Hyundai first debuted the all-new 2020 Palisade SUV at the 2018 Los Angeles International Auto Show, which will be replacing the Santa Fe XL (nee Santa Fe) for the 2020 model year. However until now, Hyundai had not announced pricing for its all-new, three-row SUV. On Tuesday, Hyundai finally announced that the all-new 2020 Palisade will start at $31,550, which is only $600 more over the outgoing 2019 Santa Fe XL, and $140 less than its platform mate, the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride.
The all-new 2020 Hyundai Palisade SE, which will serve as the base model, starts at $31,550. Like its smaller, five-passenger Santa Fe sibling, every Palisade will come well-equipped. Features on the SE include a 291-horsepower, 3.8L "Lambda II" gasoline V6 engine with Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI), an eight-speed automatic transmission, eighteen-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist w/ Pedestrian Detection, Driver Attention Warning, Lane Keeping Assist, Reverse Park Distance Warning, Rear Occupant Alert, Trailer Sway Control, Electronic Stability Control, Traction Control System, Antilock Braking System (ABS), Occupant Classification System with Seat Weight Sensor and Seat Track Sensor, a driver's knee airbag, driver and front passenger side-impact airbags, Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) with Individual Tire Indicators, front seatbelt pre-tensioners with load limiters, LATCH anchors for child seats in the second and third-row seats, projector headlamps with LED accents, LED daytime running lamps (DRL's), high beam assist, body-color power exterior side mirrors chrome door window frames, body-color door handles, automatic headlamps, a body-color rear spoiler with center high-mounted stop lamp (CHMSL), privacy glass, solar front glass, variably-intermittent windshield wipers, an intermittent rear windshield wiper and washer, eight-passenger seating, a painted front grille, power windows with auto up/down functionality, a six-way power-adjustable front driver's seat, a seat back map pocket with extra small pocket, a second-row split-folding seat with adjustable head restraints, cloth seating surfaces, 2nd and 3rd-row bench seating, 2nd-row power folding seats, 60/40 split-folding 3rd-row seats with ingress and egress handles, an underfloor storage compartment, 12-volt outlets, dual sun visor vanity mirrors with sliding function and illumination, a tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, a haptic feedback steering wheel, remote keyless entry with panic function and alarm, Smart Cruise Control with Stop and Go, Lane Following Assist, air conditioning, an external temperature display, a rear window defroster with timer, a Bluetooth hands-free phone system with wireless audio streaming, steering wheel-mounted Smart Cruise Controls, a rear view camera with parking guidelines, an eight-inch touchscreen display infotainment system with auxiliary input, a monochrome multi-information display, Rear Seat Quiet Mode, and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration.
Stepping up to the mid-level SEL trim will cost you $35,200, and will add more safety and convenience features to the base SE, including Blind Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist, Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist, Safe Exit Assist, door handle and welcome lights, side mirrors with integrated LED turn signals, premium satin chrome-finish door handles, silver roof rails, two-way power driver's lumbar support, heated front seats, 2nd-row captain's chairs (with seating for seven passengers), a leather-wrapped steering wheel, proximity keyless entry with push-button start, a remote engine starter, and a dual-zone automatic temperature control with clean air ionizer
The top-of-the-line Palisade trim level is the Limited, which jumps all the way to $46,700, and adds luxury features to the mid-level SEL, including self-leveling rear suspension, twenty-inch aluminum-alloy wheels, forward park distance warning, ultrasonic rear occupant alert, Highway Drive Assist, LED headlamps and tail lamps, side mirror approach lamps, a premium front grille, dual sunroofs, a hands-free smart lift gate, rain-sensing windshield wipers, a "Shark Fin" roof antenna, four-way power driver's lumbar support, an eight-way power passenger's seat, leg cushion extensions, an integrated memory system for the driver's seat, ventilated front seats, premium Nappa leather-trimmed seating surfaces, 2nd-row heated seats, a heated steering wheel, a 10.25-inch color touchscreen infotainment system with onboard GPS navigation, traffic flow, and incident data with HD Radio, a 630-watt, twelve-speaker Harman Kardon Quantum Logic surround-sound premium audio system with Clari-Fi Music Restoration Technology, a 12.3-inch full-color instrument cluster display, multiple device connection, a Driver Talk In-Vehicle Intercom, Surround View Monitor, Blind View Monitor, ambient lighting, and the Blue Link Connected Car System. In addition, some of the standard equipment on the Limited trim can also be optioned on the SEL for an additional cost.
The all-new 2020 Hyundai Palisade starts arriving at dealerships this summer. The Palisade's platform mate, the all-new 2020 Kia Telluride, went on sale in April. All listed prices are base prices (MSRP), and do not include destination fees. Add $1,700 to any 2020 Hyundai Palisade if you want all-wheel drive (AWD) in lieu of front-wheel-drive (FWD). What do YOU think of the all-new 2020 Hyundai Palisade? Will you be purchasing one? Let us know in the comments below!