first_imgDonegal tour operator Mangan Tours is to cease the overseas tour section of their business with the loss of a number of jobs.Joe Mangan of Mangan ToursManaging Director Joe Mangan admitted the downturn in the economy had forced them to take the decision.Mr Mangan said all tours arranged for this year will be honoured. However he admitted that no tour brochure will be produced for 2014.The Falcarragh-based tour operator will continue to operate their regular bus service.A number of jobs including office staff and bus drivers will lose their jobs as a result of the move, Mr Mangan confirmed regrettably.However he said all vouchers and tours for the remainder of the year will be honoured.  DONEGAL TOUR OPERATOR MANGAN TO QUIT OVERSEAS TOURS was last modified: October 18th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:MANGAN TOURSlast_img read more

Hyundai Venue receives over 17,000 bookings

first_imgHyundai Venue is the talk of the town at the moment. The compact SUV was launched in India on May 21 at an ex-showroom price of Rs 6.50 lakh. The popularity of Venue can be measured from the fact that Hyundai has received bookings for more than 17,000 units of the new vehicle.Hyundai Venue bookings started on May 2 and on the very first day, over 2,000 units of the compact SUV were booked.”With over 17,000 bookings and over 80,000 interest to purchase, Hyundai Venue gets a clear and positive verdict from the Indian customers as the most desired SUV in its segment,” the company said in a statement on May 24.Hyundai Venue will compete against Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Tata Nexon, Ford EcoSport and Mahindra XUV300. The company will also expect the new compact SUV to be as successful as Creta in a highly competitive segment.Hyundai Motor India has also claimed that it has witnessed highest ever footfall at many of its dealerships across India.Hyundai Venue is priced between Rs 6.50 lakh (ex-showroom, India) and Rs 11.10 lakh (ex-showroom, India). It gets features like dark chrome front grille, projector headlamps with LED DRLs, projector fog lamps, LED tail lamps with a crystal effect, roof rails, shark finn antenna and diamond cut alloy wheels. Inside the cabin there are features like three-spoke multifunction steering wheel, 20.32-cm touchscreen AVNT with HD display, wireless phone charger, air purifier, cruise control and electric sunroof.With regard to the powertrain, there are three options. There is a new 1.0-litre Kappa T-GDI petrol engine that delivers 120 PS and 172 Nm of torque. It is mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox, with an option for a 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT). Then there is the 1.2-litre Kappa Dual VTVT petrol engine that makes 83 PS and 115 Nm of torque and offered with a 5-speed manual gearbox. Besides, there is a 1.4-litre U2 CRDi diesel engine that produces 90 PS and 220 Nm of torque and comes with a 6-speed manual gearbox.advertisement”Hyundai Venue is the talk of the town as our dealerships are witnessing highest-ever traction and footfalls. We are overwhelmed with the response as customers are spending maximum time inside the cabin experiencing the new technology and connectivity features. Hyundai Venue is paving the path of future and connected mobility solutions in India and we further thank our customers for choosing a happy life with Venue,” Hyundai Motor India Nation Sales Head Vikas Jain said.ALSO READ | Top 5 bikes in India under Rs 50,000: Hero Splendor PRO, TVS Sport, Bajaj Platina 100 and moreALSO READ | Honda Activa 5G, CB Shine limited editions launched in IndiaALSO READ | 2019 TVS Apache RR 310 with RT Slipper Clutch launched at Rs 2.27 lakh, Mahendra Singh Dhoni is first ownerlast_img read more