Hyundai has announced the 2016 Tucson will be priced from $22,700 when it goes on sale in the United States later this month.

Hyundai has announced the 2016 Tucson will be priced from $22,700 when it goes on sale in the United States later this month.

The entry-level Tucson SE comes sparsely equipped but features air conditioning, a multi-function steering wheel and a six-speaker audio system.  The model also has a rearview camera, tinted windows and Bluetooth/iPod/USB/Aux connectivity.  Other highlights include 17-inch alloy wheels and an infotainment system with a five-inch display.

Power is provided by a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that develops 164 bhp and 151 lb-ft of torque.  It is connected to a six-speed automatic transmission which can be paired to an optional all-wheel drive system.

The Tucson Eco starts at $24,150 and features all the aforementioned equipment as well as LED daytime running lights, fog lights and roof rails.  The model also gains illuminated vanity mirrors, a power driver's seat and a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that develops 175 bhp and 195 lb-ft of torque.  

The $26,150 Tucson Sport goes one step further as it features heated front seats, a power liftgate and 19-inch alloy wheels.  The model also has a variety of safety systems including Blind Spot Detection, Lane Change Assist and Rear Cross-Traffic Alert.

Lastly, the range-topping Tucson Limited starts at $29,900 and features additional chrome trim as well as LED head- and taillights.  The crossover also has leather seats, a power passenger seat and painted interior trim.  Other niceties include a dual-zone automatic climate control system, rear air vents and electrochromatic rearview mirror.  Rounding out the changes are a premium audio system and 8-inch infotainment system with GPS navigation. 

Note: Prices exclude an $895 freight charge

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