Hyundai motor company has been in suv production business from the year of 1990. It has launched many SUVs over the years. Hyundai Santa Fe is one of the highly succeeded releases of Hyundai motors. The first launch of this car was in the year of 2000. Gradually, there came many more production of this 7seater car started hitting the market, with all advancement and enhanced attributes. There are two major generations of Hyundai Santa Fe (first generation and the second generation).The ruling time of first generation was in between 2000 to 2006 and that of second generation is in between 2007 to till date.
Hyundai Santa Fe’s Body Style, engine-efficiency, and Interior:
The first generation of this car was also referred as Hyundai Santa Fe Classic, Hyundai Tai Santa Fe. This first SUV of Hyundai motors offered an engine of 3.5L sigma V6, 200 hp (150 KW) and a 2.0L VM motori CRD/14 diesel. The transmission implemented was of 4-speed automatic in the first production. Then the revised version of this had a 5 speed automatic transmission, which then got transformed into 5 speed manual transmission.
The length of the Hyundai Santa Fe’s first generation was 177.2cm with a wheelbase of 103.1cm. This 7 seater car had a fuel tank with capacity of 17 to 19 gallons. The changes were added according to the critics comments received for the earlier versions. The drawbacks of the older versions this car were kept in mind to release the better version. Hence this distant vision of Hyundai motors helped this car to be a huge success among the league of 7 seater cars.
The second generation of Hyundai Santa Fe 7 Seater included impressive changes in its rear bumper, interior instruments, taillights, etc. This car designed in the year of 2010 had an all new German influential design. You can see a horizontal and vertical gridded grilles, this is totally different from the earlier version’s two bar vertical grille. The taillights are new red taillights with a chrome outlay facility. The speed of this giant luxury SUV is around 150 km per hour. The manual transmission has been changed in to all new ultimate 6 speed automatic transmission. The engine structure has been replaced with 3.6L of completely power packed V6 engine. This feature has been admired due to its higher fuel economy nature.
The interior of the car has got an all new look with total inclusion of latest advanced technology. We can find the Bluetooth connectivity with hands free phone in this Hyundai 7 Seater. This unique feature included is highly used in the emergency context. The steering wheel audio controls, a metallic steering inlay are the extra added attributes in the latest version of this car.
Rear back up camera and the brand new touch screen navigation is another additional advanced feature available. The seats are well equipped with modern seat covers, which are spacious enough to turn your journey into a real pleasure. This ultra new model of the car Costs $20,861 to $28,425. So; are you ready to buy this new Hyundai car?