2019 Hyundai Santa Fe vs. 2019 Kia Sorento

2019 hyundai santa fe

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe

2019 kia sorento

2019 Kia Sorento


If you've been shopping for a new SUV in Wentzville, you may end up comparing the Sorento vs. Santa Fe. These two SUVs match up fairly evenly, but once you get down to the numbers, you'll see how the Santa Fe moves beyond the competition. Read on below to compare these two SUVs against each other, and turn to Suntrup Hyundai Wentzville for more SUV comparisons and any Hyundai related news!

Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Kia Sorento: Price and Warranty Coverage

No matter what type of car you're shopping for, the starting price is always an important factor. When it comes to the Kia Sorento vs. Hyundai Santa Fe, the Hyundai Santa Fe is the winner across all trim levels. Although you'll get similar warranty coverage on both models, you'll save money with Hyundai:

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe

  • SE Trim Level: $25,500 Starting MSRP
  • Ultimate 2.0T: $37,100 Starting MSRP
  • Warranty Coverage: 60,000-mile / 6-month Bumper-to Bumper; 100,000-mile / 120-month Powertrain

2019 Kia Sorento

  • L Trim Level: $26,290 Starting MSRP
  • SX Limited Trim Level: $44,690 Starting MSRP
  • Warranty Coverage: 60,000-mile / 6-month Bumper-to-Bumper; 100,000-mile / 120-month Powertrain

With the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe, you'll also get 84-month / Unlimited Mileage Corrosion Warranty coverage.

2019 santa fe with family

Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Kia Sorento: Performance

These two models offer the performance you want and need around the O'Fallon area. You'll get similar horsepower ratings from the two engines, but the Santa Fe again has the slight advantage. Both the Santa Fe and Sorento offer 2.4L I4 engines, but the Santa Fe pumps out 184 hp where the Sorento offers 181 hp. When it comes to the transmission, the Sorento offers a 6-speed automatic, whereas the Santa Fe offers an 8-speed automatic. For both models, you'll get similar fuel economy at 22 mpg city and 29 mpg highway.

2019 santa fe driving in city

Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Kia Sorento: Safety Features

You'll find similar features in both the new Sorento and new Santa Fe, but the Hyundai Santa Fe comes with a longer list of standard safety features. Apart from the shared features like a rearview camera, Apple CarPlay, and a 7-inch touchscreen, the Santa Fe offers drivers great safety features like:

  • Driver Attention Monitoring
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Blind Spot Monitoring
  • Automatic High-Beam Headlights
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
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Explore the Hyundai Santa Fe at Suntrup Hyundai Wentzville

Ready to step into the Hyundai Santa Fe interior for yourself? Come visit us at our Hyundai dealership near St. Charles today and we'll help you get settled into your new Hyundai. Have questions or concerns? Feel free to contact us online today!