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New-gen Hyundai Santa Fe Officially Revealed

The new-gen Hyundai Santa Fe will make its global debut at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show.

  • Amit Sharma
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New Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 Features

There is no clarity whether the SUV will make its way to India or not.

After a series of teasers and spy pictures, the new Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 has been officially revealed by the company. The South Korean carmaker has released a couple of new pictures of the fourth-generation Santa Fe SUV previewing its exterior and interior details. Carrying Hyundai’s new design language, the SUV shares some its design bits with the Kona compact SUV and the recently-unveiled Nexo hydrogen fuel –cell crossover. In the South Korean market, the 2018 Santa Fe will offered with three powetrains – a 2.0-litre diesel, 2.2-litre turbo diesel and a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol. Transmission duties on the SUV will be carried out by an 8-speed automatic gearbox. Read – Upcoming Hyundai Cars at 2018 Auto Expo

New Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 Key Features

– New cascading grille
– Slim twin headlamps
– Full-width chrome strip
– Redesigned lower air intake
– Revised bumpers
– New silver skid plate
– Resculpted hood
– Bigger DLO
– More pronounced wheel arches
– Redesigned mirrors
– Revised tail lamps and skid plate
– Newly designed dashboard & instrument with a large coloured display
– Floating screen with new infotainment system
– New multifunction three-spoke steering wheel
– SoundHound feature
– New ‘Voice Memo’ function
– Forward Collision Warning
– Driver Attention Warning
– Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning
– New automated braking function
– Lane Keeping Assist
– Lane Departure Warning
– Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist
– Advanced Driver Assistant System
– Rear Occupant Alert system Check Out – Upcoming Hyundai Cars in India

New Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 Picture Gallery

New Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 Launch Date

The next-gen Santa Fe will have its world premiere at the Geneva Motor Show in March, 2018. Globally, the SUV will see a release in the second half of this year. Just so you know, Hyundai removed from the Santa Fe from its official Indian website. In fact, it wasn’t listed on the company’s price revision chart after the GST cess hike. There is no clarity whether the SUV will make its way to India or not.  We will update you as soon as Hyundai reveals anything on the same. Check Out – Hyundai Kona Explained in Photo Story

New Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 Price In India

The third generation Santa Fe was available in three variants – 2WD MT, 2WD AT and 4WD AT – priced at Rs 28.32 lakh, Rs 29.57 lakh and Rs 31.74 lakh (all, ex-showroom Delhi) respectively.  With more evolved design and feature-packed interior, the new model (if launched) is estimated to be priced between Rs 30 lakh – Rs 35 lakh (ex-showroom). Read: Hyundai Ioniq – All You Need To Know

New Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 Engine Specifications

Engine setup of the new-gen Santa Fe (KDM-spec) will include two turbocharged diesel engines – a 2.0-litre and 2.2-litre – and a 2.0-litre turbo petrol unit. All variants of the vehicle will get an 8-speed automatic gearbox as standard, supported by 2WD and an optional 4WD system. Read – Hyundai Santro To Make A Comeback in India

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Interior

New Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 Exterior & Interior

Design inspiration for the new Santa Fe comes from Hyundai’s evolved Fluidic design philosophy. At the front end, it features the new cascading grille flanked by slim twin headlamps, full-width chrome strip, redesigned lower air intake and bumper, new silver skid plate and resculpted hood. Moving the sides, the car features a bigger DLO, more pronounced wheel arches and redesigned mirrors. The rear design of the car looks completely different thanks to its revised tail lamps, bumper and skid plate. Read: New Hyundai Creta – All You Need To Know

Interior of the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe looks a far cry from the current model. It gets newly designed dashboard, instrument with a large coloured display, floating screen with new infotainment system, new multifunction three-spoke steering wheel and new and slight repositioned gearshift lever. The SUV gets an interesting SoundHound feature and new ‘Voice Memo’ function. The former enables driver to identify song and its album and singer and display the relevant information on the central display. The center console seems inspired by the Kona. Read About – Hyundai Carlino Compact SUV

For safety and security, the global-spec model driver assistance features include Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Driver Attention Warning (DAW), Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning with a new automated braking function, Lane Keeping Assist (LKA) with Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) and Advanced Driver Assistant System (ADAS). It’s also the first car in its segment to get Rear Occupant Alert system.

 

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