The Hyundai Tucson was first launched in the year 2004 by one of the most famous South Korean vehicle manufacturing companies – Hyundai. It was announced in February at the 2020 Auto Expo that the latest model of the car would be launched in April. But the event was delayed due to the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. Having been in the market for about 18 years now, the car has 8 variants and comes in 9-10 colours from Dusk Blue to Stellar Silver. In addition to all the safety and magnificent design of the car, the Hyundai Tucson 2020 model comes with a lot more new features to enhance the driving experience.
New Features Introduced in the Hyundai Tucson 2020
What makes the latest Tucson model interesting are its all new exterior as well as interior modifications and improvements in maintaining the safety and security of the driver and the passengers. With a seating capacity of 5, it has a ground clearance of 195 mm and a mileage of approximately 13.03-18.42 kmpl. Apart from these, let’s take a detailed look at the newest features that the Tucson 2020 has to offer:
At first sight, it might seem completely similar to the previous models. But on viewing closely, the headlamps are now the newest projector LEDs along with 5 illuminating constituents. Tucson will continue to have LED DRLs albeit in a design that’s sharper and better. The Hyundai Tucson 2020 has a sleek design now that the front grille is much sharper than before with the front bumper tugged. Even the tail lamps are LEDs now with the rear bumper possessing dual-exhaust apexes. Besides, the car will also sport high quality alloy wheels.
The interior has been finished off as an all-black theme for the market in India, which also comprises soft-touch materials on almost all surfaces. The car cabin sports a new design on the dashboard that upholds an 8-inch unit of a touchscreen infotainment system showcasing a floating design. The 2020 model will also feature Android Auto, BlueLink, Apple CarPlay and the newest Hyundai operating system. Apart from that, the Hyundai Tucson 2020 will feature an amazing panoramic sunroof as well.
The latest Tucson model features 2.0 litre turbocharged engines that can use both diesel and petrol. The use of petrol can develop 150 hp that can continue with the 6-speed automatic transmission. However, the diesel variant comes with a 183 hp motor that allows the new 8-speed automatic transmission.
The all new Hyundai Tucson 2020 comes with a whole new set of mind-blowing features. From sporting an Infinity Premium Sound to a Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, it also features a wireless charging pad for all smartphones, Electric Parking Brake, Smart Power Tailgate, 8-way adjustable Power Seats to name a few. There are some other smart features of this model as well like Voice Recognition, Hyundai iblue and car technology connected to BlueLink. With the last one, Hyundai finds several ways to make the Tucson experience better and convenient with features that improve security, safety, Alert Services, Artificial Intelligence, Location-Based Services and Geographic Information Services in the car.
Besides the above-mentioned points, safety is the most important issue while buying a car. Therefore, the Tucson 2020 has been designed accordingly to follow the “Safe Driver Philosophy”. Approximately 70% of the latest model has been built with what is called Strength Steel (AHSS+HSS). Not only does it consist of vehicle stability management and 6 airbags to protect the passengers from sudden brakes but it also comprises electronic stability control, brake assist, and both hill assist and descent control too.
The Tucson 2020 model is set to be launched around July 17 but may get delayed to August. Nonetheless, the Hyundai Tucson 2020 is a treat to car enthusiasts as well as compact, secure, and worth its price range of Rs. 19.5 lakhs to Rs. 27.5 lakhs considering the high-quality BS6 compliant engines. Therefore, set your eyes on the soon-to-be-popular Hyundai Tucson 2020 and experience the smooth journey with all the advanced technologies paired with the slender design.