2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Overview: Release Date, Engine Specs & More!

June 17th, 2021 by

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz parked with Mountains in background

Whether you want a powerhouse truck for tough tasks in Baytown or big adventures in Houston, Hyundai has something new for you. The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz is set to debut soon, and it ushers in a new era for the brand. This is the first-ever Sport Adventure Vehicle, combining the flexibility of an open truck bed with the versatility of an SUV design to create a one-of-a-kind ride. Take a closer look at the Hyundai Santa Cruz interior, features, and more with Baytown Hyundai.

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Truck Trims

While 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz pricing has yet to be announced, there are four different trim levels to select for the 2022 model year.

  • Hyundai Santa Cruz SE
  • Hyundai Santa Cruz SEL
  • Hyundai Santa Cruz SEL Premium
  • Hyundai Santa Cruz Limited

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Performance

The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz truck commands Houston roads with your choice of two different engines, a four-cylinder standard engine, or a turbocharged option. The all-new HTRAC all-wheel drive system enhances performance across any terrain, and it also contains drive modes to give you the edge in less-than-optimal conditions. Here’s a brief look at the highlights of the Hyundai Santa Cruz truck:

  • Engines: 2.5L GDI MPI 4 cylinder or available 2.5L Turbocharged
  • Transmission: 8-speed SHIFTRONIC® automatic, available 8-speed Wet Dual Clutch
  • Drivetrain: HTRAC All Wheel Drive
  • Towing Capacity: 3,500 up to 5,000 pounds, pre-wired for towing
  • Payload Max: Up to 1,748 pounds
  • Wheels: 18-inch alloy or available 20-inch alloys
  • Truck Features: Remote-activated opening tailgate, heavy-duty cargo D-rings and LED bed lights, factory-integrated, retractable, and locking tonneau cover

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Interior

The Hyundai Santa Cruz interior combines luxurious comforts with high-tech conveniences, resulting in a ride like never before. Plus, the addition of signature Hyundai SmartSense advanced safety features creates total confidence on the open road. Take a look at some of our favorite options available for the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz truck:

  • Wireless Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™
  • Hyundai Digital Key
  • 10.25-inch digital display
  • 10.25-inch hi-res touchscreen navigation
  • Bose with 8-speakers and subwoofer
  • The removable bin under 2nd row
  • 8-way power with lumbar support
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Leather-wrapped and heated steering wheel
  • Leather-trimmed seats and power sunroof

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Release Date

Though it hasn’t hit the market quite yet, the Hyundai Santa Cruz release date is right around the corner. This much-anticipated vehicle is set to hit dealerships across the country during the summer of 2021, and customers are already lining up to get a test drive. Reserve your 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz at Baytown Hyundai and have one waiting for you this summer!

Reserve Your Santa Cruz Truck Today at Baytown Hyundai

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