The Korean car manufacturer Hyundai will refresh their Tucson model. Named Hyundai Tucson 2018, this model will hit the dealerships by the end of next year. As we know, this model has already refreshed one year ago and the new model for 2018 will get more improvements and new things. There is going to be some slight redesigns from the outside and some updated features from the inside. The engines, on the other hand, will remain the same as before. According to Hyundai, this model will have a lot of sales around the world, and their goal is now more sales than a model for 2017, but we think that is quite normal and achievable.
Hyundai Tucson 2018 – Slightly Improved Design:
The exterior design of the recently developed Hyundai Tucson 2018 will be very attractive and according to Company, we can expect some slight redesigns from the outside. The front fascia of this model will be slightly improved and we can see sharper angles this time. The general design of the elements at the front side will remain the same, so we can notice trapezoidal molded grille with the small Company logo in the middle. The headlights and the grille will still have the same connection as before. All the lighting on the vehicle will use latest LED technology, including headlights, fog lights, and taillights.
Under the grille, we can see stylish front bumper with the large air intakes as well as with the stylish openings for fog lights. The rear side of this model will remain unchanged and here we can see the same rear bumper as well as the same taillights, but powered with the newest LEDs. At the sides, the newly model will be equipped with the 17 X 7-inch aluminum wheels fitted with P225/60HR17 tires for all season.
Inside the Cabin:
From the inside, the Hyundai Tucson 2018 will remain the same when it comes to the design of the cabin. However, there is going to be some updated system inside. For example, we can expect better infotainment as well as an improved audio system. The leather upholstery is still the standard features for the seats. Also, all seats are very adjustable and comfort in the cabin remains at the high dose. At the middle of the dash, we can see 5.0-inch touchscreen display. Some of the other standard interior and high-tech features will include 6 Speakers, AM/FM/CD/MP3 Audio System, Wireless Streaming, iPod/USB and auxiliary input jacks, 1 LCD Monitor In The Front, 6-way adjustable driver’s seat, 4-Way Passenger Seat, Front Cupholder, Rear Cupholder, Manual Air Conditioning, Cruise Control, and many others as well.Hyundai Tucson 2018 – Engine and Performance
Hyundai Tucson 2018 – Engine:
The upcoming Hyundai Tucson 2018 will be powered by an Inline-4 engine with the displacement of 2.0 liter. This engine will be generating up to 164 hp. The power from this engine will be routed to front wheels trough the 6-speed automatic transmission system. According to EPA, this model will have fuel economy rate of 23/30/26 at the city/highway/combined. The acceleration from 0-60 mph will be 7.4 seconds while the top speed will be rated at 129 mph.
Hyundai Tucson 2018 – Dispatch Date, MSRP, and Rivals:
The release date of the refreshed Hyundai Tucson will be by the end of next year. When it comes to prices, this model will have a starting MSRP of around $24.000. The main rivals will be Kia Sportage, Mazda CX-5, and Nissan Qashqai.