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Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Kia Sorento 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. Kia Sorento Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price

Hyundai Santa Fe SE Ultimate   
Difference: $2,980

Lowest Total Invoice

Hyundai Santa Fe SE Ultimate   
Difference: $2,449

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 Kia Sorento 4dr SUV has a 290-horsepower 3.3L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the Hyundai Santa Fe and Kia Sorento are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Hyundai Santa Fe SE Ultimate trim is $38,700. The features would cost an additional $4,335. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $43,930.

The base sticker price of the Hyundai Santa Fe Limited Ultimate trim is $39,400. The features would cost an additional $4,335. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $44,630.

The base sticker price of the Kia Sorento SX Limited V6 trim is $43,900. The features would cost an additional $2,115. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $46,910.

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 $43,930 for SE Ultimate, and $44,630 for Limited Ultimate. . The feature adjusted price of the Kia Sorento trims is $46,260 for SX Limited V6. . Based on this adjustment, the Kia Sorento SX Limited V6 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.

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year201720172017
ModelSanta FeSanta FeSorento
TrimSE UltimateLimited UltimateSX Limited V6
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $38,700 $39,400 $43,900
Base Invoice $36,753 $37,017 $41,199
Tech Package 2,100 2,100  
AWD 1,750 1,750 1,800
Cargo net 50 50 50
Cargo tray 100 100 115
Cargo cover 150 150 150
Floor mats 135 135  
Rear bumper protector 50 50  
Tech Package 1,911 1,911  
AWD 1,644 1,625 1,693
Cargo net 41 41 42
Cargo tray 80 80 93
Cargo cover 121 121 120
Floor mats 107 107  
Rear bumper protector 41 41  
Options (show) (change) 4,335 4,335 2,115
Options (show) (change) 3,945 3,926 1,948
Destination 895 895 895
Total Price $43,930 $44,630 $46,910
Total Invoice $41,593 $41,838 $44,042

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Kia Sorento

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Hyundai Santa Fe SE Ultimate
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 2,330
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 1,839
Model Year201720172017
ModelSanta FeSanta FeSorento
TrimSE UltimateLimited UltimateSX Limited V6
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine290hp V6290hp V6290hp V6
TransmissionT6T6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)18/24 MPG18/24 MPG18/25 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 12?, 12630, 12
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/55-19235/55-19235/55-19
Total Price43,93044,63046,910
Adjustments for Features00-650
Feature-Adjusted Total Price43,93044,63046,260
Cost Above Minimum07000
Total Invoice41,59341,83844,042
Adjustments for Features00-610
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice41,59341,83843,432
Cost Above Minimum02450

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Features Comparison: Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Kia Sorento

Model Year201720172017
ModelSanta FeSanta FeSorento
TrimSE UltimateLimited UltimateSX Limited V6
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700$1700
Accessories 
Remote app$25$25 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
911 assist  $25
Front seat active head restraints  $50
Hill descent control$250$250 
Knee airbag, driver$100$100 
Side curtain airbags  $350
Side curtain airbags, three rows$500$500 
Vehicle health reports$0$0 
Cargo Management 
Trailering equipment (4 wire)$125$125 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
App support  $100
SMS text-to-speech reader  $50
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325$325 
Traffic information  $25
Voice control for external devices  $0
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding  $350
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250$250 
Laminated front side windows  $200
Metal accent plate, lower front fascia  $0
Metal accent plate, lower rear fascia  $0
Painted brake calipers (optional)  $0
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Approach detection  $25
Auto-dimming headlights$200$200 
Compass$0$0 
Interior ambient lighting  $150
Mirror tilt-down in reverse  $25
Power-folding mirrors  $50
Powertrain 
Lockable center differential  $150
Seats and Interior Trim 
Door sill trim plates$100$100 
Illuminated door sill trim plates  $200
Metal pedals  $75
Power thigh support adjuster, driver seat  $100
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seat  $100
Upgraded headliner (optional)  $0
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350$350 
Chrome-plated alloy wheels  $850
Performance steering system (optional)  $0
Total Value of Features$5,025$5,025$5,675
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$0$650
Value of Feature Adjustments00-610

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Specifications Comparison: Hyundai Santa Fe vs. Kia Sorento

Model Year20172017
ModelSanta FeSorento
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase110.2 in109.4 in
Length193.1 in187.4 in
Width74.2 in74.4 in
Height66.5 in66.3 in
Curb Weight4,178 lb.4,101 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.8 gal.18.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom39.9 in39.5 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.4 in59.1 in
Row 1 Hip Room56.7 in56.7 in
Row 1 Legroom41.3 in41.2 in
Row 2 Headroom39.4 in39.3 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room58.3 in58.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room55.4 in56.4 in
Row 2 Legroom40.4 in39.4 in
Row 3 Headroom35.7 in36.3 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room53.9 in52.8 in
Row 3 Hip Room44.1 in41.4 in
Row 3 Legroom30.9 in31.7 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
13.5 ft311.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
40.9 ft338.0 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
80.0 ft373.0 ft3

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Option Package Details
Hyundai Santa Fe SE Ultimate

Tech Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested225092%
Total Not Requested2008%

Option Package Details
Hyundai Santa Fe Limited Ultimate

Tech Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Steering-linked headlights150Yes
Xenon HID headlights500Yes
Auto-dimming headlights200No
Lane departure warning system200Yes
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed750Yes
Automatic braking, low-speed200Yes
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial200Yes
Forward collision warning200Yes
Pedestrian detection50Yes
Total Requested225092%
Total Not Requested2008%

Option Package Details
Kia Sorento SX Limited V6

AWD
FeatureValueRequested?
AWD0Yes
Lockable center differential150No
Wiper de-icer25Yes
Torque vectoring / active trace control100Yes
Total Requested12545%
Total Not Requested15055%

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