With the release of the new UPPAbaby Cruz 2020 v2 stroller, so many are wondering how it compares to the 2019 Cruz stroller. Let’s help you out with that! Scroll down to watch the video + see all the side-by-side pictures!
How does the 2019 Cruz compare to the 2020 Cruz?
Firstly, they’ve upgraded the toddler seat on the new Cruz to have a higher back, longer leg rest and deeper footrest. That gives you a few more months of use and a more comfortable ride.
UPPAbaby Cruz 2019 Canopy vs Cruz 2020 Weight
The new UPPAbaby Cruz v2 2020 features larger wheels which means that the new model is heavier. The 2019 Cruz weighs 21.5 lbs, while the new Cruz for 2020 weighs 25.5 lbs. The new aluminum and magnesium frame on the 2020 Cruz for optimal, lightweight performance
UPPAbaby Cruz 2019 vs Cruz 2020 Weight Capacity
The weight capacity on the Cruz stroller has not changed for the new model. The toddler seat is designed to be used from 6 months-50 lbs. If you want to use your Cruz from day one, purchase the snugseat, bassinet or a car seat adapter to use with a car seat. Pair it with the UPPAbaby Mesa for the ultimate travel system.
UPPAbaby 2019 Cruz vs 2020 Cruz Harness
Both stroller have a simple 5-point harness, however the 2020 Cruz features a no-rethread harness is so easy to adjust as your child grows
UPPAbaby Cruz 2019 Canopy vs Cruz 2020 Canopy
The new Cruz 2020 has a redesigned canopy gives you extra coverage with a zip-out fabric and mesh panels. The 2019 Cruz has the metallic pop-out visor.
UPPAbaby Cruz 2019 vs Cruz 2020 Suspension & Wheels
The patent-pending, dual-action suspension paired with rear suspension gives you a smoother push and ride than on the 2020 Cruz.
They’ve enlarged the wheel size for the new 2020 Cruz stroller to larger front and rear tires, making it easier to push over rough terrain
UPPAbaby Cruz 2019 vs Cruz 2020 Underseat basket
The new basket on the 2020 Cruz is larger with added storage pockets can hold up to 30 lbs
UPPAbaby Cruz 2019 vs Cruz 2020 Fold
The 2019 Cruz folds down easily and small, but the new 2020 Cruz folds even smaller. This makes traveling and storing a breeze
UPPAbaby Cruz 2019 Canopy vs Cruz 2020 Price
Pricing has not been released yet for the Cruz 2020. The 2019 Cruz retails for $549-579 and we expect the new Cruz v2 2020 to go up.
UPPAbaby Cruz 2019 vs Cruz 2020 Fashions
The new Cruz will be available in many new fashions. The Jake, Jordan and Emmett will continue to remain in the lineup. They will be adding many new fashions for 2020.
Uppababy Cruz 2019 Accessories VS Cruz 2020 Accessories
Parents will be happy to know that the Bassinet, Infant snug seat, rain shield, Carry-All Parent Organizer, Changing Backpack, Ganoosh, CozyGanoosh, Cup Holder, Easy-Fit Sunshade, Leather Bumper Bar Cover and Snack tray are the SAME for both the Cruz and CRuz V2. What has CHANGED is the Basket Cover, the Piggyback and the Leather Handlebar Covers.
Watch the in-depth comparison video below!
|Weight||21.6 lbs||25.5 lbs|
|Suitable for||Suitable to 50 lbs Suitable from birth when used with the bassinet, car seat, or Infant SnugSeat||3 months up to 50 lbs|
|Dimensions||37″ L x 22.3″ W x 40.5″ H||
31” L x 22.5” W x 40” H
|Folded Dimensions||17″L x 22.3″W x 36″H||16.5” L x 22.8” W x 32.5” H|
|Canopy||Adjustable canopy with pop
out UPF 50+ sunshade
|Adjustable canopy with zip out fabric
extender and two air vent panels
UPF 50+ protection with additional coverage
|Wheels||6.4 in. x 8.5 in.||7 in. x 10 in.|
|Front wheel Lock||Yes||Yes with visual indicators
green: unlock, clear: lock
|Storage||25 lbs capacity||30 lbs capacity|
|Car seat compatible||√||√|
|Suspension||Front wheel suspension||Front + Dual-Action Rear Suspension
I am a regular mom of the 3 most adorable girls! I was working at PishPosh for almost 2 years before I had my first, and I pretty much knew exactly what gear would work for me and my lifestyle after my hands-on experience. I love researching new products and sharing the updates with fellow moms who care about what’s new in the fascinating and ever-changing Baby Gear World.