Compare

Add up to three more cars.

Add any vehicle:
Year:
Make:
Model:

2009 Ford Taurus X SEL

4dr Front-wheel Drive

2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS

4dr Front-wheel Drive

Add vehicles to the comparison.

To add vehicles to the comparison, select a Year, Make and Model from the tool above.

2009 Ford Taurus X
(2009 Ford Taurus X 4dr AWD shown)
See larger photo
2015 Hyundai Santa Fe
(2013 Hyundai Santa Fe XL 4dr AWD shown)
See larger photo
MSRP $28,270 $30,150
Destination Charge $825 $875
Invoice Price $25,958 $28,725
Total List Price $29,095 $31,025
Available Engines 263-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (regular gas) 290-hp, 3.3-liter V-6 (regular gas)
Available Transmissions 6-speed automatic w/OD 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
Fuel Economy City 17 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 24 mpg 25 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data    
Front, Passenger's -
Front, Driver's -
Side, Rear Seat -
Other, Overall Rollover Rating -
Side, Front Seat -
IIHS Crash Test Data    
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good -
Side, Driver Torso Acceptable -
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Acceptable -
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good -
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good -
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good -
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good -
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good -
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good -
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good -
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good -
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good -
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good -
Side, Structure/safety cage Acceptable -
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good -
Side, Overall Side Good -
Side, Driver Head Protection Good -
Overview 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Safety Overview Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, ABS brakes, immobilizer
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes
Available:
rear center 3 point seatbelt
N/A
In-Vehicle Assistance Service N/A Standard
Drive-Type Overview front wheel drive front wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM stereo, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, 4, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan, in-dash mounted 6-disc CD changer, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 10 brand, amplifier, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
radio steering wheel controls
Available:
clock
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD
N/A
Available:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, radio steering wheel controls
N/A
Available:
clock
N/A
Interior 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Air conditioning, front Standard:
manual
Standard:
manual
Available:
dual zone front automatic
Available:
dual zone front automatic
Air filter Standard Standard
Air conditioning, rear Available:
with separate controls
Standard
Underseat ducts Standard Standard
Cargo concealed storage N/A Standard
Cargo net N/A Available
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard
Clock in-radio display in-radio display
Compass Standard Available
Cruise control Standard Standard
Cup holders front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim plastic/rubber Standard:
urethane
N/A Available:
leather/piano black
12V DC power outlet 4 4
Overhead console Standard:
full with storage
mini with storage
Available:
mini with storage
N/A
Floor console full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power power
Rear windows power power
1-Touch Window Up driver driver and passenger
1-Touch Window Down driver driver and passenger
Programmable garage door opener N/A Available
Instrumentation analog Standard:
analog
N/A Available:
digital/analog
Driver information center Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard
Low fuel warning Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Available Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear front
Lighting - dome light fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Rear window defogger Standard Standard
Rearview mirror auto-dimming day-night Standard:
day-night
N/A Available:
auto-dimming day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Fuel door release N/A power
Remote trunk release N/A Available:
foot sensor
Retained accessory power Standard Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard
Steering wheel material leather Standard:
urethane
N/A Available:
leather/metal-look
Adjustable pedals Available:
power
N/A
Seats 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Front seat type bucket bucket
Seating capacity Standard:
6 passengers
7 passengers
Available:
7 passengers
N/A
Front seat driver direction controls Standard:
6-way power
8-way power
Available:
8-way power
N/A
Front passenger seat direction controls Standard:
4-way
Standard:
4-way
Available:
4-way power
Available:
4-way power
Lumbar support Standard:
driver
driver
Available:
driver and passenger
N/A
Fold flat front passenger seat Standard N/A
Front armrests center center
Front head restraints adjustable adjustable
Heated front seats Available:
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
driver and front passenger heated-cushion, heated-seatback
Cooled front seats N/A Available:
driver and passenger
Memory N/A Available:
driver
Rear seats Standard:
40-40 bucket
40-20-40 split-bench
Available:
60-40 split-bench
N/A
Rear armrest N/A Standard
