To give you luxury and comfort of a best SUV, Korean auto maker Hyundai Motors has released the must awaited 2013 Santa-Fe SUV in two variants at 2012 New York Auto Show which also known as Hyundai ix45 . The Santa-Fe Sport version offers you a two row five person seating space while the long wheel base(LWB) version offers you three-raw seven passengers seating space. This killer SUV looks like the sixth-generation Sonata but biggest competitor of Chevrolet Equinox, Toyota RAV4, and Nissan Rogue.
VARIANTS AND PRICING:-
- Santa-Fe Sport Five Seater, Price $25,000-$28,500(Est)
- Santa-Fe long wheel base(LWB) Seven Seeater, Price $25,000(Est)
The Santa Fe Sport arrives US dealership late by Summer 2012 Expected Price Between $25,000-$28,500, Fuel Economy 33 mpg. While the extended-wheelbase 7-passenger Santa Fe will be available in early 2013 Price Starts $25,000(Est), Fuel Economy 26 mpg. It will it the U.K market by Sept 2012 priced between £24000 – £30000(Est) and while in India it will go sale priced between Rs 23 lakhs to Rs 26 lakhs.
The 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport powered by a 2.4-liter Gasoline Direct Engine (GDI) or a 2.0-liter turbocharged GDI mated with a six-speed automatic transmission with Shiftronic manual control. The 2.4-liter variant churns out 190-hp and 181 lb-ft of torque and promising you EPA rated fuel economy of 23/33 city/highway comes with 17-inch wheels while the 2.0-liter turbo capable of producing peak power of 264-hp comes with 19-inch wheels. It also offers you the next generation AWD with Hyundai’s Vehicle Stability Management System.
Now come to the long wheel base version(LWB), it’s powered by a 3.3-liter V6 engine churns out 290-hp mated with a six-speed automatic transmission with Shiftronic manual control. It’s comes with either 18- or 19-inch wheels. It also offers you extra 3 inch space for your comfort and luggage.
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.
- Overachieving four—the 2.4L GDI
- Boost is better—the available 2.0L GDI Turbo
- V6 Power—seats for up to 7
- Smooth shifting 6-speed
- Driver Selectable Steering Mode
- Fluidic Sculpture design
- panoramic sunroof
- Power tailgate
- Available Proximity Key
- Seven airbags
- Electronic Stability Control
- Traction Control System
- Anti-lock Braking System
- Sophisticated All Wheel Drive
- Hillstart Assist Control
At last I would like to say that new This stylish, specious and comfortable 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe will give you the joy of ride and comfort and safety. What you think? Please be open to give your view.
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