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2007 Hyundai Santa Fe
2007 Hyundai Santa Fe
Available Price Range $4,523-$11,527 Trims14 Combined MPG 21-22 Seats 5-7

Our Take on the 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe

Our Take

Hyundai continues two efforts with the introduction of the 2007 Santa Fe sport utility vehicle: Its two-year, seven-vehicle product rollout, and its head-to-head assault on front-runner Toyota.For 2007, the Santa Fe was bumped up from a compact SUV to a midsize in order to make way for the compac... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Stiff suspension
  • Poorly executed steering wheel adjustment
  • Popular options only available in packages
  • Navigation system not offered

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2007
  • Optional 242-hp V-6
  • Five or seven seats
  • Electronic stability system
  • Impressive warranty coverage
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Reviews

Our Expert Reviews

If we were to pick the best redesigned SUVs for 2007, Hyundai's Santa Fe would be among the finalists. The overhaul gives new life to a model that was desperately in need of an update to stay competitive in the midsize SUV segment.The new Santa Fe is larger and its engines are more powerful, but it also gets better gas mileage than its predecessor. The newly optional third-row seat increas... Read full review for the 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe

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Consumer Reviews

4.5

Average based on 58 reviews

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Awesome SUV

by Matt from Tennessee on May 25, 2009

Don't listen to the negative reviews here. If you keep reading, the VAST majority of reviews agree that this is an awesome SUV! We purchased a used 2007 Santa Fe with the SE trim, and it is far and a... Read Full Review

14 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.

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$21,145 - $28,145
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Safety

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on Hyundai Santa Fe GLS

Head Restraints and Seats
G
Moderate overlap front
G
Side
G

IIHS Ratings

Based on Hyundai Santa Fe GLS

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
G
Overall Rear
G
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry
G

Moderate overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
G
Left Leg/Foot
G
Overall Front
G
Restraints
G
Right Leg/Foot
G
Structure/safety cage
G

Side

Driver Head Protection
G
Driver Head and Neck
G
Driver Pelvis/Leg
G
Driver Torso
G
Overall Side
G
Rear Passenger Head Protection
G
Rear Passenger Head and Neck
G
Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg
G
Rear Passenger Torso
G
Structure/safety cage
A
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Hyundai Santa Fe GLS

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Hyundai Santa Fe GLS

Overall Rollover Rating
Driver's
Passenger's
Front Seat
Rear Seat
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There are currently 8 recalls for this car.


Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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