Hyundai SUV Product Line Failure

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai’s weakest link is its line of utility vehicles. As other manufacturers have the right product in place, Hyundai finds itself scrambling to compete. A Genesis-based SUV may be in the works, but it may not be the right product or the right time.   It was never supposed to … Read more

The Chevy Blazer is Back in 2019, But in Name Only?

2019 Chevy Blazer preview

When you think of the Chevy Blazer name, an image of a burly full-size SUV may come to mind. That representation would be correct, especially if you had in mind the first model sporting the Blazer inscription. Indeed, when the Chevrolet K5 Blazer rolled out in 1969, it immediately made … Read more

2023 Hyundai Santa Fe: Practical and Affordable

2023 Hyundai Santa Fe front

The Hyundai Santa Fe blends style, comfort, and efficiency to deliver an affordable midsize crossover utility vehicle with room for five. This SUV sits between the Tucson and Palisade, offering more room than the former, and better maneuverability than the latter.  Most shoppers will choose the gas model, but a … Read more

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe (8 Things We Love About It)

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe side

Hyundai ups its game in the midsize crossover utility segment. From top to bottom, Hyundai’s product line is far different than the one we saw just five years ago. Updated and overhauled models, new segments, and a long list of powertrain, tech, and safety improvements are transforming this brand. There … Read more

Top-Tier Trim: The 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Calligraphy

2021 Hyundai Santa Fe

Refreshed Santa Fe line gains a pair of hybrids. Now in its third year, the fourth-generation Hyundai Santa Fe is thoroughly refreshed. With its many changes, Hyundai’s midsize crossover utility vehicle is better positioned to battle it out in a growing segment. There are five trims for the choosing (SE, … Read more

The 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe XL’s Last Hurrah

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai no longer trails the competition in all things crossovers. Just a few years ago, the Korean automaker offered the compact Tucson along with two-and three-row versions of its midsize Santa Fe. This year, the automaker will double its SUV offerings when the large Palisade crossover joins the product line. … Read more

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe (Spacious, Safe, and Surefooted)

2018 Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai’s largest SUV in Ultimate form. Hyundai is just a few months away from welcoming a fourth SUV to its product line, the subcompact Kona. And it can’t come soon enough. Indeed, with sales of its compact Tucson up 26.8 percent year-to-date through September, strongly suggesting another small model would … Read more