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Hyundai Santa Fe Sales Figures

Hyundai Santa Fe

Here you will find monthly and yearly Canadian and U.S. sales figures for the Hyundai Santa Fe. Canadian sales of the Santa Fe do not include the Santa Fe XL. The Hyundai Santa Fe is a mid-size crossover SUV produced by Hyundai Motor Company since 2000. It is currently in its fifth generation, which was introduced in 2021. Overall, the Hyundai Santa Fe is a good choice for those looking for a spacious and fuel-efficient mid-size crossover SUV. It is not the most fun-to-drive car on the market, but it offers a lot of features and benefits for the price.

Hyundai Santa Fe Overview

The Santa Fe was Hyundai’s first SUV and was introduced at a time when the demand for SUVs was growing rapidly worldwide. Its launch marked a significant move by Hyundai to tap into this lucrative market segment.

The Santa Fe’s design has evolved over the years from a more traditional SUV look to a more modern and stylish appearance in line with Hyundai’s evolving design language. Inside, the vehicle has continually improved in terms of materials and features, offering things like touchscreen infotainment systems, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, panoramic sunroofs, and more, depending on the trim and model year. Over its lifespan, the Santa Fe has offered a range of powertrains, from four-cylinder engines to V6 options, and even diesel in certain markets. The latest models have also embraced hybrid technology. It’s primarily FWD, but AWD versions are available, especially useful for those in areas with challenging weather conditions.

The current Santa Fe is available with a variety of engines, including a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, a 2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, and a 2.2-liter turbocharged diesel engine. It is available with front-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. The Santa Fe has a comfortable and spacious interior that can seat up to eight people. It also has a large cargo space with 36.4 cubic feet of space behind the rear seats. The Santa Fe is equipped with a standard 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It also has a rearview camera and a multifunction steering wheel. The starting MSRP for the Hyundai Santa Fe is $26,850.

Hyundai Santa Fe Sales Figures

The Hyundai Santa Fe has generally been well-received by both consumers and automotive journalists. It’s often praised for its value proposition, offering a lot of features and a comfortable ride for its price point.  While the Santa Fe has seen considerable success in North America, it’s a global model and is sold in various markets around the world, from Europe to Asia and beyond.

Hyundai Santa Fe U.S Sales Data & Charts

US Monthly Sales

US Annual Sales

Year Sales Units
2005 68,006
2006 63,931
2007 92,421
2008 70,994
2009 80,343
2010 76,680
2011 74,491
2012 74,880
2013 88,844
2014 107,906
2015 118,134
2016 131,265
2017 133,171
2018 117,038
2019 127,373
2020 101,513
2021 112,705
2022 115,226
2023 131,574
2024 56,622

US Annual Growth

Hyundai Santa Fe Canada Sales Data & Charts

Canada Annual Sales

Year Sales Units
2011 1,310
2012 23,394
2013 29,220
2014 32,474
2015 30,211
2016 32,263
2017 28,402
2018 24,040
2019 18,929
2020 15,721
2021 15,946
2022 5,829

Canada Annual Growth

Hyundai Santa Fe Europe Sales Data & Charts

Europe Annual Sales

Year Sales Units
2000 704
2001 21,284
2002 32,743
2003 36,558
2004 39,986
2005 31,949
2006 49,690
2007 44,171
2008 19,875
2009 11,992
2010 13,742
2011 13,559
2012 11,086
2013 10,588
2014 13,390
2015 14,492
2016 15,937
2017 11,728
2018 8,591
2019 8,962
2020 7,189
2021 9,991
2022 10,247

Europe Annual Growth

Hyundai Santa Fe China Sales Data & Charts

China Annual Sales

Year Sales Units
2012 7,000
2013 74,437
2014 71,424
2015 33,356
2016 22,438
2017 14,550
2018 4,942
2019 15,561
2020 10,974
2021 8,120
2022 2,928

China Annual Growth

Hyundai Santa Fe Generations

First Generation (2000-2006)

Launched as a compact SUV, it was a huge success for Hyundai in terms of sales, especially in the U.S. It was produced from 2000 to 2006. It was available in both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations. It was powered by a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine or a 2.7-liter V6 engine.

Second Generation (2006-2012)

Slightly larger and more refined than its predecessor, it solidified the Santa Fe’s position in the midsize SUV segment. The second generation of the Santa Fe has a more modern design and is available with a wider range of engines, including a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine, a 2.7-liter V6 engine, and a 3.3-liter V6 engine.

Third Generation (2012-2018)

A more upscale design and enhanced features, the third-gen was known for its improved safety, tech features, and comfortable ride. It has a more upscale design and is available with a wider range of features, including a panoramic sunroof, a heated steering wheel, and a power liftgate.

Fourth Generation (2018-2021)

Showcasing a bolder design and loaded with modern tech, this generation comes with more advanced safety features, new powertrain options, and a more luxurious interior. It has a more rugged design and is available with a wider range of engines, including a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, a 2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, and a 2.2-liter turbocharged diesel engine.

Fifth Generation (2022-Present)

It is designed on the Hyundai N3 platform and will be available in both front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive configurations. The fifth generation Santa Fe will be available with a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, a 2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, and a 2.2-liter turbocharged diesel engine.