Hyundai Motor India has launched its new SUV Tucson at ₹.22.30 lakh. The new Tucson SUV is a 5 seater and comes in both Petrol and Diesel versions.
All the models have a 6-speed gear system. The petrol engine has two variants – Nu 2.01 Petrol 6-Speed Manual and Nu 2.01 Petrol 6-Speed Automatic. And, the diesel engine has two variants – R 2.01 Diesel 6-Speed Manual and R 2.01 Diesel 8-Speed Automatic.
The Nu 2.01 petrol engine has a Multi-point injection fuel system with 1,999 cc engine and has 155/6,200 ps/rpm. the engine has a max. the torque of 19.6/4,000 kg.m/rpm with a configuration of 4 cylinders and 16 valves. The engine BS-VI approved and DOHC with Dual VTVT type.
The R 2.01 Diesel engine has a CRDi (Common Rail Direct Injection) fuel system with a 1,995cc engine capacity and has a max. power of 185/4,000 with a max. torque of 40.8/1,750-2,750 kg.m/rpm. this engine is a 4 cylinder type and has 16 valves with DOHC with e-VGT type valvetrain.
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All the variants have an overall length of 4,475mm and a width of 1,850mm. The height of the vehicle is 1,660mm and the ground clearance has a wheelbase of 2,670mm.
The tubeless tyres with dimensions of 225/55 R18 Alloy wheel are combined with front and back disc brakes.
The Hyundai India motors claim that the features like Hyundai Blue Link technology, Wireless phone charger system and Infinity premium sound system with 8 speakers are introduced first time in this segment. Also, Chrome Outside Door Handles with Front Pocket Lighting feature is first in the segment.
Coming to the safety features, Driver and Passenger along with front side and side curtain airbags are provided.
Penta Projector LED Headlamps with LED DRLs add a new look to the Tucson SUV. Apart from this some of the common Hyundai car’s features like Other safety features like ABS with EBD, ESC, VSM, HAC, DBC, Brake assist, Rain sensing wipers, Tyre pressure monitoring system with display, IGN Key Interlock system, ESLS, Front door inside reflector are in-built. Hands-Free Smart Power Tailgate with height adjustment is also one of the key features in this SUV.
The price ranges between ₹.18,76,656 (basic model) to ₹.26,97,417 (top end). All these prices are Ex-showroom New Delhi.