The 2020 Hyundai Tucson has been launched at a starting price of ₹ 22.30 lakhs(ex-showroom).
Originally, it was planned to launch in March but due to COVID-19 pandemic, it was postponed. It was showcased at the Auto Expo 2020.
The facelifted model has been launched with two variants to choose from GL and GLS.
The 2020 Hyundai Tucson comes with a new chrome grille, LED headlights, DRLs and a new front bumper. The side profile remains the same, except the new 18-inch alloys, while roof rails are on offer as well. At the rear, there are all-new LED taillights and also a redesigned bumper.
The interior has also received several changes. The dashboard gets an update. A Floating 8-inch touchscreen infotainment has been offered and comes with Hyundai’s Blue Link connected car tech. Also on offer are Andriod Auto and Apple Car Play.
The driver’s instrument cluster has also received an update. The steering continuous to house buttons for various functions. The front seats are electrically adjustable and ventilated. Other features offered include wireless smartphone charging, rain-sensing wipers and a panoramic sunroof.
Safety is well cared with six airbags, front and reverse parking sensors, hill assist and many more.
The Tucson is powered by a 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol engine producing 150 PS and 192 Nm of torque. On the other hand diesel with the same capacity produces 182 PS And 400 Nm of twisting force. There will be a 6-speed automatic transmission for petrol. While there is a new 8-speed auto for the diesel. The SUV also features all-wheel drive but only on the top-spec GLS variant.
The 2020 Tucson was launched in a virtual event.
The Tucson will be competing with Jeep Compass, Volkswagen T-Roc, Skoda Karoq and Honda CR-V.