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2019 Hyundai Santa Fe 2019 Hyundai Tucson Versus

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe


2019 Hyundai Tucson

2.4L 4-Cylinder


2.0L 4-Cylinder
185 hp


164 hp
8-Speed Automatic


6-Speed Automatic

Serving Fredericksburg, VA, Spotsylvania, VA, and Washington, D.C.

Having a mid-size body, the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe 2019 comes in five editions. The 2019 Hyundai Tucson has a compact profile with an economical character. These crossover SUVs have all-new infotainment systems with navigation and smartphone connectivity. Some of the Santa Fe's new safety features include the Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist and Safe Exit Assist. Under the hood, this premium model offers three new powertrain options, including a turbocharged diesel engine.


Rated at 185 horsepower, a 2.4 L engine is standard in the 2019 Santa Fe. Also having an I-4 design, the 2.0 L turbocharged engine whips out 235 hp. Powered by diesel fuel, the 2.2 L turbo engine has a peak output of 322 pound-feet at low tachometer readings. Under the hood, the 2019 Tucson offers several four-cylinder engines that use natural aspiration. The traditional ShiftTronic technology controls the gear changes in the automatic transmission system of this compact crossover SUV. An all-new automatic transmission system with eight gear sequences is available in the Santa Fe. This transmission instantly transmits torque to the HTRAC All-Wheel Drive system. You can expand the capabilities of the Santa Fe by turning on the Drive Mode, which has three distinct settings.

Digity Technology

When inspecting the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe's cockpit, you'll notice some drastic changes. For example, the infotainment system is now installed above the central console. This freestanding design provides better access to the touch screen, which is tilted at slight angles for optimum visibility. Similarly, the 2019 Tucson boasts an enhanced multimedia system that stands above the dashboard. Both Hyundai crossover SUVs offer hassle-free integration of smartphones through Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. These vehicles have the Blue Link packages that are loaded with convenient applications for guidance, utility and safety. As you'd expect, Bluetooth and USB 2.0 technology is set up in the Santa Fe and Tucson. Based on the latest Qi standards, a wireless charging system is installed in these vehicles. A 12-speaker audio system by Infinity delivers superb acoustics inside the Santa Fe. Both cars have HD Radio and SiriusXM Satellite Radio reception.


For 2019, Hyundai decided to equip the Santa Fe and Tucson with the Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist. This all-new technology heightens your awareness of traffic that's ahead. If necessary, the brakes will be automatically depressed by this cutting-edge feature. Both crossover SUVs have the Lane Keeping Assist that's sophisticated enough to change the steering direction. Another new driving aide that's available in the 2019 Santa Fe is the Driver Attention Warning, which makes you less prone to distractions on the road. When you attempt to step outside of the vehicle, the Safe Exit Assist will scan the surroundings for any incoming motorists or bicyclists. Additionally, this premium Hyundai crossover SUV carries the Rear Cross Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist.

Are you excited about the release of the 2019 Santa Fe and Tucson? Then come to Pohanka Hyundai of Fredericksburg for a test drive. We have a large selection of these Hyundai crossover SUVs for sale!

MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at MSRP refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.

All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.