2024 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe

2024 Hyundai Tucson vs. 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe
2024 Hyundai Tucson


2023 Hyundai Santa Fe
$27,250 MSRP

Starting Price

$28,750 MSRP

Seating Capacity

80.3 cu. ft.

Max. Cargo Volume

72.1 cu. ft.
2.5L Inline 4-cylinder

Base Engine

2.5L Inline 4-cylinder
187 hp @ 6100


191 @ 6100
25 mpg city/32 mpg hwy. (FWD)


25 mpg city/28 mpg hwy. (FWD)


Looking for a fantastic SUV to put in your Sacramento garage? We’ve got two great ones on our lot! We’ll compare the Hyundai Tucson and Santa Fe to see which of these two SUVs deserves to go home with you to Natomas. Both of these crossover SUVs have every high-tech feature a modern driver needs to complement the excellent fuel economy.

Compare the 2024 Hyundai Tucson and the Santa Fe in starting price, performance specs, interior features, and more with our team at Elk Grove Hyundai.

Hyundai Tucson vs. Santa Fe: Base Price

Price is your first consideration when shopping for a new vehicle. When you compare the 2024 Hyundai Tucson and the Santa Fe, you’ll see that both are very affordable. They hover around the same price range, with the base trim Santa Fe MSRP costing about $2,000 more than the Tucson base trim.

Note how the prices of the 2024 Hyundai Tucson vs. Santa Fe compare to each other:

2024 Hyundai Tucson Price & Trim Levels

  • SE – $27,250 MSRP
  • SEL – $29,400 MSRP
  • XRT- $34,075 MSRP
  • Limited- $36,510 MSRP

2023 Hyundai Santa Fe Price & Trim Levels

  • SE: $28,750 MSRP
  • SEL: $32,450 MSRP
  • XRT: $34,250 MSRP
  • Limited: $40,600 MSRP
  • Calligraphy: $42,600 MSRP

Tucson vs. Santa Fe: Interior Dimensions

After the price, the space you get in an SUV is the second major consideration for your new vehicle purchase. While both Hyundai SUVs are close in size, the Hyundai Tucson vs. the Santa Fe has slightly more cargo space. See the interior dimensions here:

2024 Hyundai Tucson Dimensions

  • Max. Cargo Space: 80.3 cu. ft.
  • Front/Rear Legroom: 41.4 / 41.3 inches
  • Front/Rear Headroom: 40.1 / 39.5 inches

2023 Hyundai Santa Fe Dimensions

  • Max. Cargo Space: 72.1 cu. ft.
  • Front/Rear Legroom: 44.1 / 41.7 inches
  • Front/Rear Headroom: 41.2 / 39 inches

You’ll get 8 cubic feet more of maximum cargo space in the Tucson, which is why you would choose this one over the Santa Fe.

Tucson vs. Santa Fe: Performance

Both the Tucson and Santa Fe have similar engines, and the specs are very close in power. However, the Tucson will save you more money when filling up at Roseville gas stations. Overall, the Tucson has better fuel economy.

Compare these Hyundai SUVs and their performance specs below:

2024 Hyundai Tucson Engine Specs

  • Base Engine: 187 hp 2.5L inline 4-cylinder
  • Transmission: 8-speed automatic transmission
  • MPG (city/hwy/combined): 25 city mpg / 32 hwy mpg / 29 combined

2023 Hyundai Santa Fe Engine Specs

  • Base Engine: 191 hp 2.5L inline 4-cylinder
  • Transmission: 8-speed automatic
  • MPG (city/hwy/combined): 25 city mpg / 28 hwy mpg / 26 combined mpg

Test Drive These Hyundai SUVs for Sale in Elk Grove!

Now that you’ve read our comparison between the Hyundai Tucson vs. the Santa Fe, it’s time to see these SUVs in person. Contact us or call (279) 221-7088 to schedule a test drive. We’re happy to help in any way we can!


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