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MPG (Gasoline) 24 / 17

MSRPfrom $24,100

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* Based on SE 4dr SUV



2008 Hyundai SANTA FE

Reviewing the specifics of an SUV can help purchasers make an informed decision about whether or not it is the right option for them.

Mileage Info

Some, but not all, SUVs tend to get lower miles per gallon than sedans. The 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe SE 4dr SUV gets 17 and 24 on average.

Trim Choices

A vehicle’s trim level is made up of the special features and/or equipment that are included with it. This particular sport utility vehicle has 6 trim levels. The available options are the AWD GLS 4dr SUV, AWD Limited 4dr SUV, AWD SE 4dr SUV, GLS 4dr SUV, Limited 4dr SUV, SE 4dr SUV.

Engine Specifications

The engine on the 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe SE 4dr SUV is a Internal Combustion.

Drivetrain Specifications

The drivetrain dictates how the wheels of an SUV move, as well as its safety and effectiveness in various circumstances.

Front-wheel drive SUVs gain engine power in the front wheels. This can lead to improved fuel economy and better handling in winter weather.

SUVs with rear-wheel drive have power directed to the rear wheels. Drivers enjoy improved power, balance, and acceleration, but lesser performance in poor weather.

Four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive are the other drivetrain types. With four-wheel drive, all wheels have power, but the vehicle can be used in rear-wheel drive as needed. All-wheel drive SUVs either have power delivered to all wheels at all times or only when required for increased traction.

The 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe SE 4dr SUV is a FWD vehicle.

Transmission Specifications

Transmissions are available as automatic transmissions, manual transmissions, continuously variable transmissions, and automated manual or direct shift gearbox transmissions. This specific SUV has a A transmission.

Styling Details

Interior varieties for this Hyundai are as follows:Black, Gray and Beige, while the exterior options are Ebony Black, Powder White Pearl, Deepwater Blue, Steel Grey, Bright Silver, Silver Blue, Dark Cherry Red, Natural Khaki, Platinum Sage and Slate Blue.

Seating Details

In the 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe SE 4dr SUV as many as 7 passengers can be seated.

Length of Vehicle

Longer SUVs may fare better in a crash than smaller ones. This Hyundai has a vehicle length of 184.10.

Cargo Details

The 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe SE 4dr SUV has 34.20 cubic feet of cargo volume.

Steering Details

There are three common categories of power steering systems for sport utility vehicles. This specific SUV has the variable/speed-proportional steering type.

Interior Specs

Occupants have access to 2 rows of seating.

Towing Capacity

Towing power varies largely from one SUV to the next. On the 2008 Hyundai Santa Fe SE 4dr SUV, drivers can tow with both a weight distributing hitch and a dead weight hitch. The maximum towing capacity is 3500 pounds.


The manufacturer’s suggested retail price is $24,100

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