Hyundai delivers first 2015 Tucson Fuel Cell in the US

John Patterson, Dealer Principal at Tustin Hyundai has handed over the keys of the new 2015 Hyundai Tucson fuel cell vehicle to its first customer, Timothy Bush. Tustin Hyundai is the first of three Southern California Hyundai dealers besides Win Hyundai in Carson and Hardin Hyundai in Analeim who will receive the 2015 Tucson.

Hyundai delivers first 2015 Tucson Fuel Cell in the US (1)2015 Tucson fuel cell vehicle is being leased to Bush for a period of three years at $499 per month with a down payment at $2,999. This price also includes unlimited free hydrogen refueling and ‘At Your Service Valet Maintenance’. This service offers free pick up and drop back of the vehicle for service maintenance besides the use of a loan vehicle.

Timothy Bush and his family are elated on receiving this new Tucson fuel cell which will not only see them driving a zero emission vehicle but also ensure benefits to the environment and reduce the nation’s dependence on imported fuels.

Hyundai delivers first 2015 Tucson Fuel Cell in the US (2)Hyundai Tucson fuel cell is being produced for buyers in the US at the company plant in Ulsan, Korea. It has a driving range of 426 kms and can be refueled in just 10 minutes. It will compete with the 2014 Honda FCX Clarity of which 44 units were leased between 2008 and 2013.

Tucson Fuel Cell allows the driver to enjoy driving without any constraints where range or recharge time is concerned. The Tucson Fuel Cell represents the next generation of electric vehicles which according to UCI’s Advanced Power and Energy Program’s 2013 study use of hydrogen fuel cell offers lower total well to wheel emissions as compared to that presented by battery powered electric vehicles due to which better utility and versatility is achieved.

Hyundai delivers first 2015 Tucson Fuel Cell in the US (3)

Hyundai delivers first 2015 Tucson Fuel Cell in the US (4)