Hyundai Tucson 1.7 CRDi Executive (2017) Review

IMG9308 Korean brand Hyundai's Tucson is a firm favourite in South Africa. Though the brand does not officially publicise its monthly sales volumes, we have it on good authority that the Tucson is one of the top-selling family car/SUVs in this country. Besides, you can gauge its popularity by jus [...]

Winners of Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by WesBank

CarsAwardsPressReleaseLead The 2016/17 Cars.co.za Consumer Awards programme – powered by WesBank ­– concluded with the announcement of the thirteen best-considered new purchases in their respective categories of the South African new vehicle market, as well as the overall Brand of the Year, on 19 January 201 [...]

Comparative Review: Hyundai Tucson vs Kia Sportage vs Renault Kadjar vs Volkswagen Tiguan

IMG 9190 These 4 family cars, which were recently introduced in South Africa, compete in one of the most hotly-contested segments in the South African new vehicle market. We get down to the nitty-gritty to find out which one is the best buy. At a glance   Hyundai Tucson 1.6 Turbo [...]

Hyundai Tucson (2016) Specs and Pricing in SA

Hyundai Tucson EU Version 2016 1024x768 Wallpaper 02 The Hyundai Tucson range has been expanded in South Africa with the introduction of 1.7- and 2.0-litre turbodiesel derivatives to bolster the appeal of the #CarsAwards Family Car finalist Hyundai’s ix35 and its predecessor, which was also named the Tucson, made the Korean brand a force to [...]

Hyundai Tucson 1.7 Turbodiesel (2016) First Drive

Tucson Urban Front 01 1800x1800 452711 Hyundai has beefed up its challenge in the compact SUV/Family Car segment with the addition of two turbodiesel engines to its popular Tucson range. We drove the 1.7 UII Executive in Cape Town to find out what it is like. We have driven and reviewed several versions of the new Tucson and we consid [...]

2016’s New Cars – How They Fare in Terms of Sales

Hyundai Tucson We look at some of the new cars that landed in South Africa in 2016 and see if they are selling as well as predicted. It’s difficult to tell if a new car is going to be a hit with the public or not – unless it’s a Volkswagen, in which case it probably will be. What we as [...]

Best Family Car in South Africa

20recap If you are looking to transport your family in relative comfort and with ease then you've come to the right category. These are the Family Car semi-finalists for the Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – powered by WesBank! The second annual Cars.co.za Consumer Awards – now powered [...]

Hyundai Tucson 1.6 Turbo Executive Manual (2016) Review

Main In a segment where style and sophistication are becoming just as important as practicality, the new Hyundai Tucson has a real chance of being the market's darling. Has Hyundai done enough to continue where the successful and popular iX35 left off, however? We like: Impressive ride and build [...]

Hyundai Tucson 1.6 Turbo 4WD Elite (2016) Review

IMG 7000 Whereas the ix35 vaulted Hyundai into the premium territory of the compact SUV market, the Tucson builds on its predecessor’s strengths and has a few extra talents. Is the flagship 1.6 Turbo 4WD Elite the pick of the bunch, however?   We like: Sharp exterior styling, improved rear le [...]

2016 Hyundai Tucson – In-Depth Review, pricing and specs [Video]

TucsonVideo2   The Tucson name will be remembered fondly by South Africans. In fact, the first version of Hyundai’s compact SUV remains a popular buy on the used market to this day, just like its successor, the ix35. But with the latest version the brand has taken another significant step u [...]