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2015 BMW X1 vs. 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Santa Fe than in the BMW X1, due to its greater head- and legroom. The BMW X1 will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Convenience
Due to the larger tank size and better fuel economy of the BMW X1, you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The BMW X1 is somewhat more expensive than the Hyundai Santa Fe. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The BMW X1 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Dimensions
Since the BMW X1 is much slimmer than the Hyundai Santa Fe, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the BMW X1, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the BMW X1 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Handling
The BMW X1 has a larger turning radius than the Hyundai Santa Fe, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The BMW X1 has a little less horsepower than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Utility
The BMW X1 has less seating than the Hyundai Santa Fe, making the Hyundai Santa Fe the better choice, if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The BMW X1 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the BMW X1 is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Santa Fe.

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2015 BMW
X1

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MSRP*: $30,900 - $38,800

2015 Hyundai
Santa Fe

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MSRP*: $30,150 - $36,000
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,000 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.12% --
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 0.26%
City MPG: 18 - 23 18
Highway MPG: 27 - 34 24 - 25
Engine(s): Inline-4, Inline-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 6 - 7
Basic Warranty: 4 years/50,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Invoice*: $28,430 - $35,695 $28,725 - $33,858

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Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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