2018 Tucson

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New Features for 2018 Tucson

Tucson offers an enhanced lineup for 2018 with new SEL, SEL Plus and Value models joining the base SE and top-of-the-line Limited trim levels. Also coming in midyear is a revised Sport model with an exclusive engine. Other changes include a new midrange Display Audio system, available heated steering wheel, plus revised feature availability and color choices.

Highlights for MY2018

Mechanical

  • New 2.4-liter GDI 4-cylinder engine with 6-speed SHIFTRONIC® automatic transmission (standard on Sport with production starting in February 2018)

Exterior

  • 19-inch alloy wheels (standard on Sport, Value, Limited)

Interior

  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio and HD Radio (standard on SEL, SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited; not available on SE)
  • New 7-inch Display Audio system (deletes CD player) (standard on SEL, Sport, Value)
  • New AVN 5.0 Navigation system with improved processor and new HD Radio Traffic with no subscription requirement replaces previous AVN 4.0 (standard on SEL Plus, Limited)
  • Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ revised availability (standard on SEL, SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • New heated steering wheel (standard on Limited)
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror with HomeLink® revised availability (standard on SEL Plus, Value, Limited; includes compass on SEL Plus, Limited)
  • Heated front seats revised availability (standard on SEL, SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Dual Automatic Temperature Control revised availability (standard on Sport, Value, Limited)
  • YES Essentials® seating fabric revised availability (standard with Beige and Gray cloth interiors)
  • Premium driver’s console sliding panel discontinued

Safety & Security

  • Blue Link® Connected Care 3-year trial replaces 1-year trial (standard on SEL Plus, Limited)
  • Blue Link® Remote Package 3-year subscription without credit card replaces 3-month trial with credit card (standard on SEL Plus, Limited)
  • Blue Link® Guidance Package 3-year subscription without credit card replaces 3-month trial with credit card (standard on SEL Plus, Limited)

Packaging

  • New SEL trim level replaces previous SE with Popular Package while adding 7-inch Display Audio system, Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™, HD Radio
  • New SEL Plus trim level replaces previous SE Plus while gaining new AVN 5.0 Navigation system
  • Eco and Night trim levels discontinued

Color Options

  • Mohave Sand discontinued
  • Sedona Sunset discontinued with November 2017 production
  • Ruby Wine and Caribbean Blue discontinued with December 2017/January 2018 production
  • New Dusk Blue (tentative name) available with February/March 2018 production
  • New Gemstone Red (tentative name) available with April 2018 production

Model Lineup

  • SE: Entry focused value-leading model
  • SEL: New well-equipped trim adds popular features
  • SEL Plus: New trim combines value with upscale amenities
  • Sport: Performance-driven model with exclusive 2.4-liter engine
  • Value: New trim delivers luxury features with value pricing
  • Limited: Turbocharged performance with top-trim advanced technology

Exterior Highlights

  • Modern styling conveys feeling of sleekness and sophistication
  • LED headlights (Limited)
  • LED accents and LED daytime running lights (SEL, SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • HID headlights with Dynamic Bending Light (available Limited)
  • Signature hexagonal grille and sculpted hood
  • Panoramic sunroof (Value; available Limited)
  • 19-inch alloy wheels (Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Durable and aggressive wheel arches
  • LED door handle approach lights (SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Functional and sleek low-profile roof rails (SEL, SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Hands-free Smart Liftgate with auto-open (Value, Limited)
  • LED taillights (Limited)
  • Chrome-tipped dual exhaust (Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Aerodynamic rear spoiler

Unique to Value and Limited:

  • 1.6-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with 175 horsepower
  • 7-speed EcoShift® Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) with SHIFTRONIC®

Unique to Sport:

  • 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine with 181 horsepower

Powertrain Highlights

SE, SEL, SEL Plus

  • 2.0L 4-cylinder engine with 164 horsepower and 151 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
  • 16 valves with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
  • 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC®
  • EPA fuel economy estimates (FWD): 23 mpg city / 30 highway / 26 combined (SE, SEL, SEL Plus)
  • EPA fuel economy estimates (AWD): 21 mpg city / 26 highway / 23 combined (SE, SEL, SEL Plus)

Sport (production starting in February 2018)

  • 2.4L 4-cylinder engine with 181 horsepower and 175 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
  • 16 valves with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
  • 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC®
  • EPA fuel economy estimates (FWD) TBD mpg city / TBD highway / TBD combined (Sport)
  • EPA fuel economy estimates (AWD) TBD mpg city / TBD highway / TBD combined (Sport)

