Weekly News Roundup: 2022 Hyundai Venue Launch, More Details on Toyota’s New Midsize SUV Mahindra Scorpio-N Spotted

Over the past week, we’ve been covering the launch of one of the country’s most anticipated compact SUVs. Plus, we’ve also covered a slew of spy shots for upcoming new cars. Read below to find out more about the top stories in India from the past week.

Toyota’s new midsize SUV leaked ahead of debut

The front design of Toyota’s upcoming midsize SUV has been leaked online ahead of its debut in the country on July 1. It’s believed the upcoming vehicle could be called the Urban Cruiser Hyryder, a name that was trademarked by the company last year. Toyota’s midsize SUV feature list will likely include a power sunroof, head-up display (HUD), 360-degree camera, connected car tech and a large touchscreen infotainment system.

Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza 2022 – What to expect?

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The 2022 Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza will be launched in India on June 30, 2022. Reservations for the vehicle will start soon and the vehicle has already started reaching Maruti Suzuki dealerships in the country. The vehicle will get a new set of cosmetic updates and features that should help the brand compete fiercely against its rivals. Mechanically, the vehicle should continue to be powered by the existing engine option.

Skoda Slavia spotted with smaller eight-inch infotainment system

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Skoda India had announced that the Slavia and Kushaq would get a smaller eight-inch infotainment unit instead of the 10-inch touchscreen infotainment units. This was basically done to ensure uninterrupted deliveries of cars to customers amid the continued shortage of semiconductor supply. This time around, the Slavia fitted with a smaller eight-inch Panasonic unit was spotted at a dealership.

2022 Hyundai Venue launched in India; prices start at Rs 7.53 lakh

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After much expectation, Hyundai India has launched the 2022 Venue in the country. The updated model has been introduced at a starting price of Rs 7.53 lakh. The vehicle is available in three engine and four gearbox options. In addition, it now offers several never-before-seen features and more than 60 connected car features.

Mahindra Scorpio-N Launching Soon – What to Expect?

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New details about the upcoming Mahindra Scorpio-N emerged last week ahead of its launch on June 27, 2022. The new teaser reveals more details on what to expect from the upcoming Scorpio-N. Some of the new features will include a digital instrument cluster, steering wheel controls, Adrenox infotainment system, Sony music system, and split or 60:40 captain’s seat options in the second row (seven-seat and six-seat options ).

Camouflaged Jeep compact SUV spied

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Jeep has thoroughly tested the upcoming new compact SUV. It is believed that the next model will sit below the Compass and Renegade. Although the trial mule has been heavily camouflaged, it still reveals new styling cues.

Citroën C5 Aircross facelift to launch in India by September 2022

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Citroen’s first product for India, the C5 Aircross is expected to get an update in September 2022. The C5 Aircross facelift was introduced globally earlier this year. The updated model will receive a new set of cosmetic and feature updates, while mechanically it is expected to retain the existing powertrain.

Abdul J. Gaspar