Buyer’s guide to the Hyundai Santa Fe

Buyer’s guide to the Hyundai Santa Fe

We take a look at Hyundai’s range-topping SUV and what it has to offer…

High-quality, high-spec SUVs are some of the most appealing options on today’s new car market — and that’s what Hyundai offers in its Santa Fe SUV.

With its new generation introduced recently, the range-topper is now more appealing than ever before. Considering making one your next purchase? We take a look at what is has to offer…

What engines are available?

Just one engine is available for the Hyundai Santa Fe — a 2.2-litre diesel, producing 197bhp and 440Nm of torque. This unit is available in a number of configurations though, with both front-wheel- and all-wheel-drive options offered, along with the choice of a manual or automatic gearbox.

What trims are on offer?

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There are three trims to choose from on the Hyundai Santa Fe, and are as follows:

  • SE — from £33,450

Standard equipment includes: Roof fails, Thatcham Category 1 alarm, autonomous emergency braking with pedestrian recognition, driver attention alert

  • Premium — from £37,010

SE equipment plus: electrically adjustable driver’s seat, 18-inch alloy wheels, keyless entry with engine start/stop button, hands-free tailgate, LED headlights

  • Premium SE — from £41,520

Premium equipment plus: Driver’s seat memory function, head-up display, ventilated front seats, 19-inch alloy wheels, panoramic glass sunroof

Can I personalise it?

Though Hyundai doesn’t offer a bespoke personalisation arm, there’s a good number of ways to make your Santa Fe stand out a bit from the crowd.

In terms of exterior colours, there’s eight to choose from. There’s a predominant number of more subdued grey, white and black tones to select — perfect for those preferring an understated look — though those wanting to turn heads can opt for Lava Orange, Rain Forest (a bright green tone) or impactful Stormy Sea.

Inside, three upholstery colours are available — black, grey/brown two tone or burgundy two tone.

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