Hyundai Motor India plans to dispatch a entry level SUV in the first half of 2019 as it hopes to reinforce its nearness in the quickly developing segment. The organization, which on Monday launched all new Tucson with an introductory cost going between Rs 18.99 lakh and Rs 24.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), has effectively three SUV models in its portfolio, including Creta and Santa Fe.

Hyundai Tucson 2016
Introductory Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)
2WD MT₹ 18,99,000₹ 21,59,000
2WD AT GL₹ 21,79,000₹ 23,48,000
2WD AT GLSNA₹ 24,99,000
Hyundai is offering the Tucson in three trim levels – 2WD M/T, 2WD A/T GL and 2WD A/T GLS  – with the top trim exclusively available as a diesel only. The new Tucson is accessible with a choice of two engines – a 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol unit and a standard 2.0-liter four-cylinder diesel engine. The petrol unit creates 155hp and 192Nm and can be mated to either a six-speed manual or six-speed automatic gearbox. The diesel unit, then again, pumps out a more noteworthy 185hp and a meatier 400Nm.The diesel unit too is offered with the choice of a six-speed manual or automatic gearbox. There is no all-wheel-drive alternative. This is the third Hyundai SUV to go on sale.

New Hyundai Tucson 2016 Dimensions

Length4475 mm
Width1850 mm
Height1660 mm
Wheelbase2670 mm
Fuel Tank62 Litre
 The all new Tucson is fitted with automatic projector headlamps, reclining rear seat, heated wing mirrors with electric adjust and retract, puddle lamps, cruise control, rear parking sensors and camera, and an 8.0-inch touchscreen AVN system with navigation, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and voice recognition.

Hyundai Tucson 2016 Specifications and Mileage

Engines2.0-Litre Petrol2.0-Litre Diesel
Displacement1,999 cc1,995 cc
Max Power153bhp @ 6200 rpm182bhp @ 4000 rpm
Max Torque192Nm @ 4000 rpm400Nm @ 1750-2750 rpm
Transmission6-Speed MT & 6-Speed AT6-Speed MT & 6-Speed AT
Fuel EfficiencyMT: 13.03 km/l

AT: 12.95 km/l

MT: 18.42 km/l

AT: 16.38 km/l

Speaking at the launch today in New Delhi, Y K Koo, MD and CEO, Hyundai Motor India, said, “The aspiration of owing a SUV is a global phenomenon. The all-new Tucson represents a significant step and will herald a new chapter in HMIL’s growth story.”
Hyundai Tucson 2016 launched at Rs 18.99 lakh

“We aim to launch an entry level SUV in the first half of 2019. It will be below Creta. So, we will have four SUVs in our product range,” Hyundai Motor India Ltd MD & CEO YK Koo told reporters.

The launch of third generation all new Tucson will create a benchmark by giving Hyundai experience to the aspirational Indian customers,” Koo said.

“Hyundai has strong portfolio of electric and hybrid vehicles. We are planning to unveil a hybrid product during the 2018 Auto Expo,” he added.


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