’09 Price Range
$18,795-24,645

’08 Price Range
$17,895-24,345

Body Styles
GLS, SE, Limited 4-door CUV

Drive Configuration
Front, All-wheel

Engines
2.0L I-4; 2.7L V-6

Transmissions
M-5, A-4

Assembly Location
Ulsan, South Korea

What’s New for ’09

  • Changes to automatic transmission controls and torque converters, power steering belt and engine management system help boost fuel economy by 4%-6% across the lineup.
  • On the exterior, the Tucson sports new 16-in. alloy wheels, a more distinctive chrome grille, chrome tailgate trim and three new colors.
  • Inside, all models feature new metal grain accent strips and improved audio system with auxiliary audio inputs and XM satellite radio.
  • >New seat fabric appears in the GLS, heated front seats and windshield-wiper de-icers are standard on 4-wheel-drive-equipped SE models, a power sunroof is standard on the Limited, while a 200-watt Kenwood audio and navigation system becomes standard on the Limited and optional on other variants (interim availability).
  • A short-throw B&M precision sport shifter is available for the 5-speed manual transmission.

Related Information

All 2009 U.S. Models

2009 U.S. Model Specifications