According to latest car news, Hyundai Motor India has officially launched the four-wheel drive version of its well-known Tucson. This 4WD system comes exclusively in the top-spec Hyundai Tucson 2.0 Diesel AT GLS at a price tag of Rs 25.19 lakh (P1,970,255). Now, bookings for the all-new Hyundai Tucson 4WD 2017 have been opened across India dealerships.
This 4WD system comes exclusively in the top-spec Hyundai Tucson 2.0 Diesel AT GLS
“Introduction of 4WD is to bring to the customer the next level of cutting edge technology in Dynamic Styling, Athletic Performance, Advanced Safety and Smart Comfort as product innovation towards competitive advantage in fast growing SUV market while also enhancing the overall price value equation through value engineering and passing the price benefit to customer,” said Y K Koo - Managing Director and CEO of Hyundai Motor India.
Introduction of 4WD is to bring to the customer the next level of cutting edge technology
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The new drive configuration, in particular, features the Active On–Demand 4WD with 50/50 front and rear 4WD Lock mode triggered by the driver to provide torque from the front to the rear wheels. Moreover, the system also comes with Advanced Traction Cornering Control (ATCC) in charge of feeding power to the four wheels with the most traction.
The new drive configuration features the Active On–Demand 4WD
The Hyundai Tucson 4WD 2017 is still powered by the 2.0L CRDi diesel engine pushing out 185 hp at 4,000 rpm and 400 Nm of peak torque between 1,750 – 2,750 rpm, paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Besides, exterior and interior design receive no changes.
In passing, let’s check out the Hyundai Tucson 2017 prices in the Philippines:
|Hyundai Tucson 2.0 GL 4x2 MT||Gasoline||₱1,128,000|
|Hyundai Tucson 2.0 GL 4x2 AT||Gasoline||₱1,218,000|
|Hyundai Tucson 2.0 CRDi GL 4x2 AT||Diesel||₱1,388,000|
|Hyundai Tucson 2.0 CRDi GLS 4x2 AT||Diesel||₱1,598,000|
Hope that the Hyundai Tucson 4x4 2017 will soon hit our shores.
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Know more about Hyundai Tucson 2023
The 2023 Hyundai Tucson is a five-seater compact crossover. Locally, this model has two variants. There’s the GLS+ 2.0 CRDi, and the 2.0 GLS AT. The CRDi model is diesel, while the other one is gasoline. They then have a price of Php 1,840,000 and Php 1,570,000 respectively.
Under the hood, the GLS+ CRDi variant uses a 2.0-liter turbodiesel engine that can make up to 183 horsepower and 416 Nm of torque. The GLS meanwhile gets a 2.0-liter gasoline mill that can churn out 153 horsepower and 192 Nm of torque.
For transmissions, the diesel variant uses an eight-speed automatic tranny. The gasoline version meanwhile uses a six-speed automatic tranny. Both variants are front-wheel-drive.
Size-wise, the new Tucson is 4,630mm long, 1,865mm wide, and 1,665mm in height. They also come with a wheelbase length of 2,755mm, and a ground clearance of 181mm.
Locally, the Hyundai Tucson competes against the likes of the Toyota RAV4, Mazda CX-5, Chery Tiggo 5 Pro, Subaru Forester, Peugeot 3008, among others.
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