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2021 Hyundai Santa Fe revealed ahead of Australian launch

The new-look 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe has been unveiled today, following the release of two shadowy teaser images in May. As promised in those earlier photos, the updated Hyundai Santa Fe introduces a wide new grille design that tapers at each end to form what will likely be a new theme for the wider Hyundai range...

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe teased

UPDATE: The new-look 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe has now been revealed. Details here. A shadowy preview image for the updated 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe has been handed down today, revealing a significant front-end makeover...

2006-2009 Hyundai Santa Fe recalled due to fire hazard

Hyundai Australia has issued a recall of 9393 of its 2006 to 2009 model year Santa Fe SUVs sold between 16 March 2005 and 22 September 2009 due to a defective circuit board that may increase the risk of fire. The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), says the defect relates to an electronic circuit board in the vehicles’ anti-lock braking system (ABS) module that may short circuit when exposed to moisture...

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe spied

Hyundai has been spied testing an update to its seven-seat Santa Fe crossover, as Kia prepares to reveal the all-new Sorento on the same platform. It's heavily camouflaged at the moment, but the Santa Fe pictured here appears to have a new grill and slightly more bluff front end than the current model...

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2020 Hyundai Santa Fe pricing and specs: Petrol V6 returns

A petrol V6 has returned to the Hyundai Santa Fe range as the naturally-aspirated, petrol four is retired. Unlike the old four, the new V6 will be available across all three model grades – Active, Elite and Highlander. Despite the more powerful base engine, the starting price for the 2020 Santa Fe range remains the same – $43,000 before on-road costs...

Hyundai Santa Fe: V6 petrol coming late in 2019

Hyundai Australia will bolster its Santa Fe line-up with the addition of V6 petrol power very soon. Speaking at the local launch for the all-new Venue on the Sunshine Coast, Hyundai’s local boss, J.W. Lee, indicated the option of V6 petrol and front-wheel drive will return for the new Santa Fe range, much like the related Kia Sorento, before the end of this year...

Hyundai Santa Fe diesel cancelled for the US

The new Hyundai Santa Fe will no longer be offered as a diesel or a seven-seater in the US, according to a new article out of North America. Green Car Reports received confirmation from a Hyundai spokesperson the Korean manufacturer has decided to cull plans to offer the 2.2-litre turbo-diesel Santa Fe in the North American market – the main powertrain available in Australia...

ANCAP: Focus, G70, I-Pace and Santa Fe get five-star ratings

ANCAP has awarded five-star safety ratings to the Ford Focus, Genesis G70, Hyundai Santa Fe and Jaguar I-Pace this week. The two SUVs managed 94 per cent for adult occupant protection, while the Focus and G70 posted 85 per cent and 81 per cent respectively. Interestingly, the Focus managed an impressive 87 per cent score for child occupant protection, which was better than the other three models...

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe recalled

Hyundai has recalled the latest (TM) Santa Fe over an issue with the rear curtain airbag, unrelated to the ongoing Takata airbag recall. According to the company, a protruding mounting bolt can damage the fabric of the curtain airbag, leading to less-than-perfect inflation or deployment in an accident...

Hyundai scoops three IDEA design awards

Hyundai has won three silver International Design Excellence Awards, with the Kona, Nexo and Santa Fe all recognised for their design. The awards, run by the Industrial Design Society of America, recognises quality design across 20 categories – along with automotive and transport, there are awards for technology, innovation and social responsibility...