The 2015 Hyundai Tucson SUV will start at $22,375, the automaker has announced.
The listing price includes an $875 shipping charge and reflects an increase of $100 compared with the previous model, Edmunds.com reported. The 2015 Tucson is a carryover model with a few updates that include a special equipment package as well as LED taillights on some models.
Selling at American dealerships now, the new Tucson SUV is also available in a fully optioned 2015 Hyundai Tucson Limited version that begins at $27,175. The top-of-the-line price also includes shipping and reflects a $100 increase over the SUV's predecessor.
The five-passenger Tucson, which competes with the Ford Escape, Honda CR-V, Kia Sportage and Toyota RAV4, now includes LED taillights in Tucson Limited version.
The $750 Popular Equipment package available on the 2015 Tucson GLS includes "a rearview camera, 4.3-inch color touchscreen audio display, eight-way power driver seat with power lumbar support, leatherette seat bolsters with cloth insets and automatic headlight control," according to Edmunds.
The compact crossover comes in GLS, SE and Limited trim levels. For the GLS version, the Tucson runs on a 2-liter engine generating 164 horsepower and 151 pound-feet of torque, while the SE and Limited trim versions get a 2.4-liter engine producing 182 horsepower and 177 pound-feet of torque.
Both engine versions are matched with a six-speed automatic transmission, and all three trim levels are available with front- or all-wheel drive.