Hyundai ix55

With the luxury SUV - Hyundai ix55, the Korean car company is increasing its efforts to establish itself in the European market a powerful SUV for the highest demands. The substance that results from the Hyundai Veracruz ix55 is positioned above the two already successful models Hyundai Santa Fe and Hyundai Tuscon and is thereby specially equipped with a new diesel engine: This 3.0-liter common-rail diesel engine with piezo injection makes 240 hp and provides a maximum torque of 451 Newton meters. In combination with a six-speed automatic all-wheel drive of the Hyundai V6 sprints in 10.4 seconds from 0 to 100 km / h The average fuel consumption is 9.4 liters of diesel at a reasonable level. To increase the fight against BMW X5, VW Touareg and Audi Q5, the only available V6 diesel engine in spring 2012 has been optimized. The engine now develops 250 hp with maximum torque of 471 Nm. The 100 km / h sprint is done by the Hyundai ix55 now in 9.2 seconds and is up to 205 km / h top. Could parallel the CONSUMPTION of the SUV to 7.6 liters per 100 kilometers will be reduced, which accounts for 1.6 liters and now manages the EURO 5 emission standard. The dimensions of 4.84 meters in length, 1.95 meters in width and 1.75 meters in height betray the original orientation of the Hyundai ix55 at the American market thanks to its lush wheelbase of 2.81 meters convinced the Korean Premium SUV through a generous feeling of space and comfort. The third row of the seven-seater can be completely submerged if necessary. By folding the middle row of seats, the boot volume of the ix55 increased from 598 to up to 1,746 liters (VDA). As usual with Hyundai, was also intended for the equipment of the ix55 to everything: leather seats with two-stage seat heating, electrically opening and closing tailgate, xenon headlights and a premium stereo are amenities that include in this sleek lined premium SUV standard equipment. In addition, an automatically switchable four-wheel drive system, six airbags, ESP including brake assist, etc.

Tech details

Year 2011
Body type SUV
Engine Diesel, 2959cm³, 250HP
Drive permanent all-wheel
Gearbox automatic
Top speed (km/h) 205
0 - 100 km/h (s)
Seats 7
Doors 5
Emissions CO2 199g/km Euro 5
Consumption (l/100km)
10 / 6.2 / 7.6
Dimensions (mm)
4840 / 1940 / 1810
Payload 610kg 598l
Insurance class 23 HF / 24 TK / 25 VK