Hyundai Tucson featured here is the second generation of the model and continues the history of Hyundai compact SUV after first generation Hyundai Tucson and first generation Hyundai ix35. So, after a generation with a different name, Hyundai returned to Tucson nameplate for its compact SUV. The car in our encyclopedia and digital museum has a 1.6-litre gasoline engine with turbocharger, AWD (All Wheel Drive), DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission), and the mileage is very low: less than 2,000 km. You can also watch Hyundai Tucson R 2.0 CRDi in our encyclopedia and digital museum.
Model: Hyundai Tucson / Hyundai Tucson 1.6 T-GDi DCT Premium trim level
Body type: SUV, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 33,319 Euros
Engine: 1.6-litre (1,591 cc) in-line four-cylinder transverse mounted turbocharged engine, direct injection. The maximum output is 130 kW / 177 PS/hp at 5,500 rpm and peak torque is 265 Nm (approx. 195 ft-lbs), available between 1,500 and 4,500 rpm.
Transmission: 7-speed double clutch (DCT) and All Wheel Drive (AWD)
Tyres: Continental ContiSportContact5 245/45 R19 W
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 9.1 seconds
Top speed: 201 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 7.5 liters of petrol per 100 km
Emissions: EU6, 175 g CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 62
Dimensions (mm): L 4,475 / w 1,850 / h 1,645
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 488-1,478
Wheelbase (mm): 2,670
Weight (DIN/EU): 1,534 kg/1,609 kg
Front suspension: Independent McPherson struts, coil springs, sway bar.
Rear suspension: Independent, multi-link, coil springs, sway bar.
Main standard equipment
Frontal airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger, curtain airbags for front and rear seats; active bonnet; ABS; ESC/ESP; TPMS (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System); HSA (Hill Start Assist); electronic parking brake; height and depth adjustable steering column; Drive Mode Selector (Sport and Normal); trip computer with 4.2-inch TFT display; infotainment system with radio, SD card reader, USB, AUX-IN, navigation (5 years free updates – Hyundai MapCare) and rearview camera; cruise control; speed limiter; LDW (Lane Departure Warning); leather steering wheel and gear knob; heated steering wheel; dual-zone automatic air conditioning; cooled glovebox compartment; 4 electrically powered windows; black tinted rear windows; heat-insulated windshield; parking sensors (front and rear); Smart Key System and Start/Stop button; electrically operated tailgate with proximity sensor and auto open; LED headlights; fog lights; light sensor; rain sensor; electrically adjustable lumbar support for driver; electrically operated front seats; heated front seats; heated rear seats (side); front central armrest; rear central armrest; heated side mirrors and electrically adjustable and foldable; chromed dual muffler for exhaust; 19-inch alloy wheels.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
White Sand Metallic Paint (462), Leather Upholstery (2,268); Security Pack (924) consisting autonomous emergency braking assistance, Front Collision Warning, Blind Spot Assist, cross-traffic alert.
+ easy to drive
+ good engine performance
+ very good DCT transmission
+ silent suspension
+ very good soundproofing and NVH
– no auto Start/Stop
– poor navigation/map graphics and operation mode
Driven by Adrian M. for 60 km, 10.8 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 1,218 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at Jumeirah Frankfurt