We are reporting LIVE from Auto Expo 2014 and the new Hyundai Santa Fe has been launched in Indian car market for a starting price of INR 26.3 lakhs.
The new model has gone on sale in as many as three variants and is powered by a four-cylinder, 2.0-liter CRDi engine that has a max power output of 197 PS at 3,800 rpm and peak torque of 44.5 kgm between 1,800-2,500 rpm. Transmission options will comprise of a 6-speed manual and an automatic gearbox.
The new Hyundai Santa Fe will rival the Toyota Fortuner, Mitsubishi Pajero Sport, Ssangyong Rexton and the Ford Endeavour.
New Hyundai Santa Fe prices in India are as follows-
- Hyundai Santa Fe 2WD MT – INR 26.3 lakhs
- Hyundai Santa Fe 2WD AT – INR 27.15 lakhs
- Hyundai Santa Fe 4WD AT – INR 29.25 lakhs
Features list for the new Santa Fe would include-
- 12-way adjustable seat
- Dual-zone automatic climate control
- 6 airbags
- Chilled glovebox
- Daytime running lights
- 18-inch diamond cut alloy wheels
- HID headlights.
Underpinning the new Hyundai Santa Fe is underpinned by an all-new platform and the new gen model is not just more spacious than the old car but also boasts of better driving dynamics. The new car is 40 mm longer and 5 mm wider than the earlier model. However, the roofline is 45 mm lower and the wheelbase, at 2,700 mm, remains unchanged.
Stay tuned to Motoroids for more 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe India launch and other details