All 2015 Santa Fe variants get a darker chrome grille, LED daytime running lights, and cornering lights, creating a new look at the front.
The mid-spec Elite, up $500 to $48,490, and flagship Highlander, up $1250 to $53,240, gain an electric tailgate with hands-free operation. The boot automatically opens when the owner stands near the back of the car for three seconds while holding the proximity key.
The Santa Fe Highlander additionally gains lane departure warning and an automatic reverse parallel parking system with front parking sensors.
Ventilated leather/leatherette front seats and a panoramic sunroof that can now be operated after the vehicle is switched off complete Hyundai's MY15 Santa Fe upgrades.
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe pricing
Active petrol manual $38,490
Active petrol auto $40,990
Active diesel manual $41,490
Active diesel auto $43,990
Elite diesel auto $48,490 (+$500)
Highlander diesel auto $53,240 (+$1250)