The last few years in the Hyundai circle had something exciting to offer the automobile world, and one of these was the launch of the Tucson model, that has till date scored the best-selling record. Now with its fourth generation rolling in, the new 2022 model year edition of the Hyundai Tucson will have some goodies to offer the buyers, who are already done waiting.
Continuing in the same SE, SEL, N Line, and Limited trim levels, the 2022 Hyundai Tucson now has a new powertrain introduced to the lineup which consists of a 2.5L inline-4 engine releasing 187-hp, informed one member of the sales department at the Willow Grove Hyundai dealer floor. He also added that this engine has an extraordinary refinement while chasing the best fuel economy figures in the said segment, which makes the 2022 Hyundai Tucson model series stand against the popularity of the Mazda CX-5, Honda CR-V, and the Toyota RAV4.
The all-new 2022 Hyundai Tucson lineup is stretched into four trims- SE, SEL, N Line, and Limited, seeing off the earlier outgoing models, namely the Value, Sport, and Ultimate trims. An off-road expert XRT trim is on its way to join the latest lineup of the 2022 Hyundai Tucson very soon, confirmed our reliable sources at the above mentioned dealership.
The 2022 model year edition of the Hyundai Tucson lineup as mentioned above, now welcomes a new 2.5L inline-4 engine that is capable of making 187 hp and 178 lb-ft. of torque. The said engine is duly paired to a new 8-speed automatic gearbox to handle the gear shifts. This new engine is serving the 2022 Hyundai Tucson lineup as a replacement of the older 2.0L inline-4 engine which used to deliver 161-hp. The new entrant is set as the base engine for the new 2022 model year lineup of the Hyundai Tucson series. The 8-speed automatic transmission is used for directing all the engine power to the front wheels by the standard rule and relay them to all four wheels, if you go with the available option.
The 2022 Hyundai Tucson now has the best in class driving dynamics to boast about. For enhanced ride quality, Hyundai has improved the suspension that has now become more tuned up to ignore the road imperfections, especially when you drive through some unknown territory with more off-road patches. The 2022 Hyundai Tucson might not make you feel all that great around the corners but its grip the road surface compensates the drawback with a supple body movement while rolling on the uneven surfaces.
With the new engine the 2022 Hyundai Tucson models now can chase much better fuel economy records than its outgoing models. The EPA records the estimates as 26 mpg in the city roads, 33 mpg on the highways, and 29 mpg in a combined drive, with the RWD setup.
Our test drive with the newly revised models of the 2022 Hyundai Tucson at the Willow Grove Hyundai dealership brought us back with an impression that this crossover is one of the best travel companions whether you drive it through on or off-road surfaces.