Compare 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe vs 2011 Toyota RAV4

2011 Hyundai Santa Fe
2011 Toyota RAV4
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AWD 4-Door I4 Automatic GLS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Santa Fe AWD 4-Door I4 Automatic GLS 20 25 $23,867 $24,845
Santa Fe AWD 4-Door V6 Automatic GLS 20 26 $25,672 $26,745
Santa Fe AWD 4-Door V6 Automatic Limited 20 26 $28,950 $30,845
Santa Fe AWD 4-Door V6 Automatic SE 20 26 $26,626 $28,045
Santa Fe FWD 4-Door I4 Automatic GLS 20 28 $22,252 $23,145
Santa Fe FWD 4-Door I4 Automatic Limited 20 28 $25,556 $27,195
Santa Fe FWD 4-Door I4 Manual GLS 19 26 $21,017 $21,845
Santa Fe FWD 4-Door V6 Automatic GLS 20 26 $24,057 $25,045
Santa Fe FWD 4-Door V6 Automatic Limited 20 26 $27,369 $29,145
Santa Fe FWD 4-Door V6 Automatic SE 20 26 $24,840 $26,145
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4WD 4-Door 4-cyl 4-Speed AT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
RAV4 4WD 4-Door 4-cyl 4-Speed AT 21 27 $22,324 $23,875
RAV4 4WD 4-Door 4-cyl 4-Speed AT Ltd 21 27 $25,110 $26,855
RAV4 4WD 4-Door 4-cyl 4-Speed AT Sport 21 27 $23,914 $25,575
RAV4 4WD 4-Door V6 5-Speed AT 19 26 $24,225 $25,910
RAV4 4WD 4-Door V6 5-Speed AT Ltd 19 26 $26,915 $28,785
RAV4 4WD 4-Door V6 5-Speed AT Sport 19 26 $25,717 $27,505
RAV4 FWD 4-Door 4-cyl 4-Speed AT 22 28 $21,015 $22,475
RAV4 FWD 4-Door 4-cyl 4-Speed AT Ltd 22 28 $23,810 $25,465
RAV4 FWD 4-Door 4-cyl 4-Speed AT Sport 22 28 $22,605 $24,175
RAV4 FWD 4-Door V6 5-Speed AT 19 27 $22,916 $24,510
RAV4 FWD 4-Door V6 5-Speed AT Ltd 19 27 $25,606 $27,385
RAV4 FWD 4-Door V6 5-Speed AT Sport 19 27 $24,408 $26,105
Pricing
Invoice Price
$23,867
$22,324
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,845
$23,875
Monthly Payment Estimate
$414 / month
$398 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.8
7.0
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2011 Hyundai Santa Fe has is a great choice for small families, thanks to its strong safety, spacious interior, and great feature set. Don't let appearances mislead; the 2011 Toyota RAV4 is a modern, practical crossover choice and great for frugal families.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 21 mpg
Highway
25 mpg 27 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
AWD Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Second Head Room (in)
39.6 39.7
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.6 55.3
Front Leg Room (in)
42.6 41.8
Front Hip Room (in)
55.8 53.8
Second Leg Room (in)
36.8 38.3
Front Head Room (in)
40.2 40.8
Passenger Volume (ft³)
108.3 108.2
Second Hip Room (in)
55.0 52.4
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.5 57.1
Third Leg Room (in)
- NA
Third Hip Room (in)
- NA
Third Head Room (in)
- NA
Third Shoulder Room (in)
- NA
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
8.1 7.5
Length, Overall (in)
184.1 181.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Height, Overall (in)
67.9 66.3
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Track Width, Rear (in)
63.8 61.4
Wheelbase (in)
106.3 104.7
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.4 71.5
Track Width, Front (in)
63.6 61.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
NA NA
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
34.2 36.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
78.2 73.0
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
NA NA
Brakes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.89 x - TBD - 11.2 x - TBD -
Brake Type
Pwr Pwr
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
11.81 x - TBD - 10.8 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
19.8 15.9
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
35.4 34.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.02 2.7
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.2 14.6
Tires
Front Tire Size
P235/65R17 P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size
Compact P215/70R16
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/65R17 P215/70R16
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
2000 1500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
200 150
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3875 3494
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7 16 x 6.5
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - 7.2
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
110 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
175 @ 6000 179 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
MPI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
169 @ 3750 172 @ 4000
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.4L/144 2.5L/152
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 21
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
22 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
25 27
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.39 3.14
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.64 2.20
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- TBD - 3.08
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.39 1.02
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/SHIFTRONIC, OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - - TBD -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77 NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.21 3.94
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.80 1.41
Trans Type
6 4
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
1.00 - TBD -
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 NA
Summary
Body Style
4 Door Sport Utility 4 Door
Vehicle Name
Hyundai Santa Fe Toyota RAV4
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.02 1.00
Suspension Type - Rear
Independent Double-wishbone
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Coil spring
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
Independent MacPherson strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
0.63 0.87
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
MacPherson Strut NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.5 7.8
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
6 5
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
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Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
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Overall Side Crash Rating
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Side Barrier Rating
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Side Barrier Rating Driver
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Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
--
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
--
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
--
Rollover Rating

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