It was not long, since it was introduced Hyundai Santa Cruz Crossover Truck concept, and has already announced the production model. Serial model will be named 2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz truck, modeled on the concept. According to the latest announcements from the company, this pickup truck model will be based on the Hyundai Tucson SUV model.
Earlier this model was announced in 2017 or 2018. However, Hyundai has decided to take advantage of Tucson based model, and so the time savings. According to some information, the 2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz truck will begin production in late summer 2015. Start of the sale is expected before the end of 2015.
2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz Truck Interior and Specs
Community leaders of the American branch of Hyundai company believe that the introduction of the model in the pickup segment excellent move. This segment is extremely popular, especially on the American continent. However, 2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz truck will be a classic pickup truck model. It will be a combination of a crossover SUV and pickup models. The vehicle is designed to carry 5 passengers with a comfortable interior. These characteristics are typical of the crossover SUV models. On the other hand, the vehicle offers outstanding practicality, which is the result of designing vehicles like pickup truck models.
2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz truck is designed for the younger population, and all others who want comfort SUV with exceptional practicality. The Company believes that the greatest number of buyers will be people who have an adventurous spirit and strive fun and enjoyment. Hyundai pickup is not the vehicle that stress the traction and cargo goods or materials. On the contrary, 2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz truck is designed as an urban crossover truck model, modern design, great features, and remarkable fuel efficiency.
The design of the vehicle is very stylish and modern. Some consider it the futuristic. The vehicle is known for its hexagonal front grille engine, the special design of the front LED fog lamps, striking alloy wheels. The wheels are large in size, and on them are Michelin tires, and finished with sport brakes in yellow. Last door cabins are smaller in size than the front. It opens in the opposite direction, making it easier to enter and exit the vehicle.
2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz truck will feature a 4×4 drive. In addition, which will be based on the Tucson SUV model, from it will take and powertrains. Later, the engine range will be expanded and a new diesel engine. The concept model was introduced with a 2.0-liter turbo diesel engine with 190 horsepower and 300 lb.-ft. of torque. Also, the concept has the Hyundai HTRAC system drive to all four wheels. Exactly this engine could be found in the offer, in addition to gasoline engines from Hyundai Tucson model.