2021 Santa Fe now offers three new and improved powertrain options.
The standard powertrain is a Smartstream 2.5-liter direct-injected (DI) and multi-point injected (MPI) four-cylinder engine mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission, replacing the former 2.4-liter engine.
This standard four-cylinder engine produces an estimated 191 horsepower at 6,100 rpm and an estimated 182 lb.-ft.
Of torque at 4,000 rpm for effortless driving in a wide variety of conditions.
The powertrain also features Idle, Stop and Go (ISG) capability to maximize efficiency in various heavy traffic conditions.
The new 2.5-liter engine fuel economy is targeted to increase approximately eight percent over the 2020 powertrain from these improvements.