How Much Can a 2021 Hyundai Tucson Tow?

February 2nd, 2021 by
2021 Hyundai Tucson with LED Headlights

It’s not hard to see why the 2021 Hyundai Tucson is a popular choice among Florence drivers and industry experts. A bevy of powerful engine options and its designation as an IIHS Top Safety Pick are just a few of its many noteworthy highlights. Its towing power is another. So, how much can a Hyundai Tucson tow? The Hyundai Tucson towing capacity varies based on your preferred configuration. Explore the Tucson towing capacity figures below, and find your perfect crossover at Greenway Hyundai of the Shoals. 

Hyundai Tucson Towing Capacity by Trim

The trim level you choose will determine the Hyundai Tucson towing capacity available to you:

  • The base-level SE and Value trims offer a Tucson towing capacity of 1,500 pounds.
  • Upgrade to the SEL or the Ultimate trim for a robust 2,000-pound maximum Tucson towing capacity.

Hyundai Tucson Engine Options 

Tough towing tasks are no match for the latest Hyundai Tucson thanks to its incredible engine options for the 2021 model year:

  • 2.0 Inline 4-cylinder: The SE and Value trims produce 161 hp and 150 lb-ft of torque from the standard engine. 
  • 2.4 Inline 4-cylinder: Standard on the SEL configuration and above, this engine delivers 181 hp and 175 lb-ft of torque.

Hyundai Tucson Performance 

Sure, the Tucson’s powerful engine options play a large role in its impressive towing power, but there are other features that contribute to the Tucson towing capacity as well:

  • 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC®: Change gears seamlessly with the advanced SHIFTRONIC® automatic transmission.
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control (TCS) and Brake Assist: Navigate challenging terrain with ease in Muscle Shoals and beyond. 
  • Lane Keeping Assist (LKA): This system always keeps an eye on the road ahead to ensure you remain in your intended lane. 

Experience the Hyundai Tucson on Tuscumbia Roads

If you are impressed with the Hyundai Tucson towing capacity, we invite you to Greenway Hyundai of the Shoals to see everything that makes this SUV a standout in its segment. You can also see how it stacks up against rivals like the Honda CR-V. Be sure to contact us today for more information or to set up a test drive. You can also get pre-approved before you shop with our online application.


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