2021 Hyundai Tucson
#64 of 2021 SUVs
#126 of all 2021 vehicles
The Tucson, part of Hyundai's lineup since 2005, is a small SUV with seating up to 5. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it can easily handle mud, snow, and sand. It has technology that is now expected: Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Having more than average horsepower for its class, the Tucson packs some oomph. Hyundai offers a 5-year, 60,000-mile basic warranty, and a 10-year, 100,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.
We estimate that the 2021 Hyundai Tucson has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.051% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 5.8283%, meaning the average driver has a 0.051% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 5.8283% chance of being injured.
Compared to the average vehicle, the 2021 Hyundai Tucson is 9% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2021 Hyundai Tucson is 26% more likely to result in a fatal accident.
2021 Hyundai Tucson offers AEB optionally. With AEB, the vehicle lifetime fatality chance drops by 13%.
Active safety features greatly enhance occupant safety by reducing the likelihood of a crash. The following active safety systems are included even on lower trims/versions of the 2021 Hyundai Tucson: Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection (FDA-PED), Lane Departure Warning System, and Blind-Spot View Monitoring.
Some safety technologies get a lot of press, but another may also improve safety. Optional side mirror turn signals can help when you don't see a vehicle in your blind spot, by alerting them to your intention to switch lanes, which allows the other driver to avoid an accident with you.