The $54,000 Elite marks the middle of the Santa Fe range, sitting $11,000 and $8000 above the petrol and diesel versions of the base Elite respectively, and $6500 beneath the top-spec Highlander.
Beyond the Active’s spec list, the Elite adds the new 'Rear Occupant Alert' (ROA) function, leather trim with power front seats, 8.0-inch multimedia screen with built-in sat nav with live traffic updates and lifetime updates, Infinity premium audio, dual-zone climate control, chilled glovebox, tinted rear windows, rear window sunshades, proximity keys, front parking sensors, auto wipers, powered tailgate, power folding mirrors with puddle lamps and 18-inch alloys.
The Elite is only available with the 147kW/440Nm 2.2-litre turbo-diesel engine, paired with an eight-speed torque converter auto and Hyundai’s new 'HTRAC' all-wheel drive system. The Elite’s official combined fuel consumption figure is 7.5L/100km.
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