2021 Hyundai Santa Fe

The Hyundai Santa Fe is Redesigned and Better than Ever in 2021, and We Have the Details You Need

After two decades as one of the most popular model names on the road, the Hyundai Santa Fe is ready to usher in a new phase in 2021. It's redesigned, revamped with more power, and, for the first time ever, it introduces fans to a hybrid power option. At Jones Bel Air Hyundai, where the Santa Fe has long been a favorite for staff and customers alike, we're excited to tell you everything we know about the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe and its many updates and upgrades.

What's New for the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe?

2021 is more than just a new model year for the popular Santa Fe. It gives drivers in Baltimore and Bel Air, MD an SUV that's significantly overhauled, inside and out. New interior materials and a refreshed exterior design kick off the updates, which also include a new range-topping trim level and new engine options. On the whole, the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe presents drivers with an outstanding option for SUV driving, whether it's your third Santa Fe or your first.


A five-passenger, compact SUV, the Hyundai Santa Fe has two spacious rows of seating on the inside. You and your passengers will be at home on road trips long and short in this model, which has ample headroom and legroom to keep everyone happy. Plus, in the rear of the vehicle, you'll find a cavernous cargo hold that's both accommodating and flexible, ready to take your groceries, golf, clubs, and more.

To make every ride you take more enjoyable than ever, the new Santa Fe interior is crafted with soft-touch materials and the latest in comfort features as well.


As mentioned, the 2021 Santa Fe gets a revamped exterior design as part of this new model year. A wide front grille, which tapers on both ends, and a new LED headlight design are highlights of the new exterior, which helps the Santa Fe stand out from the crowd.

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Power and Performance

Depending on your personality and your needs for power, the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe has three impressive engine options to select from and personalize your driving experience. The lineup includes:

  • A new base powertrain, from a slightly larger 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, which puts out 191 horsepower and 182 pound-feet of torque (a jump in output with 6 horsepower and 4 pound-feet of torque from the previous model year)
  • An optional, upgraded engine, in the form of a turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder with 277 horsepower and 311 pound-feet of torque (also a bump from the previous model's optional upgrade)
  • An all-new hybrid option, combining a turbocharged 1.6-liter engine and an electric system to produce a combined 225 horsepower

Trim Levels

Not only does the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe allow Towson and Owings Mills drivers an option in powertrains, it also presents us with a variety of trim levels to choose from, with an increasing number of sought-after features available as you move up through the trim levels.

Ready to learn more and begin your process of personalizing the Santa Fe? Consider this lineup of well-equipped trims:

  • 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe SE, available only with the base model and starting with a list of great amenities.
  • 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe SEL, also with the base engine, but available as a hybrid as well, and with additional features on the roster.
  • 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Limited, powered by the upgraded, turbo engine, and delivering luxury-level features.
  • 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe Calligraphy, the newly added top-of-the-line trim for 2021, this gets unique trim details, the turbocharged engine standard, and much more.


Whether you're commuting to the office or heading out to visit relatives, the Hyundai Santa Fe prioritizes safety at all turns. Every model gets a long list of the latest safety features as standard equipment, including auto high beams, adaptive cruise control, and more, with additional features available on other trims.


Not only does the new Santa Fe exceed expectations with its safety and performance, it also excels when it comes to the latest tech and connectivity features. Expect Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration on every model, with additional amenities built in throughout the lineup.

Meet Your Next Hyundai in Bel Air

Let our team tell you more about all our latest models from Hyundai, including the Santa Fe. We look forward to helping you get to know this great SUV a little better soon.