A small town in Arizona, Tucson; will now be known all over the globe as 2017 Hyundai Tucson. It is a compact four-door crossover manufactured in South Korean by the renowned car maker Hyundai.
The car was introduced in 2004, and the present model is most probably going to be the third generation model. The 2017 Tucson is equipped with all necessary gadgets and can reach all possible kinds of terrain.
Exteriors and Interior Design of 2017 Hyundai Tucson
The 2017 Hyundai Tucson has got refreshed looks and impressive appearance; it has got bi-functional HID headlamp with LED positioning lamps. Electric folding outside mirrors which were not seen in the previous models. On the back, improvisations have been done with a rear spoiler and eye-catching rear combination LED lights competent to its dynamic design.
Sleek roof rails on either side of the car along with wide rear quarter glass are complemented by the low profile design. New dual pipes exhaust design is the latest add-on to the segment. The longer wheelbase and lower ride height enhance the driver’s control and driving experience.
Interiors of 2017 Hyundai Tucson can be described only by comparing its ride with a first class executive ride. Basic design is compiled in four shades, and they are black, gray, beige and burgundy. Both comfort and space are in abundance, new technologies such as integrated memory seats.
Also, steering wheel remote controls, heated and ventilated seats along with power adjustment to the front seat also. Navigation system and surround sound are of premium quality and respond quickly.
This Hyundai Tucson 2017 is also equipped with advanced smart cruise control, blind spot detection, lane departure warning system, and autonomous emergency braking. This feature ensures one’s security to the fullest.
2017 Hyundai Tucson – Engine Specifications and Performance
During Geneva show, Hyundai came up with two concept variants, hybrid electric and diesel-powered plug-in hybrid. This hybrid one combines 2.0-liter turbocharged diesel engine with an electric motor which eventually produces 144 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. The combination brings about increment of 10 percent in the power system.
Another hybrid model for 2017 Hyundai Tucson’s platform is 1.7-liter diesel engine accompanied by 67 hp generating electric motor. The motor is powered by 10.7 kWh lithium-ion polymer batteries that can cover 50 miles on single charge.
Fuel efficiency is also quite good, within the city; it offers 22 mpg whereas on highways it gives more than 25 mpg. Initial boot of the car is also much appreciated. Zero to 60 mph is achieved in less than 8 seconds.
2017 Hyundai Tucson – Competition and Price:
It is expected to cost more than $23,000 for its base model; that is front wheel drive vehicle. All-Drive wheel models are going to cost more than the cars of the same segment. SE model purchase can be a wise decision. It is expected to be launch in last quarter of this year.