Driving Impressions

The Santa Fe is one of the friendliest and easiest of the smaller SUVs to drive, and it handles adeptly and performs admirably. Its bulging fenders, which are uncommon on SUVs, actually make a difference in judging the vehicle’s position. This SUV is appropriately spacious, and it runs quietly. It also delivers an appealing ride.

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    Battery saver function
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    Use Unleaded Gasoline
    Unleaded gasoline with a Pump Octane Rating of 87 (Research Octane Number 91) or higher must be used in your Hyundai. WARNING: o Do not "top off" after the nozzle automatically shuts o ...

    Gasolines for Cleaner Air
    To help contribute to cleaner air, Hyundai recommends you use gasolines treated with detergent additives, which help prevent deposit formation in the engine. These gasolines will help the engine r ...