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Hyundai Tucson Petrol: Initial impressions after first 1,000 kms

Ditched diesel for the strict NGT norms in NCR.

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Got my Hyundai Tucson delivered on 12th April 2024

Ditched diesel for the strict NGT norms in NCR.

Initial impressions from the first 1000 KMs drive:

  • Buttery smooth engine which makes the whole drive effortless.
  • Light-footed pedal can take you linearly up to 90 KMPH.
  • Got up to 14.4 KMPL for my 30 KM home-to-office drive. The city drives fetches me up to 9-10 KMPL.
  • Plush interiors especially the symmetric metal design philosophy around the dashboard and doors which also comprise the air diffusers. I personally feel the upcoming 2025 facelift distorted this feel for accommodating a long joint screen
  • The family is super happy to fit in the rear reclining seats with a panoramic sunroof view. Got a huge space and a big deep boot
  • The front headlights I feel do have a bit less flux and a projector-based setup would have helped. However, the visibility is not bad with the reflector setup.
  • The auto pop-up 360-degree view in tight spaces and in traffic is a boon. Also, it's making me relearn myself to keep a safe distance between cars and bumpers.

Overall a pleasant experience so far. Waiting eagerly for a long drive review.

Attaching pics from PDI and post-delivery few shots that I managed to capture.

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