₱ 2,158,000 - 2,538,000
Hyundai Santa Fe Specs
  • Body Type SUV
  • Segment -
  • Engine Displacement 2.2 L
  • Horsepower 197 PS
  • Transmission Type AT
  • Energy Type Fuel
The 2021 - 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe is offered in 2 variants - which are priced from ₱ 2,158,000 to ₱ 2,538,000, the base model of santa-fe is 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.2 CRDi GLS 8A/T 2WD which is at a price of ₱ 2,158,000 and the top variant of Hyundai Santa Fe is 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.2 CRDi GLS 8A/T 2WD Dsl which is offered at a price of ₱ 2,538,000.
  • Overview
  • Exterior
  • Interior
  • Features
  • Powertrain
  • Conclusion
  • Overview

    Overview

    This SUV is indeed different from the others. In addition to the luxurious exterior design, the performance of the Hyundai Santa Fe is also very attractive with the presence of two engine options, namely the MPI D-CVVT 2.4 liter gasoline and CRDi-VGT Turbodiesel with a capacity of 2.2 liter. Of the two engine variants, the Hyundai Santa Fe has five model variants, namely the SPORT, GAS, GAS LIMITED, CRDi and CRDi LIMITED variants. The price range of the Hyundai Santa Fe will also be influenced by the modern features of this car, starting from Dual SRS airbags, Brake Assistant System (BAS) and Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD), as well as the Burglar Alarm in it.

    History

    The Hyundai Santa Fe is a mid-size crossover SUV based on the Hyundai Sonata. Its name is taken from the city of Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States. This car was first introduced in 2000 as Hyundai's first SUV, released in conjunction with the launch of the Ford Escape/Mazda Tribute and Pontiac Aztek. Since 2007, the Santa Fe has been positioned between the compact SUV Tucson and the luxury SUV Veracruz (preceded by the Terracan). 

    Hyundai Palisade. The first generation was Hyundai's new step to step into the SUV segment, which at that time was booming the MPV trend. It was first introduced to European audiences at the 2000 Geneva Motor Show. Hyundai introduced the second generation Santa Fe SUV in 2005 for the Korean market, for the global market it was introduced at the 2006 North America International Auto Show. 

    The third generation Santa Fe (2012-2018) is a step forward. big forward for Hyundai. This edition features a new design direction called Storm Edge, which consists of smooth lines as well as bold and bold surfaces. in 2018 Hyundai introduced the fourth generation Santa Fe (2018-present). Its premium feel is illustrated by its prestigious appearance, while it is equipped with the most advanced technology as well as best-in-class safety features and exceptional spaciousness.

    Price

    In 2022, The Hyundai Santa Fe price in the Philippines starts at P2,158,000.00. The lowest price is the Hyundai Santa Fe 2.2 CRDi GLS 4x2 AT (Mid-Variant), ranging all the way up to the Hyundai Santa Fe 2.2 CRDi GLS 4x2 AT (High-Variant) priced at P2,538,000.00.

  • Exterior

    Exterior

    In the fourth generation, the Hyundai Santa Fe uses a honeycomb design for the front grille with a fairly wide dimension. So, through this latest design, it reinforces the identity of the Hyundai Santa Fe from the front fascia complete with the manufacturer's logo in the middle. Luxurious accents are also raised by this new generation of Santa Fe through a chrome-colored front grille consisting of three levels. 

    While the fog lamp belonging to the Hyundai Santa Fe sits nicely at the lower end near the down grille. On the side, the Hyundai Santa Fe also shows an aura of luxury. Although the side design seems 'market', Hyundai has managed to give this SUV a new touch through thin curves that accentuate the silhouette on the side body. 

    The color of the shiny chrome handles on the two doors of the Hyundai Santa Fe also exudes luxury. The All New Santa Fe has a minimalist taillight that is typical of an SUV. The specifications of the Hyundai Santa Fe on the rear design are enhanced by dual mufflers placed at the lower right end.

    Dimensions

    The specifications of the Hyundai Santa Fe on the body do have a very large size. Its body size is 4,690 x 1,880 x 1,690 mm. Despite its large body size, the acceleration of the Hyundai Santa Fe is quite good because the wheelbase reaches 2,700 mm. This car with a capacity of eight passengers has an empty weight of 1,874 kg.

    Ligthing

    The front features a lighting setup that places the main LED projector headlamps in the bumper, and the LED DRLs up-top and LED foglamps at the bottom. On the side,  you will met with a character line that stretches from the front all the way to the rear LED taillight, which features a depth effect. The signal lights are, like the headlights, located in the rear bumper, along with the reverse lights. 

    Wheels&tyres

    In order to balance the appearance and performance as an SUV, the fourth generation facelifted Hyundai Santa Fe equips all four wheels with 18-inch alloy wheels. The design is made more prominent with a two-tone silver and black finish. This car also uses Tire Size 235/60 R18.


  • Interior

    Interior

    Entering the interior, the specifications of the Hyundai Santa Fe offer full comfort for the driver and passengers while traveling. because in this car there is a Dual Zone AC feature with Climate Control which provides maximum coolness in the cabin. On the front of the Hyundai Santa Fe there are also several panels that are very useful to provide entertainment or to make it easier for the driver when driving. Apart from having a dashing and stylish exterior design, the Hyundai Santa Fe specifications on the interior are also inseparable from a touch of luxury combined with the use of advanced technology.

