Hyundai Santa Fe Towing Capacity

Posted at Sun, Nov 22, 2020 12:00 AM

The Hyundai Santa Fe is jam-packed with amazing features. It all starts with being safe, with features like Safe Exit Assist. And while this versatile SUV is built for adventure, its modern design ensures that you always arrive in style. With all the latest tech to keep your family connected—and protected—like never before. This SUV can also handle all your towing needs around St Peters MO, St Charles MO, and Wentzville MO.

If you're on the market for a capable SUV, the Hyundai Santa Fe might just be for you! Take a look below to find out more about the Santa Fe to see if it can handle all your towing needs.

Tow Rating

The 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe gets a 2.4-liter Inline 4 under the hood that creates 185 hp @ 6000 rpm and 178 lbs.-ft. @ 4000 rpm of torque. That means this SUV can tow a total of 2000 lbs. and has a Payload capacity of 1138 lbs. Needless to say, with those numbers the Santa Fe should have now problem handling the majority of your towing needs.

The above just not quite enough? This Santa Fe still has you covered. It has the availablity of a bigger and more robust 2-liter Inline 4 that spills out 235 hp @ 6000 rpm. It comes paired with a 8-speed shiftable automatic that helps to put out torque of 260 lbs.-ft. @ 1450 rpm to increase towing capacity. The Hyundai Santa Fe SUV equipped with this engine offers a Payload capacity of 3500 lbs. and can tow a maximum of 1138 lbs.

Engine Power

The Santa Fe comes standard with a 185-horsepower 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, and a 235-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder is available. Both of these engines utilize an eight-speed automatic transmission.


There's no shortage of technology found in the Hyundai Santa Fe. It features Hyundai SmartSense which brings you:

  • Foward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection
  • Safe Exit Assist
  • Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • High Beam Assist
  • Driver Attention Warning
  • Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
  • Ultrtasonic Rear Occupant Alert

That's not all though. This SUV is wired for familier with Android Auto & Apple CarPlay, push-button fold-down rear seats, and a surround view monitor. Just when you think that's not enough, you discover the fine details like roomy seating and perfectly placed USB charging ports to ensure everybody in the car gets along.

Find Yours Today

Needless to say, the Hyundai Santa Fe doesn't just offer great towing capabilities, but a multitude of other great features. Don't just let us do the talking though, schedule a test drive and come see it for yourself today! Clement Hyundai has everything your looking for in the St Peters MO, St Charles MO, and Wentzville MO areas.

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