We know that Hyundai has two new models of the new Santa Fe series, the first one is the standard five- seater variant that is in the North America called as Santa Fe Sport. The second variant is the seven seater model that is offered with an extended wheelbase that is dubbed as Santa Fe. The company has also announced U.S. pricing for the Fe Sport model that starts at $24,450. Take a note that the price is not including the delivery and handling fee at $825.
The above price is for the base level front- wheel drive model that is empowered by a 2.4 liter four- cylinder engine. The unit churns out 190 horses, while the fuel consumption is figured at 23 mpg city, 33 mpg highway and 26 mpg in combined cycle.
If you want more power then you have to spend more amounts too. Well, the next trim level is the 2013 Santa Fe Sport that is offered with a more powerful 2.0 liter turbocharged four- cylinder gasoline unit. It is able to deliver 264 ponies of power and 269 lb- ft of peak torque. It figures fuel economy of 22 mpg city, 31 mpg highway and 25 mpg combined. This model is cost at $27,700 excluding destination and handling fee for the front wheel drive turbocharged variant.
If you want the optional AWD, you can prepare for some $1,750 more, while the 6-speed automatic transmission can be got as standard feature in all 2013 Santa Fe Sport models. The 2.0 liter Turbo adds get 19-inch wheels, push button start, electroluminescent gauge cluster with color LCD trip computer, and chrome exhaust pipes among other features.
On the other hand, the 2.4 liter engine brings standard 17-inch wheels, Hill-start Assist Control and Downhill Brake Control, front, side, curtain and driver’s knee airbags, LED brake and headlight accents, remote keyless entry system with alarm, power windows and doors, air-conditioning, and a 6-speaker audio system with Bluetooth hands free.