Compare Toyota FJ Cruiser vs. Buick Enclave vs. Hyundai Santa Fe

Compare the Toyota FJ Cruiser against the Buick Enclave and Hyundai Santa Fe. Use this tool to compare rankings and see how the FJ Cruiser, Enclave and Santa Fe stack up against each other in terms of performance, features, safety prices and more. Then use our Best Price Program by selecting the trims you are interested in to see local prices and get a great deal on a new FJ Cruiser, Enclave and Santa Fe. If you are interested in used cars you can also search used listings in your area.

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2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2013 Buick Enclave 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe
2013 Toyota FJ Cruiser 2013 Buick Enclave 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe
RWD 4dr Auto (Natl)
  • RWD 4dr Auto (Natl)
  • 4WD 4dr Man (Natl)
  • 4WD 4dr Auto (Natl)
Convenience FWD
  • Convenience FWD
  • Convenience AWD
  • Leather FWD
  • Leather AWD
  • Premium FWD
  • Premium AWD
FWD 4dr Sport
  • FWD 4dr Sport
  • AWD 4dr Sport
  • FWD 4dr 2.0T Sport
  • FWD 4dr 2.0T Sport w/Saddle Int
  • FWD 4dr GLS
  • AWD 4dr 2.0T Sport
  • AWD 4dr 2.0T Sport w/Saddle Int
  • AWD 4dr GLS
  • FWD 4dr Limited
  • FWD 4dr Limited w/Saddle Int
  • AWD 4dr Limited w/Saddle Int
  • AWD 4dr Limited


MSRP $27,030 $38,445 $24,700
Invoice $25,138 $36,523 $23,728
Avg. Paid $26,890 $31,249 $20,102

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.2 8.7 8.0
Critics' Rating 7.6 8.7 8.0
Performance 7.6 7.8 7.5
Interior 7.1 8.3 7.5
Cost to Own 8.5 8.3 8.9
Safety 9.0 9.7 10.0
Reliability 4.5 4.5 3.0

Pros & Cons

  • Great off-road capability
  • Straightforward, durable cabin
  • First-rate cabin materials
  • Spacious third row
  • Generous cargo space
  • Composed handling
  • Santa Fe Sport’s generous cargo space
  • Santa Fe Sport’s excellent fuel economy
  • Poor fuel economy for the class
  • Cramped rear seats
  • Lackluster acceleration
  • Dull navigation graphics
  • Cramped third row in Santa Fe

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V6 4.0L/241 Gas V6 3.6L/217 Gas I4 2.4L/144
MPG 16 City / 20 Hwy 17 City / 24 Hwy 21 City / 29 Hwy



Body Style Sport Utility Sport Utility Vehicle Crossover


Wheelbase(in) 105.9 118.90 106.3
Length, Overall (in) 183.9 201.90 184.6
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.0 79.00 74.0
Height, Overall (in) 71.3 70.30 66.1

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Optional Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Panoramic Roof Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional
Running Boards Optional Optional
Rear Spoiler Standard


Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4050 4724 3459

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Optional Standard
Tires - Front On/Off Road Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Optional Standard
Tires - Rear On/Off Road Standard
Compact Spare Tire Optional
Full Size Spare Tire Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Optional Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels Optional
Wheel Locks Optional Optional
Steel Wheels Standard


Trailer Hitch Receiver Optional Optional Optional


Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Standard Standard
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard
Back-Up Camera Standard Standard Optional
Cruise Control Optional Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Optional
Fog Lamps Optional
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Optional
HID headlights Standard
Interior Cargo Shade Optional Optional Optional
Keyless Start Optional
Luggage Rack Optional Optional Optional
Rear Parking Aid Optional Standard
Power Liftgate Standard
Front Reading Lamps Standard
Remote Engine Start Standard Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Optional Standard Optional
Navigation from Telematics Standard
Trip Computer Standard
Remote Trunk Release Standard
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard Optional
Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Optional Standard Optional
Keyless Entry Optional Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Standard Optional
Heated Mirrors Standard Optional
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard


Passenger Capacity 5 7 5
Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) - TBD - 153.0 108.0
Front Head Room (in) 41.3 40.40 39.6
Front Leg Room (in) 41.9 41.30 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.4 61.60 59.4
Front Hip Room (in) 55.4 57.20 56.7
Second Head Room (in) 40.3 39.40 39.1
Second Leg Room (in) 31.3 36.80 39.4
Second Shoulder Room (in) 53.9 61.30 58.3
Second Hip Room (in) 51.0 57.00 55.4
Third Leg Room (in) 33.20
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 66.8 115.2 71.5
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 27.9 68.9 35.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 23.3


AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Standard Standard
CD Changer Optional
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
HD Radio Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Rear Seat Audio Controls Optional
Satellite Radio Standard Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Optional Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard Optional
Dual Zone A/C Standard Optional
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Optional
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard


Cloth Seats Standard Standard Standard
Leather Seats Optional
Additional Rear Seat Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional
Driver Lumbar Standard Optional
Power Driver Seat Standard Optional
Power Passenger Seat Standard Optional
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Optional Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard
Quad Bucket Seats Standard



Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Body Air Bag Standard


4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Brake Assist Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard
Child Safety Locks Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Standard Optional
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard


Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional
Front Wheel Drive Standard Standard
Rear Wheel Drive Standard
4 Cylinder Engine Standard
V6 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6 Gas I4
Displacement 4.0L/241 3.6L/217 2.4L/144
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 260 @ 5600 288 @ 6300 190 @ 6300
Torque (Net @ RPM) 271 @ 4400 270 @ 3400 181 @ 4250
Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic w/Manual Shift
Turning diameter 40.7 40.4 35.8


Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 17 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 24 29
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.0 22.0 17.4


Suspension Type - Front Double-Wishbone MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Rear 4-Link H-Arm Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs


Automatic Standard Standard Standard
Automatic Transmission w/Manual Mode Standard
5-Speed Automatic Standard
6-Speed Automatic Standard Standard

Safety scores should only be compared between vehicles of similar size and weight. Larger, heavier vehicles generally provide more protection than smaller, lighter ones.