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Hyundai has pulled again the sheet on its facelifted Tucson, with a sharper exterior, a new transmission, and a comprehensively overhauled inside.
Launched at the 2018 New York motor demonstrate, the 2019 Tucson has acquired a greater, much more dramatic ‘Cascading Grille’ to match the relaxation of the Hyundai variety, alongside with a sharp-edged new LED light-weight signature at the front. Down back again, the bumper has been subjected to some minimal revisions, and there are new tail-lights to boot – pun intended.
At the rear of the wheel, Hyundai has transferred the inside styling language from the Kona and Santa Fe.
There’s a large-set 7.-inch tablet-design display screen atop the dashboard with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, along with Qi wireless charging and USB ports each rows of passengers.
Adaptive cruise control has joined the suite of lively protection characteristics, along with a driver consideration warning, superior-beam aid and a encompass-view check. The last solution listed may possibly not make it to Australia – Hyundai says it is “not still confirmed” for our market.
Although we’re talking about the regional lineup, Hyundai claims the present motor selection will carry around, whilst the 2.-litre turbo-diesel motor gains a new eight-velocity automatic transmission.
That indicates the foundation 2.-litre GDI petrol provided with the Lively, Energetic X and Elite can make 121kW and 203Nm, when the 1.6-litre T-GDi petrol presented with the Elite and Highlander will make 130kW and 265Nm. The diesel 2.-litre CRDI will make 136kW and 400Nm.
Semi-autonomous safety systems will be supplied across the vary, even though whether or not they’ll be normal on reduce grades is however to be identified.
A regional journey and dealing with method is previously underway, also, suggesting we may see some tweaks to the Tucson’s suspension and steering set up locally.
Pricing for the Tucson has not been verified, but the vary at this time kicks of at $27,990 travel away. The organization is focusing on a Q3 arrival for the revised array.
Remain tuned for all the most recent Hyundai Tucson updates over the coming months.
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