UK: 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe starts at GBP25,495 image

Hyundai has announced the official starting price for the 2013 Santa Fe model in the United Kingdom, which has been set at 25, 495 pounds.

According to the South Korean based automaker, the 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe is powered in the UK by the new 2.2 liter diesel engine which is putting down a total output of 197 PS and 311 lb-ft of torque, mated to a six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic transmission. The Asian crossover can deliver 47.9 mpg in a combined cycle, while emitting just 159 g/km of CO2.

“The 4WD manual Santa Fe too makes an appealing fleet choice with a combined fuel consumption figure of 46.3 mpg and 159 g/km. The automatic model is almost on par with the outgoing manual version delivering 41.5 mpg and just 178 g/km” as Hyundai is saying in its official press release.

The 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe is available in three trim levels in the UK, with the Style being offered as the entry-level version, with its reverse parking sensors, body colored door mirrors with integrated indicator lights, body colored door handles, daytime running lights, self-leveling suspension on the seven-seat version, rear spoiler with brake light and 18-inch alloy wheels, along with AC, multi-function steering wheel, Bluetooth and the Flex Steer system.

The second trim level is named the Premium and it’s adding a reverse parking camera with Parking Guidance System, dual-zone climate control, heated front seats, electric folding mirrors, black or beige leather seat trim and more for 28,995 pounds, while the top of the line Premium SE is coming with electric driver’s seat, panoramic sunroof, engine start/stop button, keyless entry, Smart Parking Assist, Supervision Cluster with LCD, tire pressure monitoring system, xenon headlights and 19-inch alloy wheels.