This mid-large SUV sports a 2.4L engine, a ton of comfort features, and a pleasingly styled interior and exterior, the Santa Fe costs marginally lower than most alternatives in the same category. Equivalent cars in the category include the Toyota Fortuner, Honda HR-V, Ford Escape, Kia Sorento, Mazda CX-5 and the VW Tiguan
Reasons for it
Lots of room for the whole family
Reasons against it
A little underpowered with all 7 seats filled
Cramped third row
Useless for off-roading
Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4L: The Power Not to Surprise. A great duet by the engine and the suspension, coupled with class-beating space, makes the Hyundai Santa Fe one of the most rock-solid low-cost mid-size SUVs in the market. The real value of the Santa Fe shines through when you juxtapose the lean good looks of the vehicle with its ability to seat seven human bodies and still deliver steady driving pleasure and excellent comfort. Read our full review here!