How Much Can a Hyundai Tucson Tow?

January 26th, 2021 by


The 2021 Hyundai Tucson is a popular model among Houston-area drivers like you, given its rugged specs and strong performance. Given its powerful capabilities, you may be wondering: “How much can a Hyundai Tucson tow?” Discover the Hyundai Tucson towing capacity with North Freeway Hyundai! Then, browse our new Tucson inventory online before visiting us in Spring.

2021 Hyundai Tucson Towing Capacity

How much can a Hyundai Tucson tow? It depends on which trim level you select:

  • Tucson SE and Tucson Value: 1,500-pound towing capacity
  • Tucson SEL, Tucson Sport, Tucson Limited and Tucson Ultimate: 2,000-pound towing capacity 

Hyundai Tucson Engines

The Hyundai Tucson towing capacity varies by engine, as well. That’s because the first two models in the lineup, the Tucson SE and Tucson Value, run on a 2.0L inline-4 engine that generates 161 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque for the 1,500-pound towing capacity. The rest of the models are powered by a 2.4L inline-4 engine that produces 181 hp and 175 lb-ft of torque for the 2,000-pound towing capacity.

Hyundai Tucson Performance Features

What else contributes to the Hyundai Tucson towing capacity and overall performance capabilities? Check out the following features that boost performance and handling on the Woodlands roads:

  • 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC®, which promotes seamless, efficient gear shifts.
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control (TCS) and Brake Assist, which provide ultimate control and braking power as you navigate the roads in and around Cypress.
  • Trailer brakes, which allow for smooth braking when you have a boat or small trailer attached to your Tucson.
  • Drive Mode Select, which gives you the freedom to change drive modes to your preference.

Find Your Hyundai Tucson at North Freeway Hyundai!

Now that you know how much a Hyundai Tucson can tow, it’s time to see for yourself how this SUV performs. Get in touch with North Freeway Hyundai today to schedule a test drive near Cypress, and feel free to apply for financing online before you visit our dealership in Spring. We can’t wait to put you behind the wheel of the Tucson of your dreams!

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