The Mazda is equipped with petrol which makes by 29 percent more horsepower over the Hyundai Santa Fe II, giving the vehicle a much more dynamic character. It seems to be googd choice to those who would like to experience thrill of getting behind the wheel of a sports car.
The Mazda uses 1 percent less fuel in the combined cycle than the Hyundai Santa Fe II SUV. The Mazda, which is classified in „large off-road 4x4” segment consumes by 1.7 l less of fuel than the average in its segment. The average fuel consumption in this class in the mixed cycle is 12.2 l.
The Mazda CX-7 SUV has 99 Nm more torque in comparison to the Hyundai Santa Fe II SUV. Even though the vast majority of drivers do not take into account the maximum torque when buying a vehicle, it reflects the best how fast a car acclerates. When it comes to compared vehicles the difference is substantial and for that reason the Mazda CX-7 will provide you with better feeling of driving.
The Mazda CX-7 uses 7 percent less petrol in city traffic compared to the Hyundai Santa Fe II. The Mazda CX-7 SUV 2.3 244HP automatic, that comes from large off-road 4x4 class, burns up 1.9 l less fuel. Note that average fuel consumption in the urban for the large off-road 4x4 segment equals to 14.8 l, while the Mazda CX-7 uses by 13 % less amount of fuel than the average.
Maximal torque RPM
A wider range as well as a lower value of rotations at which the maximum torque is delivered affects an engine’s efficiency and flexibility. However, to have a full perspective on a car’s engine performance, it is good to see a torque graph.
Number of gears
The Mazda CX-7 has a one extra
gear in relation to the
Hyundai Santa Fe II SUV. Most often the
additional gear is a very
tall one thanks to which the previous
gears can be narrower in order to
allow increased performance in the
lower gears. One more speed also will contribute to smaller
fuel consumption and CO2 output.
Model release date
The difference in debut day between presented vehicles is only 1 year, however, new technologies for automotive industry are appearing at a blistering pace and for that reason the Mazda may feature more advanced solutions thanks to which everyday usage of it may be more comfortable.
To people who prefer more convenient driving a car and don’t want to struggle with complications that stems from the stick shift we recommend vehicles equipped with automatic transmission. For those who enjoy sporting driving a manual gearbox might be better because it gives a control of rmp range in which a shift take place.