If you don’t need a huge truck, but you would like to buy one SUV anyway, then the new 2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz Truck may be the right choice for you.
Exterior and interior design
2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz Truck Concept has been revealed in January this year. This whole Concept has been based on the fact that a lot people don’t need large SUVs. Instead of that it would be perfect to have a smaller SUV which is at the same time big enough for their special needs. So this vehicle could be characterized as one made for a new generation of buyers. We could describe the new Hyundai Santa Cruz Truck as a crossover SUV with a pickup box. Design of this interesting SUV is just perfect. It looks like a crossover with the chopped off rear part. According to some sources the new model will be based on the Tucson’s platform. It is a five passenger vehicle which looks powerful and sleek. The new model’s Concept is smaller than the Frontier, Toyota Tacoma and Chevrolet Colorado. Design of the front part of this small SUV will get a hexagonal grille with dual lens-free headlamp and LED fog lamps which will be placed on the sides. Also, the new Santa Cruz Truck will get large wheels.
2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz Truck engine option
You probably wonder what will be found under the hood of the new model. 2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz Truck will be underpinned with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four cylinder diesel engine. This engine is capable to produce 190 horsepower and 300 lb-ft of torque. It is expected that this new SUV model features Hyundai’s HTRAC AWD system. Its fuel economy is expected to be in 30 mpg range.
Release date, competitors and price
Even the 2016 Hyundai Santa Cruz Truck Concept has been revealed at the beginning of this year, there is still no exact information when it will hit the market. Also, its price is unknow too. Main competitors of this interesting Crossover in Europe will be the Volkswagen Amarok and Toyota Hilux