In the US nine-month SUV / crossover, the 2018 Hyundai Tucson came in fifth. What can this sub-compact crossover offer?
Hyundai Tucson first came to the United States in 2005, and its style was similar to that of Santa Fe, but with softer lines.
The most recent of Tucson is one of the first Hyundai to use the design philosophy of Fluidic sculpture of the automaker.
Two four-cylinder engines are available and include a 2.0-liter engine with 164 hp of torque. and 146 feet. The torque is 2.4 liters and has 176 hp. and 168 feet. Transmission options include a five-speed manual transmission or a six-speed automatic. The automatic change is very smooth and faces the fact that the engine worked on its power source. The 2.0-liter engine moves the Tucson from 0-60 in 9.5 seconds, and the 2.4-liter unit makes 0-60 in 8.8 seconds. Four-wheel disc brakes stop the Tucson from 60 miles per hour to 120 feet.
From the outside, the Tucson has curved body lines combined with a bold perspective on the front. In general, it is described as a young and sophisticated car that attracts attention.
The interior is well trimmed and aesthetic, given the price of this crossover. The air conditioning knobs and buttons and sound equipment are simple and direct. Standard features include a 160-watt six-band stereo system, XM satellite radio, navigation, iPod integration and partial synthetic leather seats.
The Tucson will take four six feet and provides a good leg back. The load capacity is 55.8 cubic feet, the rear seats fold almost 25.7 cubic feet to the seats. Also, Tucson has good visibility in all directions!
Safety features include standard tone and safety control, four-disc disc brakes with ABS and auxiliary braking system. In addition, six air bags consist of two standard front, front and front and rear curtains with a tilt sensor.
On the road, the Tucson direction is well weighted and the system provides a satisfactory response to the driver. This crossing is well controlled when driving at a moderate turning speed. Walking through furrows and bumps is good, and the noise level of the road is reasonable for a crossing at this price level.
The fuel economy in Houston Hyundai Tucson is estimated at 22 miles per gallon and the highway at 31 mpg. However, some sources reported that the consumption of fuel in the real world may be somewhat lower.
Tucson’s base price is $ 18,745 for the GL model, which includes a 2.0-liter engine and an automatic transmission. The GLS is priced at $ 21,825 and is equipped with a 2.4-liter engine, automatic transmission, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, audio system on the steering wheel, leather steering wheel, air conditioning, power windows and door locks, alloy wheels 17-inch light, MX satellite radio, Bluetooth, integration with UBS / iPod and AM / FM / CD player with six speakers, plus keyless entry.
The 2018 Hyundai Tucson offers great value, good sophistication and reliability for the money. It will satisfy the vast majority of the family’s needs, and is really worth a test drive!