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Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Ford Escape Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Ford Escape Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price

Ford Escape Limited   
Difference: $6,225

Lowest Total Invoice

Ford Escape Limited   
Difference: $6,374

The configured Hyundai Santa Fe 4dr SUV has a 290-horsepower 3.3L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Ford Escape 4dr SUV has a 240-horsepower 3.0L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Even when the Hyundai Santa Fe and Ford Escape are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Hyundai Santa Fe Limited trim is $33,100. The features would cost an additional $5,275. Including the destination charge of $855, the total price of this trim is $39,230.

The base sticker price of the Ford Escape Limited trim is $25,625. The features would cost an additional $6,655. Including the destination charge of $725, the total price of this trim is $33,005.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table. (Additional notes)

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Hyundai Santa Fe trims is $34,200 for Limited. . The feature adjusted price of the Ford Escape trims is $33,005 for Limited. . Based on this adjustment, the Ford Escape Limited appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20132010
ModelSanta FeEscape
TrimLimitedLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $33,100 $25,625
Base Invoice $31,164 $23,884
Technology Package 2,900  
Floor mats 135  
Rear bumper protector 50  
Cargo net 50 65
All-weather floor mats 140 75
Cargo tray 100 90
Cargo cover 150  
AWD 1,750 1,750
MyFord Touch / SYNC / DEATC   1,995
EMPTY6   1,680
3.0L V6   1,000
Technology Package 2,639  
Floor mats 107  
Rear bumper protector 41  
Cargo net 41 34
All-weather floor mats 112 64
Cargo tray 80 77
Cargo cover 121  
AWD 1,626 1,593
MyFord Touch / SYNC / DEATC   1,696
EMPTY6   1,429
3.0L V6   910
Options (show) (change) 5,275 6,655
Options (show) (change) 4,767 5,803
Destination 855 725
Total Price $39,230 $33,005
Total Invoice $36,786 $30,412

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Ford Escape

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Ford Escape Limited
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 1,195
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 1,657
Model Year20132010
ModelSanta FeEscape
TrimLimitedLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine290hp V6240hp V6
TransmissionT6A6
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)18/24 MPG18/23 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers550, 12320, 7
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-19235/70-16
Total Price39,23033,005
Adjustments for Features-5,0300
Feature-Adjusted Total Price34,20033,005
Total Invoice36,78630,412
Adjustments for Features-4,7170
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice32,06930,412

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Features Comparison: Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Ford Escape

Model Year20132010
ModelSanta FeEscape
TrimLimitedLimited
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
6-speed automatic $1000
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Keyless entry keypad $50
Power liftgate$350 
Proximity key$250 
Remote app$25 
Sunshades, second row$125 
Tilt steering wheel, manual $150
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
4-wheel disc brakes$150 
911 assist $25
Hill descent control$250 
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Obstacle detection, rear $300
Safety key $5
Side curtain airbags $350
Side curtain airbags, three rows$500 
Torque vectoring / active trace control$100 
Vehicle health reports $0
Cargo Management 
Liftglass or two-piece tailgate $150
Roof rack $300
Roof rails$250 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
DVD-compatible player $0
HD radio$50 
Interior air filter$0 
Ionizing air filtration$50 
Media drive $15
Rear air vents with manual controls$150 
Rear HVAC unit$400 
SMS text-to-speech reader $50
Surround sound$250 
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325 
Traffic + travel information $25
Voice control for external devices $0
Wiper de-icer$25 
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250 
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50 
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Rear spoiler$200 
Sunroof $900
Wheel-lip moldings$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Interior ambient lighting $150
Spotter mirror(s) $50
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row$50 
Door sill trim plates$100 
Folding third row seats$600 
Heated second row seats$200 
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75 
Manual recliner, second row seats$75 
Memory system, driver seat$200 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150 
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power recliner, driver seat$100 
Power recliner, passenger seat$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Machined alloy wheels $350
Total Value of Features$10,600$5,570
Value of Feature Adjustments$5,030$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-4,7170

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Specifications Comparison: Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Ford Escape

Model Year20132010
ModelSanta FeEscape
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase110.2 in103.1 in
Length193.1 in174.7 in
Width74.2 in71.1 in
Height66.5 in67.7 in
Curb Weight4,098 lb.3,529 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.8 gal.16.5 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.6 in40.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.4 in56.6 in
Row 1 Hip Room56.7 in53.3 in
Row 1 Legroom41.3 in41.6 in
Row 2 Headroom39.4 in39.2 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room58.6 in55.9 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.4 in49.1 in
Row 2 Legroom41.3 in35.6 in
Row 3 Headroom35.7 in0.0 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room53.9 in0.0 in
Row 3 Hip Room44.1 in0.0 in
Row 3 Legroom31.5 in0.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
13.5 ft329.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
40.9 ft329.2 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
80.0 ft366.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
Hyundai Santa Fe Limited

Technology Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Surround sound250No
Infinity, 550W, 12 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Navigation system600Yes
Sunshades, second row125No
Heated steering wheel100No
Panoramic sunroof1200No
Voice control for nav and audio100Yes
Speed limit information0No
Total Requested70026%
Total Not Requested202574%

Option Package Details
Ford Escape Limited

Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Unbranded, 320W, 7 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
DVD-compatible player0No
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Media drive, large15No
Total Requested67565%
Total Not Requested36535%
Limited Luxury Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Automatic climate control, front200Yes
Universal garage door opener100Yes
Obstacle detection, rear300No
Rearview camera200Yes
Dual-zone climate control125Yes
Sunroof900Yes
Unbranded, 320W, 7 speakers (with subwoofer)350No
Total Requested152570%
Total Not Requested65030%

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