MARKHAM, Ont. – Hyundai Auto Canada Corp. today announced that the new 2013 Santa Fe XL, featuring an extended wheelbase for three-row seating and a 290-horsepower V6, will be priced from $29,999 with a wide range of standard features when it arrives in dealerships next month. Available in six- and seven-passenger formats, the Santa Fe XL is 215 mm longer than the existing 5-passenger Santa Fe and the only SUV in the company’s line-up with a six-cylinder engine. Standard equipment includes a 3.3-litre V6 with Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI), three-row seating for seven passengers, 18-inch alloy wheels, Bluetooth, heated front seats, sliding second row seats with cargo area release, trailer pre-wiring, and much more.

MANUFACTURER’S SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE LIST

2013 HYUNDAI SANTA FE XL

Trim

Trans.

Price

3.3 FWD

6AT

$29,999

3.3 Premium AWD

6AT

$34,999

3.3 Luxury AWD

6AT

$39,199

3.3 Limited AWD (Black Leather)

6AT

$42,899

3.3 Limited AWD (Saddle Leather)

6AT

$43,199

The $34,999 Premium model adds features such as all-wheel drive, automatic climate control, a power driver’s seat, heated rear seats, heated steering wheel, rear door blinds, rear park assist, and a power lift gate. Opting for the $39,199 Luxury trim level, buyers can enjoy an enormous panoramic sunroof, leather seating, a power passenger seat, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror with HomeLink® and compass, a rear-view camera, and more.

The range-topping Limited model adopts a six-passenger layout, trading the second-row three-person bench seat for two spacious captain’s chairs. Priced at $42,899 with black leather or $43,199 with saddle leather, the Limited adds unexpected premium features including HID headlights, LED taillights, an Integrated Memory System (IMS) for the driver’s seat and mirror settings, deluxe metal door scuff plates, a supervision gauge cluster with high-resolution TFT LED display, proximity keyless entry with push-button ignition, 19-inch alloy wheels, a 10-speaker Infinitypremium audio system, and an 8.0-inch touchscreen navigation system.

HIGHLIGHTS FOR 2013 SANTA FE XL
290 horsepower, 252 lb-ft of torque 3.3-litre direct-injection V6 engine
­7.8 L/100 km highway fuel consumption rating (FWD models)
­2,268 kg (5,000 lb) maximum towing capacity
6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC® manual mode
215 mm longer than the 5-passenger Santa Fe
All-Wheel Drive (AWD) system with Active Cornering Control (ACC)
Seven airbags including driver’s knee airbag

Available Features
Heated steering wheel, heated front and rear seats, ventilated front seats
­Power-adjustable front seats with Integrated Memory System (IMS)
­Panoramic sunroof
­Power liftgate
Seven-passenger seating with 40:20:40 split-folding, sliding, and reclining second-row bench seat or six-passenger seating with second row captain’s chairs
50:50 flat folding third row seats
145 kg lighter than the outgoing Veracruz, 108 kg lighter than the all-new Nissan Pathfinder

Source: Hyundai