Value, Limited

  • 1.6L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine with 175 horsepower and 195 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
  • 16 valves with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
  • 7-speed EcoShift® Dual Clutch Transmission with SHIFTRONIC®
  • EPA fuel economy estimates (FWD): 25 mpg city / 30 highway / 27 combined (Value, Limited)
  • EPA fuel economy estimates (AWD): 24 mpg city / 28 mpg highway / 25 combined (Value, Limited)

Interior Highlights

  • 8-way power driver’s seat with lumbar support (SEL, SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Ventilated front seats (available Limited)
  • Proximity key with push-button start (SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • 2-inch color LCD information display (available Limited)
  • YES Essentials® stain-resistant upholstery (SE, SEL, Sport, Value, with Beige or Gray cloth)
  • Leather-trimmed seats (SEL Plus, Limited)
  • LED map lights (Value; available Limited)
  • Premium aluminum doorsill plates (Limited)
  • Heated steering wheel (Limited)
  • Heated rear seats (available Limited)
  • Dual Automatic Temperature Control with auto defogger and CleanAir Ionizer (SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Rear air conditioning vents (SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seats with adjustable recline
  • Dual-level cargo floor

Comprehensive Safety Features

  • Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) with Traction Control System (TCS)
  • Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with individual tire indicator
  • Rearview camera
  • Blind Spot Detection (BSD) (SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA) (SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Lane Change Assist (LCA) (SEL Plus, Sport, Value, Limited)
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDW) (available Limited)
  • Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection (AEB) (available Limited)
  • Rear Parking Sensors (Value; available Limited)

Multimedia Features

  • 5-inch color touchscreen audio system, AM/FM/CD/MP3 with 6 speakers and rearview camera (SE)
  • 7-inch color touchscreen Display Audio system, AM/FM/SiriusXM®/CD/MP3 with 6 speakers, HD Radio™ technology with multicasting, smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ capability, and rearview camera (SEL, Sport, Value)
  • AVN 5.0 8-inch color touchscreen Navigation System, AM/FM/SiriusXM®/MP3 with 8 Infinity®speakers, Clari-Fi™ Music Restoration Technology, smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ capability, rearview camera, HD Radio Traffic (does not require subscription) (SEL Plus, Limited)
  • Blue Link®Connected Car System (3-year complimentary service) (SEL Plus, Limited)

SE / SEL / SEL Plus / Sport / Value / Limited 

SE

Model Codes

  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl FWD – 84412F45
  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl AWD – 84412A45

Mechanical

  • 2.0L GDI DOHC 16-valve 4-cylinder engine with 164 horsepower and 151 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC®
  • Available Active On-Demand all-wheel drive (AWD)
  • Windshield wiper de-icer (AWD only)
  • Gas-pressurized shock absorbers
  • Motor-Driven Power Steering (MDPS)
  • 17-inch alloy wheels and 225/60R17 tires
  • Temporary compact spare tire/steel wheel

Safety

  • Automatic on/off projector headlights
  • Hillstart Assist Control (HAC)
  • Downhill Brake Control (DBC)
  • Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
  • Enhanced Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS)
  • Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with four-wheel disc brakes, Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
  • Six airbags and Occupant Classification System (OCS) with seat weight sensor and seat track sensor
  • Advanced front airbags
  • Front-seat-mounted side-impact airbags
  • Roof-mounted side curtain airbags with rollover sensors
  • Adjustable head restraints for all seating positions
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (individual tire indicator)
  • Driver's blind spot mirror

Exterior

  • Rearview camera
  • Integrated body-color rear spoiler with center high-mounted stop lamp (CHMSL)
  • Body-color door handles and side mirrors
  • Variable intermittent front windshield wiper
  • Intermittent rear window wiper and washer (non-variable)
  • Front solar glass and rear privacy glass
  • AWD liftgate badge (AWD only)

Interior

  • Air conditioning with cabin air filter
  • Remote keyless entry system with alarm
  • 6-way adjustable driver's seat including height adjustment
  • Power windows with driver's auto down, power door locks, and power heated outside mirrors
  • Illuminated ignition key cylinder
  • 5-inch monochrome LCD instrument cluster display with multi-function trip computer
  • Tilt and telescopic steering wheel
  • Steering-wheel-mounted audio, cruise controls and Bluetooth® controls
  • Center console with storage compartment, console tray & armrest
  • Front seatback pockets
  • Cloth seating surfaces
  • YES Essentials® stain-, odor- and static-resistant cloth (Gray or Beige upholstery)
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seats with recline function
  • Bottle holders in all four doors
  • Rear armrest with cupholders
  • Windshield washer fluid level sensor
  • Map lights with sunglass holder, dome lamp and cargo area light
  • 12V DC power outlets, 180W for each (2 in front center stack, 1 in cargo area)

