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    Much Awaited Hyundai Tucson With Intellimatic ‘4WD’ Launched At INR 25.19 Lakh

    by V3Cars Team on Monday, Oct 16 2017

    Hyundai Motor Pvt Ltd has launched the much awaited Tucson SUV with Intellimatic 4 wheel drive in India. The four wheel drive SUV has been launched at Rs 25.19 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). However, the 4WD option will be offered on the top-spec 2.0-litre GLS automatic variant only. Also, the Tucson offers 'On-Demand 4WD functioning' which means that the SUV automatically understands the need for 4WD to be engaged, by assessing the condition of the terrain and implements traction control on the rear wheels. Sensing the same, the engine distributes the power to all wheels without the driver needing to intervene. The automaker has already begun taking bookings for the Tucson 4WD across dealerships in India.

    Hyundai Motor Pvt Ltd has launched the much awaited Tucson SUV with Intellimatic 4 wheel drive in India. The four wheel drive SUV has been launched at Rs 25.19 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). However, the 4WD option will be offered on the top-spec 2.0-litre GLS automatic variant only. Also, the Tucson offers 'On-Demand 4WD functioning' which means that the SUV automatically understands the need for 4WD to be engaged, by assessing the condition of the terrain and implements traction control on the rear wheels. Sensing the same, the engine distributes the power to all wheels without the driver needing to intervene. The automaker has already begun taking bookings for the Tucson 4WD across dealerships in India.

     

    Speaking at the launch, Y K Koo, Managing Director and CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, “We are happy to introduce the most awaited 4WD Global SUV – TUCSON to the Indian market. Introduction of 4WD is to bring to the customer the next level of cutting edge technology in Dynamic Styling, Athletic Performance, Advanced Safety and Smart Comfort as product innovation towards competitive advantage in fast growing SUV market while also enhancing the overall price value equation through value engineering and passing the price benefit to customer. The TUCSON is engineered to deliver Excellence with Dynamic Styling, Athletic Performance, and Smart Comfort along with Advanced Safety. With the introduction of 4WD TUCSON; we have focused on the localization thus offering competitive pricing for our valued customers. Superior customer experience through innovation is the hallmark of Hyundai Brand DNA. The much awaited 4WD system is an up-gradation to TUCSON’s cutting edge technology and will surely raise the excitement in the growing SUV market in India.”

     

    According to Hyundai, the on-demand 4WD system ensures better Fuel Efficiency as intelligent switching ON/OFF for 4WD system. It also helps the SUV to be more economical along with optimizing the wear and tear on the mechanical parts of the vehicle. We can also engage 4WD lock mode manually, resulting in 50:50 distribution of torque between the front and rear wheels. In addition, Hyundai will also be offering Advanced Traction Cornering Control (ATCC), which helps to transfer the maximum amount of torque to the wheel having the maximum grip.

     

    Apart from these, Hyundai India will also offer electronic stability control; hill assist, down-hill brake control and brake assist on all automatic Tucson models. According to the manufacturer, Tucson has sold over 4.5 million units till date since its launch and has emerged as one of the bestselling SUVs in the world. The SUV was first launched in November 2016 in India and now the South Korean automaker has introduced the much awaited 4 wheel drive system with the SUV. Now, it will be interesting to see how much the Intellimatic 4WD system with the Tucson add to the success story of the SUV.

    Let’s have a look at the pricing details according to the variant-

    Fuel Type

    Variant

    Price (Rs.)

    Petrol

    2WD MT

    17,99,900

    2WD AT GL

    20,99,000

    Diesel

    2WD MT

    19,95,900

    2WD AT GL

    22,49,000

    4WD AT GLS

    25,19,000


    *All prices ex-showroom, Delhi.


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