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2005 Hyundai Tucson

At a Glance

Pricing $17,499 - $21,499
Drive Types FWD, 4WD
Engines 2.0l I4, 2.7l V6
Transmissions A4, M5

Overview Information

Hyundai fields another solid competitor with the 2005 Tucson compact SUV. Slightly smaller than the Santa Fe, the Tucson is intended to take on the CR-V and RAV4. Buyers appreciate Hyundai for value and the Tucson will offer plenty of value with it's configurable interior, choice of 4-cylinder and V6 power, and an electronically controlled variable 4WD system.

What Changed:

All-new compact SUV positioned below the Sante Fe. Two engines: 2.0L 4-cylinder and 2.7L V6. Available in FWD and 4WD. 4WD models feature an electronically controlled transfer case.

Official Word:

"The new Hyundai Tucson is a value-packed SUV that will complement the buyer's active lifestyles. Tucson has all the features buyers have come to expect from Hyundai and it's covered by America's Best Warranty, The Hyundai Advantage which includes the 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty." -- Robert F. Cosmai, President and CEO, Hyundai Motor America

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Tucson GL 2.0l I4 (140-bhp) M5 FWD $17,499
Tucson GL 2.0l I4 (140-bhp) M5 4WD $18,999
Tucson GL 2.0l I4 (140-bhp) A4 FWD $18,299
Tucson GLS, LX 2.7l V6 (173-bhp) A4 FWD $19,999
Tucson GLS, LX 2.7l V6 (173-bhp) A4 4WD $21,499