Car Expert, Editor at 91Wheels
07 Nov 2020
Hyundai has recently launched the all-new 2020 Hyundai i20 in India. The new third-generation model of the Hyundai i20 is leaps and bounds better than its predecessor. It looks really very striking, gets multiple powertrain options and is loaded with features up to the gills. The price of the new 2020 Hyundai i20 starts at Rs. 6.79 lakhs and it goes all the way up to Rs. 11.32 lakhs. All prices stick to Ex-showroom Delhi. However, at this price point, it sneaks into the Venue's price bracket. So, today we have for you a detailed specification-based comparison of the new 2020 Hyundai i20 vs Hyundai Venue BS6.
While looks are subjective and it depends on you which one you like the most. But, both these cars, the new i20 as well as the Hyundai Venue look very handsome. While the Venue has a more macho appeal, the new i20 is more striking and stylish. Talking about colour options, the Venue is offered in eight different colour shades. They are Deep Forest, Polar White, Fiery Red, Denim Blue, Typhoon Silver and Titan Grey. The Titan Grey and Polar White shades are also available with a phantom black roof. The new i20 is also available in eight colour options. They are Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Titan Grey, Fiery Red, Starry Night and Metallic Copper. The Polar White and Fiery Red colour schemes can be had with a phantom black roof too.
|Length||3995 mm||3995 mm|
|Width||1775 mm||1770 mm|
|Height||1505 mm||1590 mm|
|Wheelbase||2580 mm||2500 mm|
|Ground Clearance||170 mm||190 mm|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||37-litres||45-litres|
|Petrol Engine||1.2-litre NA|
|Max. Power||83 PS (1.2 NA MT)|
88 PS (1.2 NA IVT)
120 PS (1.0 Turbo)
|83 PS (1.2 MT)|
120 PS (1.0 Turbo)
|Max. Torque||115 Nm (1.2 NA)|
172 Nm (1.0 Turbo)
|115 Nm (1.2 NA)|
172 Nm (1.0 Turbo)
|Manual Gearbox||5-speed MT (1.2 NA)|
Not Offered (1.0 Turbo)
|5-speed MT (1.2 NA)|
6-speed MT (1.0 Turbo)
|Automatic Gearbox||IVT (1.2 NA)|
7-speed DCT / 6-speed iMT (1.0 Turbo)
|Not Offered (1.2 NA)|
6-speed iMT / 7-speed DCT (1.0 Turbo)
|Mileage MT||21 kmpl (1.2 NA MT)||17.3 kmpl (1.2 NA MT)|
18.1 kmpl (1.0 Turbo MT)
|Mileage AT||19.65 kmpl (1.2 NA CVT)|
20 kmpl (1.0 Turbo iMT)
20.28 kmpl (1.0 Turbo DCT)
|18 kmpl (1.0 Turbo DCT)|
18 kmpl (1.0 Turbo iMT)
The new Hyundai i20 gets the same engine options like its cousin Hyundai Venue. Both these cars get a BS6-compliant 1.2-litre naturally-aspirated petrol engine that churns out 83 PS of power (88 PS of power with i20's IVT) and 115 Nm of torque. Both of them get a 5-speed manual gearbox but the new i20 gets an IVT (CVT) too. Then, we have a BS6-compliant 1.0-litre turbo petrol engine. This turbocharged petrol motor churns out 120 PS of power and 171 Nm of torque. Both the Venue and the i20 get a 7-speed DCT (dual-clutch transmission) and a 6-speed iMT (intelligent manual transmission). But, the Venue is a step ahead and gets a true 6-speed manual gearbox too.
|Diesel Engine||1.5-litre WGT||1.5-litre WGT|
|Max. Power||100 PS||100 PS|
|Max. Torque||240 Nm||240 Nm|
|Automatic Gearbox||Not Offered||Not Offered|
|Mileage MT||25 kmpl||23.3 kmpl|
Finally, we have Hyundai Motor Company's tried and tested BS6-compliant 1.5-litre diesel engine. The new i20 is the only second car after Tata Altroz in this segment to get a diesel engine in BS6 era. Both the Venue and the i20 get the same BS6-compliant 1.5-litre diesel engine that churns out 100 PS of maximum power and 240 Nm of peak torque. This oil-burner comes mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox only and there is no diesel-automatic combo.
Hyundai is known to kit their cars with all the features they can and so the new i20 as well as the Venue are loaded with features up to the gills. The Venue gets an 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system while the new i20 gets a big 10.25-inch touchscreen unit. Both of them are compatible with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Hyundai's BlueLink connectivity. The new i20 gets premium Bose speakers while the Venue gets an Arkamys sound system, paddle-shifters, etc. The common features in these cars include an electric sunroof, push-button start/stop, wireless charger, smart air purifier and many more.
Talking about safety features, both the new i20 as well as the Venue gets up to six airbags, reverse parking sensors with a rear parking camera, ABS (anti-lock braking system) with EBD (electronic brake-force distribution), ESC (electronic stability control), HAC (hill-start assist), TPMS (tyre-pressure monitoring system), cruise control, high-speed alert system, seat belt reminders, ISOFIX child seat anchors and many more. The Hyundai Venue also gets VSM or vehicle stability management.
|Model||Price (Ex-showroom Delhi)|
|Hyundai i20||Rs. 6.79 lakhs - Rs. 11.32 lakhs|
|Hyundai Venue||Rs. 6.75 lakhs - Rs. 11.65 lakhs|
Finally, talking about the price, the price of the petrol variants of the new 2020 Hyundai i20 starts at Rs. 6.79 lakhs and it goes up to Rs. 11.32 lakhs. The price of the diesel variants of the all-new i20 range between Rs. 8.19 lakhs - Rs. 10.75 lakhs. Talking about the Hyundai Venue, its petrol variants are priced between Rs. 6.75 lakhs - Rs. 11.65 lakhs while the diesel variants retail between Rs. 8.16 lakhs - Rs. 11.59 lakhs. All prices stick to Ex-showroom Delhi.
So, this was our detailed specification-based comparison of the new 2020 Hyundai i20 vs Hyundai Venue BS6. Which one will be your pick and why? Do share with us in the comments section below. You can also join our 91Wheels Auto Enthusiast group (click via mobile to join) curated exclusively for the fans, enthusiasts and the owners. Also, subscribe to our YouTube channel for more such amazing motoring updates.