What is the 2018 Hyundai Tucson Towing Capacity?

The 2018 Hyundai Tucson comes with a turbocharged engine option that leaves many Elgin car shoppers wondering, "How much can a Hyundai Tucson tow?" Today we will answer that question as we look at the towing capacity and other performance-enhancing features found on the Tucson.

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How Much Can a Hyundai Tucson Tow

The Hyundai Tucson towing capacity depends on the configuration you choose:
  • On the entry-level SE and SEL trim, the Tucson towing capacity maxes out at 1,500 pounds.
  • With the mid to upper-level SEL Plus, Sport, Value, and Limited, trims the Hyundai Tucson towing capacity jumps to a maximum of 2,000 pounds.

Hyundai Tucson Performance Features

The Tucson towing capacity is enhanced by additional features that boost performance and handling, as well as features to increase your safety. Standard feature highlights include:
  • 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC®: Change gears on demand with the SHIFTRONIC® automatic transmission.
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control (TCS) and Brake Assist: This system makes maneuvering your vehicle and trailer easier by combing the necessary engine power and braking force to keep you on course.
  • Blind Spot Detection: This system helps you change lanes safely even while towing in Schaumburg.

Hyundai Tucson Engines

Experience a selection of Inline 4-cylinder engines that produce the power needed for your Tucson towing capacity to perform at its best. Tow your trailer to Streamwood with engine options like:
  • 2.0 Inline 4-cylinder: The SE, SEL, and SEL Plus trims enjoy 164 hp and 151 lb-ft of torque from this base engine.
  • 2.4 Inline 4-cylinder: Standard on the Sport configuration, this engine creates 181 hp and 175 lb-ft of torque.
  • 1.6 Inline 4-cylinder turbocharged: Featured on the Value and Limited configurations, this turbocharged engine creates 175 hp and 195 lb-ft of torque.

Test Drive the Hyundai Tucson at our Elgin Dealership

Set up a test drive today at Elgin Hyundai to learn more about the performance capabilities of the 2018 Hyundai Tucson, especially when you keep the tire pressure at the right psi. We have a rotating selection of new vehicle specials so you can get into a Tucson for less. Apply for financing onlineto get the process started today!

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