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Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Kia Sorento

Hyundai Santa Fe

Kia Sorento


At a Glance: Santa Fe vs. Sorento

If you’re in the market for an SUV to cruise the roads of Vernon, Manchester, and Hartford, consider the Hyundai Santa Fe or the Kia Sorento. Known for their sleek design, powerful performance, and spacious cabins, the 2022 Santa Fe and 2021 Kia Sorento are great options for your travels.

Do you know which SUV is best for you? To discover which SUV is the right choice for your lifestyle, our team at Key Hyundai of Manchester put together this 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. 2021 Kia Sorento comparison to help make your decision easier.

Hyundai Santa Fe




CARGO SPACE

CARGO SPACE1

36.4 cu. ft. | 12.6 cu. ft.

Santa Fe vs Sorento


FRONT LEGROOM

FRONT LEGROOM

44.1" | 41.4"

Santa Fe vs Sorento


STANDARD HORSEPOWER

STANDARD HORSEPOWER

191 hp | 191 hp

Santa Fe vs Sorento


Which is the Right SUV for You?

Select a category below to learn more about how the Hyundai Santa Fe compares to the Kia Sorento.

PERFORMANCE


Hyundai Santa Fe

You’ll find a lot of similarities between these two SUVs when you look under the hood. For example, each comes with a standard 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that generates 191 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque.

Under the Hood Performance

Additionally, they have available 2.5L turbocharged engines that supply an impressive 311 lb-ft of torque. The Hyundai Santa Fe and Kia Sorento are also equipped with an 8-speed automatic transmission. However, the 2022 Santa Fe goes above and beyond with its transmission.

Both its 8-speed automatic and available 8-speed EcoShift® Dual Clutch Transmission come with SHIFTRONIC® technology which allows you to override the automatic properties of the transmission and manually shift gears.

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INTERIOR


Hyundai Santa Fe

Both the Hyundai Santa Fe and Kia Sorento are ideal choices if you’re looking for a vehicle with a lot of room in the cabin. However, the Santa Fe offers more cargo and passenger room.

Which SUV Has the Bigger Interior?

The Santa Fe has a total passenger volume of 111.5 cubic feet. This ensures comfort for everyone—especially those in the front row—for every commute. The Sorento, on the other hand, maxes out with 105.3 cubic feet of passenger volume.

There’s 36.4 cubic feet of standard cargo room behind the rear seats in the 2022 Santa Fe too. The Kia Sorento only offers 12.6 cubic feet of cargo behind its back row.


Hyundai Santa Fe

SANTA FE DIMENSIONS

Kia Sorento

SORENTO DIMENSIONS
STANDARD CARGO SPACE 36.4 cu. ft. 12.6 cu. ft.
FRONT HEADROOM 41.2" 40.3"
FRONT LEGROOM 44.1" 41.4"
FRONT SHOULDER ROOM 59.1" 59.0"

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SAFETY


Hyundai Santa Fe

Safety comes first with both the 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe and 2021 Kia Sorento. Each offers a standard suite of driver-assistive technologies that elevates your awareness and can help to prevent collisions before they happen.

Hyundai vs. Kia: Safety Systems

However, once again, the Hyundai Santa Fe pulls through with more advanced safety features at the standard level. With intuitive Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist, you’ll also have Pedestrian, Cyclist, and Junction-Turning detection. This feature is only available in the Kia Sorento.

Smart Cruise Control with Stop & Go is standard on the Santa Fe too. This feature is also only available on the Kia Sorento.

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So Which SUV is the One for You?


Hyundai Santa Fe

Are you asking yourself: “Should I buy the Hyundai Santa Fe or the Kia Sorento?” While the 2021 Kia Sorento has a lot of benefits, if you’re looking for a vehicle that will fit your family’s needs and is perfect to hit the road in, the 2022 Santa Fe is an ideal choice!
With room in the cabin that’s spacious enough for you and your belongings, you’ll feel comfortable cruising the roads of Vernon, Manchester, and Hartford, in your new Santa Fe. Stop by Key Hyundai of Manchester to test drive a 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe!
All of the tools you need to move forward with experiencing a new 2022 Santa Fe for yourself are conveniently available right here online.

[1] Behind rear seats.

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