Though the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid particulars nonetheless do not embrace fuel mileage estimates, Hyundai on Monday launched additional U.S. specs that may aid you gauge whether or not to carry out for this mid-size crossover SUV, due within the first quarter of 2021, or for the Plug-In Hybrid arriving later in 2021.

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe

Santa Fe Hybrid specs intently align with these released earlier in July for Europe. The Santa Fe Hybrid is obtainable solely with all-wheel drive—one thing you may’t get with the Sonata Hybrid—and its hybrid-system specs learn as a mixed-and-matched candy spot from different Hyundai hybrids. It has a 1.6-liter turbo-4, making 178 horsepower and 195 pound-feet of torque, with a 59-hp electrical motor on the enter finish of the six-speed computerized transmission, on the opposite aspect of an engine clutch. Mixed output for the system is an estimated 225 hp, and the pack has a 1.49-kwh capability. 

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe

To this point, Hyundai isn’t providing the Santa Fe with an accessible third-row seat. That units it other than the in any other case intently associated Kia Sorento Hybrid, which does have an accessible third row and was lately rated 37 mpg mixed, topping the 36-mpg Toyota Highlander Hybrid.

The 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid is rated for towing 2,000 kilos of trailer weight (with trailer sway management included), and its gasoline tank is 17.7 gallons. That may give it a driving vary of greater than 600 miles if its gasoline financial system matches that of the Sorento Hybrid.

2020 Hyundai Santa Fe

2020 Hyundai Santa Fe

The plug-in hybrid model of the Santa Fe has not been detailed for the U.S. The European spec makes use of a 13.8-kwh battery pack and a higher-output electrical motor for a complete output of 226 hp. It basically takes the place of the now-discontinued Hyundai Sonata Plug-In Hybrid, because the Sonata Hybrid has shifted to be each extra broadly accessible and a tech flagship for Hyundai’s sedan lineup.

Different standout options for the U.S. model of the Santa Fe embrace distant parking help (a category unique, says Hyundai), a digital key system, and bigger infotainment techniques that for a lot of the lineup are suitable with wi-fi Android Auto and Apple CarPlay.