(4.7) 22 reviews
MSRP: $1,152$6,744
Body Style: Sport Utility
Combined MPG: 21-24
Engine: 149-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Seats: 5
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe


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Hyundai made its sport-utility vehicle stand out in a crowd. Some would say it's because the rest of the vehicles in the gathering are shunning it, because of its "funky," "goofy," "hog-ugly" exterior, according to comments I've read on automotive bulletin boards. I for one like its looks, except in white, which is too stark, especially given the big red taillights.In my view, it... Read full review for the 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe

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260,000 miles and still going!

by P2 from Daniels, WV on February 28, 2011

I bought my 2002 Santa Fe in Feb. 2002. Review written 2/2011. I've got 260,000 miles on it and it's still going strong. I travel 140 miles round trip 5 days a week for work on the WV turnpike (server... Read Full Review

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