Compare 2019 INFINITI QX60 vs 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe



2019 INFINITI QX60 vs 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe
2019 INFINITI QX60 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe
Horsepower
  295 185
Front Leg Room
  41.7 in. 40.9 in.
Fuel Capacity
  19.5 gal. 19.5 gal.

2019 INFINITI QX60 vs 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe

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Both the 2019 INFINITI QX60 and the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe are SUV models that can be great family cars. The new QX60, however, has a few features that give it an advantage over the new Santa Fe, and this makes it a better model with more passenger capacity.

Safety

Although both the INFINITI QX60 and Hyundai Santa Fe offer almost similar safety features, the QX60 has a slight edge over the Santa Fe. For instance, the new QX60 model features optional pre-crash front seatbelts that will automatically tighten once the car detects a potential crash. This protects occupants from adverse injuries while the Santa Fe does not offer this option. The new QX60 features a height-adjustable front, middle, and rear seat shoulder belts. The height-adjustable belts have the potential to enhance comfort and minimize injuries while the new Santa Fe does not offer height-adjustable belts. The new QX60 Luxe has an optional Backup Collision Intervention feature that utilizes rear sensors in monitoring and applying auto emergency brakes to prevent a collision, thus making it safer as compared to the Santa Fe that does not offer the option.

Horsepower

The QX60 features a standard 3.5 DOHC V-6 engine that has a power output of 295 hp and a torque of 270 as compared to the new Santa Fe that has a standard 3.3 DOHC V-6 engine with a horsepower of 290 and a torque of 252. The new QX60, therefore, has a more powerful engine that has a better towing capacity as compared to the new Santa Fe’s engine. The QX60 also offers a better fuel economy as compared to the Santa Fe with a combined EPA of 24 mpg when coupled with 2WD and 23 mpg with 4WD. The Santa Fe’s EPA ratings are a combined 21 mpg for 2WD and 20 mpg with 4WD.

Passenger and Cargo Capacity

The new QX60 and the Santa Fe are SUVs with a passenger capacity of seven people, thus making it a better option for a large family as compared to the new Santa Fe that has a passenger capacity of five people. The new QX60 offers buyers more front and rear headroom, hip room, and front and rear legroom as compared to what the new Santa Fe gives. This makes it more comfortable and ideal for long distance traveling. For enhanced comfort for passengers during long trips, the QX60 has inclined seats in the second and third rows while the Santa Fe does not offer inclined seats. The 2019 INFINITI QX60 has a cargo capacity of 16 cubic feet that can be increased by folding the second and third rows as compared to the Santa Fe’s 13.5 cubic feet cargo space.

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