2022 Genesis GV70 vs. 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid | NewCars.com

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2022 Genesis GV70 vs. 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid Review

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2022 Genesis
GV70

MSRP*: $41,500 to $53,100
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2022 Hyundai
Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid

MSRP*: $40,000 to $46,010
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MPG - City 19 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 25 - 26 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 56.9 ft3 Info not available
Engine
  • 300-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 375-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 260-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 300 - 375 hp 260 hp
Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 2,000 lbs
Exterior Length 185.6 in 188.4 in
Exterior Width 75.2 in 74.8 in
Leg Room Front 41.3 in
Rear 37.2 in
Front 44.1 in
Rear 39.5 in
Head Room Front 38.6 - 39.6 in
Rear 38.3 - 39.1 in
Front 39.5 - 41.2 in
Rear 37.8 - 39.0 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the backseat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid than in the Genesis GV70, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Genesis GV70.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Genesis GV70 is somewhat more expensive than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.

Dimensions
The Genesis GV70 is about the same width as the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid. When looking at overall length, the Genesis GV70 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.

Handling
The Genesis GV70 has the same turning radius as the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid, so they both maneuver the same in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Genesis GV70 is clearly the choice over the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid for pulling heavy loads. The Genesis GV70 has a little more horsepower than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.

Powertrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Genesis GV70 does a much better job of transmitting its engine's horsepower to its wheels than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Genesis GV70 and the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.