Hyundai Tucson 4WD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Hyundai Tucson 4WD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 53 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2014 2014 Hyundai Tucson SUV AWD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2014 2014 Hyundai Tucson SUV FWD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2013 2013 Hyundai Tucson SUV AWD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2013 2013 Hyundai Tucson SUV FWD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2012 2012 Hyundai Tucson SUV AWD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2012 2012 Hyundai Tucson SUV FWD 4 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2011 2011 Hyundai Tucson SUV 4WD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2011 2011 Hyundai Tucson SUV FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2010 2010 Hyundai Tucson 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2009 2009 Hyundai Tucson 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2008 2008 Hyundai Tucson 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2007 2007 Hyundai Tucson 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2006 2006 Hyundai Tucson 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2005 2005 Hyundai Tucson 4-DR w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Tucson 4WD for 10 years. They average 21.4 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2014 Tucson 4WD above average at 22 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2014 Tucson 4WD to be $1,750 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Tucson 4WD consumes about 15 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Tucson 4WD emits 395 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,925,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 282 trees would offset these emissions. The Tucson 4WD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2014 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 22 25 21
2013 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 21 25 19
2012 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 21 25 19
2011 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 22 26 20
2010 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 24 28 21
2009 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 21 24 19
2008 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 19 23 17
2007 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 19 23 17
2006 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 19 23 17
2005 Hyundai Tucson 4WD 19 23 17

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Tucson 4WD has 20 different model options on record with the EPA since 2005. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2014 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 25 20
2014 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 25 21
2013 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 27 20
2013 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 21 25 19
2012 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 27 20
2012 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 21 25 19
2011 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 28 21
2011 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 22 26 20
2010 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 28 21
2010 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 28 21
2009 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 20 23 18
2009 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 19
2008 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 19
2008 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 19 23 17
2007 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 19
2007 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 19 23 17
2006 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 19
2006 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 19 23 17
2005 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 19
2005 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 6-cyl, 2.7 L 19 23 17