How the Hyundai Santa Fe Stacks Up to the Competition in Nampa, ID

Are you looking for your ideal new crossover to drive in Middleton, ID? Then be sure to visit Bronco Motors Hyundai West and check out our new inventory. You can find a brand-new Hyundai Santa Fe, a reliable and fun-to-drive SUV with something to offer to just about any driver. But is the Santa Fe the right crossover for you? You might wonder how the Santa Fe stacks up to the competition. Here is how the Santa Fe compares to similar SUVs.

Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Toyota Highlander


Do you need your new crossover for everyday errands around town in Parma, ID? Then you will appreciate how the Santa Fe has a city fuel economy of 25 miles per gallon, which can reduce how often you need to go to the gas station. This compares favorably to the standard Highlander city fuel economy of 22 miles per gallon. Overall, the Santa Fe has a standard combined fuel economy of 29 miles per gallon, while the Highlander has a standard combined fuel economy of 28 miles per gallon.

Tech Features

The Santa Fe and Highlander both come standard with an eight-inch infotainment touchscreen display. These touchscreens let you control vehicle settings, navigation, audio, apps, and more from the driver's seat with ease. Both models also come standard with wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, so you can connect your smartphone to the infotainment system. One area where the Santa Fe has an advantage is with the available audio setups. The Santa Fe offers an available 12-speaker Harmon Kardon premium surround sound audio system, which eclipses the available 11-speaker system offered by the Highlander.


The Santa Fe comes standard with two-way power lumbar support for the driver's seat, which can make every drive around Star more comfortable. Two-way power lumbar support is only available on the Highlander, so you have to pay extra to get it. Heated front seats are available for both vehicles, but you can get them on lower trim levels with the Santa Fe than you can for the Highlander.

Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Nissan Rogue


If you want to enjoy cruising down the highway in an SUV with real punch, the Santa Fe has you covered. The Santa Fe has an available 2.5-liter turbocharged I-4 engine that produces 281 horsepower and 311 pound-feet of torque. On the other hand, all Nissan Rogue models have the same engine under the hood: a 1.5-liter turbocharged I-3 engine that produces 201 horsepower and 225 pound-feet of torque. If you want a really fun SUV to drive, the Santa Fe gives you the options you are looking for.

Tech Features

Both the Santa Fe and Rogue come standard with an eight-inch infotainment touchscreen. The Santa Fe comes standard with wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, so you can connect your smartphone to the infotainment system without worrying about wires getting tangled. The Rogue comes standard with wires Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, and only offers wireless versions of these features on the highest trim level.


Do you love heated front seats in your vehicle? All Santa Fe models above the base trim come standard with heated front seats, giving you plenty of options with this cozy feature. If you want heated front seats in the second Rogue trim, you need to pay extra for a features package to get them.

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Does the Hyundai Santa Fe sound like the crossover of your dreams in Caldwell? Then contact Bronco Motors Hyundai West and set up your test drive today!

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