What You Need to Know About the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz

May 5th, 2022 by


2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz

The only way to really determine if a truck like the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz is right for you is to take time to understand it. From the inside out, it can’t help but flex its superior design, commitment to passenger comfort, and sturdy construction. Discover the ins and outs of the new Santa Cruz here in our model overview.

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz Highlights


 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz performance

When you’re looking for a new truck, you want one that doesn’t waste time accelerating, but also one that you can rely on in adverse conditions. The 2022 Santa Cruz is available with a 2.5 Inline DOHC 16-valve engine, and when properly equipped it offers 281 maximum horsepower, 311 ft/lbs max torque, and a max towing capacity of 3,500 lbs., so it’s capable of pulling its weight and handling trips of any duration. Couple this with reinforced handling and an upgraded body construction, and you’ve got yourself a truck to be reckoned with. This list includes other performance features you should be aware of:

  • 1,748-lb. payload
  • 8-speed automatic transmission w/ SHIFTRONIC®
  • HTRAC All-Wheel Drive (AWD)


2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz technology

The technology in the new Santa Cruz has something for everyone. Hyundai SmartSense lets you focus on driving by silently working to ensure you and your passengers’ safety during each trip. While you keep your eyes focused on the road, the new Santa Cruz will focus on keeping everyone else entertained with its selection of multimedia options. Here’s just a sample of the additional technology features you can get on this model:

  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist w/ Pedestrian Detection (FCA-Ped)
  • Hyundai Digital Key
  • Blind-Spot Collision Avoidance Assist


2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz design

Projecting the right impression is important for any pickup, and the Hyundai Santa Cruz does so with striking exterior looks and interior space versatility. With 27 cu ft of bed space and 6 seating capacity, you don’t have to be picky about what you take with you. Customize the interior with any of the available comfort and convenience options to make this truck yours. Don’t forget to look for the following design details:

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shifter
  • 4.3-ft long composite molded bed
  • LED Headlights

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*MSRP: Starting price represents the manufacturer’s suggested retail price (MSRP) for the SE trim. The MSRP does not include destination and handling charges, taxes, title, license, options, and dealer charges. Actual prices are set by the dealer and may vary. Photo is for marketing and example purposes only. Photo may not reflect starting MSRP or trim level.\n**EPA-estimated MPG for City/Highway for 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz SE. Actual mileage will vary. Displayed MPG is based on applicable EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions, battery pack age/condition (hybrid models only) and other factors.