The Hyundai Tucson could pass for being an SUV. Another model that engrose a list each day more representatives in the compact segment, led by all-powerful that Nissan Qashqai and the following Kia Sportage, VW Tiguan, renault kadjar, Ford Kuga, Suzuki S-Cross ... and so on. However, two factors are what make this special Hyundai new release: One that comes to replace ix35... vehicle, can not forget, throughout his business life has always been between 4 best-selling SUV From the market. And, two, it's not another vehicle in the range of Hyundai: it is, in fact, its flagship model, the best selling and surpassing even the i30. Monopolizes nothing less than 25 percent of sales the Korean manufacturer.
With the new Hyundai Tucson, therefore, the brand wants to take a giant step to further improve its image as a manufacturer. For that, part virtually a blank compared to the successful ix35: it has been revised from top to bottom, starting with a more powerful aesthetic and ending with the redesign of all its components. However, in such a competitive segment as it will be, ¿What are the best weapons with attacking the new Hyundai Tucson?
1- Hyundai Tucson, an SUV spacious
born with vocation undoubtedly familiar. Small was not the ix35, but the Hyundai Tucson point by point exceeds its predecessor. With 7 cm more in length (4.48 meters total) and 3 wheelbase (2.67 m), it has gained more habitability. Virtually maintains its good legroom, but has improved dimensions of width and height to become today one of the references in its class. A semi-flat floor, doors open almost 90 ° for greater access on board and the possibility of having new rear air vents complete a interior in which no trunk space needed. In fact, 513 liter kit announces antipinchazos They are much higher than those of Qashqai (439 liters), VW Tiguan (470) or Renault Kadjar (472). Even the versions equipped with the always recommended standard spare wheel under the floor guarantee more capacity with 488 liters of cargo. also offers Electric door, depending on version.
2- Hyundai Tucson, touch driving
That is another car Hyundai Tucson ix35 respect to appreciate it immediately, as driving quality. from a perfect formula new electric steering (Also configurable in Normal and Sport modes), the more precise and rigorous shift touch, passing braking equipment with larger disks (305 mm front and 302 behind) or greater deadening material in amounts, crystals or passenger compartment floor. Better feel and more refined and silent response, which is complemented by a greater agility. And, with a new platform that includes a frame and a redesigned suspension, the new Hyundai Tucson announces 48% more torsional stiffness you feel a more accurate today and especially thanks to a dynamic SUV new advanced traction control curve (Notes on how to support applies brake pressure on the inner wheel to rotate better) and, above all, the extra traction provided by its all-wheel drive versions.
3- Hyundai Tucson, SUV and todocamino
The SUV has become a almost familiar alternative to conventional hatchback or MPV, but we can not forget his essentially as SUV. True, fitted with tires almost 100% asphalt and limited headroom in practice to 17 centimeters, the new Hyundai Tucson will not allow you to address trialeras not venture too demanding, but not despise their ability to exit asphalt tracks and roads better than any conventional tourism. With a position very dominant driving, even up to 4 cm higher as rival offers versions with a effective AWD (Using a multiplate clutch sends, under normal conditions, the 100% torque to the front wheels to move up to 50% to the rear if necessary) that serial, even has Manual lock button below 40 km / h Y Descent Control: What media and a few SUVs offer.
4- Complete range of Hyundai Tucson
You may not register today the best consumption in its class. In fact, the Hyundai Tucson 2.0 CRDi 136 hp we could already try is almost 1 l / 100 km obtained by spending Renault and Nissan Qashqai Kadjar 1.6 dCi 130 hp 4X4. But with almost 200 kg more in scale they, their 6.5 l / 100 km on average are not bad (like a VW Tiguan 2.0 TDi 4Motion) and has proved to be also the fastest of all. Diesel, completes the range a good 1.7 CRDi 115 hp that accredits only 4.6 l / 100 km (which will capture nearly 60% of sales, according to Hyundai) and top 2.0 CRDi 186 CV very powerful. already gasoline, Two other good choices: A 1.6 GDi 132 hp (Access version price) and a new 1.6 T-GDI, and with turbo, 176 hp and the new Automatic dual-clutch transmission speeds and 7, self-made. In a year also come to the Diesel to further enrich its range.
5- The best equipment for Hyundai Tucson
It is no longer the cheapest. Not the most expensive. But he does have something no one else offers: Standard equipment always full. In its Essence basic finish (Only available to open range with the 1.6 GDi) and includes hood and active head restraints, cruise control, air conditioning, system hill start, rear parking sensor, automatic lights, Bluetooth, descent control, burglar alarm and tires 17 ". The top Klass and adds 17 "wheels, the bizone, fog lamps, the outer bars or power mirrors. Techno is already very complete, warning systems incorporating rear traffic and change lanes, signal recognition, rear view camera, heated seats, intelligent key, rain sensor or touch browser. While the Style includes and what even many of its rivals do not offer either option: power seats, ventilated and heated, blind control, collision avoidance system with automatic braking, opening sunroof, LED headlamps and heated steering wheel, among other things.