Interior of a 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe. There is no third row in sight.

Does the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe have 3rd row seating?

2020 Santa Fe Seating Capacity and Interior

The 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe boasts many positive qualities that have driven droves of admirers to the figurative feet of this midsize SUV. Not least of all, it’s a great value, boasting a starting price less than most others in its class at not just the start, but both ends of its trim range.

The “midsize” designation has left many prospective buyers wondering, however: does the 2020 Santa Fe have three rows of seats?


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No, the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe comes with two rows of seats in every incarnation. Those in need of three rows in their vehicle should turn instead to the all-new 2020 Hyundai Palisade, a model which just debuted for this current year.

In the past, Hyundai offered a three row Santa Fe XL. However, this model’s existence has now been co-opted by the release of the Palisade.

2020 Hyundai Palisade Seating and Interior

The 2020 Hyundai Palisade also enjoys the honor of being an acclaimed midsize SUV. With its three rows, it boasts seating for up to eight people, while still granting plenty of legroom to all. Everyone will be kept happy as well with tons of cupholders and USB ports.

The vehicle also boasts a sizeable volume of cargo space. The interior is elegant, and the ride is smooth and balanced, resulting in optimal comfort. The whole package is powered by a standard V6 engine loaded with plenty of strength. Overall, this is a well-rounded machine, one that gifts buyers a lot of content for the money.

Santa Fe Interior and Seating

The 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe has seating for up to five in its comfortable interior. Users laud the abundance of passenger space, along with the high-quality environment. There’s plenty of room for adults all around, and the rear seats even recline as an added bonus. The cabin is attractive and outfitted with high-end materials.

How much cargo space is in the 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe?

The 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe still manages to boast solid cargo space for a two-row machine: it gets 35.9 cubic-feet behind the second row, and 71.3 cubic-feet with the rear seats folded.

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