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2014 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Santa Fe than in the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between front seat comfort in the Hyundai Santa Fe and the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Santa Fe as you will with the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

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 Hyundai Santa Fe will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Hyundai Santa Fe and the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Santa Fe is about the same width as the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Hyundai Santa Fe, which is slightly longer than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Hyundai Santa Fe does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

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

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Hyundai Santa Fe is clearly the choice over the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Santa Fe greatly out-muscles the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

Utility
The Hyundai Santa Fe offers greater seating capacity than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around. The Hyundai Santa Fe has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

Warranty
The Hyundai Santa Fe comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Hyundai Santa Fe Sport.

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2014 Hyundai
Santa Fe

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MSRP*: $29,900 - $35,750

2014 Hyundai
Santa Fe Sport

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MSRP*: $24,950 - $32,400
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.89% As low as 0.02%
City MPG: 18 18 - 20
Highway MPG: 24 - 25 24 - 27
Engine(s): V-6 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 6 - 7 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $28,490 - $33,626 $23,964 - $30,706

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