Pakistani fast bowler Shoaib Akthar takes a spin in the Hyundai Tucson [Video]

Hyundai is a South Korean car manufacturer who has its presence in international market too. It is currently the second largest car manufacturer in India after Maruti Suzuki. Hyundai has been selling its cars in our neighbouring country Pakistan as well. Here we have a video of Pakistani fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar driving the all new Hyundai Tucson and explaining all the things that he loved about the car.

The video was uploaded by Shoaib Akhtar on his youtube channel. It seems like the fast bowler had asked soe]me of his fans on social media about a car that he should be buying and many of them suggested him the new Hyundai Tucson. It is a premium SUV that competes with cars like Jeep Compass in the Indian market. He according to the video is planning to buy a car and that is why he took the Tucson SUV out for a spin. He spent a whole day with the car finding out all the features that it has to offer.

Starting with the looks, he was very impressed with the premium styling of the exterior, it gets LED headlamps, DRLs, wide grille and has a very SUVish look. Once he was done with the exterior, he goes out on a spin and immediately falls in love with the vehicle. Just like most other Hyundai vehicles, the Tucson has number of features on offer. It gets a panoramic sunroof, automatic gearbox, wireless charging, lot of space on the inside, touchscreen infotainment system and so on. It offers ample amount of space and a person like Shoaib was able to sit comfortably inside the car.

Pakistani fast bowler Shoaib Akthar takes a spin in the Hyundai Tucson [Video]

It comes equipped with Hyundai’s AWD system HTRAC and the other features like cruise control, electric parking brake, elctrically adjustable driver seat and so on. He was even impressed by the boot space of the SUV. The Tucson is available with a 2.0 litre petrol and diesel engine options. The petrol engine generates 152 Ps and the diesel unit generates 185 Ps of maximum power. diesel version gets an 8-speed automatic gearbox whereas the petrol one gets a 6-speed automatic transmission.  He was very impressed with the ride quality, cabin insulation and the lightweight steering. The only thing that he was worried about was that which colour should he actually be going for as it has a variety of colour options.

Ajeesh Kuttan

Ajeesh, started 6 years ago with as an eager journalist passionate about bikes. His skills now encompass both bikes and cars, producing timely news reports spanning the auto sector. Beyond writing, Ajeesh excels in video production. Together with Shantonil, he participates in first drives and test drives for new car launches. (Full bio)