Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid Concept with 39 mpg Set to be Unveiled in Paris

Hyundai has been slightly behind its major competitors with no hybrids in its lineup, but that is soon going to change with a new Sonata hybrid. Hyundai is also going to unveil the Santa Fe Hybrid concept this month at the Paris Motor Show.

The Santa Fe Hybrid concept is powered by a 2.4 liter gas engine mated to a 30kW electric motor and a lithium-ion battery. According to Hyundai the setup helps the Santa Fe achieve 39 mpg with CO2 emissions of 148g/km.

Hyundai is also going to unveil the i20 i-blue that is powered by a 1.4L diesel engine that puts out 90 horsepower and 162 lb-ft of torque. It also achieves an estimated 57 mpg.

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