The first generation Tucson made its debut back in 2005, But within 5 years the production was discontinued due to poor market response. However now the game has changed, Tucson is back to give a tough competition in premium SUV class. This 3rd gen Hyundai Tucson made its first public appearance back in 2015 in the Geneva Motor Show. The word “Tucson” is a Native American name which portrays an image of a ‘Strong Sun’ give a strong and bold character to the Car.
After years of dedication and hard-work the Korean automaker has brought back the SUV to bridge the gap between Creta and Santa Fe. Just like the new Elantra and Creta, The exterior of the SUV has been taken from the Hyundai’s Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 Design Philosophy. Several new features like Apple car play and Steering Adaptive Guidelines introduced in Tucson are first in its segment. The new Tucson is a one hard beast to beat for its rivals.
Hyundai Tucson Specifications:-
The dimension of the car are 4475 mm × 1850 mm × 1660 mm. Tuscon is available in 5 different body colour options -Pure white, sleek silver, Wine red, Star Dust and Phantom Black. Hyundai has provided a large fuel tank of 62 liters for long and comfortable runs without having the worry for filling-up again and again. It has Mcpherson Strut with coil spring suspension in the front and Multi link with coil spring suspension in the rear.
|Ground Clearance||195 mm|
|Kerb Weight||1508 kg – 1682 kg|
|Turning Radius||5.3 m (petrol) & 5.4 m (diesel)|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||62-liters|
|Seating Capacity||5 Passengers|
Hyundai Tucson Engine Variants:-
Hyundai Tucson is available in both the petrol and diesel fuel options. It has a 2.0 Litre VTVT petrol and a 2.0 CRDi diesel beast producing a tremendous amount power and huge amount of torque. The automatic variants also get the new Drive Mode Select feature to choose among Normal, Eco and Sport modes for different sets of driving conditions.
|Nu 2.0 VTVT petrol||152.88 bhp and 192.21 Nm|
R 2.0 CRDi diesel
|182.46 bhp and 400 Nm|
|Transmission||6-speed Automatic & 6-speed Manual.|