SPIED: 2016 Hyundai Tucson ahead of India launch

The Indian launch of the new 2016 Hyundai Tucson isn’t far away now, and this image of the premium SUV caught testing was snapped in Chennai.


Measuring 4,475 mm long, 1850 mm wide, 1,655 mm tall and has a wheelbase that’s 2,670 mm long. It features a bold hexagonal radiator grille, sharply styled halogen projector headlamps with LED guide lights and daytime running lights and a chiseled, muscular body to boot. Further gets a rear spoiler with a high-mounted stop lamp, rear combination lights and 17-inch alloy wheels wrapped in 225/60 rubbers.

For India, the engine is likely to be a 2.0-litre diesel engine which is paired to a 6-speed automatic gearbox. This unit develops 182.5 BHP of power and 402 Nm of torque. Both AWD and FWD variants are expected to be on offer.

Expected to be priced between Rs. 17-22 lakh, the new Tucson fills the gap between the Creta and the ultra premium Santa Fe for the Indian market.

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Source: Motoroids