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Hyundai Offers Details on Refreshed Tucson SUV
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Hyundai Offers Details on Refreshed Tucson SUV

Oct 2 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Tucson is the first Hyundai model in the US to get new engines

Hyundai is offering up some details on the redesigned 2014 Tucson SUV. The little SUV will be available with a 2.0-liter Nu and a 2.4-liter Theta II GDI engine. These engine promises improved...

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Hyundai Offers Details on Refreshed Tucson SUV

Oct 2 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

Tucson is the first Hyundai model in the US to get new engines

Hyundai is offering up some details on the redesigned 2014 Tucson SUV. The little SUV will be available with a 2.0-liter Nu and a 2.4-liter Theta II GDI engine. These engine promises improved working responsiveness compared to the outgoing models.

The Tucson is the first vehicle from Hyundai to receive the GDI engines in the United States. The new engines will be rolled out to other models in the future. The entry-level model Tucson with the 2.0-liter engine can now be had with all-wheel-drive. The vehicle comes standard with Bluetooth connectivity and a 4.3-inch color LCD touchscreen.

On the outside, the vehicle gets LED tail lights new projector headlights, and a panoramic sunroof. The SUV can also be optioned with 18-inch wheels. Pricing information for the vehicle is unknown at this time.

 
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Oct 24 2014 10:51am CDT | Source: Driving Canada

Most popular stories:  1. People, keep your feet off the dashboard: Not only is it kind of tacky, but it’s also very unsafe 2. Motor Mouth: Not everyone is rejoicing falling gas prices: Our wallets may finally be getting a break at the pumps thanks to dropping oil prices. But not everyone’s cheering 3. Dear John: I need an affordable AWD sedan under $35,000: This reader is looking to move on from his dependable, f ...
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Kia Optima

Oct 24 2014 8:39am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Kia Optima is the South Korean automaker's four-door family sedan. Most recently revamped in 2011, the Optima has become one of the better-looking, better-equipped vehicles in its segment--though it's a tough one, with rivals like the Honda Accord, Nissan Altima, Ford Fusion, and Nissan Altima, as well ...
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Kia Cadenza

Oct 24 2014 8:35am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Kia Cadenza is a large family sedan, the bigger sibling to Kia's popular Altima. A competitor for cars like the Ford Taurus, Toyota Avalon, and Hyundai Azera, the Cadenza is now the second most expensive car in the Kia showroom, what with the arrival of the range-topping K900. MORE: Read our 2015 Kia Cadenza review Although the Cadenza is. ...
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What you missed on 10.23.14

Oct 23 2014 6:38pm CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Coupe, Sedan, Truck, Chevrolet, Hyundai, Toyota Quick Spin: 2015 Toyota Tundra TRD Pro Toyota might not be able to keep up with American pickup manufacturers in terms of sales, but that doesn't mean its fullsize Tundra isn't a wholly baked, tough truck. In an effort to attract new buyers, Toyota has released this off-road-ready TRD Pro variant for 2015. Senior Editor Steven Ewing takes one for a quick spin ...
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Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport get steering and suspension tweaks for 2015MY

Oct 23 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Hyundai has launched the 2015MY Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport which both come with a series of mechanical updates ...
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Kia Sorento

Oct 23 2014 9:06am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Kia Sorento is a mid-size crossover that can seat up to five passengers. Even though the Sorento shares many of its underpinnings with the Hyundai Santa Fe, the Sorento has evolved from its earlier life as a traditional SUV to a more modern, car-like crossover. The Sorento has several availabl ...
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Hyundai's Q3 profit falls 29% on firmer currency, sluggish sales

Oct 23 2014 5:15am CDT | Source: Automotive News

Hyundai posted a 29 percent fall in third-quarter net profit, the steepest decline in at least six quarters, hit by slowing sales growth and a stronger local currency, but said it expected earnings to bounce back ...
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Hyundai shows its wild side with four wacky concepts at the IDEA Festival

Oct 22 2014 5:20pm CDT | Source: World Car Fans

Hyundai has come up with some pretty wacky ideas for personal mobility in the past and the trend continues as the company has unveiled four new concepts at the IDEA Fest ...
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2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Starts At $31,025, Sport From $25,825

Oct 22 2014 4:10pm CDT | Source: Truck Trend

Power Liftgate, Revised Steering, Suspension Highlight UpdatesHyundai has come a long way over the past two decades, now offering a full line of attractive, well-equipped, and well-regarded models, all the way from entry-level subcompacts up to the luxurious Genesis and Equus models. Going forward, SUVs and crossovers are going to be a key component of Hyundai’s growth strategy. The 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport represent the compa ...
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Minimize That: 2014 Mini Cooper/Cooper S Smacked for Overstating Fuel Economy

Oct 22 2014 2:20pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

  The new-for-2014 Mini Cooper grew in size versus its predecessors, but some of its fuel-economy ratings are now getting the chop. An audit by the Environmental Protection Agency turned up overstated city or highway mileage estimates by as many as 4 mpg. 2014 Cooper Hardtop manual: Drops from 30/42 to 29/40 2014 Cooper Hardtop automatic: Drops from 29/40 to 28/39 2014 Cooper S Hardtop manual: Drops from 25/38 to 24 ...
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