Hyundai Tucson: A compact SUV with a touch of ruggedness

With an appealing combination of exclusiveness and functionality it is easy to see why finding a Hyundai Tucson for sale is a popular option. Not only does the new Hyundai Tucson boast a premium design it also offers great value for money.


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Its predecessor which was released in 2009 was hugely successful and it is predicted that the new Hyundai Tucson will also achieve high sales. The Hyundai SUV has a good reputation for being an excellent family car. Take a look at our blog on the Hyundai Tucson to find out everything you need to know about this capable car.

Exterior Design of the Tucson

The exterior design of the Hyundai Tucson 2016 has a European flair. It combines functionality with sophistication to offer motorists an aesthetically appealing SUV. While this model is designed to look good it also offers families a reliable ride. The exterior design of this model is just one of the many reasons why you should find a Tucson for sale.


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The New Hyundai Tucson’s Interior Features

The Tucson has a spacious interior with plenty of room for your family. There is plenty of room inside the vehicle for sports equipment or school bags. It offers 513 litres of luggage space and with the back seats folded down the luggage area can be extended to 1503 litres.


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The redesigned centre console looks smarter. It is easy to stay connected with Bluetooth and USB. The top-of-the-range models come with the option of a big infotainment screen.

Safety first in this Hyundai SUV

With both passive and active safety features the Tucson offers you and your family extra protection. Whether you are setting off on a family holiday or running errands in the city you will feel safe in the Tucson.


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Blind spot detection and vehicle stability management offer the driver extra support. The rear cross traffic alert is another note-worthy feature of this model. Six airbags help to protect the vehicle’s occupants in the event of a collision.

The Tucson’s Performance

With five models to choose from you can choose a version that best meets your requirements and pocket.

The entry level Hyundai Tucson for sale is the 2.0 Premium which is available with a manual or automatic 6-speed transmission.

If you are looking for a top-of-the-range model then take a look at the 1.6 TGDi Elite which boasts a 7-speed Dual-clutch Transmission as well as All-Wheel Drive. The engine delivers an excellent performance which is not compromised by increased altitudes. This means that residents of Johannesburg can enjoy the Tucson’s remarkable performance too.

The dual-clutch 1.6 Hyundai Tucson offers two driving modes which include eco and sport. The fuel consumption of the 2.0 Tucson is 8.9L/100km with a manual transmission and 8.5L/100km with a dual-clutch box.


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You can find a new Hyundai Tucson at the starting price of R 359 900. The top of the range model will set you back R 499 900. Take a look at an overview of the Tucson’s specifications.

Hyundai Tucson 2016 Performance and Specifications

1.6 Tucson2.0 Tucson
EngineTurbocharged, 4-cylinderTurbocharged, 4-cylinder
Power Output (kW)130115
Torque (Nm)265196

Once you have read more about the Hyundai Tucson you can take one of these remarkable SUVs for a test drive to experience its capabilities for yourself. In the market for a stunning Hyundai Tucson for sale? Visit and browse through the amazing collection of vehicles advertised online by both dealers and private sellers.

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2 Responses

  1. Raphael says:

    Does the top of the range come with an infotainment screen??? I didnt see that at the dealership.

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