Hyundai India can reveal its Tucson again in India in the upcoming Auto Expo 2016. Excited with the success of Hyundai Creta, car manufacturer Hyundai is planning to bring back Tucson, a SUV that was discontinued due to lack of demand in 2010. But with the changing atmosphere of Indian car market, and with the rise of SUV demand among customers, Hyundai wants to give one more chance to this model. “The new Tucson represents the future for us, as it is the SUV that pioneers the new look, especially the grille and headlights.” said by Peter Schreyer, President and chief designer.
New Tucson price and expected launch
Hyundai Tucson can arrive in August 2016, and can cost Rs 17lakh.
Dimensions of Hyundai Tucson
Hyundai Tucson will be big car that has already made its debut in Geneva Motor Show in 2015. There, this car was admired and was quite appreciated because of its design. This big SUV is 176.2 inch in length, 72.8 inch in width, and 64.8 inch in height. Its wheelbase is of 105.1 inches.
Features of Hyundai Tucson
Hyundai Tucson is a attractive car with lots of features embedded in it. Talking about its exterior looks, then In front, it has got big new hexagonal grille, elongated headlamps, fog lamp that are heavily styled. It has got wrap-around tail-lamps, 19-inch alloy wheels, and many more.
Its interiors have the systems like 8-inch touchscreen infotainment, rear AC vents, advanced AC unit. This car is equipped with many smart features like automatic parking, drive mode selector, smart powered tailgate. Also, this car have many safety equipments like 6 airbags, Lane keep assist, autonomous parking assist, Blind Spot Detection technology, Autonomous Emergency Braking, etc.
Engine specifications and mileage of Tucson
Hyundai Tucson will be available in two fuel options. First will be 1.7-litre engine that is capable of producing 114 bhp of power and the other engine is 2.0-litre motor that can chunk power of 182 bhp. Its petrol variant will be mated with dual-clutch gearboxes and for diesel models, six-speed automatic traditional transmission system will be available. Company is claiming the mileage of 10 kmpl.
Competition of Hyundai Tucson
This new SUV is a flexible and tractable model. Tucson is an attractive Suv, that can threaten the cars like the Mahindra XUV500, Ford EcoSport, Nissan Terrano and Renault Duster SUV. Its biggest competitor is Honda CR-V.