How Much Can a 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Tow?

January 27th, 2022 by
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The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz is a new pickup that’s been creating a lot of attention, and it’s taking on top competitors like the Honda Ridgeline to help take your Sacramento drives to the next level. Wondering what the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz towing capacity is? The 2022 Santa Cruz can tow up to 5,000 pounds when equipped with AWD and the available trailer brake system. Learn more about the new Hyundai Santa Cruz engine specs and payload capacity, then check out our inventory to find the model that’s best suited for your driving needs. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

 

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Towing Capacity by Trim Level

As mentioned above, the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz towing capacity can reach up to 5,000 pounds. Citrus Heights drivers will see that the Hyundai Santa Cruz payload and towing capabilities vary depending on which trim level that you choose. Premium and Limited models offer the highest 5,000-pound capacity with AWD and the optional trail brakes installed. Learn more about the Santa Cruz towing capacity for each trim level below:

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz SE Towing & Payload Capacity

  • Payload FWD/AWD: 1,753 / 1,753 pounds
  • Towing FWD/AWD: 3,500 / 3,500 pounds

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz SEL Towing & Payload Capacity

  • Payload FWD/AWD: 1,731 / 1,732 pounds
  • Towing FWD/AWD: 3,500 / 3,500 pounds

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Premium Towing & Payload Capacity

  • Payload FWD/AWD: 1,609 / 1,631 pounds
  • Towing FWD/AWD: 3,500 / 5,000 pounds

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Limited Towing & Payload Capacity

  • Payload FWD/AWD: 1,521 / 1,609 pounds
  • Towing FWD/AWD: 3,500 / 5,000 pounds

These numbers are all with the optional trailer brakes installed. If not installed, then each 2022 Santa Cruz model can only tow up to 1,650 pounds.

What are the 2022 Santa Cruz Engine Specs?

There are two engines drivers can expect with the new Santa Cruz: a 2.5L and 2.5L turbo engine. Drivers can expect each engine to offer incredible performance to make your Rocklin drives better. With that said, the 2.5L turbo engine for the Premium and Limited models will provide additional power for your daily commute. 

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz w/ 2.5L Engine

  • 191 hp
  • 181 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-Speed Transmission
  • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy: 21 mpg city / 26 mpg highway

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz w/ 2.5L Turbo Engine

  • 281 hp
  • 311 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-Speed Transmission
  • EPA-Estimated Fuel Economy: 19 mpg city / 27 mpg highway

Test Drive the New Santa Cruz at Roseville Hyundai

See firsthand how the powerful and capable new Hyundai Santa Cruz can enhance your overall driving experience when you visit Roseville Hyundai for a test drive. Between our competitive prices and new vehicle specials, you’re in excellent hands with us. Be sure to apply for financing right at home to get the car-buying process started today.

 

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