2013 Hyundai Tucson starts at $20,070 image

Hyundai has announced the official price list for the 2013 Tucson crossover, which now starts at $20,070 in the United States.

According to the South Korean based automaker, the 2013 Hyundai Tucson GL, with the five-speed manual transmission, can now be bought over-seas for 20,070 USD, including the $825 destination charge, while the top of the line 2013 Hyundai Tucson Limited, equipped with the six-speed automatic transmission, starts at $26,270, including shipping, which means that the vehicle is 450 USD more expensive than the 2012 Tucson Limited. The mid-level 2013 Hyundai Tucson GLS, with a six-speed automatic transmission, costs $23,420, including shipping, 300 USD more than the 2012 Tucson GLS.

Even if the 2013 Hyundai Tucson is a bit more expensive than the 2012 model year, the vehicle is still significantly cheaper than its competition, with the 2012 Honda CR-V costing 23,325 for the entry-level version, including an $830 destination charge, or the 2013 Mazda CX-5 Sport, with its 21,790 USD base price. New features available for the 2013 Hyundai Tucson include the proximity key entry with push-button start, available for the Limited level, and heated front seats, automatic headlight control and fog lights, for the GLS. The base 2013 Hyundai Tucson GL is getting a 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine, producing 165 HP.