Tucson is the compact SUV of Hyundai and the car featured here is the second generation of the model. This car comes after the first generation of Hyundai Tucson and the first generation Hyundai ix35. So, after a generation with a different name, Hyundai returned to Tucson nameplate for its global, compact SUV. Hyundai Tucson featured here has a 2.0-litre diesel engine with turbocharger, AWD (All Wheel Drive), and 6-speed manual transmission, having a very low mileage: less than 2,000 km. You can also watch Hyundai Tucson 1.6 T-GDi DCT in our encyclopedia and digital museum.
Model: Hyundai Tucson / Hyundai Tucson R 2.0 CRDi Premium trim level
Body type: SUV, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 34,579 Euros
Engine: 2.0-litre (1,995 cc) in-line four-cylinder transverse mounted turbocharged engine, intercooler, direct injection. The maximum output is 136 kW / 184 PS/hp at 4,000 rpm and peak torque is 400 Nm (approx. 295 ft-lbs), available between 1,750 and 2,750 rpm.
Transmission: 6-speed manual gearbox and All Wheel Drive (AWD)
Tyres: Continental ContiSportContact5 245/45 R19 W
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 9.9 seconds
Top speed: 201 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 5.9 liters of diesel per 100 km
Emissions: EU6, 154 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): 1,638 kg/1,713 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); height and depth adjustable steering column; 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)
Ultimate Red Metallic Paint (462), Leather Upholstery (2,268).
+ easy to drive
+ good engine performance
+ good transmission
+ silent suspension
+ very good soundproofing and NVH
– no auto Start/Stop
– poor navigation/map graphics and operation mode
Driven by Adrian M. for 150 km, 8.2 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 1,912 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at Jumeirah Frankfurt