2023 Hyundai Santa Fe Model Research

This Popular Hyundai SUV Is Back

The team at Duncan Hyundai wants to share their 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe model research to help you know what's new and exciting about this four-door sedan. Stop by and get a closer look today.  

The 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe stands out in the mid-size SUV class, offering a spacious and well-appointed cabin, multiple powertrain options, and a satisfying ride. While it may not get as much recognition as some of its siblings, the Santa Fe remains a fantastic choice for those in the market for a mid-size SUV. If you're in the market for a mid-size SUV, check out the 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe. 


Compared to other mid-size 5-seater SUVs, the Santa Fe is competitively priced, with some models like the Honda Passport and Jeep Cherokee starting at about $40K. Based on our 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe model research, this SUV starts with the manufacturer's suggested retail price (MSRP) of $28,200 for the front-wheel-drive SE model:
  • All-wheel drive is available at an additional cost of $1,700 on all trim levels
  • The most affordable turbocharged engine option is the Limited model, starting at $40,050. -The top Calligraphy variant with all-wheel drive is priced at $43,750
  • Other optional upgrades include premium paint for $400 and a tow hitch for $450
Regardless of which version of the Santa Fe you choose, this SUV offers a ton of value. 

Performance And Range

The 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe offers an array of powertrain options, including a hybrid and plug-in hybrid. The standard engine is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder that generates 191 horsepower. This engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission, front-wheel drive, or optional all-wheel drive. Those who want more power can go with a turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder is available, producing 277 horsepower and comes with the same transmission and drive options. The hybrid model features a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder and a pair of electric motors, generating a total of 226 horsepower, and comes with standard all-wheel drive. The plug-in hybrid powertrain includes a turbocharged 1.6-liter four-cylinder and an electric engine that delivers a combined 260 horsepower.
The turbocharged engine provides quick acceleration with a recorded 60-mph time of 6.0 seconds. With regards to towing, the standard gas-fed Santa Fe can pull up to 3500 pounds, while the hybrid and plug-in hybrid can only manage up to 2000 pounds. 

The plug-in hybrid Santa Fe comes with a 12.4-kWh battery pack that provides up to 31 miles of electric driving range. According to the EPA, the four-cylinder engine earns 25 mpg city and 28 mpg highway, while the turbocharged version has a rating of 22 mpg city and 28 mpg highway. The hybrid model is even more efficient, with ratings of 36 mpg city and 31 mpg highway. 

Inside And Outside

The 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe boasts a well-designed interior that combines quality and comfort. The FWD/AWD Santa Fe offers a comfortable and attractive cabin with a variety of modern features:

  • Digital gauge cluster
  • Head-up display
  • Heated rear seats
  • Ventilated front seats
The Santa Fe received minor updates to its interior design, bringing it more in line with Hyundai's larger, more luxurious Palisade SUV. You can enjoy a sophisticated interior without paying "luxury" prices. 
One of the most impressive aspects of the Santa Fe's interior is its generous passenger space, which is ideal for long road trips. The Santa Fe also provides ample cargo space, with a cargo volume of 36 cubic feet, making it a perfect choice for those who need to transport gear or other items. Whether you're looking for a comfortable vehicle for daily commutes or longer journeys, the 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe is the way to go. 


Technology And Infotainment

The 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe offers an outstanding infotainment system with a range of technology features to enhance your driving experience. The dashboard is equipped with an 8.0-inch or 10.3-inch touchscreen that is intuitive and user-friendly, providing easy access to all the features you need. Here are some of the top features offered in the 2023 Santa Fe:
  • Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto: The Santa Fe comes with standard wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, allowing you to easily connect your smartphone and access your favorite apps, music, and navigation
  • Large Touchscreen: The large touchscreen display makes it easy to control the Santa Fe's infotainment system and provides a clear and concise view of all the relevant information you need while driving
  • Optional Wireless Charging: If you need to keep your devices charged on the go, the Santa Fe offers optional wireless charging, so you don't have to worry about finding a charging cable
  • A premium 630-Watt, 12-Speaker Audio System: The Santa Fe can be equipped with an impressive 630-watt, a 12-speaker audio system that delivers crisp, clear sound and provides an immersive listening experience

Safety First

The Santa Fe prioritizes the safety of its passengers by providing a range of driver-assistance features that come standard on every model. These features include
  • Forward-collision warning with automated emergency braking
  • Adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go technology
  • Lane-departure warning and lane-keeping assist
On top of this rig's advanced safety features, the Santa Fe has received high ratings from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). You can hit the road with peace of mind at every turn.  

Hyundai Has You Covered

The 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe offers impressive warranty coverage that provides peace of mind for its owners. With a 5-year/60,000-mile limited warranty and a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty, the Santa Fe is one of the best-protected SUVs on the market. Additionally, the Santa Fe offers the added benefit of complimentary maintenance for the first three years or 36,000 miles of ownership, giving its owners the confidence to drive without worry. The Santa Fe's warranty is unmatched in its class and serves as a testament to Hyundai's commitment to quality and reliability. 

Your Premier Hyundai Dealership

Step into the world of comfort, luxury, and performance with the 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe. With its powerful engine options, state-of-the-art interior technology, and unbeatable warranty and maintenance coverage, the Santa Fe stands apart from its competitors. 

Now that you've done your 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe model research, It's time to take the next step and see this rig in action. Visit Duncan Hyundai and experience why this SUV is the perfect fit for your lifestyle. With our focus on customer satisfaction and competitive pricing, you'll find the vehicle of your dreams in no time. Book a test drive today and let Duncan Hyundai be your go-to Hyundai dealership.    

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