Multimedia 

  • 5-inch color touchscreen audio system, AM/FM/CD/MP3 with 6 speakers and iPod®/USB auxiliary input jacks
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system

 

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SEL

Model Codes

  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl FWD – 844B2F45
  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl AWD – 844B2A45

Standard Equipment

Includes in addition to or in place of SE equipment:

Mechanical

  • Drive Mode Select

Exterior

  • Roof side rails
  • 17-inch alloy wheels
  • LED accent lights
  • LED daytime running lights
  • Fog lights
  • Premium side sills (metallic painted)

Interior

  • 8-way power driver’s seat with 2-way power lumbar
  • Heated front seats
  • Illuminated vanity mirrors and glove box
  • Power windows with driver’s auto up/down

Multimedia/Technology

  • 7-inch LCD color touchscreen Display Audio system (deletes CD player)
  • Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • HD Radio technology

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SEL Plus

Model Codes

  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl FWD – 844C2F45
  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl AWD – 844C2A45

Standard Equipment

Includes in addition to or in place of SEL equipment:

Safety

  • Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA)
  • Lane Change Assist (LCA)

Exterior

  • Proximity key entry with push-button start
  • Door handle LED approach lights
  • Side mirrors with turn signal indicators
  • Shark-fin roof antenna

Interior

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
  • Leather seating surfaces
  • 8-way power passenger seat
  • Dual Automatic Temperature Control with auto defogger and CleanAir Ionizer
  • Floor console-mounted rear vents
  • Premium instrument panel, door panels and window switches
  • Auto-dimming inside rearview mirror and compass
  • HomeLink® integrated transceiver

Multimedia/Technology

  • AVN 5.0 8-inch color touchscreen Navigation System, AM/FM/SiriusXM®/MP3 with 8 Infinity®speakers, Clari-Fi™ Music Restoration Technology, smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ capability, rearview camera, HD Radio Traffic (does not require subscription)
  • Blue Link®Connected Car System (3-year complimentary service)

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Sport

Model Codes (production starting in February 2018)

  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl FWD – 844D2F45
  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl AWD – 844D2A45

Standard Equipment

Includes in addition to or in place of SEL equipment:

Mechanical

  • 2.4-liter GDI 4-cylinder engine with 181 horsepower and 175 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC®

Safety

  • Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA)
  • Lane Change Assist (LCA)

Exterior

  • Proximity key entry with push-button start
  • Door handle LED approach lights
  • Premium front and rear fascias
  • Chrome-tipped dual exhaust
  • Side mirrors with turn signal indicators
  • 19-inch alloy wheels with 245/45R19 tires

Interior

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
  • Dual Automatic Temperature Control with auto defogger and CleanAir Ionizer
  • Floor console-mounted rear vents

Value

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Model Codes

  • 7-speed DCT turbo 4-cyl FWD – 844E2F45
  • 7-speed DCT turbo 4-cyl AWD – 844E2A45

Standard Equipment

Includes in addition to or in place of Sport equipment:

Mechanical

  • 1.6-liter turbo GDI 4-cylinder engine with 175 horsepower and 195 lb.-ft. of torque
  • 7-speed EcoShift® Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT) with SHIFTRONIC®

Exterior

  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Hands-free Smart Liftgate with auto-open and adjustable height setting
  • 1.6T liftgate badge

Interior

  • Front and rear LED map lights
  • Auto-dimming rearview mirror with HomeLink®
  • Premium door panels

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Limited

Model Codes

  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl FWD – 844G2F45
  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl AWD – 844G2F45
  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl FWD – 844G2F45 (Ultimate Package 02)
  • 6-speed A/T 4-cyl AWD – 844G2A45 (Ultimate Package 02)

Standard Equipment

Includes in addition to or in place of Value equipment*:

Exterior

  • LED headlights (low-beam)
  • LED taillights
  • Chrome accent grille and door handles
  • Shark-fin roof antenna
  • Limited liftgate badge

Interior

  • Leather seating surfaces
  • 8-way power passenger seat
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Premium side and door sills, instrument panel and window switches
  • Compass

Multimedia/Technology

  • AVN 5.0 8-inch color touchscreen Navigation System, AM/FM/SiriusXM®/MP3 with 8 Infinity®speakers, Clari-Fi™ Music Restoration Technology, smartphone integration with Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ capability, rearview camera, HD Radio Traffic (does not require subscription)
  • Blue Link®Connected Car System (3-year complimentary service)

