The South Korean car manufacturer launched its Hyundai Venue IMT in India with a price tag of Rs 9.99 lakh. This IMT variant will only be available with SX and upper variants. The IMT (Intelligent Clutchless Transmission) will only be available with the 1.0-liter turbo petrol T-GDI motor. Apart from this, Hyundai has also launched a Sport Variant of the Venue with some cosmetic changes. The Sport variant is available with the turbocharged motor IMT or DCT.
The IMT gearbox is a manual unit but without a clutch. To engage the gear, the driver has to shift the gear lever the same as the manual one. Hyundai has installed an intention sensor with the gear lever that sense the gear status and engage and disengage the clutch plate when needed. The intent sensor informs the transmission control unit when the driver is about to change gear.
This transmission is the third option in the Hyundai Venue. There are already two gearboxes are available- 6-Speed Manual and a 7-Speed DCT (Dual clutch transmission).
Apart from this, the sport package gets some more changes in the exterior and the interior. The front grille is now finished in black and some red treatment has done, brake calipers are finished in red color, roof rails are done in grey with a slight red element. In the interior, the Hyundai Venue IMT got some elements that are finished in red color to give it a sporty appeal. Some of the changes are- Red stitching on leather, new steering wheel with red stitching, grey upholstery, and red treatment on the dashboard nobs.
The Prices of the Sport trim starts from Rs 10.20 lakh for the SX trim and goes up to Rs 11.21 lakh. Wher the new IMT variant prices start from Rs 9.99 lakh and go up to Rs 11.21 lakh.
|1.2 Petrol MT||1.0 Petrol MT||1.0 Petrol IMT||1.0 Petrol DCT||1.5 Diesel MT|
|Rs 6.70-8.32 lakh||Rs 8.46-10.95 lakh||Rs 9.99-11.21 lakh||Rs 9.60-11.58 lakh||Rs 8.10-11.53 lakh|
Hyundai Venue IMT & Sport:
- The IMT gearbox is only available with 1.0-liter T-GDI motor
- This will be the third gearbox on offer in Hyundai Venue
- A new sport variant with some red and grey treatment is introduced