Hyundai Santa Fe FWD Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Santa Fe FWD for 6 years. They average 22.4 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Santa Fe FWD above average at 25 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Santa Fe FWD to be $1,550 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 $500 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Santa Fe FWD consumes about 13 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 FWD emits 362 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,430,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 259 trees would offset these emissions. The Santa Fe FWD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Hyundai Santa Fe FWD 25 29 22
2019 Hyundai Santa Fe FWD 22 25 20
2018 Hyundai Santa Fe FWD 21 25 18
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe FWD 21 25 18
2016 Hyundai Santa Fe FWD 21 25 18
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe FWD 21 25 18

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Santa Fe FWD 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 23 27 20
2020 Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 29 22
2019 Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 25 29 22
2019 Automatic (S8), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 22 25 20
2018 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 21 25 18
2017 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 21 25 18
2016 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 21 25 18
2015 Automatic (S6), 6-cyl, 3.3 L 21 25 18