2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Rumors
Attempts Hyundai company to offer something revolutionary in the crossover SUV segment, does not go as planned. Specifically, the company is trying to offer all-electric SUV, of target with the 200 miles of range. The assumption is that, precisely, 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe could be a model that will fulfill the plans and expectations of the company. To remind you, the last attempt to reach the desired goal, Hyundai had with the Tucson Fuel Cell model. Because the goal is not achieved, the prevailing opinion that future Santa Fe model will push the limits.
Hyundai Santa Fe occupies the highest place in the crossover SUV segment of the company. Like the current model, the 2018 model will be offered in versions with five and seven seats. In the US market, a version with five seats is with the label “SPORT”. Besides the number of seats, these two versions do not differ much.
Hyundai has announced all-electric SUV, with 200 miles of range, which will be set on a brand-new platform by 2018. Due to this announcement are speculating that the 2018 Santa Fe is this particular model. The assumptions supporting the fact that this model offers several different versions and meets the needs and demands of most customers. Also, speculation is that version could be included in the project, 5-seater or 7-seater. In any case, there is no official information, so it comes down to rumors and speculation.
2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Changes
For MY 2017, this model has gone through a facelift and update process. Considering this, it is difficult to expect that the new model will suffer significant changes. 2017 model has received revised front of the vehicle, as well as new exterior colors. The most striking details are changed front grille and new design of the headlamps, which are made in LED technology. And version with SPORT label has undergone significant changes. There are newly designed wheels, differently positioned tail lights and bumpers more pronounced.
Although changes to the 2018 model does not expect, such a possibility should not be ignored. Namely, if the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe is mounted on a new platform, changes are inevitable. More specifically, if the company decides that future Santa Fe is a new all-electric SUV, he gets a new platform, and thereby certain changes that come along with the change of platform. In this case, 2018 Santa Fe can get altered exterior design and new drive unit.
2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Specs and Price
As before, we should expect a version with 2.0-liter, 2.4-liter and 3.3-liter V6 units. Eventually, the offer will expand the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe EV, if the realization of this project come.
As it is not expected, changing supply powertrains, and the price for the new model should remain unchanged. The price of the current model starts at about $ 25,000. This is the price of the Santa Fe Sport, while the price for a seven seat version is about $ 30,000. The highest price, and the highest level of equipment, possession of Santa Fe Sport 2.0T version. Under its hood is a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder turbo engine with the 265 horsepower.