General InformationExplorer BaseSanta Fe GLSHighlander LETraverse LS
MSRP$29,600$29,800$29,215$30,795
ClassMid-Size SUVMid-Size SUVMid-Size SUVMid-Size SUV
BodystyleSUVSUVSUVSUV
Rating
Standard Standard Optional Optional
EnginesExplorer BaseSanta Fe GLSHighlander LETraverse LS
2.0-liter I4 turbo 240 hpOptionalNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]20 / 28---------
2.7-liter Inline-4 185 hpNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]------20 / 25---
3.3-liter V6 290 hpNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---18 / 25------
3.5-liter V6 290 hpStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]17 / 24---------
3.6-liter V6 281 hpNot AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Mileage City/Hwy [mpg]---------17 / 24
Transmissions
6-speed automaticStandardStandardStandardStandard
Exterior DimensionsExplorer BaseSanta Fe GLSHighlander LETraverse LS
Length [in.]197.1193.1191.1203.7
Width [in.]90.274.275.878.5
Height [in.]70.466.968.169.9
Wheelbase [in.]112.6110.2109.8118.9
Front Track [in.]67.064.164.467.3
Rear Track [in.]67.064.564.267.1
Exterior Features
4 doorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Fog LightsNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Power Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Folding Door MirrorsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Heated Door MirrorsNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available
Rear LiftgateStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear-window WiperStandardStandardStandardStandard
Interior DimensionsExplorer BaseSanta Fe GLSHighlander LETraverse LS
Passenger Vol. [cu-ft.]151.7146.6144.9150.8
Seating Cap.7788
Headroom Front [in.]41.439.640.740.4
Headroom Rear [in.]40.539.439.939.4
Headroom Third [in.]37.835.735.937.8
Legroom Front [in.]40.641.344.241.3
Legroom Rear [in.]39.841.338.436.8
Legroom Third [in.]33.231.527.733.2
Shoulderroom Front [in.]61.359.459.361.5
Shoulderroom Rear [in.]61.058.659.661.0
Shoulderroom Third [in.]50.853.955.057.6
Hiproom Front [in.]57.356.757.258.0
Hiproom Rear [in.]56.755.457.157.8
Hiproom Third [in.]40.744.145.648.3
Cargo Capacity [cu-ft.]21.013.513.824.4
Interior Features
Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Air ConditioningStandardStandardStandardStandard
Cruise ControlStandardStandardStandardStandard
CupholdersStandardStandardStandardStandard
Power WindowsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Window DefoggerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Remote Keyless EntryStandardStandardStandardStandard
TachometerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Trip ComputerStandardStandardStandardStandard
Vehicle Information SystemStandardStandardStandardStandard
Garage-door TransmitterNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available
Cloth Seat-UpholsteryStandardStandardStandardStandard
Bucket Driver's SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Manual Driver AdjustmentsNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardStandard
Power Driver Seat AdjustmentsNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Heated Driver SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Bucket Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Manual Passenger AdjustmentsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Heated Passenger SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
6-way Front SeatNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardStandard
8-way Front SeatStandardStandardNot AvailableNot Available
4-way Passenger SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Bench SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Folding Rear SeatNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Split-Folding Rear SeatStandardNot AvailableStandardStandard
Third Row Bench SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
Split-Folding Third Row SeatStandardStandardStandardStandard
RadioStandardStandardStandardStandard
CD-PlayerStandardStandardStandardStandard
HD RadioNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableStandard
Satellite-radioNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableStandard
Satellite-radio capabilityStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Internet AccessNot AvailableStandardStandardStandard
Wireless ConnectivityNot AvailableStandardStandardStandard
6 SpeakersStandardStandardStandardStandard
Safety FeaturesExplorer BaseSanta Fe GLSHighlander LETraverse LS
Anti-lock BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Brake AssistNot AvailableStandardStandardStandard
Stability Control (ESC)StandardStandardStandardStandard
Anti-roll ControlStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Front AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Front Side AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Side-Curtain AirbagsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Knee AirbagStandardStandardStandardNot Available
Front Anti-Whiplash Head RestraintsNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Traction ControlStandardStandardStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
Emergency Communication SystemNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableStandard
Technical Features
DrivelineFWDFWDFWDFWD
Day-time Running-lightsNot AvailableNot AvailableStandardStandard
Parking AssistNot AvailableStandardStandardStandard
Security SystemNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableStandard
Theft DeterrentStandardNot AvailableStandardStandard
Tire-pressure MonitorStandardStandardStandardStandard
TrackerNot AvailableStandardNot AvailableStandard
Weights & Capacities
Weight [lbs.]4,4283,9334,1344,713
GVWR [lbs.]6,1605,5125,6656,411
Towing Capacity [lbs.]5,000------5,200
Fuel Capacity [gal.]18.618.819.222.0
Steering
Power SteeringStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
Tilting Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandardStandard
Telescoping Steering-WheelStandardStandardStandardStandard
Suspension
Front MacPherson StrutsStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Multi-LinkStandardStandardNot AvailableStandard
Tires
Front P235/60 TR18Not AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Front P245/60 SR18Not AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Front P245/65 TR17StandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Front P245/70 SR17Not AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Rear P235/60 TR18Not AvailableStandardNot AvailableNot Available
Rear P245/60 SR18Not AvailableNot AvailableStandardNot Available
Rear P245/65 TR17StandardNot AvailableNot AvailableNot Available
Rear P245/70 SR17Not AvailableNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Brakes
Front Vented Disc BrakesStandardStandardStandardStandard
Rear Vented Disc BrakesStandardNot AvailableNot AvailableStandard
Rear Disc BrakesNot AvailableStandardStandardNot Available