The Hyundai Santa Fe SUV is competitive in the medium-sized crossover segment. Santa Fe sport has been around for a number of years and was put on for the last time in 2007. Now Santa Fe sport has been reworked and updated again in 2018.
In 2018, the Hyundai Santa Fe introduces new power units with a six-speed gearbox. Appearance has also been simplified and revised. There are new taillights and fog lights, new side moldings and a new front grille. Inside there are new leather and fabric seats, a touch screen with a rear view camera, and on the steering wheel on all models, there are sound controls on all models.
New engine: 175 horsepower, 2.4 liters, 4-cylinder model.
This is the second-generation Theta four-cylinder engine and is equipped with a standard six-speed manual gearbox. A six-speed automatic system is available. This is an EPA rating of 22 mpg and 27 mpg on the highway. This four-cylinder engine replaces the 2.7 V-6 used previously. Another new engine is the 3.5-liter V6 V6 with 276 horsepower and offers better fuel economy and better power. This new 3.5-liter V-6 has a completely aluminum construction, dual overhead cams and four valves per cylinder. This engine has a nominal power of 20 mpg and a highway of 26 mpg.
The appearance of Houston Hyundai Santa Fe Sport has been optimized to make it not only more modern, but also more aerodynamic. Inside it is elegant and efficient. The blue backlight was used for internal sensors and switches. Even the front cup holders are provided with a soft blue light. A third-row position is no longer available, which allows more space for luggage and cargo. It has capacity for five people.
The Santa Fe SUV and the great Sonata SUV from Hyundai are assembled at the Hyundai plant in Alabama. Actually, these two cars have the same assembly line.
Santa Fe sport offers a range of options including heated front seats, sunroof and an excellent sound system. Safety features include traction control, non-slip, side curtain airbags, front side airbags and ABS. The maximum towing capacity is 3,500 pounds when the V-6 engine is used. It is available with front-wheel drive or with all-wheel drive.
The price starts with an MSRP of $ 21,695 and varies from $ 28 to $ 29,000, depending on the level of equipment and options. 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is elegant, offers many features and is an exceptional value. Check it out at the Hyundai dealer.