* Note: Panoramic sunroof, front and rear LED map lights and rear parking sensors available with Ultimate Package

Ultimate Package (02)

Includes in addition to or in place of Limited Equipment:

  • High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights with Dynamic Bending Light (DBL)
  • Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) with Pedestrian Detection
  • Lane Departure Warning (LDWS)
  • Rear parking sensors
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Front and rear LED map lights
  • 2-inch color LCD electroluminescent cluster
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Heated rear seats

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Mechanical

Engine

SE/SEL/
SEL Plus

Sport

Value/Limited

2.0L GDI inline 4-cylinder Nu engine family

S

2.4L GDI inline 4-cylinder engine

S

1.6L turbocharged GDI inline 4-cylinder Gamma engine family

S

Displacement

1999 cc

2359 cc

1591 cc

Fuel induction system

Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)

Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)

Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)

Cam design

DOHC with
Dual CVVT

DOHC with CVVT

DOHC with
Dual CVVT

Valvetrain

16-valve

16-valve

16-valve

Block/head composition

Aluminum

Aluminum

Aluminum

Bore × stroke (mm)

81 × 97

88 × 97

77 × 85

Horsepower @ RPM

164 @ 6,200

181 @ 6000

175 @ 5500

Torque (lb.-ft.) @ RPM

151 @ 4,000

175 @ 4000

195 @ 1500–4500

Compression ratio

11.5:1

11.3:1

10.1:1

Motor mounts

Hydraulic

TBD

Hydraulic

Air intake system

2-step variable

TBD

Turbocharged

Recommended fuel

87 octane unleaded

87 octane unleaded

87 octane unleaded

Exhaust system

Single exhaust

Single twin-tip

Single twin-tip

Engine cover

Full

TBD

Semi-full

 

Electrical

SE/SEL/
SEL Plus

Sport

Value/Limited

Ignition system

Distributorless

Starter rating

12V 1.2Kw

TBD

12V 0.9 Kw

Alternator rating

13.5V, 150A

TBD

13.5V,
130A

Battery rating – Battery saver and interior lamp auto-cut

68 Ah

 

Transmission and Drive System

SE/SEL/
SEL Plus

Sport

Value/Limited

Front-wheel drive (FWD)

S

S

S

Advanced Electronic Active On-Demand all-wheel drive (AWD) system, includes driver-selectable AWD lock

O

O

O

Drive Mode Select

N/A (SE)

S (SEL/
SEL Plus)

(Eco, Normal and Sport modes)

S (TBD)

S (Normal and Sport modes)

Transmission Type

6-speed automatic with overdrive, lock-up torque converter, electronic shift-lock system

S

S

7-speed EcoShift® Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT)

S

SHIFTRONIC® manual shift mode

S

S

S

Gear ratios (:1)

2.0L FWD/AWD

2.4L FWD/AWD

1.6T FWD/AWD

1st

4.400 / 4.162

TBD

3.929

2nd

2.726 / 2.575

TBD

2.318

3rd

1.843 / 1.772

TBD

2.043

4th

1.392 / 1.369

TBD

1.070

5th

1.000 / 1.000

TBD

0.822

6th

0.774 / 0.778

TBD

0.884

7th

0.721

Reverse

3.440 / 3.500

TBD

5.304

Final gear ratio

3.510 / 3.648

TBD

4.857 / 3.579 (1,2,4,5 / 3,6,7,R)

Brakes

SE/SEL/SEL Plus

Sport

Value/Limited

Front

Disc (ventilated):

Single piston, floating drums

S

Disc size

(diameter × thickness, mm)

305 x 25

Rear

Disc (solid):

Single piston, floating drums

S

Disc size

(diameter × thickness, mm)

302 x 10

Anti-lock braking system (ABS)

S

4 wheels / 4 channels / 4 sensors

Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)

S

Brake Assist

S

Downhill Brake Control (DBC) (driver-selectable)

S

Hillstart Assist Control (HAC)

S

Brake booster (single, 10.5”)

S

Boosting ratio

9.5:1

Parking brake

Foot brake

Steering

SE/SEL/SEL Plus

Sport

Value/Limited

Motor-Driven Power Steering (MDPS), rack-and-pinion steering, column-mounted, engine-RPM-sensing

S

Overall ratio

FWD – 14.37

AWD – 14.38

Turns (lock-to-lock)

2.71

Turning diameter, curb-to-curb (feet)

