2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Engine Specs
We are all equally excited about the first-ever pickup truck by Hyundai- the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz. Although the brand prefers to call it a sports adventure vehicle, it does have a classic cab and bed build. The Hyundai Santa Cruz has a unibody construction, an independent suspension, and an FWD platform. So, exactly what are the design and engine specs of the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz? Continue reading this blog by Coastal Hyundai to learn more about the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz engine specs. And then check out our inventory here at Coastal Hyundai in Melbourne, FL!
How powerful is the engine of the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz?
The new 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz comes with two different engine options. The standard is a 2.5L 4-cylinder setup with 191 hp and 181 lb.-ft. of torque. This can be further upgraded to a turbocharged 2.5L 4-cylinder with 281 hp and 311 lb.-ft. of torque. Both of these engines have standard FWD powertrain which can be upgraded to an available AWD.
The base engine has an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 21/26 MPG on FWD and 21/27 MPG on AWD. It takes just about 8.0 seconds to go from 0-60 MPH. However, the upgraded turbocharged engine is paired with an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission and has a fuel economy of 19/27 MPG on AWD. The 0-60 MPH acceleration takes about 6.0 seconds.
Exterior design Specs of the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz
The standard towing capacity of the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz is 3,500 lbs. and the upgraded engine model can tow up to 5,000 lbs. Armed with a composite 4.3ft. bed, this pickup truck has a maximum payload capacity of 1,748 lbs which is much more than a lot of market competitions out there. This four-door pickup truck has a total seating capacity of 5 people and a total passenger volume of 104 cu.-ft.
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