Front view of a red 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe

New Santa Fe Takes Home Prestigeous Award

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe Named SUV of the Year 

The most popular vehicle segment in recent years has been the SUV. With many of them being able to offer impressive performance, efficiency and comfort for luggage or extra passengers, it’s easy to see why. With the segment being so popular, there will surely be plenty of options for drivers to choose from. However, let’s take a look at why the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe was named SUV of the year.  

Side view of a blue 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe2019 Hyundai Santa Fe AutoJudge Awards 

At the recent SEMA trade show, the AutoJudge Awards, which are sponsored by the Texas Automotive Media Association, took a look at some of the best sedans, SUVs and trucks available today. Throughout their tests, the AutoJudge Award for best SUV was awarded to the all-new Santa Fe. 

See more: Color options for the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe.  

“The 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe represents Hyundai’s strong SUV heritage. As the best-selling SUV in our history, we are continually striving to build on this success and deliver vehicles that reflect the needs of today’s drivers. This award selected by an esteemed panel of AutoJudge journalists inspires our team to continue to be a leader in this competitive segment.” 

-Mike O’Brien, vice president of Product, Corporate and Digital Planning, Hyundai Motor America 

In fact, what helped the new Santa Fe model stand out was its impressive safety and comfort features and implementations, along with offering a reliable and affordable vehicle for drivers.  

If you would like to learn more about why the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe was named SUV of the year at SEMA this year, be sure to contact us at Apple Valley Hyundai. You can also get behind the wheel of the exciting new SUV today by visiting our dealership in Winchester, VA.