2020 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe

Deciding between the 2020 Hyundai Tucson and the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe has less to do with which one is better and more to do with which one is better for you. You really can't go wrong with either one, and the comparison below can help you determine which one is right for your needs.

Comparing the 2020 Hyundai Tucson vs. the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe

Which 2020 Hyundai SUV should be in your driveway?


The Santa Fe is classified as a midsize crossover, which comes with a little extra room when compared to the compact crossover of the Tucson. The Santa Fe has 110 cu.-ft. of passenger space and 71 cu.-ft. of cargo space.

The Tucson is not far behind however, with 102 cu.-ft. of passenger room and 61 cu.-ft. of cargo space.


As the slightly bigger model, the Santa Fe is equipped with a 2.4L engine that generates 185 horsepower and 178 lb.-ft. of torque. Upgrades can yield up to 235 horsepower and 260 lb.-ft. of torque.

The Tucson comes standard with a 2.0L engine that's good for 161 horsepower and 150 lb.-ft. of torque. However, at higher trim levels the Tucson comes outfitted with the same 2.4L engine found standard in the Santa Fe and thus a comparable performance.

Fuel Economy

Both the Santa Fe (22/29 mpg) and the Tucson (23/28 mpg) display similar gas mileage during city and highway driving respectively.


The 2020 Sante Fe and the 2020 Tucson were both chosen as top safety picks for their class by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

Choosing Between the Santa Fe and the Tucson

With two great options from which to choose, the best way to decide which one is right for you is to get behind the wheel for a test drive. Browse our online inventory of Hyundai vehicles for sale and then visit us on Market Street in Wilmington to check out the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe and the 2020 Hyundai Tucson in person and drive away in the winner.

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