Hyundai’s all-new 2022 Tucson proves there’s still a lot of life in the compact crossover segment, and that design matters as much as multiple powertrain options.
The fourth-generation Hyundai Tucson is an important global launch for the brand that will roll out gradually. It goes on sale this month in Korea as a 2021 model and will come to the U.S. and other markets sometime in the first half of 2021 for the 2022 model year.
Hyundai has sold over 7 million Tucsons internationally since it launched the first generation in 2004. Though the new version will come in both short- and long-wheelbase variants, the U.S. will only see the stretched model, a strategy on par with the American consumers’ taste for larger vehicles.
The 2022 Hyundai Tucson will offer four main powertrain configurations: gasoline, diesel,