34.9

Suspension

SE/SEL/SEL Plus

Sport

Value/Limited

Front

Type

MacPherson strut with coil springs

Stabilizer bar (24.7 mm)

S (hollow type)

Gas-pressurized shock absorbers

S (Sachs)

Rear

Type

Multi-link

Stabilizer bar (23.0 mm)

S (hollow type)

Gas-pressurized shock absorbers

S (Sachs)

Body/Chassis

SE/SEL/
SEL Plus

Sport

Value/Limited

Type

Unibody (Monocoque body)

Materials, primary

High tensile steel

 

Exterior

Wheels and Tires

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Wheels: 17 x 7.0J alloy

S

S

S

Wheels: 19 x 7.5J alloy

S

S

S

Tire size: 225/60R17

S

S

S

Tire size: 245/45HR19

S

S

S

Tires: Hankook / Kumho tires

S

S

S

S

S

S

Spare tire: Compact temporary use

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

Lights

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Projector headlights

S

S

S

S

S

S

LED accents

S

S

S

S

S

LED daytime running lights

S

S

S

S

S

LED headlights

S

High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights with Dynamic Bending Light (DBL)

O

Front fog lights

S

S

S

S

S

Automatic headlights

S

S

S

S

S

S

LED approach lights (front door handles)

S

S

S

S

Roof-mounted center high-mounted stop lamp (CHMSL)

S

S

S

S

S

S

LED taillights

S

 

Outside Mirrors

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Dual fold-away power, body-color

S

S

S

S

S

S

Heated

S

S

S

S

S

S

Driver’s blind spot mirror

S

S

Blind Spot Detection (BSD)

S

S

S

S

Side mirrors with turn signal indicators

S

S

S

S

 

Moldings and Trim

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Bumpers: front and rear body-color

S

S

S

S

S

S

Premium front and rear fascias

S

S

S

Premium side sills: Metal paint

S

S

S

S

S

Chrome accent grille

S

Door window frame color: Matte Black

S

S

S

S

S

S

Window belt moldings: Black

S

S

S

S

S

S

Door handles, body-color

S

S

S

S

S

Door handles, chrome

S

Mud guards (front and rear)

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

 

Glass

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Tinted glass: windshield, front/rear/quarter/back glass

S

S

S

S

S

S

Solar glass: front door, windshield

S

S

S

S

S

S

Privacy glass: rear/quarter/back glass

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

Wipers

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Front 2-speed/variable intermittent windshield wipers/washer

S

S

S

S

S

S

Front windshield wiper de-icer

O

O

O

O

O

O

Intermittent rear window wiper/washer (non-variable)

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

Other

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Panoramic sunroof (full-length): One-touch open and rear shade; opening front glass with integrated wind deflector

S

O

Rear spoiler: integrated with CHMSL, body-color

S

S

S

S

S

S

Roof side rails (C-channel type): silver

S

S

S

S

Roof side rails (C-channel type): gloss-black matches sunroof

S

O

Roof rack cross rails

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

Hands-Free Smart Liftgate with auto open and adjustable height setting

S

S

Shark-fin roof antenna

S

S

Tucson badge

S

S

S

S

S

S

Tucson 1.6T badges

S

Tucson 1.6T Limited badges

S

Tucson 1.6T Limited AWD badges

S (w/AWD)

 

Interior

Seating

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Capacity

5

5

5

5

5

5

Cloth upholstery: black, beige or gray

S

S

S

S

YES Essentials® cloth (beige or gray)

S

S

S

S

Leather seating surfaces: black or beige

S

S

6-way adjustable driver’s seat

S

8-way power adjustable driver’s seat with power lumbar support

S

S

S

S

S

Front slide/recline driver height adjustment

S

S

S

S

S

S

Heated front seats
(3-step)

S

S

S

S

S

8-way power passenger seat

S

S

Ventilated front seats

O

Front seatback pockets

S

S

S

S

S

S

60/40split-folding and reclining rear seatback

S

S

S

S

S

S

Adjustable head restraints

S

S

S

S

S

S

Dual-level cargo floor

S

S

S

S

S

S

Heated rear seats (high/low)

O

 

Audio/Navigation/
Telematics

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

5-inch color LCD touchscreen display AM/FM/CD/MP3 audio system with 6 speakers

S

7-inch color touchscreen Display Audio system with 6 speakers (no CD player)

S

S

S

8-inch color touchscreen Navigation system with 8 Infinity® Speakers, Clari-Fi™ Music Restoration Technology (no CD player)

S

S

Smartphone integration: Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ capability

