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New Hyundai Tucson was the “Best Crossover of the Year” in Germany

New Hyundai Tucson was the "Best Crossover of the Year" in Germany

Two influential German avtozhurnala Auto Bild and Auto Zeitung, who conducted a detailed analysis of the characteristics of the most popular coupe present on the automotive market, Hyundai Tucson was named the best in its class, says.

Auto Bild portal selects the best of the following models : Hyundai Tucson, Mazda CX-5, Honda CR-V, Ford Kuga. The evaluation was conducted on the basis of factors: the body, the power unit, control electronics, the level of environmental protection. The winner scored 557 points out of the maximum 750, was the top 5 categories (except the engine and environmental performance). CX-5 scored 531 points, Kuga – 525 and CR-V – 521.

Portal Auto Zeitung considered several other compact crossovers: Hyundai Tucson, Volkswagen Tiguan, Mazda CX-5 and Honda CR-V. Important factors in the evaluation were the body, handling, powertrain, dynamic performance and environmental friendliness and efficiency.

Hyundai Tucson scored 3058 points out of 5000 available. In Tiguan – 3039 points, CR-V – 2912, CX-5 – 2890.