Entering the 4th generation, Hyundai Tucson 2021 looks like a completely new car, not related to the old generation, from exterior design to interior equipment.
Entering the 4th generation, Hyundai Tucson uses the sensuous Sportiness design language – Sensuous Sportiness. The wide front grille integrates the headlights, that is, when the car does not turn on the lights, only the dark grille will be visible, the LED daytime lights are not clearly visible.
This sharp design continues on the sides of the car, with ribs forming a muscle shape, with angled, masculine wheel arches.
At the rear, the rear of the car is also completely new, including the tail lights on each side divided into two, but connected together by a thin strip of lights, the wiper is hidden under the rear spoiler, the Hyundai logo is sunk inside. underneath the glass, rear bumper and a stylish rear diffuser.
The taillights are also half hidden.
In the US market, the petrol engine Tucson has 7 different exterior colors, including: cream white, Phantom black, Shimmering silver, Nocturne gray, Amazon gray, magenta, and dark blue.
Like the exterior, the space inside the car is also completely new, with the center console located vertically, reaching down from the dashboard like a waterfall. The infotainment system with a 10.25 inch touch screen is located next to the digital instrument cluster. Hyundai has also removed the traditional buttons and knobs for the air-conditioning and heating system.
The color-changing interior lighting system is arranged in the storage slot on either side of the center console, around the wireless charging plate area and on both sides of the door. This system comes in 64 colors and 10 different brightness levels.
The new-generation Tucson has a second row that folds flat and has a storage capacity of 1,095 liters.
The high-end versions use a 10.25-inch touchscreen, while the standard versions use an 8-inch screen, but all support wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, and Bluetooth connectivity options. two devices at the same time.
The new Tucson also has an app that uses NFC (short-range wireless connectivity standard) to unlock and lock the car, and allows the driver to start the car and turn on the air conditioner from a distance of less than 30 meters.
The new Hyundai Tucson is equipped with a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder petrol engine, producing 187 horsepower and 182 lb-ft (247 Nm) of torque, combined with an 8-speed automatic transmission. The 4-wheel drive system has 7 driving modes: Eco, Comfort, Smart, Sport, Mud, Sand and Snow.
In addition, there is a turbocharged 1.6-liter 4-cylinder petrol engine in the hybrid and plug-in hybrid system, with 227 hp and 258 lb-ft (350 Nm) of torque.
The new generation of Hyundai Tucson will be available on the Korean market this September, under the 2021 version, and in the US at the beginning of next year, under the 2020 version.
According to Carscoops, Autoblog