S

S

S

S

S

Auxiliary MP3 input/USB/iPod® jacks

S

S

S

S

S

S

Rearview camera

S

S

S

S

S

S

HD RadioTM technology with multicasting

S

S

S

S

S

SiriusXM® Satellite Radio

S

S

S

S

S

Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with voice recognition integrated into the radio

S

S

S

S

S

S

Antenna: Shark-fin design

S

S

Blue Link® Connected Car system

S

S

 

Trim

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Premium instrument panel

S

S

Roof trim: gray

S

S

S

S

S

S

Door trim: plastic

S

S

S

Door trim: premium molding

S

S

S

Door handles:
metal paint

S

S

S

S

S

S

Door armrest: integrated

S

S

S

S

S

S

Door map pockets: large map with bottle holders (front and rear)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Sunvisors with dual vanity mirror, cover and sliding function

S

S

S

S

S

S

Sunvisors with illumination

S

S

S

S

S

Shift knob: leather

S

S

S

S

Floor covering: carpet

S

S

S

S

S

S

Carpeted floor mats

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

Cargo cover: retractable (stows away in vehicle)

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

PIO

Cargo tie-down anchors (6): 3 on each side, 2 floor and 1 upper per side

S

S

S

S

S

S

Premium metallic door sill plates

S

Bag hook: 2nd-row seatback

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

HVAC/Defogger

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Manual air conditioning

S

S

Dual Automatic Temperature Control with auto defogger and CleanAir Ionizer

S

S

S

S

External temperature

S

S

S

S

S

S

Heater

S

S

S

S

S

S

Rear seat heater ducts

S

S

S

S

S

S

Cabin air filter

S

S

S

S

S

S

Floor console-mounted rear A/C vents

S

S

S

S

Rear window defroster with timer

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

Steering Wheel

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

4-spoke

S

S

S

S

S

S

Leather-wrapped

S

S

S

S

Heated

S

Tilt and telescoping

S

S

S

S

S

S

Steering wheel audio controls (volume up/down, seek up/down, mode)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Bluetooth® controls (voice recognition, accept call, hang up)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Cruise control

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

Instrumentation

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

4.2-inch color LCD display

O

Speedometer: analog

S

S

S

S

S

S

Tachometer: analog

S

S

S

S

S

S

Odometer: LCD digital

S

S

S

S

S

S

Trip odometer: digital

S

S

S

S

S

S

Instrument panel gauge face color: black

S

S

S

S

S

S

AWD Lock

O

O

O

O

O

O

Adjustable illumination level

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

Comfort and Convenience

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Cruise control with steering-wheel-mounted controls

S

S

S

S

S

S

3.5-inch Multi-Information Display (distance to empty, average fuel consumption, average vehicle speed, elapsed time, instant fuel consumption, external temperature)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Supervision 4.2-inch color LCD electroluminescent gauge cluster TFT

O

Power windows with driver auto-down, front switches illuminated

S

S

S

S

S

S

Safety one-touch driver auto-up/down power window

S

S

S

S

S

Power door locks

S

S

S

S

S

S

Remote keyless entry system with alarm and panic (1 touch opens driver door, 2 touches opens all doors)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Proximity key entry with push-button start

S

S

S

S

Remote releases for hood and fuel filler door

S

S

S

S

S

S

Storage tray (below
12-volt outlet)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Front center console: fixed armrest storage box with tray, premium material lid

S

S

S

S

S

S

Cupholders: dual front center console-mounted

S

S

S

S

S

S

Rear center armrest with cupholders

S

S

S

S

S

S

12-volt outlets: 3 (180W each): front (2) / cargo (1)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Assist grips (4)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Rear coat hanger (1)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Glovebox: damper/locking

S

S

S

S

S

S

Glovebox: illuminated

S

S

S

S

S

Inside rearview mirror (manual day/night)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Electrochromic rearview mirror (auto-dimming) with compass and HomeLink®

S

S
(no compass)

S

Sunglass holder

S

S

S

S

S

S

Rear seat bag hook

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

Lights

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Central dome light with delay and automatic cutoff (not central on models with panoramic sunroof)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Front map lights:
(2) overhead console

S

S

S

S

S

Front and rear LED map lights

S

O

Cargo area light

S

S

S

S

S

S

Illuminated power window switches

S

S

S

S

S

S

Instrument panel switch illumination (hazard)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Illuminated glovebox

S

S

S

S

S

Illuminated ignition key cylinder

S

S

Illuminated push-button start

S

S

S

S

 

Other

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Keys: 2 standard

S

S

Keys: Proximity with detachable valet key (2)

S

S

S

S

 

