The 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe is ready to take on your busy lifestyle. This charming SUV saves you some cash especially for serious purchasers with a tight budget. Its price tag ranges from $24,950 to $41,300. The solid and smooth SUV performs its job dutifully. And you will love it if you are that buyer who wants to enjoy comfort, energetic handling, and a respectable road performance. Within the midsize category SUVs, it has a ranking of 13 out of 19. This "Roadmaster" hauls like a mule with a 252 lb-ft with a powertrain model of 290-hp and a 3.3-liter V-6 engine. It possesses an automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive is available but comes standard with front-wheel drive.
What's new for the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe?
An addition of a $1,900 value package and available with the lowest level 2.4-liter engine and it also packages many different types of equipment features. Among them are power front seats with lumbar support, automatic power windows, daytime LED running lights, roof rails, fog light among others.
How does the 2018 Santa Fe's Interior look like?
A party of five can be carried in the Santa Fe Sport, and the larger Santa Fe adds a third-row seat, hence expanding your team by three. It has same the amount of LATCH anchors, three and two sets lower anchors located in the second row. Santa Fe has leather seats and improved trim accents as you go up the trim levels. The interior quality and styling are nice and can be said to be average since not everyone is excited with the design.
The cargo space is limited, inside and behind the third row is a 13.5 cubic-foot cubby since more than half a dozen 3 row SUV rivals surpasses that. It also has 40.9 cubic feet behind the 2nd-row seat. The Santa Fe's comes with six speakers, a 5-inch infotainment display, a USB port and a Bluetooth connection that can be linked to your Android phone. It offers a 7-inch display which also comes with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
How is the performance of the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe?
Both the 2 and 3 row Santa Fe's are turbocharged and satisfying to drive. The V6 has higher power and can pull up to 5,000 pounds. The Santa Fe SUV returns a good fuel economy for the three trim levels The Base Santa Fe is the most fuel efficient. It gets a 21/27-mpg in the city/highway. The EPA estimates that the Santa Fe's V6 gets 18/25-mpg in the city/highway.
What are the safety features available in the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe?
The 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Has a rearview camera, Multiview camera system, lane departure warning, available cruise control with a start and stop feature. It also features an automatic emergency braking system with a pedestrian detection feature, High beam assist with Dynamic bending lights in the same direction as the steering wheel, parking assistance and forward collision warning, as well as airbags, fitted all around the sitting positions.
Is the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe a Reliable SUV?
The reliability of the 2018 Santa Fe has not yet been evaluated, but the 2017 model which happens to be its perfect match is slightly above average with a reliability score of 3.5 out of 5.0. It comes with a 5-year-60,000-mile warranty and a 10-year-100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
How does it feel like driving the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe?
The passengers' comfort is prioritized, and its suspension composure is only upset by the cruel potholes. This crossover has an exquisite handling feel, and the body roll is well controlled. The steering is light, and the Santa Fe feels maneuverable even when the sport mode is engaged, and only a slight road feeling is detected in the driver's hands. The braking performance is wholly average and a slightly firmer feeling of the brakes would be appreciated.