Hyundai officially announces the prices of its Santa Cruz 2023

Hyundai has officially announced the prices of the Santa Cruz 2023 pickup with the new trunk, and with it also announced a new version called the Midnight Night Edition.

The manufacturer unveiled the first version of this car in 2021 as the 2022 Santa Cruz model, the beginning of the first generation of the car.

Which came on a common platform with the Tucson crossover, and the goal of the Santa Cruz production was to offer a compact pickup that could compete in this segment.

This is after Ford unveiled the famous Maverick car during the last period.

As for the fierce competition between the two vehicles, the Maverick was able to achieve higher sales than the Santa Cruz, and it also adds a new Tremor class, which is dedicated to off-road driving, which is what Hyundai did not do. far.

Hyundai Santa Cruz 2023 Features

  • A practical and comfortable van to drive.
  • Its interior design is better than the competition.
  • Back cover can be opened and closed.

car defects

  • The standard engine has poor acceleration.
  • The buttons on the center console are very few.
  • You can get bigger and more powerful pickups.

What’s new in the car?

This version is the second of them, and it is natural that you will not get drastic changes, either in the design or in the external and internal specifications, but there are some differences, which include:

  • The price of all categories increased by about $1,000.
  • The standard class of the car got new additions.
  • This includes blind spot monitoring and rear cross traffic alert.
  • The SEL Premium class got a new 103-inch navigation screen.
  • I also got adaptive cruise control on the road.
  • This category also got a number of new color options.
  • The midnight class is revealed, which is all black.

Santa Cruz Midnight 2023 Specs

This is the new category of the car, the price of which has come in the middle of the price list, and therefore it is not expensive.

You can get this version with the all-black color in its various details in terms of the front grille, 20-inch sports tires, side mirror covers, door handles and many interior touches.

As for the engine level, the car comes with an optional 2.5-liter engine. This engine is available in other higher classes, such as the SEL Platinum and the Limited class.

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Even though the size of the car is small for pickup trucks, Hyundai has tried to add maximum amount of elegance and beauty to it.

In the center console is the transmission with the classic identity, and there is no dial or multiple buttons.

While the interior space of the car is good both in the front and rear seats.

The car navigation screen comes in a size of 8.0 inches for the lower categories, while you can get the larger categories with a size of 10.3 inches.

This is in addition to its ability to communicate with smartphones via Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, wireless charging and the recorder with 8 speakers, and you can get the app on the phone to control the car remotely.

Engine specifications

This car has a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine that produces 281 horsepower at 5800 rpm.

Engine torque is 311 pound-feet at 1700 rpm with the 8-speed dual-clutch transmission.

Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h in 6.0 seconds, reaching a speed of 160 km/h in 15.2 seconds, and a top speed of 210 km/h.

Safety and security measures

As we mentioned earlier, the first class of the car, which is SE, received a number of standard safety measures, as well as the SEL Platinum class, and thus the car has the following specifications:

  • Forward collision warning function.
  • Automatic emergency braking.
  • Blind spot warning function in side mirrors.
  • Vehicle lane keeping function.
  • Rear traffic alert function.

Santa Cruz 2023 Price All categories

The car is still new in the market, but the prices have increased compared to the version last year, up to 1000 dollars, which is equivalent to 3750 riyals, and here is the price list:

  • SE category at a price of 26,000 dollars, equivalent to 97,000 riyals.
  • SEL category at a price of 29,000 dollars, equivalent to 108,000 riyals.
  • Midnight category at a price of 37,000 dollars, equivalent to 138,000 riyals.
  • SEL Premium category at a price of 37,000 dollars, equivalent to 138,000 riyals.
  • Limited category at a price of 41,000 dollars, equivalent to 153,000 riyals.

Santa Cruz rivals

Its first and foremost competitor is the Ford Maverick 2023:

  • Which appeared last year also in 2022 for the first time.
  • It’s a small pickup in the back box.
  • It is built on the platform of the famous Ford Bronco Sport.
  • Got an off-road riding lesson.
  • The engine of the car comes with 250 horsepower.
  • The price starts from 23,000 dollars, equivalent to 86,000 riyals.
  • The highest category of the car at a price of 34,000 dollars, equivalent to 127,000 riyals.

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