2010 Tucson
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The all-new 2010MY Tucson delivers design, versatility, safety, and up to
31 MPG on the highway

• 2010 Tucson is 3.3" longer and 1" wider than its
•  Available advanced electronic All-Wheel
    Drive (AWD) system designed by JTEKT
     — Includes driver selectable AWD lock,
         which allows for a 50/50 torque split
         between the front and rear wheels - for
         off-road and very slippery conditions only.
• Dual power fold-away mirrors with side repeaters
•  Stowable cargo cover - standard on Limited

The 2010 Tucson offers many premium features:

• Hyundai's first panoramic sunroof will be available
• Sporty interior with standard blue lighting
• Navigation with XM® NavTraffic
• Rearview camera
• Heated front seats and leather seating surfaces
• Steering wheel audio controls, cruise control and
   Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with voice
   recognition are available on GLS and standard
   on Limited
•  Automatic headlights
•  Front wiper de-icer
•  Dual front automatic temperature control
•  CleanAir Ionizer - While operating heater or
   airconditioner, ion plasma is automatically
   generated to keep clean air

2010 Tucson has 13% more cargo than its predecessor. Tucson also has more passenger volume than Rogue, Escape and Acura RDX and more cargo volume than Infinit FX.



Acura RDX
Infiniti FX
Passenger Volume
(cu. ft.)
101.9 103.8 97.5 108.2 99.5 107.6 101.4 102.5
Cargo Volume
(cu. ft.)
25.7 35.7 28.9 36.4 29.2 33.5 27.8 24.8

2010 Tucson is 3.3" longer and 1" wider than its predecessor, and has a longer wheelbase and overall width than CR-V, Escape and Forester to deliver packaging efficiency.

An example of packaging efficiency — 2010MY Tucson has more rear seat legroom than RAV4, Rogue, CR-V, Escape and Forester


2010 Tucson features the Autonet Navigation system with XM® NavTraffic and Rearview camera

• Touch screen navigation system
• 6.5" LCD Screen
• Rearview camera
• Voice recognition with navigation, phone &
  audio commands
• XM® NavTraffic with Detour function
• External amplifier
• Subwoofer
• 8GB Nand Flash memory
• 64 Bit CPU
• AM/FM/XM (integrated chipset)/Radio Data
   System (RDS) - Imbedded digital information
   stored in FM radio

  • Bluetooth® 2.0 Interface - transfers cell
    phone contacts within 25 seconds
  • Bluetooth® audio streaming

2010 Tucson features a Hyundai first - standard Hillstart Assist Control and
Downhill Brake Control.

•  Standard Hillstart Assist Control (HAC)
   —  HAC is designed to help minimize
        backward rolling on steep ascents.
•  Standard Downhill Brake Control (DBC)
   —  DBC is designed to help the driver
        maintain vehicle control and speed on
        steep, downhill descents.

Neither system is available on CR-V, Escape
or Rogue

Note: Neither system is a substitute for safe driving judgement and practices. Factors including speed, grade, surface conditions and driver input can all affect whether DAC and HAC will be effective in preventing a loss of control.

Product Links

Accessory Brochure     HyundaiTucson.com   Quick Reference Guide    Fast Facts   

eBrochure    Video Reference Guide  

Product Overview

• Sleek, urban, European design (exterior/interior)
  — It is the first SUV to be conceived and engineered in Europe at Hyundai's Frankfurt-based
      design and technical centers

• Eco-efficient 2.4L 4-cylinder engine with 6-speed M/T or A/T
  — Up to 31 MPG Highway, 20% improvement over I-4 A/T predecessor
  — More fuel efficient than CR-V and RAV4
  — PZEV certified (A/T) in Cal Emissions states
  — 172 horsepower, 23% improvement over I-4 predecessor

• Advanced standard safety technologies
  — Six standard airbags & rollover sensors
  — Standard Electronic Stability Control w/Traction Control System and Brake Assist, Anti-lock
      Braking System w/4-wheel disc brakes and Electronic Brake-force Distribution
  — Standard active front head restraints
  — Hyundai Firsts - Downhill Brake Control and Hillstart Assist Control

• Premium comfort & convenience features
  — Hyundai's 1st panoramic sunroof, navigation system with XM® NavTraffic with rearview
     camera, steering wheel audio control, Bluetooth® hands-free phone system, power driver
     seat, automatic headlights, and side repeater exterior mirrors

Who's Buying Tucson

•  Buyer profile is aged 27-50, gender balanced and mostly married
•  It appeals to Honda CR-V, Nissan Rogue and Ford Escape shoppers who desire style and
•  The Tucson is the right size for families and singles
•  It meets everyone's needs with front-wheel drive and all- wheel drive models

Why They Buy

•  Sleek, urban, European design
•  Versatility, Advanced safety technologies (Standard ABS/ESC/TCS/EBD/HAC/DBC)
•  Choice of drivetrain - FWD and AWD models
•  Great cargo configurations
•  Intellichoice and AutoPacific honored the Tucson with a 2009 Motorist Choice Award in the
    Compact Crossover SUV category for its top scores in ownership satisfaction and overall

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