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2020 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. 2020 Lexus UX 250h Review

New 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe

2020 Hyundai
Santa Fe

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New 2020 Lexus UX 250h

2020 Lexus
UX 250h

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MSRP*
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$26,275 to $39,575
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$34,500 to $39,700
Invoice* $25,247 to $37,617 $32,741 to $37,676
MPG - City 20 - 22 41
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** ***** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** **** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Rear passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Santa Fe than in the Lexus UX 250h. The Hyundai Santa Fe will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Lexus UX 250h.

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 Lexus UX 250h.

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 Lexus UX 250h. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Hyundai Santa Fe is much higher than that for the Lexus UX 250h.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Santa Fe is much wider than the Lexus UX 250h, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Hyundai Santa Fe, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Lexus UX 250h.

Handling
The Hyundai Santa Fe has a larger turning radius than the Lexus UX 250h, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

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 Lexus UX 250h.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Santa Fe than that of the Lexus UX 250h.