2008 Hyundai Santa Fe Top Comparisons

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.7L GLS AWDReview
Fatih writes:
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Drive Your Way :d — It has magnificient performance according to its weight. It is quite a bit much on Fuel consumption is 9.2 lt./100km, on the other hand, that car can reach high milegeas unproblematically, however, it can used not only in city also in dirt. You can drive this car on 4WD which means 4 wheel driver, also you can close the 4WD, with one button, eventually, this car offers to you real enjoy.

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

Pros: Suv, 4WD

Cons: Nothing.

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.7L GLS FWDReview
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Not Bad For A Grocery Getter. — well, like i said, its a front wheel drive and a V-6 at that, so i cant really say much more than that about hter performance. its relativly fun to drive, though payments are a little high for my budget. its especially cheap as far as maintanence and fuel mileage goes. with 4 wheel disk brakes itll shut down like a stuck in mud, and will hand good on snow and ice relatively depending on the driver. i think i should've gotten the MDX Turbo though.

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: cheap, looks good, drives good.

Cons: not enough horsepower, the trans is a little slow.

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 3.3L SE FWDReview
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My Fav Car — love it, like it alot better than my previous car which was a murano, i have every option i needed except navigation and leather, could always buy portable gps. No loss on leather cloth is better for both summer and winter.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: fun

Cons: didnt get awd

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.7L GLS FWDReview
Deepak writes:
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The Sana's Fav — amazing car feels like driving on smooth glass surface ...... built for speed with a good sense of control has a great interior space and quality have the feeling of king of the road and gets realy exciting when other envy you in it

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: the entire machine

Cons: not much  but could get a better dashboard

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2008 Hyundai Santa FeReview
catcham writes:
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Don't Buy Huyndai — Looks good but it sucks. 1 electrical repair early on then this week the engine light and ESC light came on and then the car died on the hwy. The local dealer closed so no cheap oil changes either. And the warranty: I should say bye to it cause the closest dealer is 2 hrs away and they towed my car there but they have tried already 2X to tell me I may not be covered for the tow or repair. Really with a less than 1 yr old car? DON'T BUY!!

Pros: warm seats, pretty exterior

Cons: It does not run!!

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.7L GLS FWDReview
Andy3745 writes:
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2008 Santa-fe Just Right! — Incrediblefuel economy for its size! Not overpowered,but not underpowered either. 2.7 litre v-6 is just right (just do not plan to tow more than a small boat that's all. If you want to pull heavy stuff then opt for the 3.3 litre! Otherwise the 2.7 is more than enough power for me anyway! Friend of mine has the 3.3 and regrets the fuel economy! (you are tempted to go faster and accelerate quicker with the 3.3!

Pros: Everything,heated seats etc...

Cons: none!

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2008 Hyundai Santa FeReview
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Korea's Best Yet... — Awesome car for the city or to go off-roading. Fits in a bike, or you weekly shooping. comes with 3rd row seating... options include...Navi, 6CD, electric leather seats, sunroof, cruise control, steering mounted controls, etc etc

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 3.3L Limited AWDReview
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Economical And Practical 7 Seat Suv — this car is best in class for all round with 5 year warranty, inside is luxury and all the toys, electric heated leather seats, MP3, 6 disc CD, 3 zone climate, 7 seats, good sound system

Pros: looks good, has all the toys and 32 mpg

Cons: paid a bit too much for a hyundai

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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.7L GLS AWD Review
GuruTCXNL says:
Wouldn’t buy any other car
vs2004 Hyundai Santa Fe
2008 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.7L GLS AWD winning categories:
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2008 Hyundai Santa Fe Review
Bobmusiala says:
vs2008 Ford Escape XLT V6 FWD
2008 Hyundai Santa Fe winning categories:
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Looks/Style Ranked 2008 Ford Escape XLT V6 FWD better.
"better value"
Value Ranked 2008 Ford Escape XLT V6 FWD better.
"reliability"

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Reviews From Other Years

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Review By Rafael

I did a lot of research on hyundai and there is no better car for the dollar spent. Read More

Review By Guru9TSBZH

Roomy, comfortable, nicely appointed interior, plenty of cargo space, decent power. Read More

2020 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Review By Guru9TM8N1

This is my first car that is not the basic model. Still learning, so I dont find anything missing. I love the handsome exterior and interior and the safety and convenience package. Read More

Review By Guru9TL6H1

First suv at 55 years old. Getting used to it a learning curve no issues after 1 week Read More

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Review By George

I liked the car. not a good value Priced too high Read More

Review By Guru9XZVMV

I think the car was dirty inside. Other than that car was very nice. Read More

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Review By CLTFrye

We searched all competitors and still went with this. No other SUV provides the same options and features for near the same price. All other similar vehicles are usually $8,000 more money than this. T... Read More

Review By jobrow2

Smooth ride, spacious design, decent value for its class Read More

2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Reviews

Review By Guru9BHC2N

I wish that it had a moon roof, but everything else was wonderful. Read More

Review By MsPDR

This is an excellent choice for me. It had all the features I wanted and it was the best value when compared to the Acura MDX or the Mazda CX9 which were the only other mid size crossovers with a thi... Read More

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