engine with manual & automatic transmission.
Hyundai Venue is available in E, S, SX, and SX (O) variants and 7 exterior colors including 3 new colors – Denim Blue, Lava Orange, and Deep Forest and 3 Dual Tone options. The SUV takes against the likes of Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Tata Nexon, Ford EcoSport and Mahindra XUV300. Let’s see where it stands when compared to the Tata Nexon in the segment in terms of pricing and specifications.
TATA NEXON vs HYUNDAI VENUE | DIMENSION COMPARISON
In terms of dimensions, the Tata Nexon is either on par with the Hyundai Venue or better. The Nexon is much wider than the Venue. The Nexon also has a class-leading 209mm of ground clearance. After all, ground clearance is why we buy an SUV in the first place.
Venue vs Nexon Powertrain:
Petrol Engine Comparison:
Hyundai Venue (Petrol)
Tata Nexon (Petrol)
1.2-litre Normal / 1.0-litre Turbo
83PS @ 6000rpm / 120PS @ 6000rpm
110PS @ 5000rpm
115Nm @ 4000rpm / 172Nm @ 1500 - 4000rpm
170Nm @ 1750 - 4000rpm
5-speed MT / 6-speed MT & 7-speed auto
6-speed MT & 6-speed auto
Diesel Engine Comparison:
Hyundai Venue (Diesel)
Tata Nexon (Diesel)
90PS @ 4000rpm
110PS @ 3750rpm
220Nm @ 1500 - 2750rpm
260Nm @ 1500 - 2750rpm
6-Speed MT & 6-Speed AMT
In terms of powertrain, the newly launched Hyundai Venue is available with a 1.2-litre normal petrol engine, a 1.0-litre turbo petrol engine and the 1.4-litre diesel engine. The normal petrol engine is available with a 5-speed manual transmission. The 1.0-litre turbo petrol is available with either a 6-speed manual transmission or a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic. The 1.4-litre turbo diesel is available with a 6-speed manual transmission.
The Venue doesn't offer the more powerful turbo petrol engine in lower E variant. Meanwhile, the SX and SX (O) don't get the tried and trusted 1.2-litre normal petrol engine.
The Tata Nexon, keeps the engine and transmission options simple with just 1 petrol (1.2-litre) and 1 diesel (1.5-litre engine to choose from. Both turbocharged and both available with a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed AMT automatic transmission.
Hyundai Venue vs Nexon Pricing:
Rs 6.5 Lakh - Rs 11.10 Lakh
Rs 6.58 Lakh - Rs 10.89 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, ex-showroom for the top variant, while the Tata Nexon comes priced between Rs 6.58 lakh and Rs 10.89 lakh, ex-showroom.