We had the opportunity to discover in detail the fourth Hyundai Santa Fe of the name at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show. However, it was found that the French market should wait until 2020 (the arrival of a new diesel engine) to take advantage of this new big SUV, especially because of too high environmental impact of the diesel version.
Despite everything, the Korean brand seems to have found a solution to this problem, as today the new Santa Fe catalog is announced. The latter is displayed at the price of 51 900 €to be added to Environmental penalty of 2,610 €, The lesser amount of this fee for 2019 has undoubtedly helped Hyundai offer its model faster than expected. With Libra 2018, the Santa Fe and its 157 g / km CO2 € 3,473 would have been paid.
By exceeding the threshold of € 50,000, this new Santa Fe can appear ambitious and seems to want grab the flowerbeds of the premium modelss. A Nissan X-Trail or Renault Koleos, although slightly less spacious, were significantly cheaper in their high versions with 4×4 transmission and automatic transmission. However, these two models have not yet been updated and approved with the new Euro 6d Temp standards.
An engine, a goal
The new Hyundai Santa Fe is offered with a unique offer. The only engine is the Diesel 2.0 CRDi of 185 hp, combined with the all-wheel drive and the new eight-speed automatic transmission. For CO, a mixed consumption between 6 and 6.2 l / 100 km is given2 of 157 g / km. The performance remains fair considering the size of the machine (4.77 m long and 1965 kg) 0 to 100 km / h shot in 10.3s,
The only available finish is the executive level, which offers the benefit of offering a very generous standard equipment, These include intelligent adaptive cruise control, leather upholstery, a head-up display, a 360 ° camera, 19-inch wheels and a panoramic roof. Discover the details of the equipment below: