Hyundai Santa Fe

Price $28,599 – $48,399
Fuel consumption 8.6 – 13.9 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 77%(view ratings)
Hyundai has two SUVs in its lineup that bear the same name: Santa Fe. The Santa Fe Sport is a five-seater powered by a 2.4L four-cylinder engine. It can also be equipped with a jauntier 240-horsepower, 2.0L turbo. The Santa Fe XL can accommodate up to seven people and features a 290-horsepower, 3.3L V6 under the hood. Appropriately equipped, the Santa Fe XL can tow up to 5000 lbs. (2268 kg), while the Sante Fe Sport can tow up to 3500 lbs. (1588 kg).

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 77%
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 8/10
Safety 8/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2018



  • Ultimate version, but you'll have to pay the price
  • Generous trunk
  • All-wheel drive that can be locked in a 50:50 split
  • Calm, but pleasant silhouette


  • Uninspiring handling
  • Cabin hasn't aged well
  • Various safety features are only available in the Ultimate