Hyundai Tucson 1.6 TGDi SE Connect 5dr 2WD Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
petrol
Gearbox:
manual
Doors:
5 doors
Hyundai Tucson 2021 front
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  • Hyundai Tucson 2021 front
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Rear 3/4 tracking
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  • Hyundai Tucson 2021 rear seats
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Centre console
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Rear 3/4 static
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Left front 3/4 static
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  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 front grille
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  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Rear bumper and exhaust
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Left front wheel
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Steering wheel and instrument cluster
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Front 3/4 static at night
  • Hyundai Tucson 2021 front
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Rear 3/4 tracking
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Steering wheel
  • Hyundai Tucson 2021 rear seats
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Centre console
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Rear 3/4 static
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Left front 3/4 static
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Front static
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Rear static
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 front grille
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Rear lights
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Rear bumper and exhaust
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Left front wheel
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Steering wheel and instrument cluster
  • Hyundai Tucson 2020 Front 3/4 static at night
RRP £28,495What Car? Target Price£28,222
Review

Obviously, this is an early drive with many unknowns – because Hyundai hasn’t divulged all the details yet. We’ve also only driven what’s expected to be the top-spec trim and engine combination. However, the signs look very good if you’re after a spacious family SUV with the option of a punchy but frugal hybrid petrol engine. There are more comfortable and better-handling family SUVs, though.

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Hyundai haven’t released trim and equipment levels as yet.

This has the same 148bhp and 0-62mph of 10.3sec as the entry-level petrol version (which is the only one without hybrid tech and only comes with a manual gearbox), but adds 48-volt mild hybrid technology (badged MHEV) for added efficiency and the option of a seven-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH10.3 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol
GearboxMANUAL
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

42.2

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

620

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

151

g/km

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