Hyundai flags off the 3rd edition of the Great India Drive from the World’s Tallest Statue – ‘Statue of Unity,’ Gujarat.
Hyundai Venue, India’s first connected SUV is the chosen vehicle for this expedition.
The journey involves 17 adventurers covering 17 historic venues across India.
On October 16, 2019, Hyundai Motor India Ltd, flagged off the 3rd edition of the Great India Drive with Hyundai Venue being the chosen vehicle for the expedition. The Great India Drive commencing from the Statue of Unity will cover 17 historic venues across India.
17 adventurers on India’s First Connected SUV, the Hyundai Venue will traverse the length and breadth of India covering historic places like the Khardungla Pass, Himachal, Sakya Tangyud Monastery, Kaza, Vivekanand Rock Memorial via Chennai and Pondicherry.
Mr. S S Kim, MD, and CEO of HMIL commented that Hyundai Venue, India’s first connected SUV is the ideal vehicle for the expedition. He also pointed out that the Statue of Unity is the perfect location to launch such an expedition because the magnificent statue of Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel underlines India’s unique quality to stay united and connected despite the diversity in the culture.
The choice of the 17 venues is apt as it proves Hyundai Venue’s capabilities to negotiate some of the most challenging yet picturesque terrains of the country.
The Hyundai Venue has been designed to meet the needs of India’s millennial generation. This SUV features an Advanced Safety System that provides both active and passive safety to ensure a stress-free driving experience.
Structurally, the Hyundai Venue is robust because of the use of 69% Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS) and High Strength Steel (HSS). It ensures static and dynamic stiffness, thereby improving the overall structural rigidity.
Other convenience features include an electric sunroof, cruise control, wireless phone charging, and air purifying facilities. This combination of aesthetics, safety, and technology is a path-breaking one that leads Hyundai to a new zenith.
With a short period of five months since its launch, Hyundai Venue has more than 45,000 satisfied customers. The overwhelming response to the SUV displays the customers’ preference for global technology and innovative features. No wonder, Hyundai Venue is India’s No 1 SUV.