The new 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is expected to be a modern and elegant SUV with a variety of modern features. Since the first vehicle in this model was released in 2012, a lot of developments have been done on the vehicles to make them suitable for the market. This new vehicle is also anticipated to undergo some improvements to make it even more ideal for the market. One particular area that undergoes major improvements is the exterior which comes with a refreshed look. The interior also gets some improvements that are meant to make the vehicle more comfortable. Furthermore, improvements are also expected on the engine to provide the vehicle with more power and increased fuel efficiency.
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport – Exterior and Interior
The appearance of this new vehicle tells that it is a sport SUV since most of the exterior features have an elegant touch. To increase the fuel efficiency and speed of the car, most features including the general body are made using strong materials that are significantly lighter. This reduces the total weight therefore reducing drag for better fuel efficiency and speed. The front fascia comes with a restyled grille that makes the vehicle look aggressive. There is also a big bumper that comes with the modern fog lights and large air intakes below the bumper. There are also modern restyled LED headlights that improve visibility, enhance fuel efficiency and make the vehicle look more elegant. The vehicle gets brand new tail lights on the back with the new ones being more visible and making the vehicle look more aggressive. The exhaust system has also been upgraded where the new vehicle now comes with a four tip system. The wheels are most likely to remain the same as the big alloy wheels found in the previous model. However, the suspension system is upgraded to provide the vehicle with better driving dynamics. There are also three additional colors which provide buyers with more options to choose from.
The primary difference between this new sport model and the ordinary model is that this new vehicle has a sitting capacity of five with an option of a seven seat variant. This means the interior is more spacious where there is also enough cargo space. The five seats are covered using fine leather and they use the updated heating technology. These seats come with safety attributes such as seat belts and space for a child seat. The vehicle is also endowed with a modern dual zone climate regulating system that automatically regulates the interior temperatures. Inside the vehicle there is a new JBL audio system which works in line with the modern infotainment system to provide quality entertainment. Modern gadgets such as smart phones can be connected with the vehicle through options such as wireless blue tooth, Wi-Fi, 4G internet and USB ports.
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport – Engine and Performance
This modern new vehicle comes with a 3.3 liter engine with ability to produce 231 HP and 245 lb-ft of torque. This engine is mated with a six drive automatic transmission and works with a six drive automated transmission. There is improved fuel efficiency on this new engine which makes the vehicle more economical and cheaper to maintain. The engine can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in six seconds and the top speed is 175 mph.
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport – Release Date and Price
It is anticipated that this vehicle will be available for sale during the first quarter of 2017 with a base price of about $ 24, 950.