The upcoming 2021 Hyundai Venue is a crossover that will arrive later this year. This practical model is one of the smallest ones in Hyundai`s line of SUVs. Unfortunately, from the numerous updates, the new second-generation model will be only a carryover model. So, don’t expect significant updates.
First thing first, the Korean SUV will be looking more attractive and it will keep the same shape as the previous one. Besides that, this model will feature numerous optional equipment. Under the hood, the Venue will continue to use the same 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine. However, some mechanical changes will happen and now this model offers an output of 130 horses.
2021 Hyundai Venue Offers Modern Exterior Design
The latest 2021 Hyundai Venue offers a funky and modern design. Furthermore, some refreshments are happening and this SUV looks more attractive than before. However, the shape and dimensions of this model remain to be the same as before. Overall, the only difference that separates this model from the previous one is its bolder nose with thinner LED headlights. On the back, we can see the same squared LED taillights as the same bumper.
Pallete of colors is extended and the new Hyundai Venue is available in White, Black, Silver, Gray, Scarlet Red, Intense Blue, Green Apple, and Denim. We must mention, that Denim is the most expensive one and it features a two-tone blue-and-white paint theme.
Cabin Looks Sporty
Inside, the upcoming 2021 Hyundai Venue will keep the same Hyundai`s design language that is also present on many nowadays SUVs. The cabin will continue to be modern and unique. Most of the cues inside will be the same as on the bigger Hyundai Kona. The new five-door crossover offers 2-row of seating and plenty of headroom and legroom for all occupants. The second bench of Venue provides 34 inches of legroom behind.
Like the many nowadays Hyundai cars, the new Venue will provide a great list of features inside. This model comes with an 8.0-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Also, Hyundai’s Blue Link is a great system that now supports Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.
The newest 2021 Hyundai Venue is the compact SUV that is offered with a vast of safety equipment. Interestingly, the manufacturer offers automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, lane-keep assist, and driver attention warning as standard. Optionally, one can get a blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert.
2021 Hyundai Venue Under the Hood
Unfortunately, the upcoming 2021 Hyundai Venue will be powered by a single-engine option. This small crossover uses a 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine that will produce 130 horsepower. Which is 9 horses more than before. This engine is connected to the 6-speed manual transmission in the Venue SE trim. However, going for the Venue SEL trim, customers will get a continuously variable automatic transmission.
According to the latest testing, this small crossover will provide in the city/highway-combined fuel economy of 32 mpg. In the same category, the Nissan Kicks offers almost identical consumption. The front-wheel-drive system is the only option right now.
Price and Release Date
The new 2021 Hyundai Venue will be available with few trims. The base model SE will start at $17,250 and it offers a great list of standard features. SE trim will bring more features and continuously variable transmission. This model costs $18,450. Top ranging Denim model with a contrasting white roof starts at $21,950.
However, if you need more features and a better-arranged cabin, the Hyundai Kona model is the real deal. This model costs only $20,000. From the latest information, the new Venue will be released later this year. The closest rivals of the Venue are models such as Toyota C-HR and Mazda CX-30.