All-new model recognized for refined design, fuel-efficient powertrains and additional safety features


FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 14, 2015 – The 2016 Hyundai Tucson, which made its debut at the New York International Auto Show, recently earned a distinction as one of the “Top 10 Auto Show Debuts of the Year,” from Cars.com, the premier online resource for buying, selling and servicing cars. Each year, Cars.com editors review a season’s worth of automaker reveals, voting on which vehicles stand out against the competition. The compact crossover was recognized for its sporty styling, fuel efficiency and innovative safety technology. 

“The all-new 2016 Hyundai Tucson is one of our most highly anticipated crossover utility vehicles and we’re proud of the positive response we received from both critics and consumers at its world reveal at the New York International Auto Show,” said Mike O’Brien, vice president of corporate and product planning, Hyundai Motor America. “We’re honored that the redesigned Tucson is being recognized as one of the season’s best new vehicles, and we’re excited to bring it to Hyundai dealers later this summer.”

The 2016 redesigned Hyundai Tucson is sculpted with a sporty new design, engineered with enhanced fuel efficiency and equipped with advanced safety technologies, including Automatic Emergency Braking and Hyundai Blue Link. The all-new Tucson is designed to maximize interior space for young families who are looking for an efficient ride that’s easy to maneuver and fun to drive.


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Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Co. of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed throughout the United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sold and serviced through more than 820 dealerships nationwide. All Hyundai vehicles sold in the U.S. are covered by the Hyundai Assurance program, which includes the 5-year/60,000-mile fully transferable new vehicle limited warranty, Hyundai’s 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain limited warranty and five years of complimentary Roadside Assistance. Hyundai Blue Link Connected Care provides owners of Hyundai models equipped with the Blue Link telematics system with proactive safety and car care services complimentary for one year with enrollment. These services include Automatic Collision Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostic Alert, Monthly Vehicle Health Report and in-vehicle service scheduling.

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