Hyundai Tucson receives new Diesel variant in Malaysia

Updated Apr 05, 2021 | Same topic: Most Updated Car Concept

A new Tucson 2.0L CRDI diesel trim level has been officially introduced in Malaysian market.

The Hyundai Tucson Diesel 2.0L CRDI is the third variant of the third-generation Tucson in Malaysia beside the existing 2.0L Elegance and 1.6L T-GDI gasoline models.

angular front of the Hyundai Tucson 2.0L CRDI diesel

The Hyundai Tucson Diesel 2.0L CRDI is the third variant of the third-generation Tucson

As the name explicates, the diesel Tucson is driven by a 2.0L CRDi engine delivering 176 hp and 400 Nm of peak torque at 1,750-2,750 rpm, channeled to a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Outside, the new SUV is currently redecorated with new projector LED headlights with LED running lights in daytime, and 19-inch wheels. Other convenient features include a smart powered tailgate and keyless entry.

angular of the Hyundai Tucson Diesel 2.0L CRDI

The Tucson is currently redecorated with new projector LED headlights with LED daytime running lights, and 19-inch wheels

The cabin is also more functional with new items such as a front camera, an auto hold brake function, electronic-chromic rear view mirror, electronic parking break, rear AC vents, an 8-way power-adjustable driver’s seat and notably, a Supervision 4.2-inch TFT LCD multi-infotainment display.

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Safety-wise, it’s essential to mention a set of 6 airbags, ESC, hill start assist, hill descent control, ABS with EBD and brake assist. vehicle stability management as well as Isofix rear child restraint. What’s more, leather upholstery packages (in red or white), an additional body kit and 19-inch five-spoke alloy wheels come as optional accessories.

cabin of the Hyundai Tucson Diesel 2.0L CRDI

The cabin is also more functional with new items 

The pricing for the new Hyundai Tucson Diesel 2.0L CRDI ranges from RM155,788 (P1.82 million) on-the-road without insurance. However, the price already includes a 5-year/300,000 km warranty, whichever comes first in addition to a 50,000 km/3-year free service programme.

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Hyundai Tucson

<p>The Hyundai Tucson is a compact, five-door crossover with a front-engine, front-wheel-drive layout. It can fit in up to five occupants including the driver, and it has a default cargo space of&nbsp;877-liters. For the Philippine market, the Hyundai-made model either gets a 2.0-liter inline-4 gasoline engine or a 2.0-liter turbodiesel inline-4. The gasoline engine option can make up to 155 horsepower and 192 Nm of torque. The diesel option can produce 185 horsepower and 402 Nm of torque. Only the entry-level GL 2.0 FWD MT is available with a six-speed manual transmission.The automatic gasoline variant uses a six-speed automatic gearbox, while the diesel variants come standard with an eight-speed automatic transmission.</p>

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