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2018 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. 2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Hyundai Santa Fe offers rear passengers about the same room to stretch out as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, with comparable head- and legroom. The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Hyundai Santa Fe.

Convenience
The Jeep Wrangler Unlimited requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Hyundai Santa Fe, making it more convenient to drive.

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 is somewhat more expensive than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Santa Fe carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Santa Fe is about the same width as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited. 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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Hyundai Santa Fe doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Handling
The Hyundai Santa Fe has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, allowing you to much more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Hyundai Santa Fe is clearly the choice over the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Hyundai Santa Fe and the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Utility
The Hyundai Santa Fe offers greater seating capacity than the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited, 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 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Santa Fe than that of the Jeep Wrangler Unlimited.

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2018 Hyundai
Santa Fe

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MSRP*: $30,850 - $41,300

2018 Jeep
Wrangler Unlimited

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MSRP*: $30,995 - $40,995
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City MPG: 17 - 18 17
Highway MPG: 22 - 25 N/A
Engine(s): V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity: 6 - 7 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $29,382 - $38,782 $30,426 - $39,006

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.