Hyundai has released the first sketch of the upcoming, third-generation Hyundai Tucson. The sketch reveals a silhouette,boxy, bold and muscular design language. The front features Hyundai’s signature chrome-framed hexagonal grille, large air-intakes and curved headlamps, different from the the ones seen on latest-generation Hyundai vehicles. On the side, there are large wheel arches, big alloy wheels, large door panels, sleek side mirrors and small window panels.
The new-generation model of the compact crossover will premiere at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show on March 3.
More information is available in the press release below.
Hyundai Motor shows first design impression of the All-New Tucson – Press Release
- Design sketch created in new teaser video
- Hints at bold and athletic SUV presence
- Global name underlines significance of new model
Feb. 3, 2015 – Hyundai Motor has today unveiled its first hints about the design of the upcoming All-New Tucson, compact SUV, which will premiere at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, on 3rd March.
Commenting on the All-New Tucson, Peter Schreyer, President and Chief Design Officer of Hyundai Motor Group, said: “Our new compact SUV will be a big step forward for the Hyundai brand globally. The All-New Tucson has a bold and athletic presence and a proud stance. Its design is characterised by flowing surfaces, bold proportions, sharp lines and most important our brand signature hexagonal grille.”
The strong, sporty SUV appearance is enhanced by the upright silhouette and sleek character line. At the front, Hyundai’s distinctive chrome-framed hexagonal grille is connected to the headlamp clusters creating a powerful impression.
With more than one million SUV sales in Europe since the introduction of the first Santa Fe in the early 2000s, Hyundai has established its credibility in the SUV segment.
The public world premiere of the All-New Tucson will take place during Hyundai’s press conference at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, Hall1 on March 3rd, 2015.