As a replacement for the Hyundai Santa Fe XL, appeared the all-new flagship SUV, named 2020 Hyundai Palisade. The global presentation was in November last year, at the 2018 Los Angeles Auto Show. The biggest rivals on the market will be Toyota Highlander and Nissan Pathfinder. Also, also important are Ford Explorer and Honda Pilot.
2020 Hyundai Palisade specs
|Lenght – inch (mm)||196.1 (4980)|
|Widht – inch (mm)||77.8 (1976)|
|Height – inch (mm)||68.9 (1750)|
|Wheelbase – inch (mm)||114.2 (2900)|
|Wheels – inch||18 or 20 alloy|
|Seats||7 or 8|
|Weight – lbs (kg)||4475 (2030)|
|Payload – lbs (kg)||no data|
|Towing capacity – lbs (kg)||5000 (2268)|
This mid-size crossover SUV will have SE, SEL and Limited trim level. Built-is on a totally new platform with five doors. The height in the cabin is somewhat smaller, but the legroom in the second row of seats is significantly increased.
2020 Hyundai Palisade engine and fuel consumption
2020 Hyundai Palisade for now offers only 3.8-liter V-6 Lambda II Atkinson cycle engine with direct fuel injection.
|Engine||3.8 V6 GDI|
|Transmission||8-speed “shift by wire” automatic|
|Drive||FWD / HTRAC AWD|
|Fuel economy (mpg)||20/26/23 19/24/21|
Available are HTRAC Normal, Sport, Smart and Snow driving modes.
Exterior and interior design
Inspired by Santa Fe styling, but it is significantly larger than the XL model. The 2020 Palisade has a massive grille, two-part LED daytime running lights, LED headlights with low and high beam projectors, vertical rear LED lights. Of course, bumpers are body-color. Plush-looking interior is complemented by extremely comfortable cloth or quilted Nappa leather seats. In front of the driver is a 12.3-inch fully digital TFT center instrument cluster screen. At the floating center console has 10.25-inch infotainment touchscreen, and there’s also a head-up display (HUD). In addition sunroof, offers also features an industry-first, innovative new roof vent diffuser.
Release date and price 2020 Hyundai Palisade
Depending on the trim level, the 2020 Hyundai Palisade price ranges from $ 31,550 to $ 46,600. The first models are expected to be on the market this summer.