Hyundai Tucson 2016 – Everything You Wanted to Know



Hyundai Motor India Ltd launched its third SUV in the country – the All New 2016 Tucson. It is available in both petrol and diesel variants, with a starting introductory price tag of Rs. 18.99 lakh (ex-showroom New Delhi). The Tucson 2016 has thus been placed between the Creta and the Santa Fe.

Hyundai has been focusing on the premium segment of the Indian car market. It launched the 2016 Elantra sedan a couple of months back, and now the Tucson has been introduced in the same price bracket. However, Hyundai India has officially mentioned that the SUV won’t be cannibalising the sedan’s sales due to them being in different segments.

Here`s everything you wanted to know about the new Tucson:


New Hyundai Tucson 2016 Price in India

VariantPrice (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
2WD MT PetrolRs 18.99 Lakh
2WD AT GL PetrolRs 21.79 Lakh
2WD MT DieselRs 21.59 Lakh
2WD AT GL DieselRs 23.48 Lakh
2WD AT GLS DieselRs 24.99 Lakh



New Hyundai Tucson 2016 India Specs

The all new Tucson is powered by two advanced and powerful engines – 2.0 Nu Dual VTVT Petrol Engine and 2.0 R e-VGT Diesel Engine.

Petrol2.0-litre, 4-cylinder VTVT Petrol
Maximum power155bhp @ 6200rpm
Maximum torque192Nm @ 4000rpm
Diesel2.0-litre Diesel
Max Power185bhp @ 4,000rpm
Max Torque400Nm @ 1,750rpm -2,750rpm
Gearbox6-speed Manual & Automatic
Drivetrain systemTwo wheel drive


Hyundai Tucson 2016 Dimensions

Length4475 mm
Width1850 mm
Height1645 mm
Wheelbase2670 mm
Fuel tank capacity513 litres
Boot space62 litres


Hyundai Tucson 2016 Interior


The spruced up all-black interior having silver trim on the center console and HVAC vents looks premium. The design however will remind you of the conventional layout. The leather-wrapped steering wheel having buttons on both spokes for dual-zone auto climate control as well as audio, 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with satellite navigation, ventilated 8-way electrically adjustable front seats, 4.2-inch driver information display and smart powered tailgate impart a wow factor to the interior. The 5-seat arrangement with ample space for front and rear seat occupants further makes it high on comfort and convenience.

Talking about its safety features, Tucson 2016 is equipped with six airbags, advanced electronic parking brake, autonomous emergency braking, lane departure warning system with lane assist, static cornering lights, automatic parking, tyre pressure monitoring system, drive mode selector, automatic parking and blind spot assist system.


Hyundai Tucson 2016 Exterior

The all new Tucson is based on the automaker’s new Fluidic 2.0 design philosophy. It gets modern & confident SUV characteristics that are matched with elegant and sleek looks. The front is dominated by the company’s large signature hexagonal grille, which is flanked on both sides with dual-barrel LED headlamps, along with the LED Daytime Running Lights. The rear profile has a clean design with horizontal lines that flows from the rear wheel arches to the LED taillight clusters. The appeal of the car is further highlighted with the Twin Chrome exhausts, roof rails, and black cladding running through the body’s lower panels.


New Hyundai Tucson 2016 Images


Hyundai Tucson 2016 Exterior Features

  • Dual Barrel LED Headlamps (1st-in-Class)
  • LED Static Bending (1st-in-Class)
  • Positioning Lamps
  • Fog Lamps with LED DRL (1st-in-Class)
  • LED Rear Combination Lamps
  • Twin Chrome Exhaust (1st-in-Class)
  • R18 Diamond-cut Alloy Wheels (1st-in-Class)
  • Sporty Spoiler with LED Stop Lamp
  • Chrome Door Handle with Pocket Lighting
  • Puddle Lamp (1st-in-Class)
  • Chrome Finish Beltline
  • Shark Fin Antenna


Hyundai Tucson 2016 Interiors

The interiors are in line with the brand’s focus towards quality and practicality. The dashboard gets a long flowing, well organized horizontal layout. Silver inserts provide apt detailing on the center console.


Hyundai Tucson 2016 Safety

  • 6 Airbags to provide excellent safety from front and side impact
  • ESP with VSM
  • HAC (Hill-start Assist Control)
  • DBC (Downhill Brake control) (1st-in-Class)
  • ABS with EBD
  • Front & Rear Parking Sensors (1st-in-Class)
  • Reverse Parking Camera with Steering Adaptive Guidelines
  • Height Adjustable Front Seatbelts
  • Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
  • Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
  • 3 Point ELR Seatbelt
  • Door inside Reflectors
  • Child Seat Anchor


Hyundai Tucson 2016 Mileage

EngineARAI (Certified figures)
(6 Speed MT) in Kmpl
ARAI (Certified figures)
(6 Speed AT) in Kmpl