Meet The First Ever Hyundai Pickup Truck: The 2023 Hyundai Santa Cruz

For Sale & Lease From Dave Hallman Hyundai in Erie, PA

Learn About the New 2023 Hyundai Santa Cruz at Dave Hallman Hyundai

The 2023 Hyundai Santa Cruz is a pickup truck like no other. It has the practicality of a truck, but it also has engaging driving dynamics to enjoy around Fairview. When you sit inside the Santa Cruz, you can also discover the latest tech features and interior amenities designed to keep you comfortable.


The standard engine for the 2023 Santa Cruz is a 191-horsepower four-cylinder engine. It connects to an eight-speed automatic transmission. You can also opt for a 281-horsepower turbocharged four-cylinder to move your Santa Cruz around North East. The base engine is available in front-wheel and all-wheel-drive models. The turbocharged engine is available exclusively with all-wheel drive. When properly equipped, the 2023 Santa Cruz can tow up to 5,000 pounds around McKean.

Trim Levels

This year, a new Night trim level makes its debut for the Santa Cruz. Drivers can now choose between five trim levels.

  • SE: The entry-level Santa Cruz has an 8-inch touchscreen, wireless smartphone integration tools, and a variety of high-tech safety features.
  • SEL: Luxurious features are available, including heated front seats, a remote start, and a power-adjustable driver's seat.
  • Night: On top of its sleek outer appearance, the blacked-out Night trim level adds a 10.25-inch digital instrument panel, wireless device charging, and more.
  • SEL Premium: This Santa Cruz model has LED headlights, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and the Hyundai Digital Key feature.
  • Limited: This top-of-the-line model adds leather upholstery, rear-seat USB ports, ventilated front seats, and more.

Interior & Exterior Design

The Santa Cruz does not look like any other truck on the roads around Edinboro. It manages to be modern and rugged, and it features sharp body lines to make a unique profile. Daytime running lights come standard for this vehicle. If you opt for the new Night trim level, your Santa Cruz will sit on 20-inch wheels and gain a gloss-black exterior trim.

Modern tech features and upscale interior materials are waiting for you inside the Santa Cruz. A variety of comfort-enhancing features are available for this truck, including heated and ventilated front seats, a digital gauge cluster, and leather upholstery.


High-tech features are standard for the 2023 Santa Cruz, and every model comes standard with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. An 8-inch touchscreen comes standard, although you can custom order select models with a 10.25-inch touchscreen. HD radio is available on all models, and you get a six-speaker sound system standard. A premium Bose sound system is also available, and you can add extra tech features, such as wireless device charging, rear USB ports, and satellite radio.

Safety Features

The new Santa Cruz has a truly impressive list of standard safety features, including advanced driver-assistive amenities. All five of the available trims offer:

  • Forward collision warning with pedestrian detection
  • Forward automatic emergency braking
  • Blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert
  • Vehicle exit warning
  • Automatic high beams
  • Driver attention monitoring
  • Lane departure warning with lane-keeping assist
  • Rear-seat reminder

If you desire even more advanced tech to keep you safer around Erie, select Santa Cruz models add adaptive cruise control, traffic sign recognition, rain-sensing windshield wipers, a surround-view camera system, and more. Compare the Santa Cruz to the competition to see why this great feature set stands out from the crowd.

Learn More About the 2023 Santa Cruz

There are even more things that our team would like to share with you about the well-rounded and fun 2023 Hyundai Santa Cruz. Why not stop by our showroom to discuss it further? We would be happy to arrange a test drive and discuss which version of this truck is right for you. Alternatively, we'll show you around our other popular models, like the Hyundai Tucson, Elantra, and Santa Fe models. We're here to match you with the right transportation for your daily drives.