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Compare 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe vs 2020 Kia Sorento

2020 Hyundai Santa Fe
2020 Kia Sorento
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Limited 2.0T Automatic AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Santa Fe Limited 2.0T Automatic AWD 20 26 $37,617 $39,575
Santa Fe Limited 2.0T Automatic FWD 20 27 $36,019 $37,875
Santa Fe Limited 2.4L Automatic AWD 21 27 $35,878 $37,725
Santa Fe Limited 2.4L Automatic FWD 22 29 $34,280 $36,025
Santa Fe Limited 2.4L Automatic FWD w/SULEV 22 29 $34,280 $36,025
Santa Fe SE 2.4L Automatic AWD 21 27 $26,854 $27,975
Santa Fe SE 2.4L Automatic FWD 22 29 $25,247 $26,275
Santa Fe SE 2.4L Automatic FWD w/SULEV 22 29 $25,247 $26,275
Santa Fe SEL 2.0T Automatic AWD 20 26 $34,798 $36,575
Santa Fe SEL 2.0T Automatic FWD 20 27 $33,200 $34,875
Santa Fe SEL 2.4L Automatic AWD 21 27 $28,359 $29,725
Santa Fe SEL 2.4L Automatic FWD 22 29 $26,761 $28,025
Santa Fe SEL 2.4L Automatic FWD w/SULEV 22 29 $26,761 $28,025
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EX V6 AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Sorento EX V6 AWD 18 24 $35,414 $37,290
Sorento EX V6 FWD 19 26 $33,679 $35,490
Sorento L FWD 22 29 $25,952 $26,990
Sorento LX AWD 21 26 $28,736 $29,890
Sorento LX FWD 22 29 $26,966 $28,090
Sorento LX V6 AWD 18 24 $31,227 $32,390
Sorento LX V6 FWD 19 26 $29,459 $30,590
Sorento S V6 AWD 18 24 $33,665 $34,990
Sorento S V6 FWD 19 26 $31,896 $33,190
Sorento SX V6 AWD 18 24 $39,512 $41,890
Sorento SX V6 FWD 19 26 $37,792 $40,090
Pricing
Invoice Price
$37,617
$35,414
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$39,575
$37,290
Monthly Payment Estimate
$660 / month
$622 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
7.0
6.5
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe is a sure bet for safety, space, and swiftness. The 2020 Kia Sorento skimps on third-row seating, but in all other respects it’s a more than respectable crossover SUV.
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Fuel Economy
City
20 mpg 18 mpg
Highway
26 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Volume (ft³)
110.7 154.2
Second Hip Room (in)
56.3 56.4
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.1 59.1
Second Head Room (in)
37.9 39.3
Passenger Capacity
5 7
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.3 58
Front Leg Room (in)
44.1 44.1
Front Hip Room (in)
57.5 56.7
Second Leg Room (in)
40.9 39.4
Front Head Room (in)
41.2 39.5
Third Leg Room (in)
- 31.7
Third Hip Room (in)
- 41.4
Third Head Room (in)
- 36.3
Third Shoulder Room (in)
- 52.8
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in)
64.1 64.1
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.3 7.3
Length, Overall (in)
187.8 189
Height, Overall (in)
66.1 66.5
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.5 64.5
Wheelbase (in)
108.9 109.4
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
74.4 74.4
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
35.9 11.3
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
35.9 38
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
71.3 73
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12 12.1
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 12.6
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
18.8 18.8
Steering
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
37.5 37.3
Tires
Front Tire Size
P235/55HR19 P235/55HR19
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P235/55HR19 P235/55HR19
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4085 4101
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in)
19 X 7.5 19 X 7.5
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
19 X 7.5 19 X 7.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
140 130
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 600
Engine
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
2.0 L/122 3.3 L/204
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
235 @ 6000 290 @ 6400
Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4 Regular Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
260 @ 1450 252 @ 5200
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
22 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
26 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
20 18
Transmission
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.51 3.51
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.86 1.86
Trans Type
8 8
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.65 0.65
Drivetrain
All Wheel All Wheel
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.22 1.22
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.42 3.42
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.90 2.90
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.80 0.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.42 1.42
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.81 4.81
Summary
Vehicle Name
Hyundai Santa Fe Kia Sorento
Body Style
Sport Utility Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.1 8.9
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- 500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- 5000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- 5000
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
- 5000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- 500
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
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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2020 Hyundai Santa Fe
  • 2020 Santa Fe is available
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  • Finance: 0.0% for 72 months
  • Lease: From $209 for 36 months
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2020 Kia Sorento
  • 2020 Kia Sorentos available
  • Bonus: Up to $5,500 cash
  • Finance: From 0.0% for 75 months
  • Lease: From $229 for 36 months
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