The Hyundai Company is very famous automaker from South Korea. Over the years, they had so many exceptional models and one of them is certainly Santa Fe Sport. As we know, this is a very successful model and with the new and redesigned 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, they are going to try to continue the trend of good sales and satisfied customers. The most recent model is certainly better than the previous one even without some major changes and redesigns. We can expect slight redesigns in almost every segment, and we can definitely notice that this model has a design with more style and more attitude. Also, we can expect the addition of some new features and slightly improved engine that will have more power.
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport – Stylish and Elegant Design:
The exterior design of the anticipated 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is very stylish and elegant. We can definitely see some slight redesigns here. For example, we can notice modified front grille with the aluminum logo in the center. Under the grille, the front bumper is also revised and fitted with nicely designed and very powerful fog lights as well as with air intakes. The headlights of the new model will remain the same as before, and the same system will power it (LED). The rear side of the vehicle has remained unchanged with the same LED taillights.
In order to improve fuel economy and engine performance, engineers decided to save some weight and they do that by using lightweight materials (carbon fiber, aluminum) in the chassis construction. At the sides, this model will be equipped with a 17 – inch alloy wheels but if you want, you can add 18- or 19-inch wheels.
The interior design of the future 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is very nice and spacious. The cabin is able of accommodating up to five passengers. The leather upholstery is standard for this model and that is excellent news. There will be some changes inside, like an addition of new safety features as well as updated infotainment system. The new safety features include Lane Departure Warning, a smart cruise control and automatic E-Braking with pedestrian detection. The dashboard is well organized and in general the interior is pretty simple and as we know the simplicity is actually elegance. Some of the other interior features include Bluetooth hands-free smartphone system, remote keyless entry with alarm, rear camera, 4G internet and a lot of connectivity systems.
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport – Engine and Performance:
The 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport will have a two engine options. The first one will be a 2,4-liter engine with a max output of 185 hp. The second one will be also a stronger with 2.0-liter turbo four engine and 240-hp. The power from this engine is transferred to the front or to all wheels’ trough the six-speed automatic transmission system. From zero to 62 mpg this model goes for around 7.6 seconds. The top speed of this model is rated at 133 miles per hour. The fuel economy of the Santa Fe Sport will be 19/24 – city/highway.
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport – Release Date and MSRP:
The release date of the 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport will be in the middle of 2017. This vehicle will have a starting manufacturer’s suggested retail price of around $26.245. The main competitors will be a Jeep Grand Cherokee, Ford Edge Sport, Kia Sorento, and Volkswagen Touareg.