Hyundai Venue

Price $17,599 – $24,999
Fuel consumption 6.8 – 8.6 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 70%(view ratings)
The Hyundai Venue is a small urban crossover that replaces the Accent hatchback in the Korean automaker’s portfolio (the latter is not returning for 2021). It uses the same naturally aspirated 1.6-litre four-cylinder engine, with output rated at 121 horsepower and 113 pound-feet of torque. Transmission choices include a six-speed manual and a continuously variable automatic. While described as an SUV, all-wheel drive is not available with the Venue.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 70%
Fuel economy 7/10
Reliability 7/10
Safety 7/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 6/10
Overall 6/10

What's new in 2021

Standard Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. New grille (Ultimate).


  • Good handling
  • Good price / equipment ratio
  • Well-arranged controls and neat ergonomics


  • No all-wheel drive available
  • Noisy engine
  • Wind and rolling noise too present
  • Limited cargo space