Hyundai India launches 2020 New Tucson through ‘The Next Dimension’; showcases All-New Creta and Spirited New Verna virtually.
Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has today launched the new Hyundai Tucson in India at the starting price of Rs. 22.30 lakh (ex-showroom, India) through its ‘The Next Dimension’ virtual initiative. Alongside the launch of New Hyundai Tucson, the 2nd largest car manufacturer in India also showcased the ultimate SUV All-New Creta and the Spirited New Verna.
‘The Next Dimension’ is the first-in-industry full-scale human-centric design showcase that bridges the distances between the dynamic physical and digital worlds and keeps the experience alive.
On the occasion of this industry-first, virtual-reality experience, Mr S S Kim, MD and CEO, Hyundai India expressed that the company is glad to introduce the Virtual World of Hyundai through an exceptional digital experience, ‘The Next Dimension’. He added that with the technological prowess, Hyundai Motors has created a new paradigm in bringing the new experience alive. He stated that ‘The Next Dimension’ is an immersive expression of different cultures through Human-Centric Design.
Through ‘The Next Dimension’ virtual world, Hyundai has highlighted its innovation-centric approach and introduced its three iconic cars – the All-New Creta, Spirited New Verna and the launch of the 2020 New Tucson.
Launch Via ‘The Next Dimension’
Earlier unveiled at the Auto Expo 2020, Hyundai New Tucson is one of the best global products from Hyundai and comes packed with world-class technology. The Tucson SUV is owned by more than 6.5 million customers across the globe, marking itself among the best-selling SUVs worldwide.
The new Hyundai Tucson is made for a modern premium SUV experience. Its 5 key pillars include:
- Premium and Bold Styling
- Dominant Performance
- Smart Technology and Comfort
- Enhanced Connectivity
- Advanced Safety
|2.0-litre petrol 6AT||2.0-litre diesel 8AT|
|Variants||GL (O)||GLS||GL(O)||GLS||GLS 4WD|
|Price (in ₹)||22,30,000||23,52,000||24,35,000||25,56,000||27,03,000|
(Ex-showroom, India prices mentioned above)
- Hyundai BlueLink (with Remote Vehicle Operations & Voice Recognition)
- Infinity Premium Sound System (8 Speakers)
- Height Adjustable Hands-Free Power Tailgate
- 8-way Power Adjustable Passenger Seat
- Wireless Phone Charger
- Twin Chrome Exhaust
- Welcome Function
- Door Pocket Lighting
- Chrome Outside Door handles
- Diesel Engine (Power -185ps/ Torque-40.8kgm)
- Wonder Warranty (Up to 5 Years Standard)
Hyundai Tucson goes with the company’s ‘Safe Drive Philosophy’. The SUV comes with a strong body structure, made from advanced high strength steel that keeps the body shell tough and lowers the vehicle weight. The New Tucson ensures premium safety with six airbags and also comes with smart electronic safety features to improve braking performance and provide the vehicle directional stability. These features include Intelligent Traction Control with ESC & VSM, Hill-Assist for Decent & Ascent along with new safety features such as Electronic Parking Brakes and TPMS.
Technology and Comfort Features
Hyundai has offered the New Tucson with various ultimate comfort and convenience features, many of them being first-in-segment. These first-in-segment features include Power Adjustable Front Seats (Passenger Seat – 8 Way Adjustable, Driver Seat – 10 Way Adjustable), 8-Speaker Featuring Infinity Premium Sound System, Wireless Charger, Hands-Free Power Tailgate, etc. Besides this, the Tucson 2020 also gets wide open Panoramic Sunroof, Dual-Zone FATC with Rear AC vents along with Electronic Parking Brake, which together add an absolute comfort while driving this SUV.
New Hyundai Tucson is first vehicle in its segment offered with advanced connected car technology; credits “Hyundai BlueLink”. The BlueLink technology allows you to remotely lock/unlock the vehicle along with giving you an incredible experience of starting the engine as well as AC via smartphone or smartwatch. Besides this, the new Tucson can be immobilized and tracked down with just a touch of a button. Furthermore, there is a floating type large 20.32 cm HD touchscreen infotainment system featured on the dash which supports Android Auto, Apple CarPlay along with Voice Recognition.
Premium and Bold Styling
As compared to the other SUVs in India, the new Tucson gets a dynamic styling that attracts the onlookers at the very first glance. This all-new Hyundai Tucson features the signature cascade design chrome front grille that gives it a bold and confident appearance. The penta projector LED headlights in addition to the LED DRLs and LED tail lamps further enhance the premiumness of this SUV. For a sporty cum luxurious character, it gets large 18 inches alloy wheels and twin chrome exhausts. Inside, the luxury is offered through its premium all-black interiors and leather stitched dashboard.
Specifications and Performance
The new Hyundai Tucson gets calibrating 2.0-litre diesel and petrol engines. The diesel engine gets a new and advanced 8-speed automatic transmission and produces best-in-segment power and torque of 185ps and 40.8 kgm respectively. Likewise, the petrol engine also churns amazing peak power and peak torque of 152 ps and 19.6 kgm respectively. This petrol engine comes mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. The driving pleasure is further maximized through Tucson’s HTRAC four-wheel-drive system, advanced traction control and varied drive modes.
New Hyundai Tucson Engine Details
|R 2.0L diesel||Nu 2.0L petrol|
|Maximum Power||185 ps||152 ps|
|Maximum Torque||40.8 kgm||19.6 kgm|
|Transmission Type||8AT (New)||6AT|
For customers’ complete peace of mind, the all-new Hyundai Tucson is offered with the Hyundai Premium Assurance Program (HPAP) along with ‘Wonder Warranty’ of up to 5 years. Under the HPAP, the company offers 3 years or 30,000 km free maintenance, Road Side Assistance, Blue Link/Map Subscription and Premium Care Visit. For hassle-free ownership experience, the ‘Wonder Warranty’ comes with customized choices as per the driving needs of the customers, i.e. warranty for 3 Years/Unlimited km or 4 Years /60,000 km or 5 Years /50,000 km.
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