February 17, 2016-Hyundai Motor's Tucson was awarded MotorWeek's Drivers' Choice Award for 'Best Small Utility' at the 2016 Chicago Auto Show. MotorWeek, television's longest-running automotive series, has presented the Drivers' Choice Awards annually since 1983.
"Hyundai Motor's Tucson is fresher and better equipped than any direct compact crossover rival. It is also a bargain for its class," said John Davis, creator, host and executive producerof MotorWeek. "All are starring qualities that should impress the masses, keeping Hyundai Motor's marquee shining bright."
February 12, 2016-Hyundai Motor's Tucson was recognized as the Best Compact SUV for the Money by U.S. News & World Report. In the crowded SUV segment, the Tucson took top honors for its outstanding value and critical acclaim.
Automaker Earns Highest Achievement for Lowest Ownership Costs
Hyundai was named the overall brand winner in the 2016 Kelley Blue Book 5-Year Cost to Own Awards. Hyundai ranked No. 1 among mainstream brands for its lowest projected ownership costs. These awards are based on Kelley Blue Book’s 5-Year Cost to Own data for new cars for the initial five-year ownership period. While depreciation (or loss of value) and fuel costs may be the greatest expense incurred in owning a vehicle, there are other factors that can have a significant impact on a consumer’s budget. Kelley Blue Book 5-Year Cost to Own information takes into consideration depreciation, expected fuel costs, finance and insurance fees, maintenance and repair costs, and state fees.