Trim Levels of the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz

Trim Levels of the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz

Trim Levels of the 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz

Check out the 2022 Santa Cruz at Hyundai of Louisville

The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz is Hyundai’s first attempt at a pickup truck, and it’s already leaving a lasting legacy. This outstanding pickup provides drivers with two solid engine options and also comes with innovative technology and a spectacular open-bed, which gives an SUV feel inside the body of a truck. best of all the Santa Cruz gives you the option of a full-time four-wheel-drive system which perfectly tailors it to both urban and off-road environments. Four trim levels are available for the Santa Cruz, and each one delivers an outstanding amount of features. Continue reading as we go over what each one has to offer you!


The first trim is the SE, and the first thing we will talk about is what’s under the hood. Standard is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that delivers an impressive 191 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque and pairs with an eight-speed automatic transmission and can haul up to 3,500 pounds when properly equipped. The SE, like all trims, has the option of a 2.0-liter four-cylinder that kicks out up to 281 horsepower and 311 lb-ft of torque and comes standard with all-wheel-drive. With this engine, the Santa Cruz can tow up to 5,000 pounds. Even with the base SE trim, the Santa Cruz is well equipped as it comes with an 8-inch touchscreen with wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, open bed functionality, 18-inch alloy wheels, a self-leveling rear suspension, LED taillights, an integrated rear bumper side step, and an electronic parking brake.
  • Standard 2.5-Liter Four-Cylinder Engine
  • Wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • 8-Inch Touchscreen
  • LED Taillights


The second trim is the superb SEL which sets the standard for what a pickup truck should be! It adds to the already well-equipped SE with a proximity key, push-button start, heated side mirrors with turn indicators, heated front seats, remote start, and an eight-way power driver seat with a power lumbar. The SE also comes with a ton of safety systems that allows you to drive with confidence. These include Blind-Spot Collison Avoidance Assist and Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist.
  • Proximity Key
  • Eight-Way Power Adjustable Driver’s Seat
  • Heated Front Seats
  • Push-Button Start

SEL Premium

The SEL Premium is exactly what the name suggests, a premium pickup with some cutting-edge features. Coming standard, you will find a 10.25-inch digital instrument cluster, dual automatic temperature control with multi-air mode, paddle shifters, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel with a shift knob. Best of all, there are some fantastic design features such as body-color exterior door handles and LED headlights.
  • 10.25-Inch Digital Cluster
  • Dual Automatic Temperature Control
  • Leather-Wrapped Steering Wheel
  • Paddle Shifters
SEL Premium


The last and final trim is the Limited. It rounds the Santa Cruz out nicely with a 10.25-inch touchscreen with navigation, ventilated front seats, a heated steering wheel, and a Bose premium audio system. Also standard are some creature comforts such as leather-trimmed seats and ambient lighting for a more premium feel. Want to stay safer on the road? The Limited also gives you more safety systems such as  Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go Highway Driving Assist and rain-sensing windshield wipers. You also get standard 20-inch wheels!
  • Ventilated Front Seats
  • Leather-Trimmed Seats
  • Smart Cruise Control
  • Ambient Lighting

Test Drive the 2022 Santa Cruz here at Hyundai of Louisville

As you can see, there is a lot to love about the 2022 Santa Cruz, from its excellent engine options to its four trim levels with all kinds of tech, safety, and luxury features. But don’t just take our word for it, take a test drive for yourself! To do so, head down to Hyundai of Louisville and schedule one with our knowledgeable sales team. Once you find a trim you like, be sure to visit our finance center, where we will work with you toward a deal that suits your needs. Can’t make it down to the dealership right now? Be sure to check out our entire Santa Cruz inventory here on our website!


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