Looking for a best SUV combining style, luxury and performance than your search ends here because Korean Auto maker Hyundai brings you all- new 2013 Hyundai Santa-fe which debuted at 2012 New York Auto Show in two wheelbase versions which also known as Hyundai ix45 . The Santa-Fe Sport version offers you a two row five person seating space coming by late Summer 2012 while the long wheel base(LWB) version offers you three-raw seven passengers seating space will be available in early 2013 in an expected price between $25,000-$28,500(est) in USA (In India Rs 23 lakhs to Rs 26 lakhs).
The 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport comes in AWD(All Wheel Drive) and FWD(Front-wheel drive) but powered by a 2.4-liter and 2.0 lit turbo engine while long wheel base version(LWB) comes with one engine option.
The 2013 Hyundai Santa-fe, the long wheel base version(LWB), it’s powered by a 3.3-liter V6 DOHC 24-valve engine churns out peak power of 290 @ 6400 and maximum torque of 252 @ 5200 mated with a six-speed automatic transmission with Shiftronic manual control. It’s comes with 18-inch wheel while 19-inch wheel is optional. It also offers you extra 3 inch space for your comfort and luggage. It promising you fuel economy of 19 / 26 /22(city/highway/combined) fitted with a 18 lit fuel tank.
The new Santa Fe will be the first non-luxury CUV to get Torque Vectoring Cornering Control (TVCC) and Driver Selectable Steering Mode (DSSM) for better handling and feel behind the wheel.
At last to would like to say that new 2013 Hyundai Santa-fe long wheel base version(LWB) coming to give you the joy of ride. What you think? Please be open to give your view.