Combining the utility of a truck and an SUV, Hyundai presents what they're calling the ultimate Sport Adventure Vehicle, the Santa Cruz. The Santa Cruz is offered with two powertrains: a 2.5L four-cylinder with 190+ hp and 180+ lb-ft of torque and a 2.5L turbocharged four-cylinder with 275+ hp and 310+ lb-ft of torque. Both models are equipped with an eight-speed automatic transmission and HTRAC all-wheel-drive capability. It's also capable of hauling up to 3,500 lbs in the four-cylinder and up to 5,000 lbs in the turbo.
Much more compact in size, the Santa Cruz is built to for versatility on and off-road with high maneuverability due to its size and it has a curb-to-curb turning radius of just 20 feet. Additional features include an optional 10-inch center display with an available Bose audio system, Hyundai SmartSense safety and convenience features such Lakne Keeping Asisst and Collision-Avoidance systems, and remote start and climate control access via your smartphone and smartwatch.
Available this summer.