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2014 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. 2014 Subaru Tribeca Review

Comparison Review


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

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

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Hyundai Santa Fe will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Subaru Tribeca. 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 will cost more in terms of transportation costs than the Subaru Tribeca.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Santa Fe is about the same width as the Subaru Tribeca. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Santa Fe takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Subaru Tribeca.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Hyundai Santa Fe and the Subaru Tribeca are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Hyundai Santa Fe has the same turning radius as the Subaru Tribeca, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Hyundai Santa Fe is clearly the choice over the Subaru Tribeca for pulling heavy loads. The Hyundai Santa Fe has a little more horsepower than the Subaru Tribeca.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Hyundai Santa Fe and the Subaru Tribeca. The Hyundai Santa Fe has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Subaru Tribeca.

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


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2014 Hyundai
Santa Fe

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MSRP*: $29,900 - $35,550
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2014 Subaru
Tribeca

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MSRP*: $34,095
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 1.61% --
City MPG: 18 16
Highway MPG: 24 - 25 --
Engine(s): V-6 Horizontal
Seating Capacity: 6 - 7 7 - 7
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Safety Rating: Front
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Safety Rating: Side
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Safety Rating: Rear
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Invoice*: $28,490 - $33,440 $31,962

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