South Korean automaker Hyundai has finally unveiled the facelift version of the Tuscon crossover at the 2018 New York International Auto Show. One of the top-selling models for the South Korean auto major in international markets, the 2019 Tucson also gets subtle design updates and some new features. The updated Tucson is India-bound and is expected to be launched in the country by the end of this year.
Mechanically, In USA the next-gen Hyundai Tuscon will come two engine options- a 2.0-litre four-cylinder unit which produces a maximum power output of 164 hp and 205 Nm of peak torque while the other is the range-topping 2.4-litre four-cylinder mill churning out 181 hp and 237 Nm torque. The automaker has replaced the 1.6-litre turbo motor and produces 6 hp more but the torque rating is reduced by 28 Nm. The crossover SUV will be available in five different variants namely Value, SE, SEL, Sport and Limited while the entry-level Value and SE are to be offered only with the 2.0-litre engine, the other variants will receive the new 2.4-litre motor.