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Product Highlights

The seven-passenger Hyundai Veracruz is a confident, refined and sophisticated premium midsize crossover with 3rd row seats that fold flat into the floor.

NEW FEATURES

• 2012 Veracruz features a new
   grille that enhances it's upscale
   appearance
• 18" Hypersilver alloy wheels on
   Limited
• Heated 2nd row seats on
   Limited
• New Alpine navigation system
   (Delayed availability)
• Rear seat entertainment
   package available on Limited
• New exterior color - Marine Blue
• Rear "Hyundai" badge deleted
  — "Veracruz" badge moved to driver side

 
EXTERIOR FEATURES


• New front grille
• 18" Hyper silver alloy wheels on
   Limited
• Projector headlights









  





Rear Combination tail lights














  Turn signal indicators and approach lighting
   in folding side-view mirrors







 
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

Upscale Interior - Standard Features


  • 7-passenger seating with 3rd row
  • 3rd-row seats fold flat into floor
  • Harmonized blue interior lighting
  • Dual-zone automatic climate controls for driver and front-seat passenger on Limited
  • Second and third-row B-pillar-mounted adjustable vents, rear HVAC controls and
        roof-mounted vents
  • Infinity® 314-watt AM/FM/XM/CD-changer/MP3 audio system with subwoofer and external
        amplifier on Limited
  • A jack/tool storage bin
  • Backup warning system
  • Cooled center console armrest storage
  • Conversation mirror on Limited
  • Windshield wiper deicer on Limited
  • Memory settings on Limited
  • Power tilt/telescopic steering wheel on Limited
  • Lighted front door scuff plates on Limited
  • Auto-dimming, tilt-in-reverse exterior mirrors on Limited



  • Other available features

  • Touch screen Alpine Navigation system
  • Delphi Rear Seat Entertainment system
  • Proximity key which unlocks the doors as
       you approach — Also includes the immobilizer
       security feature on Limited
  • 115-volt power outlet for standard household
       appliances on Limited
  • Power tilt & slide sunroof
  • Power tailgate
  • Heated front seats
  • Heated rear seats on Limited
  • Memory settings with power tilt/telescopic
       steering wheel on Limited
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system



  • POWERTRAIN TECHNOLOGY

    Veracruz features a refined, powerful and modern
    Lamda 3.8L V6


  • 260 horsepower
  • 257 pound-feet of torque
  • Aluminum block and head
  • DOHC 24 valve
  • Multi-point fuel injection
  • Maintenance-free steel timing chain
  • LEV Emission classifications


  • 6-speed automatic transmission

  • Sourced from Aisin
  • SHIFTRONIC™ manual shifting feature
  • Overdrive lock-up torque converter for higher fuel
        economy at freeway speeds
  • Adaptive transmission with additional pre-set shift
        patterns for specific conditions (such as uphill and
        sporty driving)


  • Veracruz offers a well-balanced, refined powertrain

    Front Wheel Drive Hyundai
    Veracruz
    Honda
    Pilot
    Toyota Highlander Mazda
    CX-9
    Subaru Tribeca
    Displacement 3.8L 3.5L 3.5L 3.7L 3.6L
    Horsepower @ RPM 260 @ 6000 250 @ 5700 270 @ 6200 273 @ 6250 256 @ 6000
    Torque (lb. ft.) 257 @ 4500 253 @ 4800 248 @ 4700 270 @ 4250 247 @ 4400
    Unleaded Fuel Regular Regular Regular Regular Regular
    Auto Transmission 6-speed 5-speed 5-speed 6-speed 5-speed
    Shiftronic™ Yes No Yes Yes Yes
    Miles per gallon (city/highway) 17/22 17/23 18/24 16/22 16/21

    Veracruz features a sophisticated All-Wheel Drive (AWD) system




    ADVANCED SAFETY TECHNOLOGY

    Advanced standard safety features:
    • Six airbags
       — 2 Advanced front airbags
       — 2 Front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
       — 2 Roof-mounted side curtain airbags for outboard passengers of all 3 rows
    • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) w/Traction
       Control System (TCS)
    • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)
      — Helps maintain vehicle steering control
      — While braking under slippery road conditions
          (e.g. ice, snow, rain)
      — During emergency braking situations under
          any road conditions
    • Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
      — Balances braking forces at each wheel when
          the car is dynamically loaded
    • Brake Assist (BA)
      — Assists driver to provide maximum ABS-level
          braking force when an emergency stop is detected
      — Effectively reduces emergency stopping distance
    • 4-sensor, 4-channel system
       — Brake force applied independently to each wheel
    • Active front head restraints
       — New 2012MY meet FMVSS 202a regulations
       — Extra protection against whiplash in rear-end collisions
    • Seatbelt pretensioners with force limiters
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
    • 4-wheel disc brakes

    Product Links

    Accessory Brochure    Quick Reference Guide (Includes Sched. Maint.)    Fast Facts  

    eBrochure  Video Reference Guide    2012 Alpine QRG - Audio/Bluetooth/Nav System

    Product Overview

    2012 Veracruz offers an unprecedented combination of styling, safety, comfort, convenience and power

    • Sophisticated styling

    • Advanced standard safety technologies
      — Six standard airbags including side curtain airbags for all three
          rows of passengers
      — Standard Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control
          System (TCS), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Brake Assist
          and Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
      — Standard active front head restraints

    • Premium comfort and convenience features
      — Spacious, upscale interior with standard third row seating and
          rear seat climate controls
      — Standard XM® audio, iPod®/USB/auxiliary jacks
      — Available power tailgate, power sunroof, proximity entry and
          memory settings

    • Powerful and technologically advanced
      — Powerful yet refined aluminum 3.8L V6
      — 6-speed automatic transmission

    • Quality, backed by America's Best Warranty

    Who's Buying Veracruz

    • Married "Boomer", college educated and more male than the competitive profile
    • It appeals to Honda Pilot, Toyota Highlander and Mazda CX-9 buyers who are looking for a
       better value
    • It meets everyone's needs with Front-Wheel Drive and All-Wheel Drive models

    Why They Buy

    • Distinctive Styling - stands out in a "me-too" segment
    • Roomy Interior - outstanding passenger roominess and cargo space in a smart, functional
       design
    • Muscular Performance – 3.8L V6 power w/ 6-speed automatic transmission and available
      AWD; smooth ride and responsive handling make the Veracruz fun to drive
    • Smart Choice - a long list of comfort, convenience and safety features, combined with the
      security of America's Best Warranty, make it an unmistakable value



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