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2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport: Your Ultimate Guide by CarSmart Of Farmington

CarSmart Of Farmington invites you to delve into the 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport, a distinguished choice in the five-passenger crossover SUV category. Esteemed for its optimal blend of performance, safety, and comfort, this model is a prime selection for those seeking a reliable and stylish SUV.

In-Depth Exploration

2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport at CarSmart

Advantages & Disadvantages


  • A capacious and elegantly designed interior offers a haven of comfort, perfect for long drives around the scenic routes of Park Hills or the bustling streets of Hillsboro.

  • A plethora of features come standard or as options, ensuring every drive from Festus to Ste Genevieve is enjoyable and safe.

  • Competitive pricing paired with an extensive warranty ensures peace of mind for every journey, whether it's a quick trip to De Soto or a longer venture to Fredericktown.


  • When compared to some rivals, fuel efficiency might not be the top feature, an aspect to consider for those frequently commuting between Bonne Terre and Farmington.

  • Some drivers might find the rear visibility challenging, a factor to note when navigating the busy parking lots of Hillsboro or the tight streets of Festus.

Performance Insights for the 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport

Engine Details

The base model is a testament to power and efficiency with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine. It's ideal for the daily commutes in and around Farmington, generating 190 horsepower and 181 pound-feet of torque.

Turbocharged Upgrade

For those seeking more vigor on their drives to Ste Genevieve or Fredericktown, the Santa Fe Sport 2.0T offers a turbocharged 2.0-liter engine, significantly boosting your power and ensuring every drive is thrilling yet efficient.

CarSmart Pro Tip Of the Day

Welcome to your daily dose of automotive wisdom with CarSmart Of Farmington's Pro Tip Of the Day! Today, we're focusing on a few features that can elevate your driving experience and how to navigate them on our dealer website.

Embrace the Comfort of Heated Seats

Heated seats aren't just a luxury; they're a game-changer, especially during those chilly mornings in Farmington and beyond. If you're looking at vehicles on our dealer website, consider filtering your search to include cars with heated seats. This feature not only provides immediate warmth and comfort but also helps relax back muscles, making long drives around Hillsboro or Park Hills more enjoyable. Remember, comfort isn't just about luxury; it's about wellness too!

The Elegance of Leather Seats

Leather seats are more than just a stylish addition to your vehicle; they're a statement. When browsing our dealer website, look out for vehicles that boast leather seats. Not only do they add an air of sophistication to your interior, but they're also durable and easy to clean – a perfect combination for both families and solo adventurers in areas like Festus and Ste Genevieve.

Navigating the Dealer Website

Our dealer website is designed with you in mind. We've made it easy to filter your preferences, whether you're looking for heated seats, leather interiors, or specific models. Take your time to explore the various options, compare monthly payments, and find the vehicle that fits your lifestyle and budget. Remember, our website is your gateway to finding the perfect car, and we're here to guide you every step of the way.

Planning Your Monthly Payments

Understanding your monthly payments is crucial in making a financially sound decision. When you're considering features like heated seats or leather interiors, it's important to factor them into your overall budget. Use the handy tools on our dealer website to calculate your potential monthly payments. This way, you'll have a clear picture of what to expect before you even step into our dealership in Farmington.

At CarSmart Of Farmington, we're committed to making your car-buying experience as enjoyable and informative as possible. Remember, it's not just about the destination; it's about enjoying the journey in comfort and style. Keep these tips in mind as you browse our dealer website and plan for your future cozy, stylish, and budget-friendly rides. Happy car hunting!

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Commitment to Safety

Essential Safety Inclusions

Standard safety features are comprehensive, providing peace of mind for every journey, whether it's a short trip to Park Hills or a family adventure to Bonne Terre.

Impressive Crash Test Outcomes

Rest easy knowing that the Santa Fe Sport has an exemplary safety record, a crucial consideration for families and commuters in and around De Soto and Festus.

The Drive

Comfort and Handling

Experience a ride that's both luxurious and compliant. The Santa Fe Sport maintains a serene atmosphere, essential for the varying driving conditions from Hillsboro to Farmington.

Navigating and Steering

While minor steering adjustments are noted, the overall comfort and control you'll experience make the Santa Fe Sport a joy to drive through the winding roads of Fredericktown or the open highways leading to Ste Genevieve.

Inside 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport at CarSmart

Interior Excellence

Cabin Excellence

The spacious interior, featuring high-quality materials and intuitive controls, ensures comfort for both the driver and passengers, whether you're heading to Bonne Terre for the day or commuting to work in Farmington.

Storage Space

With ample cargo space, you can easily accommodate shopping trips in Festus, outdoor adventures around Park Hills, or family visits to De Soto.

Model Variations and Amenities

Standard and Turbocharged Trims

Choose the trim that suits your lifestyle and driving needs in Farmington and beyond, with each offering distinct features and performance capabilities.

Customer Reflections

Satisfaction Ratings

Owners in and around areas like Hillsboro and Fredericktown frequently express high satisfaction with the Santa Fe Sport's comfort, value, and reliability.

Happy Customer at CarSmart of Farmington

Your Questions Answered

Q: What's the fuel efficiency?

A: Essential for those calculating daily commutes from Bonne Terre to Farmington or occasional trips to Ste Genevieve.

Q: How does it fare in safety assessments?

Q: What are the standout features and limitations?

Your Dream Car Awaits at CarSmart Of Farmington

At CarSmart Of Farmington, we understand that buying a vehicle is a significant decision, and we're committed to making your experience as smooth and enjoyable as possible. That's why we offer financing options for all credit situations. Whether you're in Festus, De Soto, or any nearby area, we believe everyone deserves a chance to drive their dream car, and our team is dedicated to finding a financial solution that fits your needs.

Peace of Mind with Lifetime Warranty

We take pride in the quality of our vehicles. Most of our cars, 10 years or newer and with under 100,000 miles, come with a FREE Lifetime Powertrain Warranty. This warranty is our promise of quality and reliability to you, giving you peace of mind on the roads of Farmington, Park Hills, and beyond.

Tailored Search Just for You

If you don't see a 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport in our current inventory, don't let that deter you. CarSmart Of Farmington has extensive relationships with dealers and auctions throughout the country. We're committed to going the extra mile to locate the exact vehicle you're searching for. Your perfect car might just be a call away!

Take the Next Step

Ready to find your next vehicle? Visit CarSmart Of Farmington's website today to view our current inventory. Explore a wide range of options and discover how easy it is to drive away in the car of your dreams. Our friendly and knowledgeable team is waiting to assist you. Don't wait - your dream car is closer than you think!

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About The Author:

Kevin Schingeck, born and raised in the heart of Missouri, has established himself as a trusted authority in automotive sales and financing over an illustrious 13-year career. As the General Manager of both our Farmington and Jackson, Missouri locations, Kevin's extensive knowledge extends beyond just sales, excelling in connecting customers with ideal financing solutions tailored to their needs. His knack for pairing clients with the right lenders stems from a rich blend of local insights and industry expertise. For anyone seeking comprehensive guidance in the realm of vehicle sales and financing, Kevin's unparalleled experience and leadership at our dual locations stand as a testament to his dedication and proficiency.


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