Compare 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe vs Santa Fe Sport

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

2018 Hyundai Santa FeVS2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport
290 HPHorsepower185 HP
18 city / 25 hwyFuel Economy21 city / 27 highway

Differences Between 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe & Santa Fe Sport


The 2018 Santa Fe is powered by a 3.3 L engine that’s rated at 290 horsepower and slightly more than 250 lb-ft of torque. This V6 engine has a naturally aspirated induction system. Under the hood of the Santa Fe Sport, you’ll find a 2.0 L turbo engine that achieves a maximum of 240 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. An alternative powertrain choice is a 2.4 L unit that has a peak output of 185 hp and 178 lb-ft of torque. These Hyundai crossover SUVs are available with an all-wheel-drive (AWD) and the SHIFTRONIC automatic transmission that switches among six gears. The Drive Mode Select boosts the capabilities of the transmission and drivetrain based on road conditions.


The eight exterior color options for the 2018 Santa Fe include Regal Red Pearl, Storm Blue and Night Sky. Marlin Blue, Serrano Red and Twilight Black are among the eight body colors that are available for the Santa Fe Sport. Both vehicles have side rails and cross rails on the roof to support extra cargo for road trips. LED bulbs are installed in the projector headlights, daytime running lights and tail lights of these crossover SUVs. Such efficient bulbs are also integrated into the Santa Fe’s fog lights. Optional in both vehicles, the HID headlights with Dynamic Bending Light ensure optimum illumination of curved or sloped roads. You’ll also see your intended path better when the Automatic Headlight Control comes on. Having a hands-free operation, the Smart Liftgate is installed in these family-friendly Hyundai models.


Premium cloth by YES Essentials is installed in the Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport. This upholstery has a durable design that resists staining and other common damage. Both crossover SUVs offer heating for the front and second-row seats. You can also select ventilated front seats for the ultimate comfort on hot days. In the Santa Fe, the second row has a 40/20/40 bench seat, and the third row includes a split-folding bench seat. This model has a 115-volt power outlet in the cargo area, a USB port in the third row, and other connectivity portals in the front row. Compatible with the Blue Link portal, both Hyundai vehicles are optimized for mobile devices. The Remote Package and Guidance Package offer lots of assistance on the go. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are also accessible through the infotainment system. Entertainment in these Hyundai cars includes music on SiriusXM Satellite Radio and HD Radio.

Visit Five Star Hyundai of Macon to compare the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe with the Santa Fe Sport. At our dealership, you may test drive these reliable Hyundai crossover SUVs that come with optional packages.

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.

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