Compare 2024 Hyundai Tucson vs 2024 Hyundai Santa Fe

2024 Hyundai Tucson vs 2024 Hyundai Santa Fe
2024 Hyundai Tucson 2024 Hyundai Santa Fe


2.5L I-4 2.5L Turbocharged I-4


187 hp 277 hp 1

  MPG (City/Highway)

25/32 2 20/29 2

  Seating Capacity

5 Passengers 6-7 Passengers

  Max Towing Capacity

2,000 lbs 3 4,500 lbs 3

  Max Cargo Space

74.8 cubic feet 79.6 cubic feet

2024 Hyundai Tucson vs 2024 Hyundai Santa Fe

Serving Mentor, OH

The Hyundai Tucson is a small crossover often compared to the Santa Fe crossover. These popular models stand next to each other in the 2024 lineup but are unique in exciting ways. Before selecting your new crossover at Classic Hyundai, what should you know about the 2024 Tucson and the 2024 Santa Fe?


The 2024 Hyundai Tucson has a four-cylinder, 2.5-liter gas engine as its standard option, producing 187 horsepower. Front-wheel drive and an eight-speed auto transmission are standard. A 1.6-liter turbo hybrid engine is also available and produces 226 horsepower. This system includes all-wheel drive and a six-speed auto transmission. The only engine option for the Hyundai Santa Fe is a 2.5-liter, four-cylinder gas system that produces 277 horsepower. It comes with front-wheel drive and an auto eight-speed transmission.


The Tucson has a sporty, bold look with long curves across the profile and geometrically chiseled sides. The black molding running over the wheel wells has a geometric look. At the front, the grille is stunning with a radiating mesh pattern that expands outward to connect with the stacked LED headlights. The Santa Fe, on the other hand, has a squared-off shape with crisp accentuation over the flared fenders. The rectangular grille spans from top to bottom and boasts rectangular mesh and a thick chrome outline. The Santa Fe also features square headlights with an LED crossbar and four squared-off LED accents.


Both of these crossovers come with two rows and features like parking sensors, a heated steering wheel, driver’s seat memory settings, a surround-view camera, a sunroof, a Bose audio system, ambient cabin lights,, a navigation system, wireless smartphone app connections, a dual-zone auto climate control, a wireless device charging pad, a hands-free liftgate, less device charging pad, a driver attention warning and others. The Santa Fe also offers dual device chargers, auto parking assistance, and a more robust sound system.

Classic Hyundai is proud to be a part of your upcoming vehicle purchase, and we are excited to assist with your continued review of the Tucson and the Santa Fe. Visit us soon to take these models out for a test drive.

Images are for illustration purposes only.

1. Estimated output of 277 horsepower @ 5,800 rpm.

2. EPA estimates for comparison. Your actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and vehicle’s condition.

3. Towing capability varies by configuration. See the towing guide in the Owner’s Manual for proper use and additional information.