2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Release Date, Review, Price, Msrp – The Hyundai Santa Fe has always been that Sports Utility Vehicle that is cost effective, drives well, looks excellent and doesn’t cost you an arm and a leg. The upcoming new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe will definitely be the crossover that will acquire a small but necessary facelift.
It will come with a fully grown external appearance, top notch materials and improved engines that will ensure the vehicle’s performance remains unaltered. There will be an addition of a new version to the existing models.
Hyundai is undoubtedly a prominent automobile company that is based in South Korea and its plans of christening the new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe has been met with praise and jubilation amongst its enthusiast.
We expect that it will come with latest technological specs which will improve its performance. However, industry reports and rumours allege that the new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe will mostly be a carryover of the previous model. The following review will certainly offer you exclusive and comprehensive report of what to expect from the new Hyundai.
2016 Hyundai Santa Fe exterior
Major redesigns are expected to take part in the front fascia of the upcoming 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe. The new crossover will most definitely give the vehicle a redesigned and bigger grille than its predecessor.
Expect the new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe to come with a front bumper that will have more bulges which will substitute the ones in the previous models. On the posterior bumper, the SUV will come with a more edgy rear.
Some of the features that will conspicuously stand out in the new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe will include heated outside mirrors, twin exhaust, projected headlamps, roof rail, black spoiler on with HSML and silica tires on its 17” alloy wheels.
The new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport will come with a towing load of 2,000 pounds while the Sport 2.0T will increase that by 500 pounds. Buyers should anticipate a palette of colours which will include Platinum Graphite, Mineral Grey, Canyon Copper, Sparkling Silver, Marlin Blue, Twilight Black, Frost White Pearl and Serrano Red.
2016 Hyundai Santa Fe interior
The interior of the new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe will most probably put it in the same class as other high class extravagant Sports cars. It will be available as either a 5, 6 or 7 seater vehicle. The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited will be the six-seater.
The new Hyundai Santa Fe 2016 will come with a calfskin leather upholstery that will conspicuously be present in the steering wheel, entry way boards and seats. Would-be buyers should also expect Cowhide leather in the armrest.
In order to ensure top comfort for the driver, the driver’s seat will come with a 10-way power adjustable scenario. The new Santa Fe will certainly offer high quality materials that will ensure it competes favourably with other vehicles in its class.
The new features and accessories will include 4.3” colour touchscreen, built-in cooler, a cluster ionizer, rear view camera, dual zone climate control, BlueLink Telematics System, etc.
Additionally, the new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe will come with a six-disc changer that will have USB and memory card support.
2016 Hyundai Santa Fe engine
According to industry experts, the new engine will be almost similar to that of its predecessor. The engine will be a 3.3L V6 which will deliver 290 hp and 252 pounds of torque.
The seven seater model will come equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission system. The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2.0T five seater, on the other hand, will come with a turbocharged 2L inline 4-cylinder Turbo engine that will be able to provide 264 hp and 259 pounds of torque.
The fuel consumption of the above mentioned engine will be 19/27 mpg in the city/highway while the top speed is estimated to be 125 mph. the other engine to be made available will be a 2.4L inline 4 which will generate up to 190 horsepower and 181 pounds of torque. Its fuel consumption rating will be 20/27/23 in the city/highway/combined.
2016 Hyundai Santa Fe price and release date
2016 Hyundai Santa Fe will make its showrooms debut towards the end of this year with the aforesaid specs. To drive this car home, you will have to part with around 35,000 USD.
There are rumours suggesting that the new 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe might come with a new hybrid powertrain, but those are just rumours for now.