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2022 Hyundai Tucson: 1.6-litre turbo petrol order books closed due to transmission fault – UPDATE

UPDATE, 10 June 2021, 4:30pm: After this article was published, Hyundai Australia advised it is now working on a solution and "evaluations are progressing well with a good pass rate". The company says initial shipments are being released for shipment to showrooms and several hundred cars will begin arriving in dealerships in the coming weeks...

2022 Hyundai Tucson hybrid and plug-in hybrid ruled out for Australia – for now

The 2022 Hyundai Tucson hybrid and plug-in hybrid won't come to Australia, the brand has confirmed – despite rapidly-growing sales of its closest rival, the strong-selling Toyota RAV4 Hybrid. A Hyundai Australia spokesperson told CarAdvice both the hybrid and plug-in hybrid (PHEV) versions of the new Tucson mid-size SUV won't be offered in Australia, thanks to European-only right-hand-drive production that would make them exceedingly expensive versus their rivals Down Under...

2022 Hyundai Tucson price and specs: New mid-size SUV arrives with advanced tech, price rises

2021 Hyundai Tucson price and specs Three variants and three engines for new family SUV Sporty N Line package optional across the range Priced from $34,500 before on-road costs UPDATE, 30 April 2021: Hyundai Australia has confirmed pricing for the entire Tucson range, including the 2.0-litre diesel variants, and the N Line Option Pack...

Hyundai Tucson fire risk recall: your questions answered

The fire risk recall notice for the Hyundai Tucson in Australia – issued last week for examples built from November 2014 to November 2020 – has prompted the company to create a dedicated page on its website to answer the most commonly asked questions. More than 93,000 current generation Hyundai Tucson SUVs were recalled last week because there was a risk they could catch fire even when parked...

2014-2020 Hyundai Tucson recalled: 93,000 vehicles affected for fire risk

Hyundai Australia has issued a recall of 93,572 examples of its Hyundai Tucson SUV (MY15-20) due to a potential fire risk with a circuit board, which forms part of the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS). The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), says a short circuit in the electronics poses an increased risk of fire within the engine compartment – even when the engine is off...

2021 Hyundai Tucson N Line revealed, here in the second quarter

The 2021 Hyundai Tucson N Line has been unveiled, offering buyers a sporty exterior and interior inspired by the company's 'N' performance arm. The changes are predominantly cosmetic, with Hyundai adding deeper front and rear bumpers to the Tucson N Line, as well as a marginally taller and wider grille than on the standard model – with the 'parametric jewel patterns' gaining additional edges to create more elaborate reflections...

Loved that? Buy this: The 2021 equivalents of your favourite cars

Given the average age of a car on Australian roads has increased to 10.4 years, it's fair to say plenty of us are holding out on upgrading to newer models. As such, many consumers might find that when the time comes to trade in, their beloved car has disappeared from showrooms...

2021 Hyundai Tucson plug-in hybrid detailed for Europe, no plans for Australia – for now

Further details of the 2021 Hyundai Tucson plug-in hybrid (PHEV) have been revealed in Europe overnight, however plans for Australia are yet to be announced. As with other plug-in hybrid vehicles, the PHEV version of the 2021 Hyundai Tucson is able to use only its electric motor for up to 50km in ideal conditions (and with a full charge) before the petrol engine takes over...

2022 Hyundai Tucson N Line teased, Australian launch confirmed

A trio of official teaser images for the upcoming 2022 Hyundai Tucson N Line has been handed down today, following the September unveiling of the regular new Tucson models. While the standard Tucson is due here in the first half of 2021, Hyundai Australia says it expects the Tucson N Line to reach Australia "by the end of 2021"...

2021 Hyundai Tucson N possible, says product boss

It appears the 2021 Hyundai Tucson N is still being considered by the Korean car company. In an interview with Lorenz Glaab, Hyundai's Head of Global Product Management, and SangYup Lee, Head of Global Design, the gentlemen alluded to a performance version of the Tucson SUV not yet being ruled out. "Everything's possible. We monitor the market very attentively...

2021 Hyundai Tucson unveiled, Australian launch timing confirmed

2021 Hyundai Tucson officially revealed Bold new exterior design inspired by the Vision T concept Hybrid and plug-in hybrid options offered overseas, but "under consideration" for Oz Two wheelbase options, with the longer setup coming to Australia Sporty N Line model in the works Hyundai has pulled the covers off the all-new, fourth-generation 2021 Tucson SUV, ahead of its Australian launch in the first half of the year...