    Dashboard

    Talking about the dashboard, Hyundai carries a dual-cockpit layout that maximizes function and aesthetics. The aesthetic side can be seen from the two levels of the dashboard, where the top level is given a slim line that connects the dashboard and the front side door panels. While the lower area is dominated by feature operation buttons with more open storage placement, and is packed with stitching accent details that connect the AC grilles with chrome accents.

    Seat

    The seats of Hyundai Santa Fe are really very comfortable for long journeys. The seats are well cushioned and provide good thigh support. The cabin has a lot of space and provide great leg room as well as headroom . These factors also contribute to the comfortability of the seats.

    Space&practicality

    Hyundai Santa Fe prioritizes comfort for long-distance driving, and is still packaged premium because it uses leather material and is accompanied by unique and attractive seat pattern details. 7 Adult passengers can be sure to sit comfortably in the cabin of the Hyundai Santa Fe. Moreover, for business access to the third row of seats is also facilitated by the one-touch walk feature. The driver and front passenger will also feel more comfortable because the seat settings are electrically regulated.

    Boot

    When the third row seats are folded, the Hyundai Santa Fe has a fairly large luggage space of about 547 liters. If the second row is folded, the cargo area of this SUV can be enlarged to 1,695 liters.

  • Features

    Features

    Safety features

    In order to provide safety to the driver, Hyundai embeds Dual SRS Airbags which will protect the front passenger and also the driver of the Hyundai Santa Fe in the event of an accident and is equipped with Foldable Immobilizer Key, Reverse Parking System and Burglar Alarm System features. In addition, it is also equipped with Brake Assistant System (BAS) technology and Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD) which will make braking on the Hyundai Santa Fe more perfect and other safety features.

    Comfort features

    The following are some of the comfort features available on this Mitsubishi Santa Fe:

    • Air Conditioner
    • Power Steering
    • Rear A/C Vents
    • Accessory Power Outlet
    • Automatic Climate Control
    • Air Quality Control
    • Adjustable Seats
    • Cup Holders-Front
    • Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
    • Heater
    • Height Adjustable Driver Seat
    • Foldable Rear Seat
    • Remote Trunk Opener

    Infotainment features

    Another modern impression presented to the driver and front passenger is the infotainment system that relies on an 8-inch touch screen. This feature is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Among the series of compartments that support the practicality of the center console, there is a shift-by-wire transmission button that makes the dashboard even more seamless.


  • Powertrain

    Powertrain performance

    Engine

    Hyundai Santa Fe is equipped with 2 engine options, namely 2,497 cc 4 cylinder gasoline and 2,151 cc 4 cylinder turbo diesel. The petrol engine releases 180 hp and 232 Nm of torque, which is powerful enough for its dimensions and weight, but the diesel engine is even more powerful. . The peak power of the diesel engine is 202 hp and maximum torque of 440 Nm, which is also the most powerful engine among many Big SUVs in the Philippines such as the Mitsubishi Pajero Sport and Isuzu Mu-X.

    Transmission

    From  the two machines used, it adopts a front wheel drive system (FWD), the petrol version gets a 6-speed hydraulic automatic transmission while the Santa Fe diesel has an 8-speed dual clutch gearbox.

    Riding&control

    Hyundai Santa Fe has a suspension that is adjusted in such a way as to optimize comfort and handling. The suspension is not too hard to keep the car comfortable to drive. However, because there is a little hardening, the car does not sway when asked to turn. The Hyundai Santa Fe delivers a smooth and quiet ride performance. Besides being contributed by a unibody frame that improves handling, MacPherson strut suspension at the front and multi-link suspension at the rear provide comfort.

    Santa Fe is able to provide a pleasant performance. The power is very responsive without the need to step on the gas pedal deeply. Moreover, in this latest Santa Fe, Hyundai has provided four choices of driving modes that consumers can choose from. There are Comfort, Eco, Sport, and Smart modes. For those of you who prioritize comfort, of course, you can choose Comfort mode, while Eco will prioritize fuel economy. Meanwhile, if you want to enjoy Santa Fe's performance, you can choose Sport mode. in Smart mode, Hyundai will automatically adjust the performance and control of the Santa Fe according to the owner's driving behavior.

    Fuel consumption

    The Hyundai Santa Fe currently offers fuel consumption from 6.1 to 10.6L/100km.

  • Conclusion

    Conclusion

    This aspect of Hyundai Santa Fe has offered various advantages from the exterior, interior, performance which is also packaged with a better update and promises a driving experience above its Japanese rivals. If you look at the aspects of comfort, luxury, and a charming appearance, it is clear that this SUV from South Korea can talk a lot and can be an attractive option compared to a 7-seater SUV with a monocoque chassis from Japan. Especially with Hyundai's prestige both in sales and aftersales that continues to grow in the Philippines, there's no harm in trying to glance at and choose this Hyundai Santa Fe as one of your new family rides.

  • How much is Hyundai Santa Fe in the Philippines?

    The Hyundai Santa Fe price in the Philippines starts at ₱2,158,000. The lowest price is the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.2 CRDi GLS 8A/T , ranging all the way up to the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.2 CRDi GLS 8A/T priced at ₱2,538,000.

  • Is the Hyundai Santa Fe a good car?

    The Hyundai Santa Fe is a popular car to buy as it offers powerful and efficient engine options as well as premium, spacious interiors. Even used Hyundai Santa Fe cars offer the premium driving experience.

  • Is Hyundai Santa Fe manual or automatic?

    We're learning that the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe is available with continuously variable AT transmission

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