South Korean Auto maker Hyundai all set to launch 2013 Santa-Fe s the long wheel base(LWB) version in two trims: the GLS with seating for seven and the luxurious LIMITED that seats six with 2nd-row captain’s chairs which will be available by early 2013 expected price between Price $25,450 to $28,000(Est).
2013 Santa-Fe long wheel base version(LWB) is 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 offers you improved fuel economy of 19 / 26 /22 city/hwy/combined fitted with a 18 lit fuel tank comes both 18- or 19-inch wheels.
It also offers you the next generation innovative AWD with Hyundai’s Vehicle Stability Management System, Motor-Driven Power Steering (MDPS) and Driver Selectable Steering Mode (DSSM) and advance safety features like Vehicle Stability Management system (VSM), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Traction Control System (TCS), 4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA), Downhill Brake Control (DBC), Advanced dual front airbags, driver’s knee airbag, front seat-mounted side-impact airbags and roof-mounted side-curtain airbags with rollover sensors and Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).
At last I would like to say that new 2013 Hyundai Santa-Fe long wheel base is the best SUV ever introduced in world market jam-packed with next generation features. What you think? Please be open to give your view.