Safety and Security

Passenger Restraint System

All Models

Airbags (6)

S

Driver and front passenger frontal airbags: advanced (2)

S

Driver and front passenger side-impact airbags: thorax (2)

S

Front and rear passenger side air curtain airbags with rollover sensors (2)

S

Occupant Classification System (OCS)

S

Front seat belts with pre-tensioners and force limiters (ALR/ELR) with height adjustable shoulder belt anchors

S

Outboard 3-point seat belts ELR System

S

Inboard (rear) 3-point seat belt ELR System

S

Child safety locks (rear door-mounted)

S

Child-seat upper tether anchors (3 in cargo floor)

S

Rear seat LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) child seat anchors (2)

S

 

Passive Safety

All Models

Energy-absorbing steering column

S

Front and rear crumple zones

S

2.5-mph bumpers

S

Hood buckling creases and safety stops

S

Body-side and door reinforcements (impact protection)

S

Electronic Shift Lock System and Ignition Key Interlock

S

Anti-theft system integrated with remote keyless entry and panic alarm

S

 

Active Safety

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS): high line with individual tire indicator

S

S

S

S

S

S

Anti-lock braking system (ABS) with 4-wheel disc brakes

S

S

S

S

S

S

Brake Assist: provides maximum braking force when a panic stop is detected

S

S

S

S

S

S

Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Driver’s blind spot mirror

S

S

Blind Spot Detection System (BSD)

S

S

S

S

Lane Change Assist (LCA)

S

S

S

S

Rear Cross-Traffic Alert (RCTA)

S

S

S

S

Lane Departure Warning (LDWS)

O

Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) with Pedestrian Detection

O

Rear parking sensors

S

O

Hillstart Assist Control (HAC)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Downhill Brake Control (DBC)

S

S

S

S

S

S

Daytime running lights (LED)

S

S

S

S

S

Rearview camera

S

S

S

S

S

S

 

Security

SE

SEL

SEL Plus

Sport

Value

Limited

Tamper-proof door lock key cylinder

S

S

S

S

S

S

Steering wheel locks when key is removed

S

S

S

S

S

S

Anti-theft system integrated with keyless entry and panic alarm

S

S

S

S

S

S

Engine immobilizer

S

S

S

S

 

Dimensions, Weights and Capacities

Exterior (inches)

All Models

Wheelbase

105.1

Overall length

176.2

Overall width (excludes mirrors)

72.8

Overall height (excludes roof rails / with roof rails)

64.8 / 65.0

Wheel tread, front/rear:
17-inch wheels

63.8 / 63.8

Wheel tread, front/rear:
19-inch wheels

63.1 / 63.6

Coefficient of drag (Cd)

0.33

Minimum ground clearance

6.4

Roof rails load capacity

220 lbs.

 

Interior (inches)

All Models

Front seat

 

Head room

39.6

Leg room

41.5

Shoulder room

57.1

Hip room

55.6

Rear seat

 

Head room

39.2

Leg room

38.2

Shoulder room

55.5

Hip room

54.5

 

Weight (pounds)

SE / SEL / SEL Plus

Sport

Value / Limited

Curb weight FWD/AWD

3,300 / 3,463

TBD

3,369–3,532 / 3,500–3,686

Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) FWD/AWD

4,586 / 4,740

TBD

4,652 / 4,784

Maximum trailer weight (lbs.)

 

With trailer brakes (lbs.)

1,500

TBD

1,500

Without trailer brakes (lbs.)

1,000

TBD

1,000

 

Capacities

All Models

Fuel tank (gallons): Use 87-octane regular unleaded fuel

16.4

 

Volume (cubic feet)

All Models

Total interior volume (without panoramic sunroof)

133.2

Passenger interior volume (without panoramic sunroof)

102.2

Cargo capacity, rear seats up

31.0

Cargo capacity, rear seats folded down

61.9

 

Fuel Economy / EPA / Performance

SE / SEL / SEL Plus

Sport

Value / Limited

FWD with automatic transmission:

city / highway / combined

23 / 30 / 26

TBD

25 / 30 / 27

AWD with automatic transmission:

city / highway / combined

21 / 26 / 23

TBD

24 / 28 / 25

EPA Classification

Small SUV

Small SUV

Small SUV

Smog Score

3

TBD

6 / 3 AWD

Global Warming Score

5 FWD / 5 AWD

TBD

6 FWD / 5 AWD

 

Color

For October 2017 production only


Exterior

Interior

 

SE / SEL / SEL Plus / Sport

Cloth

 

Value / Limited

Leather

Color

(Code)

 

