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Hyundai Santa Fe Ranked Most Dependable Midsize SUV By J.D. Power

02/13/2019, Fountain Valley, CA

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 13, 2019 – Hyundai’s Santa Fe perceived a graphic respect of many constant Midsize SUV in a J.D. Power 2019 Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS). Released today, a annual Vehicle Dependability Study shows Santa Fe ranked top in a class, violence out heading competitors in a 2016 indication year. The Santa Fe delivers Hyundai’s recipe of confidant design, high-output powertrains and a horde of comforts to greatfully drivers and passengers with high expectations for functionality, flexibility and comfort.

(left to right) Barry Ratzlaff, clamp boss of patron satisfaction, Hyundai Motor America, Omar Rivera, director, peculiarity and use engineering, Hyundai Motor America, Brian Smith, arch handling officer, Hyundai Motor America and Robert Mansfield, comparison director, tellurian automotive during J.D. Power applaud a Hyundai Santa Fe’s win as a many constant Midsize SUV in a J.D. Power 2019 Vehicle Dependability Study.  

2016 Hyundai Santa Fe

“Long-term tenure compensation is a pivotal partial of a Hyundai Way,” pronounced Barry J. Ratzlaff, clamp boss of patron satisfaction, Hyundai Motor America. “We essay to emanate vehicles that broach quality, safety, confidant pattern and good value. This endowment from J.D. Power recognizes a clever bid of a RD, Manufacturing and Quality teams as good as a dealers who all work together to support a owners. Along with good vehicles, Hyundai also offers a business a declaration of a good selling and tenure experience.”


The study, now in a 30th year, examines problems gifted during a past 12 months by strange owners of 2016 model-year vehicles. Overall dependability is dynamic by a series of problems gifted per 100 vehicles (PP100), with a reduce measure reflecting aloft quality. The investigate covers 177 specific problems grouped into 8 vital car categories.

For a 2019 indication year, Santa Fe adds:

  • New safety, comfort and preference technologies
  • Increased visibility, cabin and storage space
  • Bolder pattern language


2019 Hyundai Santa Fe


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