Hyundai Santa Fe AWD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Hyundai Santa Fe AWD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2020 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV AWD 5 4 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2020 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV FWD 5 4 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2019 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV AWD 5 4 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2019 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV FWD 5 4 (picture) 5 5 (picture) 5 4
2018 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV AWD 5 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2018 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV FWD 5 4 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 5 4
2017 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2017 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2016 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2016 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2015 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV AWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2015 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Santa Fe AWD for 6 years. They average 21.3 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Santa Fe AWD above average at 24 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Santa Fe AWD to be $1,600 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $750 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Santa Fe AWD consumes about 14 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Santa Fe AWD emits 377 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,655,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 269 trees would offset these emissions. The Santa Fe AWD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Hyundai Santa Fe AWD 24 27 21
2019 Hyundai Santa Fe AWD 21 24 19
2018 Hyundai Santa Fe AWD 20 24 18
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe AWD 20 24 18
2016 Hyundai Santa Fe AWD 20 24 18
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe AWD 20 24 18

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Santa Fe AWD has 8 different model options on record with the EPA since 2015. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 26 20
2020 Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 24 27 21
2019 Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 23 27 21
2019 Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 21 24 19
2018 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 20 24 18
2017 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 20 24 18
2016 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 20 24 18
2015 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 20 24 18