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Gray

(TGG)

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Molten Silver Metallic (T8T)

 

 

 

Coliseum Gray Metallic (Z5G)

 

 

Ruby Wine Metallic (S5W)

 

 

 

Sedona Sunset Pearl (SA5)

 

 

 

Caribbean Blue Metallic (R5U)

 

 

 

Dazzling White (PDW)

 

 

Black Noir Pearl (NKA)

 

 

For November 2017 production only*


Exterior

Interior

 

SE / SEL / SEL Plus / Sport

Cloth

 

Value / Limited

Leather

Color

(Code)

 

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Gray

(TGG)

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Molten Silver Metallic (T8T)

 

 

 

Coliseum Gray Metallic (Z5G)

 

 

Ruby Wine Metallic (S5W)

 

 

 

Caribbean Blue Metallic (R5U)

 

 

 

Dazzling White (PDW)

 

 

Black Noir Pearl (NKA)

 

* Deletes Sedona Sunset

 

For December 2017 / January 2018 production only**

Exterior

Interior

 

SE / SEL / SEL Plus / Sport

Cloth

 

Value / Limited

Leather

Color

(Code)

 

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Gray

(TGG)

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Molten Silver Metallic (T8T)

 

 

 

Coliseum Gray Metallic (Z5G)

 

 

Dazzling White (PDW)

 

 

Black Noir Pearl (NKA)

** Deletes Ruby Wine and Caribbean Blue

 

For February / March 2018 production only***

Exterior

Interior

 

SE / SEL / SEL Plus / Sport

Cloth

 

Value / Limited

Leather

Color

(Code)

 

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Gray

(TGG)

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Molten Silver Metallic (T8T)

 

 

 

Coliseum Gray Metallic (Z5G)

 

 

Dazzling White (PDW)

 

 

Black Noir Pearl (NKA)

Dusk Blue Pearl (XB3)

 

*** Adds Dusk Blue (production name TBD)

For April 2018 production onward****


Exterior

Interior

 

SE / SEL / SEL Plus / Sport

Cloth

 

Value / Limited

Leather

Color

(Code)

 

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Gray

(TGG)

Black

(TRY)

Beige

(YAK)

Molten Silver Metallic (T8T)

 

 

 

Coliseum Gray Metallic (Z5G)

 

 

Dazzling White (PDW)

 

 

Black Noir Pearl (NKA)

 

Dusk Blue Pearl (XB3)

 

Gemstone Red Pearl (R5R)

 

**** Adds Gemstone Red (production name TBD)

 

Model Codes

Model

Equip.

Model Code

Opt. Group

Note

SE FWD

A/T

84412F45

01

SE AWD

A/T

84412A45

01

 

Model

Equip.

Model Code

Opt. Group

Note

SEL FWD

A/T

844B2F45

01

SEL AWD

A/T

844B2A45

01

 

Model

Equip.

Model Code

Opt. Group

Note

SEL Plus FWD

A/T

844C2F45

01

SEL Plus AWD

A/T

844C2A45

01

 

Model

Equip.

Model Code

Opt. Group

Note

Sport FWD

A/T

844D2F45

01

Sport AWD

A/T

844D2A45

01

 

Model

Equip.

Model Code

Opt. Group

Note

Value FWD

A/T

844E2F45

01

Value AWD

A/T

844E2A45

01

 

Model

Equip.

Model Code

Opt. Group

Note

Limited FWD

A/T

844G2F45

01

Limited AWD

A/T

844G2A45

01

 

Model

Equip.

Model Code

Opt. Group

Note

Limited Ultimate FWD

A/T

844G2F45

02

Limited Ultimate AWD

A/T

844G2A45

02

 

Dealer/Port Option

Port-Installed Options (PIO) and
Dealer-Installed Options (DIO)

Part Number

Comments

Exterior

Appliqué, rear bumper

D3231ADUP0

Protective film to shield the rear bumper

Mudguards, complete set

D3F46AK200

 

Wheel locks 17” & 19”

U844000500

Tow hitch

D3061ADUP2

 

Cross bars, with steel roof

D3021ADU01

 

Cross bars, with panoramic sunroof

D3121ADU00

 

Interior

Cargo net

D3017ADUP0

Carpeted floor mats

3F14AC000

Door sills, illuminated

TBD

Tray, cargo (reversible)

D3F12AC000

First aid kit

00083ADU00

Mirror, auto-dimming with compass and HomeLink®

D3062ADUP1

 

Cargo Cover – Black

D3H15AK000TRY

Door Sills, Illuminated

D3045ADU00

 

 

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