2022 GMC Acadia vs. 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid | NewCars.com

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2022 GMC Acadia vs. 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid Review

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2022 GMC
Acadia

MSRP*: $34,800 to $48,600
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2022 Hyundai
Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid

MSRP*: $40,000 to $46,010
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MPG - City 19 - 22 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 26 - 29 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 7 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 79.0 ft3 Info not available
Engine
  • 228-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 310-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 260-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Plug-In Electric/Gas)
Transmission 9-Speed A/T 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 228 - 310 hp 260 hp
Towing Capacity Info not available 2,000 lbs
Exterior Length 193.4 in 188.4 in
Exterior Width 75.4 in 74.8 in
Leg Room Front 41.0 in
Rear 39.7 in
Front 44.1 in
Rear 39.5 in
Head Room Front 40.0 in
Rear 39.6 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
The GMC Acadia offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid. 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 GMC Acadia.

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 GMC Acadia is somewhat more expensive than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.

Dimensions
The GMC Acadia is about the same width as the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the GMC Acadia, which is slightly longer than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.

Handling
The GMC Acadia has a larger turning radius than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The GMC Acadia has a little less horsepower than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.

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

Utility
The GMC Acadia offers greater seating capacity than the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid, making it a better choice for those who find themselves chauffeuring others around.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the GMC Acadia than that of the Hyundai Santa Fe Plug-In Hybrid.