Hyundai Santa Fe

Price $28,999 – $48,779
Fuel consumption 8.2 – 14.1 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 75%(view ratings)
The Santa Fe has been totally redesigned for 2019. It has a wide variety of trim levels powered by either a 2.4-litre four-cylinder (185 horsepower) or a 2.0-litre turbo (235 horsepower). All-wheel drive is also available for the better equipped versions. The new Safe Exit Assist system locks the doors if a moving vehicle is approaching from behind. The bigger six- or seven-passenger Santa Fe XL returns unchanged for 2019.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 75%
Fuel economy 5/10
Reliability 6/10
Safety 10/10
Infotainment 7/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2019



  • Spacious cabin
  • Good towing capacity
  • Good equipment for the price


  • Fuel consumption on the high side
  • Generic design
  • Handling lacks personality