2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Towing Capacity

May 18th, 2021 by

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe on a dirt trail

The 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe can tow up to 3,500 pounds when properly equipped with its 2.5L Turbo engine. The new Santa Fe offers a premium suite of towing features designed to confidently take you on the roads less traveled with ease. Get more details about the new 2021 Santa Fe towing capacity and engine specs with Baytown Hyundai, then contact our team to hit the Baytown roads for a test drive. 

How Much Can a Hyundai Santa Fe Tow?

The 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe can tow up to 3,500 pounds on its top 2.5L Turbo engine when equipped with trailer brakes. This engine comes standard on the 2021 Santa Fe Limited, Calligraphy, and Calligraphy 2.5T with AWD. The 2021 Santa Fe SE and SEL configurations come with a standard 2.5L engine. You can review the specs for each engine option below:

2.5L Inline 4-Cylinder Engine

  • 2,000 pound towing capacity
  • 191 hp
  • 181 lb-ft of torque
  • 25 mpg city/28 mpg highway FWD* & 22 mpg city/25 mpg highway AWD*
  • Available on the Santa Fe SE & SEL

2.5L Inline 4-Cylinder Turbo Engine

  • 3,500 pound towing capacity
  • 277 hp
  • 311 lb-ft of torque
  • 22 mpg city/28 mpg highway FWD* & 21 mpg city/28 mpg highway AWD*
  • Available on the Santa Fe Limited, Calligraphy, and Calligraphy 2.5T with AWD

If you want to take advantage of the maximum Hyundai Santa Fe towing capacity for both engines, Houston drives need to have the trailer brakes system. Without trailer brakes installed, the 2021 Santa Fe can only tow 1,650 pounds

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Towing Features

Drivers can expect two powerful engine options and trailer brakes, as well as the following towing features that help you tow trailers, boats, or outdoor equipment safely through Pasadena. Explore the towing features below:

  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Highway Driving Assist
  • Blind-Spot View Monitor
  • Surround View Monitor
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • Forward Collision-Avoidance
  • Much more!

If you’re getting ready to plan your next family vacation, the new Hyundai Santa Fe works to keep you connected, protected, and comfortable until you have reached your destination.

Find Your New 2021 Santa Fe at Baytown Hyundai 

After learning about the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe towing capacity, it’s time to explore our virtual inventory to find the new Hyundai Santa Fe for sale that checks off all of the boxes. Be sure to take advantage of our new vehicle specials and get pre-approved for financing right at home. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions in the meantime.

*2021 SANTA FE SE/SEL: FWD 25 City/28 Hwy/26 Combined MPG, AWD 22 City/25 Hwy/24 Combined MPG. Limited/Calligraphy/Calligraphy 2.5T AWD with 19-inch wheels: FWD 22 City/28 Hwy/25 Combined MPG, AWD 21 City/28 Hwy/24 Combined MPG. All figures are EPA estimates and for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage may vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and vehicle’s condition.

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