Hyundai Motors, which sells luxury cars like the Hyundai Venue in the compact SUV segment and the Hyundai Creta in the mid-size SUV segment in India, will soon be launching another new SUV. The new SUV will be the 2022 Hyundai Tucson, the company can launch it on July 13. The new Hyundai Tusso gets a powerful engine with a better engine to compete with the popular SUVs in India like the Volkswagen Tiguan, the new Jeep Compass and the Citroen C5 Aircross. Looks and Features. The new generation Hyundai Tucson will be launched with many updates compared to the current model. Apart from this, it will be the flagship SUV of the Hyundai company’s line-up in India. In terms of design, the upcoming Hyundai Tucson 2022 will feature Hyundai’s sensuous sporty design language. It will get a new parametric grille with hidden all-LED headlamps, while there will be fog lamps at the bottom.
Hyundai Tucson Engine and Transmission
The carmaker has not specified the powertrain details of the India-spec fourth-gen Tucson. However, the SUV is available with a total of nine engines in different markets. Petrol options include a 2.0-litre engine (156PS) and a 2.5-litre engine (190PS) a 1.6-litre turbocharged unit also available in two states of tune (150PS/180PS) with 48V mild-hybrid technology. Meanwhile, the diesel engines on offer include a 1.6-litre unit (115PS/136PS) in two states along with a mild-hybrid option and a 2.0-litre unit (186PS). The hybrid and plug-in hybrid powertrains include a 1.6-litre turbo-petrol engine and churn out a combined output of 230PS and 265PS respectively. Hyundai’s new hybrid powertrain utilizes the brand’s Continuously Variable Valve Span (CVVD) technology to deliver a balance of efficiency and performance. Transmission options are yet to be revealed but will continue to be offered with AWD.
Hyundai Tucson Exterior
The new Hyundai Tucson 2022 will come with a slightly updated front grille. LED DRLs are integrated with the front grille and are visible only when powered on. The newly remastered front bumper from Tucson comes with a larger fog lamp housing. Apart from this, there are many other fresh styling elements in the car. It gets new LED taillights, sleek roofline, blacked-out B and C-pillars, rear windshield with integrated Hyundai logo, 18-inch dual-tone alloy wheels and more.
Hyundai Tucson Features
The new Tucson should get features like a panoramic sunroof, air purifier, ventilated seats, Bose sound system, connected car tech and two 10.25-inch displays – one for the driver’s instrument cluster and the other for the infotainment system with touchscreen unit.
Hyundai Tucson Safety
The new generation Tucson will get safety features like collision avoidance, stop-go safe exit warning, lane assist, remote smart parking assist and adaptive cruise control. The Hyundai Tucson will also be equipped with ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems).
Hyundai Tucson Rivals
Once launched in the Indian market, the new Tushaw will compete with SUVs like the Jeep Compass, Volkswagen Tiguan and the C5 Aircross.
launch and price
The Hyundai Tucson is expected to be launched in July. It is expected that Hyundai will start its price at Rs 25 lakh (ex-showroom).