After the teaser disseminate the latest generation Tucson, Hyundai finally released the full picture of the Hyundai Tucson in 2016 which now looks much more cross-eyed, like a mini version of the Hyundai Santa Fe. Hyundai Motor Group’s Chief Design Officer, Peter Schreyer describes that Tucson now has a body that is more bold and athletic than ever before. “The All-New Tucson has a bold and athletic design is achieved through the grooves are smooth and flowing design, the proportion of thick, sharp lines and most importantly, our latest generation hexagonal grille which is the Hyundai brand identity,” says Schreyer.
Compared to the old Tucson, this latest generation of 65 mm longer and 30 mm wider, it also stretched wheelbase 30 mm. Unfortunately, luggage capacity is reduced from the previous 591 liters to 513 liters in the current generation. In the interior, we get a more spacious cabin and high quality soft touch thanks to the use of new materials, replacing the plastic material on the Hyundai Tucson we have reviewed previously. Leather upholstery is now given the following air pores electric heater, and Hyundai also reprogram the navigation system which is claimed to 3 times faster than the old system.
Like the Nissan X-Trail, electric trunk door has become a standard and can be operated via the remote key. The security features of this car is also complete with the Autonomous Emergency Braking with 3 modes: pedestrian, city and inter-urban, Lane Keeping Assist System, Rear Cross
Traffic Alert and Blind Spot Detection. There is also a Smart Parking Assist System (SPAS), which could make it easier to park, either parallel or normal parking.New engine is now increased to 5 version, consisting of two 1600 cc petrol engine GDi (133 hp), 1600 cc GDI turbo (174 hp), and 3 1,700 cc diesel engine (113 hp), 2,000 cc (134 hp) and 2,000 cc hi-power (181 hp). For transmission, there is a choice of manual and automatic are both 6 speed, but a special version of the 1600 cc turbo no option 7 speed dual clutch transmission.
Sales Information dealer Hyundai Surabaya options drive new Tucson is still the same as before, there is FWD and AWD versions. This car will do its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show next month. Tucson 2016 will be manufactured at the Hyundai plant in the Czech Republic and goes on sale in Europe this year’s second half.