The Korean company will release for the US market new.
Hyundai is developing a pickup truck for the U.S. market, which now bears code name for NX4-OB. The debut model will take place in may 2020. The series will form the platform of the next generation Tucson (codenamed for NX4). Pickup will be available with a new 2.5-liter GDi engine Theta III as standard, and the hybrid version will appear later.
Pickup will probably be exclusive for the US market, because it will be built at the Hyundai plant in Alabama. Vice President Hyundai Motor America’s product planning Michael O’brien said that the automaker is planning to enter the market of pickup trucks USA with the model of American manufacturing.
Information about the release date of the truck and its specifications, the Executive Director of mark O’brien said, but noted that it will be a very versatile vehicle. In addition it is reported, Hyundai Motor and updates the plant in Alabama as the company has decided to launch the new generation Hyundai Tucson in the beginning of 2020, and the launch of mass-produced pickup will take place at the end of 2020.
Overall dimensions new truck will compete with the Chevrolet Colorado or Toyota Tacoma. Hyundai’s first pickup is scheduled for release in the United States in may 2021, and its output to other markets, such as South Korea, have not yet been resolved.