Here at Keith Hawthorne Hyundai of Gastonia we understand there’s a lot to think about when looking for a new vehicle, particularly when it comes to SUVs. Cargo space, seating, features, and versatility are all things buyers should be mindful of, yet, finding the model that achieves all of those ingredients in perfect harmony is never as straightforward as it should be. Hyundai’s SUV lineup has always been one of the most diverse on the market featuring small crossovers, all-around performers, and now new to 2020 their biggest and most capable SUV yet, the 2020 Hyundai Palisade. With so many choices, it can get a bit confusing when dissecting each model. So, we made this blog as a quick comparison to highlight the main points of interest for both the all-new 2020 Hyundai Palisade and the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe, Hyundai’s best-selling SUV.


2020 Hyundai Palisade

The biggest difference between the all-new Palisade and the Santa Fe is noticeable at first glance. That’s because the Palisade is bigger than any previous Santa Fe, both in width and in length, measuring 3 inches longer than the previous Santa Fe XL that it is now replacing. Offering more interior space that seats up to 8 and more features that come standard, the Palisade is the perfect fit for a family looking for more space and functionality overall. Not only is the Palisade bigger, it also indulges in luxuries not found in any other Hyundai model. Relax in luxury and impress all who venture inside with Quilted Nappa Leather Captain’s Chairs, an available Fully Digital Instrument Cluster with High-resolution touchscreen, Heads-up Display, and more. That being said, the 2020 Hyundai Palisade is still just as capable off the trail as it is turning heads downtown thanks to the available HTRAC All Wheel Drive and a Towing Capacity of 5,000 lbs. With a plethora of driving assists and smart features, the Palisade can do just about everything, call now to speak to a Hyundai professional to find out more information or view our inventory online here.



2020 Hyundai Santa Fe

As we stated before, the biggest difference between the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe and the aforementioned 2020 Palisade is the size. Whereas the Palisade is perfect for bigger families that can really utilize it’s available 8 person seating, the Santa Fe is a sporty mid-sized SUV capable of seating 5. With five available trims to choose from it’s simple to find a model that works best for you. For power, the 2020 Santa Fe offers the distinction between the responsive, naturally aspirated 185-hp 2.4L GDI 4-Cylinder engine or the more powerful 235-hp 2.0L GDI Turbo. As with the Palisade, the Santa Fe is no slouch when it comes to styling and advanced features. Indulge in 360-degree views with the available Panoramic Sunroof and drive safer with Hyundai Smart Sense driver assists such as Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection. The 2020 Santa Fe is loaded with available add-ons and features, to find the perfect one for you call the experts at Hyundai of Gastonia for more details or view our online inventory here.



Overall, the all-new 2020 Hyundai Palisade and the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe have some really awesome and uniquely intuitive features and abilities. Find your favorite today at Keith Hawthorne Hyundai of Gastonia, your local Hyundai dealer.

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