Rear head restraints Standard:
2 - adjustable
3 - adjustable
Available:
3 - adjustable
N/A
Heated rear seats N/A Available
3rd row seats 50-50 split-bench 50-50 split-bench
Seat trim Standard:
cloth
Standard:
premium cloth
Available:
leather
Available:
leather
3rd row fold into floor manual manual
Entertainment 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Radio Standard:
AM/FM stereo, seek-scan
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
N/A
CD player Standard:
in-dash mounted single
in-dash mounted single
Available:
in-dash mounted 6-disc
N/A
MP3 capability Available Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Standard Standard
Voice recognition Available Standard
Speakers 4 Standard:
6
N/A Available:
10 brand
Amplifier N/A Available
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard
Entertainment system Available:
with DVD
N/A
Navigation system N/A Available:
with voice activation
1st row LCD screen N/A 1
2nd row LCD screen Available:
1
N/A
Bluetooth Compatibility Available Standard
Safety and Security 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st and 2nd row
Airbags, knee protection N/A driver
Occupant sensor Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
In-Vehicle Assistance Service N/A Standard
Stolen-vehicle tracking N/A Standard
Height adjustable safety belts front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front
Headlights halogen halogen
Exterior light control Available:
fully automatic
fully automatic
Delay off headlamps Available Standard
Headlight washer Available Standard
Daytime running lights Available Standard
LED brakelights Standard N/A
Illuminated entry Standard Standard
Parking assist Available Available
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Keyless access system N/A Available
Panic alarm Standard Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard
Content theft-deterrent alarm system Standard Standard
Ignition disable Standard N/A
Lane departure N/A Available
First aid kit N/A Available
Blind spot sensor N/A Available
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard
Warranty 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/60,000 120/100,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 60/unlimited 84/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 60/60,000 60/unlimited
Exterior 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof
Body material fully galvanized steel fully galvanized steel
Paint clearcoat lower accent two-tone clearcoat monotone
Grille trim chrome chrome
Fog/driving lights front front
Door count 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door Standard:
liftgate
Standard:
liftgate
Available:
power liftgate
Available:
power liftgate
Tinted windows deep deep
Rear window type fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote
Heated side mirrors Standard Standard
Sunroof Available:
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Available:
1st and 2nd row exterior express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Spoiler N/A lip
Roof rack N/A Available
Roof rails Standard Standard
Rear step bumper Standard N/A
Tires Standard:
P215/65TR17.0 BSW AS
Standard:
P235/60TR18.0 BSW AS
Available:
P225/60HR18.0 BSW AS
Available:
P235/55TR19.0 BSW AS
Wheels Standard:
17" machined aluminum
Standard:
18" silver aluminum
Available:
18" aluminum
Available:
19" silver aluminum
N/A Available:
silver aluminum
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval fixed interval
Fender flares Standard N/A
Mud flaps Available Available
Mechanical 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Engine 3.5L V-6 3.3L V-6
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Recommended fuel regular unleaded regular unleaded
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard Standard
Drive type front-wheel front-wheel
Engine block heater Available N/A
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering N/A Standard
Suspension tuning regular regular
Front suspension type strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link independent multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic N/A Standard
Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio 3.16 3.04
Remote vehicle starting system Available Available
Specifications 2009 Ford Taurus X SEL 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS
Exterior length 200.3 " 193.1 "
Exterior body width 74.9 " 74.2 "
Exterior height 67.6 " 66.5 "
Engine 3.5L V-6 3.3L V-6
Horsepower 263 @ 6,250 rpm 290 @ 6,400 rpm
Torque 249 @ 4,500 rpm 252 @ 5,200 rpm
Fuel economy - city 17 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 24 mpg 25 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.60 / 3.50 " 3.62 / 3.30 "
Curb weight 4,033 lbs. 3,933 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 5,379 lbs. 5,512 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight 2,000 lbs. 5,000 lbs.
Wheelbase 112.9 " 110.2 "
Front track 64.3 " Standard:
64.1 "
N/A Available:
64.5 "
Rear track 64.4 " 64.5 "
Turning radius 20.0 ' 18.5 '
Ground clearance 8.0 " N/A
Drag coefficient N/A .34
Front legroom 40.8 " 41.3 "
Rear legroom 40.4 " 41.3 "
Third row legroom 33.4 " 31.5 "
Front headroom 39.4 " 39.6 "
Rear headroom 39.7 " 39.4 "
Third row headroom 38.6 " 35.7 "
Front hiproom 55.5 " 56.7 "
Rear hiproom 56.0 " 55.4 "
Third row hiproom 45.9 " 44.1 "
Front shoulder room 58.5 " 59.4 "
Rear shoulder room 58.0 " 58.6 "
Third row shoulder room 50.8 " 53.9 "
Luggage volume 15.8 cu.ft. 13.5 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 85.5 cu.ft. 80.0 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 146 cu.ft. 147 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 19.0 gal. 18.8 gal.