The updated Hyundai Santa Fe will receive a more powerful engine

The updated Hyundai Santa Fe will receive a more powerful engine

December 3, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The new motor will be installed on the 2020 model year auto and will be available in three trim levels.

Hyundai will soon introduce an updated version of its full-size crossover Hyundai Santa Fe. The main innovation will be the updated motor line of cars. The 2.4-liter power unit will be replaced by a more powerful engine. It will be a 3.5-liter V6, which is capable of delivering 280 hp. at 336 Nm of torque. The engine will work together with an 8-speed automatic transmission and front-wheel drive system. Such a power plant will be installed in the Active, Elite and Highlander trim levels. In addition to the new engine, a version with a 2.2-liter diesel engine with 200 hp will be available to customers. – All-wheel drive already relies on such a configuration.

Interestingly, the price of a complete set with a 3.5-liter engine will not increase much compared to the previous version.

 The new generation of Santa Fe will receive rich equipment in technical terms – a 3.5-inch dashboard, as well as an advanced multimedia system will be installed in the cabin. In the maximum configuration, you can count on leather trim, a projection display, seat ventilation and a panoramic sunroof. First, the novelty will appear in the car market in Australia, where the price of the basic configuration will be 43 thousand Australian dollars