Fuel efficiency is a factor many car shoppers consider when looking at a new vehicle. Practical fuel economy ratings are expected in just about every vehicle. This includes crossovers like the Hyundai Tucson. The 2018 Hyundai Tucson Canadian fuel economy ratings help make this vehicle a practical choice in the crossover segment.
2018 Hyundai Tucson Engine Option and Drive Systems
The fuel economy ratings for the 2018 Hyundai Tucson will vary based on the crossover’s engine option and drive system. 2018 Tucson models can be equipped with one of two engine options. Standard equipment includes a 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine. This engine produces 164 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque.
When paired with the front-wheel drive system, the 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine earns fuel economy ratings estimated at 10.1 L/100 km city and 7.8 L/100 km highway for 9.0 L/100 km combined. Models equipped with all-wheel drive are rated at 11.0 L/100 km city and 9.1 L/100 km highway for 10.2 L/100 km combined.
In addition to the base engine, the 2018 Hyundai Tucson offers a 1.6-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine. This engine increases the performance ratings to 175 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque. This engine is paired exclusively with the all-wheel drive system. Fuel economy ratings are estimated at 9.9 L/100 km city and 8.5 L/100 km highway for 9.3 L/100 km combined.
Fuel economy ratings will also vary based on how you drive your vehicle and the multiple other factors, such as road conditions and the condition of your tires.