4x4 alternatives road test - specifications

 SEAT Altea 2.0 TDI Freetrack 4Hyundai Tucson 2.0 CRDi Style
On the road price/total as tested"£19,995/£20,355""£16,695/£17,095"
"Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)""£8,018/40.1%""£5,676/34.0%"
Running costs/contract hiren/a52.7ppm/N/A
Annual tax liability std/higher rate"£1,040/£2,080""£901/£1,803"
"Annual fuel cost (12/20,000 miles)""£1,938/£3,230""£2,407/£4,012"
Ins. group/quote/VED band/cost20/£311/E/£15023/£311/E/£150
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd service£178/£203/£178£224/£355/£224
Length/wheelbase"4,493/2,576mm""4,325/2,630mm"
Height/width"1,622/1,788mm""1,730/1,830mm"
Engine"4cyl in-line/1,968cc""4cyl in-line/1,991cc"
Peak power "168/4,200 bhp/rpm""148/3,800 bhp/rpm"
Peak torque "350/1,800 Nm/rpm""305/1,800 Nm/rpm"
Transmission 6spd man/4wd6spd man/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel60 litres/space saver58 litres/full-size
Boot capacity (seats up/down) "593*/1,562 litres""540/1,375 litres"
Kerbweight/payload/towing weight"1,568/600/1,400kg""1,683/487/1,600kg"
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.7 metres/n/a10.8 metres/N/A
Basic warranty (miles)/recovery"3yrs (60,000)/2yrs"5yrs (unltd)/3yrs
Service intervals/UK dealers"10,000 miles/113""10,000 miles/146"
Driver Power mfr/dealer position24th/22nd22nd/9th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped/points5/4/3/n/a4/3/1/29
0-60/30-70mph8.5/9.0 secs11.5/12.0 secs
30-50 in 3rd/4th 3.8/6.0 secs4.3/5.6 secs
50-70 in 5th/6th 6.9/8.7 secs7.6/9.3 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph "127mph/2,000rpm""112mph/2,500rpm"
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 46.1/34.5/8.0m54.0/38.8/9.7m
Noise levels outside/idle/30/70mph68/45/59/69dB65/54/61/68dB
Auto Express economy/range34.9mpg/461 miles28.1mpg/359 miles
Govt urban/extra-urban/combined 33.2/49.6/41.5mpg32.1/47.9/40.4mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket217/179g/km/26%269/184g/km/27%
Airbags/Isofix/parking sensorsSix/yes/yesSix/yes/yes
Clim ctrl/leather/heated seatsYes/no/£135"Yes/£1,100/yes"
Met paint/electric rear windows£360/yes£400/yes
Stability/cruise ctrl/xenon lightsYes/yes/£870No/yes/no
Sat-nav/CD/MP3 socket"£1,595/yes/yes"£495/yes/yes

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