This upgraded, limited edition included quilted leather interior with embroidered logos, stiffer sports suspension, quad exhaust exit pipes, a higher level rear spoiler and an anthracite finish to the alloy wheels. Archived from on 17 October 2007. Two engines power the Tiburon range. The usual instruments run down the center, with reasonable controls without bran-teasing challenges to figure out. The gear leaver gaiter was of smooth leather, with a chrome trim surround at the base, manufactured by. In September 2013, Hyundai informed the agency that it was adding more vehicles to this campaign, representing an additional 652,512 units. Hit a bump with the steering wheel anywhere off center, and things quickly unravel.
Tiburon's wheelbase and overall length grew slightly compared to the previous version, increasing curb weight by about 200 lb 91 kg. The gunmetal accents on the panel look nice. According to the Hyundai Coupe F2 brochure, total on-the-road price was £17,999 as of July 1998. The center stack is squarish, with two big round climate vents over smaller ones on top of the dash; they handle the strong air conditioning. The rear bumper is also reformed receiving larger taillights. Interior Features The seats are comfortable and well bolstered, with lumbar and butt support, leather with nice cloth inserts.
Anti-lock brakes were made standard on all 2006 model Tiburons. It was available in a few foreign markets with engine choices of either 1. Hyundai launched a revised Tiburon in 2002 for the 2003 model year, giving it new styling, larger dimensions, and an optional. The engine's torque comes on low, so it's easy to drive. Twisty roads also reveal the Tiburon's most glaring dynamic weakness — its clutch. In the affected vehicles, the stop lamp switch may malfunction.
These facelifts have attempted to keep the car up to date with various safety improvements and a mixture of changes to exterior and interior styling. With 181 pounds-feet of on tap at a relatively low 3,800 rpm, the V6 delivers sprightly acceleration from a standing start through much of the rev range. Those of larger build will find the cabin a bit snug. From head-on, the Tiburon misses the opportunity for something dramatic. Walkaround The Hyundai Tiburon has nice, rakish lines. Even in markets where the car is sold as a Hyundai Tiburon or Hyundai Coupe, the name Tuscani has become quite popular.
Base Tiburons retained the 138 hp 103 kW 2. Only the 6-speed and automatic transmissions were available. The suspension is tuned for hard cornering, and there's electronic stability control with Brake Assist and Traction Control. Recall Date 2013-04-01 Description Hyundai Motor Company Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Accent, model year 2007-2011 Azera, Sonata and Sante Fe,2006-2011 Tucson, 2009-2011 Elantra Touring, 2007-2010 Elantra, 2008-2011 Veracruz, 2009-2011 Genesis, 2010-2011 Genesis Coupe, 2007-2008 Entourage, and 2006-2008 Tiburon vehicles. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 1,712,336.
. It's a strategy that helps move the product in the latter half of its shelf life, and all of the above applies to Hyundai's 2007 Tiburon. This marks the second time the front-wheel-drive Hyundai Tiburon Coupe has received a face-lift since the current generation bowed in early 2002. In some markets secondary badging may denote engine size and variations such as trim, wheel, and other options. Successive tweaks have had mixed results. The body has undergone a makeover: front and rear fascia, headlights, taillights, hood, front fenders and twin exhaust tips are all new. This allowed for a greater airflow to the air filter, gaining a minimal increase of bhp.
It was intended as a limited edition of 1500 units, though 1513 units were eventually produced. All 2007 Tiburons have upgraded interiors too, with blue backlit instrumentation and revised analog gauges. As serious as Hyundai was about the track-tuned suspension, it's surprising they missed something simple like the pedal position for sporty downshifting. There was a rumour that Hyundai is considering a plan to branch off the Tuscani name as a complete sub brand for more exclusive, sporty, and upmarket models. Recall Date 2013-04-01 Description Hyundai Motor Company Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Accent, model year 2007-2011 Azera, Sonata and Sante Fe,2006-2011 Tucson, 2009-2011 Elantra Touring, 2007-2010 Elantra, 2008-2011 Veracruz, 2009-2011 Genesis, 2010-2011 Genesis Coupe, 2007-2008 Entourage, and 2006-2008 Tiburon vehicles. The rear seats offer 29. However the clutch action is smooth, especially on the upshifts, and that compensates a bit for the long throw; so overall, the upshifts work.
Hyundai, seeking cost cuts, adopted this modification for 2004+ models. Still, the accelerator is sensitive enough for any novice to rev-match like a pro. The restyled 2007 model sports a perky new look, and the optional V6 delivers brisk acceleration. Archived from on 10 January 2012. Archived from on 2 July 2006.