Crossovers Fight: Nissan vs Hyundai

October 20, 2012 at 09:24

Today let’s have a look at the cars that are known for their high quality, but also for the lower prices. They may not be that perfect in all the minor details as Germans, but they also offer a great ride and driving engagement. Therefore let’s see how they are going to fight with each other today: let’s welcome new 2012 Nissan Qashqai and the great 2012 Hyundai Tucson!

2012 Nissan Qashqai Pic

2012 Nissan Qashqai Pic

Both these cars are pretty impressive in terms of their styling and also the comfortable ride that they offer, but let’s take a closer look to the technical characteristics of each one of them. New Nissan is equipped with the 1.6-Liter engine at its base trim, while new Hyundai got the 2.0-Liter I4. In terms of power output Nissan is capable of about 121-horsepower, while new Hyundai gives out 165-horses. Though new Nissan is better in terms of fuel economy offering on average about 2 mpg more than Hyundai. The prices of these two models are also quite similar, keeping on the level of $20.000.

2012 Hyundai Tucson Photo

2012 Hyundai Tucson Photo

Though in the end we still think that a better crossover in these terms is new Hyundai Tucson, therefore the victory goes to this beauty!

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