2015 Hyundai Santa Fe launched with Chassis and Equipment Upgrades. The Santa Fe Sport and its longer sibling, the Santa Fe gets all this upgrades. Both Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport offer standard comfort and convenience equipment for 2015 models. Most changes are focusing on steering and suspension systems. The updated model not available in India and may launch in next year.
The 2015 Santa Fe Sport starts available at only $24,950 and it is arriving in dealerships soon. There is a The revised steering system fixed in n the 2015 Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport. This gets Hyundai’s Driver Selectable Steering Mode with retuned “Sport” setting for firmer steering. The upgraded Front wheel bushings also enhances performance.
Suspension is changed in a way that, increased wheel bearing stiffness and lower control arm bushing stiffness offer overall lateral stiffness of front suspension. The rear suspension also gets revision for increased lateral stiffness. 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe sport continues to deliver front- or all-wheel drive option and draw power from efficient 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine or turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine.
2015 Santa Fe uses the acclaimed 3.3-liter Lambda II V-6 engine for more power and performance. Engine mated to six-speed automatic transmission which is standard on all Santa Fe models. Good safety and comfort features provided in this award-winning Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport models. Another specialty is this is the first Santa Fe Sport can be equipped with a power liftgate.
Daytime running lights, a driver’s blind spot mirror and an auto up/down front passenger power window are the standard feature in both models. New color options of Sparkling Silver and Platinum Graphite paint colors are offered. The 2015 models also gets Hyundai’s innovative new power Hands-Free Smart Liftgate with Auto Open. It helps in easy access to the cargo area when their hands are full.
List of safety features includes Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) with Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and Traction Control System, seven airbags, including a driver’s knee airbag, four-wheel disc brakes and ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist, Hill-start Assist Control (HAC) with Downhill Brake Control (DBC) and a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS).