The 2016 Santa Fe Sport is a stylish, versatile and also amenable SUV produced by Hyundai. The car has great exterior features such as the LED head and taillights, redefined bumpers and LED side mirrors. The model also has a great interior that is spacious and has great infotainment features on top the comfortable heated seats. This SUV is definitely more elegant than any other predecessor Hyundai SUV and with its price tag still below $25,000, it’s a bargain too.
The Hyundai Santa Fe sports a subtle 2 tone grille which emphasizes the sport part of the vehicles name. Apart from this, the vehicle also comes with daytime running lights as standard. The overall appearance of the vehicle is much similar to that of the previous models; a sharply styled design with rather impressive details which merge with the aerodynamic efficiency of the vehicle. The standard equipment for the base model include, 17 inch alloy wheels, LED headlight accents, a rear spoiler and tinted rear windows.
The Interior design of the Santa Fe proves that one does not necessarily have to sacrifice user friendliness for the sake of a contemporary design. The controls inside this vehicle are not only easy to reach but also to understand. Everything inside the vehicle has been constructed with care and materials of exceedingly high quality. Standard features include cruise control, air conditioning, a tilt and telescoping steering wheel, a 6 speaker sound system and a USB port. The front seats are bucket seats, cloth covered, height adjustable, and with a manual adjustable lumbar support.
Engine and Fuel Economy
The Santa FE comes with a 2.4l inline 4 16 valve DOHC engine that produces an estimated 190 horsepower and 181 pound per feet of torque as standard. The EPA fuel economy is estimated at 23 mpg combined i.e. 20 city and 27 highway. The car is a front wheel drive and uses a 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission.
With dual front side-mounted, and front and rear airbags, emergency braking assist, traction control, stability control, remote anti-theft alarm system, and ventilated front disc/ solid rear disc brakes as standard in terms of safety features, the Santa Fe is not only stylish and comfortable, but safe for your entire family. The 17″ standard tires are also all-season so you know you are covered no matter what time of year it is.