By Vansh Sangwan - August 10, 2022
New Delhi25 minutes ago
Hyundai has today launched the 4th generation Tucson SUV at an introductory price of Rs 27.69 lakhs, ex-showroom. The new generation Hyundai comes with an aggressive design and several new advanced features, including ADAS (Advanced Driver-Assistance System). In India, it competes with cars like Jeep Compass, Volkswagen Tiguan and Citroen C5 Aircross.
This SUV was first launched in 2020 Gbobli. The fourth generation Tushaw emerged as the best-selling Hyundai model across the world in 2021. The SUV has sold over 7 million units since its first launch in 2004. Tushaw hasn’t made it to the sales charts in India, but the latest model could change that.
look and design
The exterior styling updates are one of the biggest and most needed changes. This SUV showcases the sensuous sportiness design philosophy of the vehicle. Key design elements of the car include a new parametric front grille that integrates LED daytime running lights. Similar grille is seen in the new Hyundai Venue. It is expected that it will also be given in the new Creta SUV. The rear gets updated LED taillights that are connected to an LED light strip in the middle.
Other styling elements include vertical LED headlamps, LED taillights with LED light bar, new alloy wheels, squared-off wheel arches, sharp character lines, rear spoiler. Overall, the SUV looks more aggressive than before.
With the help of Alexa, you can turn on the AC of the car by saying it.
Cabin and Features
The cabin of the car has also received several updates. It gets a completely new dashboard layout with a simple and clean approach. Just below it is a large touchscreen infotainment system with a touch capacitive automatic climate control. Other features include digital instrument cluster, heated and ventilated front seats, ambient lighting, 360-degree camera, keyless entry and auto-dimming IRVM and electrically adjustable driver seat with memory function and wireless charger.
ADAS and Safety Features
It will be the first car in the segment to come with Level-2 ADAS feature. It has been introduced with 19 Hyundai SmartSense ADAS features. Mountain climb and descent control, 6 airbags, ABS, EBD, ESC, automatic headlamps, tire pressure monitoring system, and ADAS level-2, cruise control with stop and go function, lane-keeping assist, high beam assist, vehicle Includes department alerts and more.
engine and power
It gets two engine options. Nu 2.0-litre petrol unit with 6-speed automatic transmission and new R 2.0-litre VGT diesel engine mated to 8-speed automatic transmission. The petrol engine generates 156 PS of power and 192 Nm of torque. While the diesel engine produces 186 PS of power and 416 Nm of peak torque. The diesel variant gets 4WD lock mode for all-wheel drive. The Tucson comes with three terrain modes – Sand, Mud and Snow.