Hyundai Tucson, the hotly anticipated premium hybrid SUV from the South Korean carmaker was set to be propelled in India on October 24. In any case, the organization has now conveyed an announcement saying that the dispatch of the model won't happen on the said date and has been put off. The automaker has not refered to an explanation behind the same, but rather said that the rescheduling was done because of unavoidable reasons.
With the landing of the merry season, it was normal that Hyundai would need to take advantage of the propitious temperament with the new Tucson. Considering the late surge in SUV deals in India, Hyundai couldn't have found a superior time to dispatch the SUV in India. Truth be told, early this year, Hyundai even showcased the new-gen Tucson at the 2016 Auto Expo, where it reported its choice to dispatch the SUV this year in the nation.
Hyundai initially propelled the Tucson SUV in 2004 and conveyed the original model to India in 2005. The SUV was entirely prevalent in India and Hyundai sold the auto in the nation for more than five years before it at long last ceased the auto inferable from falling interest. At present, the Tucson is in its third era and considering the developing interest for hybrid SUVs in the nation, Hyundai feels it is the correct time the convey back the Tucson nameplate to India. Upon its dispatch, the new era Hyundai Tucson will be situated between the Creta and Santa Fe SUVs in the automaker's Indian line-up.
The new-gen Hyundai Tucson has been based on the organization's prominent Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 configuration logic. Like other Hyundai models, this additionally gets those smooth bends around the edges that have been further highlighted by a la mode highlights like – a forcing hexagonal grille with chrome supports, classy sweptback headlamps, slanting roofline, a lively guard, and wrap-around LED taillights to oblige the SUV's rough profile. Word has it that Hyundai expects to accomplish 50 for each penny localisation for the Tucson.
The lodge of the new Hyundai Tuscon offers calfskin upholstery for the seats, cowhide wrapping for the instrument board and directing wheel. The element list incorporates a touchscreen infotainment framework with AUX, USB and Bluetooth availability, a top of the line sound framework with 8 speakers, a discretionary all encompassing sunroof, and electric lift entryway among others.
Despite the fact that the organization is yet to affirm the insights about the motor line-up, the 2016 Hyundai Tucson is liable to be offered with a 2.0-liter diesel motor in two conditions of tune. The motor creates 134bhp and 181bhp and will get both, a 6-speed manual and programmed gearbox as transmission alternatives like the Creta.
The new Hyundai Tucson will go up against names, for example, the Honda CR-V, Skoda Yeti, and SsangYong Rexton. We anticipate that the SUV will cost some place between 20 lakh – 25 lakh (ex-showroom). The new dispatch date is yet to be affirmed, so try to continue watching this space.