Hyundai Santa Fe
World debut of popular Hyundai SUV - Hyundai Santa Fe for the first time took place in 1999. The name of the car was taken from one of the ski resorts in the United States. The main purpose of Hyundai Santa Fe was intended for large family trips. The saloon of Hyundai Santa Fe is five-door model with capacity of five to seven passengers. According to developers, all modifications of this car perfectly combines various properties, taken from three different classes of vehicles. For the first time, Hyundai Santa Fe goes to classical type of SUV and with just one click, you can activate the full drive system. Technical specifications of comfort and manageability are similar to passenger cars.
Initially, powertrain lineup of Hyundai Santa Fe was represented by two gasoline engines of the transverse positions: 2-liter inline 4-cylinder engine rated at 136 HP and 2.7 liter V6 motor power of 179-horsepower. The first engine has worked exclusively in tandem with manual transmission which is front-wheel-drive. More powerful motor could be 4x4 modification that works with automatic transmission. Later, powertrains has been completed with petrol 4-cylinder 16-valve engine volume of 2.4 liter capacity of 150 HP. Saloon of Hyundai Santa Fe is quite spacious, most importantly passengers clearly won't feel lack of space. If you fold the backrest of all seats, you get an excellent broad surface. The instrument panel includes: tachometer, temperature and fuel sensors, electronic clock and odometer.
Presentation of the second generation of was held in 2007. The main advantages of restyled model could be controlled adaptive suspensions, smoothness, reduced noise and vibration. In addition, according to specialists of Hyundai Motors, Hyundai Santa Fe model may also be used as a multi-purpose vehicle, because if necessary, couple of extra seats can be installed on the trunk. Engine volume of the SUV does not differ from the capacity of Hyundai Santamo. The volume of the main modification's motor is 2.7 liters, accelerates to 100 km/h in 10.3 seconds. Thus, all the technical characteristics of the vehicle are at a decent level, not only as a SUV, but as passenger car.
Featured Reviews 2016-2017
2015 Ford Super Duty - pickup, redesign, powerful engine, specifications
The American leader in construction of trucks presented the updated 2015 Ford Super Duty, with 6.7 liter diesel engine of second generation. The pickup is equipped with more powerful turbocompressor, demonstrating improved performance and towing ability.
2015 Ford Super Duty: RedesignThe main update is came to the engine of the King Ranch 2015 Ford Super Duty, now the pickup equipped with ... read more
2016 Chevrolet SS - changes, specs, video
American multinational corporation GM formally presented the updated sport sedan 2016 Chevrolet SS. Design of the model received minor changes, which now became more aggressive than its previous version. Updated sedan 2016 Chevrolet SS has a new front look, consisting of modified bumper with vertical vent, extra chrome trim, LED lights and restyled 19-inch aluminum alloy wheels. According to the representatives ... read more
2016 BMW M6 GT3 - racing, powerful engine, price, debut
BMW announced its newest racing car, 2016 BMW M6 GT3, which have a standard M6 coupe and transferred it to the racing track. This sports car was introduced at the Frankfurt Motor Show in the year 2015, and it clearly repeats the design elements of BMW 3.0 CSL. So, the driver's seat in 2016 BMW M6 GT3 is located directly on ... read more
2017 Lincoln MKZ - changes, interior, equipment, video
North American premium cars manufacturer presented an updated 2017 Lincoln MKZ at the Los Angeles Auto Show 2015. The model was radically changed the front part of the body, which is performed in the style of Continental concept. Thus, 2017 Lincoln MKZ has new headlights, bumper, hood, front fenders and false radiator grille. Interior of 2017 Lincoln MKZ also received a ... read more
2016 BMW 330e - plug-in hybrid car, low CO2 emission
2016 BMW 330e - a super-economical hybrid sedan modification of BMW 3 series F30, which debuted at the press event helding on 25 to 29 January 2016, on home soil (Garching/Munich, Bavaria). The composition of the hybrid powerplant of the new BMW 330e consists a gasoline 2.0-liter turbomotor with capacity of 184 hp, the electric engine of 88 hp (total ... read more