The Korean automobile manufacturer Hyundai Motors has rolled-out its first Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) in India, the Hyundai Tucson. Unveiled in the year 2005, the Hyundai Tucson is a compact crossover SUV that is well-known for its global success in most of the countries, mostly because of the balance between comfort, space, and value.
Since its launch, the Hyundai Tucson has acquired a niche popularity among the Indian car enthusiasts and immediately became an obvious contender for Indians who love to ride in class. Hyundai Tucson’s make is rock-solid and offers state-of-art technology. Hyundai Tucson is powered by 2.0-litre turbocharged CRDi diesel engine that pumps out a power of 112 bhp. Also, the 5-speed transmission demonstrates a smooth and dynamic performance, is high on durability and convenient on maintenance. The 5-seater SUV from Hyundai is made for you if you're looking for no-frills transportation on a budget. The crossover is one of the most reliable SUVs available in India, especially considering the challenging terrain.
The compact SUV Tucson is ahead of its rivals Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4 in terms of engine, fuel efficiency and technology which makes it a top pick in its segment. Currently Hyundai Tucson is available in only one base variant.
The price of the Tucson is around 17 lakhs.Engine & Specification of the Tucson
The performance of Hyundai Tucson is supported by a 1991cc, 2.0L CRDi engine with diesel as fuel which generates a maximum power of 122 PS at 4000 rpm with a top torque of 245 Nm at 2800 rpm. The vehicle comes with a 5-speed transmission that promises a comfortable and smooth drive.
The Tucson delivers a mileage between 8-9 kmpl within the city, while the mileage on highway ranges between 12-13 kmpl.Exteriors of the Tucson
The Hyundai Tucson is in reality a crossover SUV - the exterior has a masculine presentation that makes this car very appealing. The front and rear bumpers not only bestow imposing looks on the car but also safeguards the frame from any kind of outer abrasion. The door handles of Hyundai Tucson are easy to grip and with the help of roof railing you can carry as many bags you want. Flame shaped reflectors and round lamps add to the beauty of the exteriors of Hyundai Tucson. The 16-inch alloy wheels are very impressive as are the full power accessories.Interiors of the Hyundai Tucson
The 5-seater Tucson provides amazing comfort to its occupants with absolute safety and space. The interiors of Hyundai Tucson are smooth and not complicated yet refined, giving a sporty look to the SUV from inside that will make you fall in love with this mean road-machine. With the help of dual height adjuster, you can easily adjust the seats according to your convenience. The other interior features include a telescoping steering wheel along with other welcome items like Bluetooth, audio controls mounted on the Tucson's wheel and high-quality leatherette/cloth upholstery.Safety Features in the Hyundai Tucson
Standard safety equipment for Hyundai Tucson includes antilock disc brakes (with brake assist), stability and traction control, active front headrests, front side airbags, side curtain airbags, hill holder and hill descent control.