New 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe at Patrick Hyundai for Chicago, IL
The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe sport utility vehicle (SUV) began heading onto sales lots in June, 2015. Throughout its time, the Santa Fe has earned numerous awards for its performance and capabilities. The 2016 model offers many previous standard and available exterior and interior components and features. However, this third generation does get some new things for the year: The Santa Fe will be more compact than in previous years. However, it will be longer than the 2015 model. There is a new name for one of the models, too: the base GLS trim is now called the "SE." 2016 will present especially good aerodynamics. The Santa Fe's starting price sits at $30,400, and there may be an additional freight charge of $895. Continue reading on to learn more about an SUV that is bound to suit your needs!
Under the Santa Fe's Hood
You will have one of three engines: a 2.4-liter four-cylinder, a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder or a 3.3-liter Lambda II V-6 with a double overhead cam (DOHC). All of these engines use Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT) and gasoline direct injection. The SUV has electric power steering and a great suspension. There is a Driver Selectable Steering Mode feature to make steering easier. You can have either four-wheel or all-wheel drive with the Santa Fe. A six-speed automatic transmission is standard. You can use cruise control to keep a consistent speed on highways and similar roads. The Santa Fe's maximum towing capacity is 5000 pounds when properly equipped.
Design of Hyundai Santa Fe
The SUV has three rows to make it a great vehicle to haul multiple people in--it will fit up to seven occupants. There are five doors to make getting into and out of the SUV and putting cargo in and taking it out easier. There is remote keyless entry to prevent you from having to turn the key into one of the locks whenever you wish to unlock the vehicle. Heated exterior power mirrors will definitely help you in inclement weather. The SUV has LED headlight accents. The steering wheel has the buttons for the above-mentioned cruise control, and also has audio controls. There is a Bluetooth hands-free phone system to help you stay connected while on the road. Available features include 12-speaker Infinity Logic7 surround sound, navigation, xenon headlights and a panoramic sunroof. You can also get a Hands-Free Smart Liftgate with Auto Open if so desired.
What is the Santa Fe's suggested starting price?
The Santa Fe's suggested starting price, set by the manufacturer, is $30,400. There may be an additional freight cost of $895.
What type of transmission is standard?
A six-speed automatic is standard. And, you will have the option of either four- or all-wheel drive.
Where are you located?
At 1020 E. Golf Rd in Schaumburg. Get directions to us here!
The Hyundai Santa Fe has many safety features for drivers and their passengers: Drivers will have a blind-spot mirror to let them see into blind spots. There is a traction control system with Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) and Electronic Stability Control (ESC). There are four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, Brake Assist and an Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) feature. For hills you will have Hill-start Assist Control (HAC) and Downhill Brake Control (DBC). You will have a tire-pressure monitoring system to alert you to fill up your tires to avoid a flat. There are seven standard airbags, which include a drivers' knee unit and other types of airbags. Come check out a 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe and see how it could be for you!