New 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport at Len Stoler Hyundai for Baltimore, MD
The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport returns this year with a starting price tag which is the same as the previous model year. Drivers who appreciate value will really like this decision and have come to count on things like this from Hyundai. The interior of this year's edition has been rethought with some simplification while bringing features that are both fashionable and useful. The Santa Fe continues to be rock solid with suspension and overall drivability with an upgraded Selectable Steering option being put into motion. The Santa Fe Sport is ready to be yours.
Under the Santa Fe Sport's Hood
The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport gets a 2.4-liter four-cylinder motor or a 2.0 turbocharged four-cylinder motor. The engines on all Santa Fe models are attached to a smooth shifting six-speed automatic transmission along with a direct injection engine and Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing. The 2.4 liter creates 190 horsepower and 181 lb. ft. of torque. Front wheel drive is the standard as well as an upgrade to all-wheel drive if it is so desired. The 2.4 motor receives 20 miles per gallon when driving in the city and 27 miles per gallon when driving on the highway. The option of all-wheel drive returns 19 miles per gallon when driving in the city and 25 miles per gallon when driving on the highway. The turbocharged 2.0-liter creates 264 horsepower and 269 lb.-ft. of torque. Fuel economy is at 19 miles per gallon city and 27 miles per gallon highway and 18 miles per gallon in city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway for all-wheel drive.
Design of Hyundai Santa Fe Sport
Coming standard on the Santa Fe Sport are many features including such things as body color power mirrors that are heated as well as keyless entry with alarm that can be used remotely, there are LED headlight accents, Bluetooth technology which helps in both the safety and convenience departments and is hands-free as well as steering wheel mounted audio and cruise controls. Amenities and options on board the Santa Fe are ones that are typically seen on luxury sedans and include sunroofs, audio systems with top tier designer setups, navigation tools that are easily interpreted and new xenon headlights. Another neat feature is the Hands-Free Smart Liftgate setup which assists in helping people enter the cargo space when their hands aren't free. The technology and setup monitors for a key fob and when it is detected the back area opens within moments after standing near the rear bumper.
The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is full of safety features that are both innovative and quality tested and include: seven airbags, Vehicle Stability Management, Tire Pressure Monitoring System four-wheel disc brakes, Hill-start Assist Control and Downhill Brake Control. Another great technological advance is the availability of Hyundai's Blue Link system which provides roadside assistance, remote door lock control, crash assistance and parental control parameters for families with young drivers. The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is a vehicle that is very captivating and an all-around great ride.