The new series of 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz is actually a crossover of SUV and truck that produced by Hyundai. This car is also known as lifestyle pickup truck because the looks and design presented by it. This car is going to be a five-seats car that is perfect for a small family even a single individu.
The reliase date of This car is not clear yet, but it may hit the market in the end of 2018 as a 2019 model. For the price, Hyundai will set around $30,000 for a single 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz.
The Engine of 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz Pickup
For the engine that may be used by 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz is a four-cylinder naturally aspirated gasoline engine. This may be the 2.0L Theta II that currently available in the Tuscon, so it will possibly be taken from the Tuscon lineup. It offers 168 horsepower and 151lb-ft of torque and 23 mpg in the city and 31 on the highway for a combined fue efficiency of 26 mpg. This combination or number fit well with this kind of pickup. All wheel drive should be available as an option with all engines, while an automatic transmission will be available even on the base trim level.
Basic Details of 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz
Since this car is based on a compact crossover platform, it will be small. Like, the up front, the out-sized hexagonal grille is marked by deeply curved headlights and lower fog-lamp pits. The cabin of 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz is using a large coupe-like doors abd smaller rear “suicide” doors.
While the back of 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz is completed with a high stance, a short bed cargo and its extension. It means that buyers still can have long bed even though this car offering short parking footprint. In total, the bed of Santa Cruz is five foot including the extension deployed. As a result, the tailgate, taillights, and rear bumper all can move backward. In other word, this car’s mechanism allows all the rear section to slide back.
As for the engine new Santa Cruz, there is no exact information from the company yet. But the rumor suggested that this vehicle will likely to “borrow” 2017 Hyundai Tuscon’s features. There are various option of 2017 Hyundai Tuscon that may be “adopted” by 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz, like a rearview camera, power seats, and a navigation system. Then, it is predicted that this car, 2019 Hyundai Santa Cruz, will be availabe in the North American market for more than 50.000 units.