If you're hunting for an SUV replacement near Baton Rouge, you may be confused when faced with the Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe XL. With similar names and styles, you may wonder what the difference is between these two SUVs. Which of these Hyundai SUVs is the best fit for your family? At Ralph Sellers Hyundai, located in Gonzales, LA, we're here to illuminate what distinguishes these models to help you decide which aligns with your family needs.

In our digital Hyundai showroom, Louisiana families near Ascension Parish can explore the Hyundai Santa Fe and Hyundai Santa Fe XL before commuting to Gonzales for a test drive. In the meantime, our Hyundai team wants to call attention to the differences between these two Hyundai SUVs.

  • Starting with SUV trim configurations, the midsize Hyundai Santa Fe provides more options (seven) than the full-size Hyundai Santa Fe XL (two).
  • From the outside, these Hyundai SUVs exhibit similar design. The difference in overall size lies in length: 193.1 inches (Santa Fe XL) and 187.8 inches (Santa Fe).
  • The Santa Fe XL comes in three rows while the Santa Fe has a tw0-row, five-passenger capacity. If you have a large family, the Santa Fe XL seats up to seven passengers.
  • If you have a full cabin, you'll have 35.9 cubic-feet of space (Santa Fe) and 13.5 cubic-feet behind the third and 40.9 cubic-feet behind the second (Santa Fe XL).
  • Total cargo capacity in the Hyundai Santa Fe is 71.3 cubic-feet. In the Hyundai Santa Fe XL, you'll have 80 cubic-feet if you go without the back two rows.
  • The Santa Fe comes with a four-cylinder engine and tows 2,000 or 3,500 pounds. The Santa Fe XL comes with a V6 and 5,000-pound towing capacity.

With differences in cargo capacity and performance, each Hyundai SUV has a unique way of serving your family in nearby Denham Springs. While the size separates the Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe XL, they both share the same favorite Hyundai amenities and warranty protection. If you'd like to talk more about which SUV suits your family, contact us before or after your visit to Ralph Sellers Hyundai in Gonzales, LA.

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