The Active is the entry point to the Santa Fe range, with the $43,000 petrol model sitting $3000 below the $46,000 Active diesel. This full $11,000 and $8000 beneath the diesel-only Santa Fe Elite that represents the middle of the range.
Active standard features with either engine include AEB, a 7.0-inch multimedia system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, active cruise control, reversing camera with rear parking sensors, auto headlights, front and rear fog lights, air conditioning with rear temperature controls, and 17-inch alloy wheels.
The Active’s petrol option uses a 138kW/241Nm 2.4-litre four-cylinder engine, paired with a six-speed torque converter auto and Hyundai’s new 'HTRAC' all-wheel drive system.
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The diesel Active uses a 147kW/440Nm 2.2-litre turbo-diesel engine, paired with an eight-speed torque converter auto and the same all-wheel drive system as the petrol.
Official combined fuel consumption is 9.3L/100km for the petrol and 7.5L/100km for the diesel.