2020 Hyundai Palisade Exterior Driver Side Profile

2020 Hyundai Palisade vs 2019 Santa Fe XL, Toyota Highlander, Honda Pilot & Nissan Pathfinder

A bunch of the integral specifications that make up a vehicle – such as the exterior and interior dimensions – have been released for the 2020 Hyundai Palisade, as have its unofficial power rating estimates. We thought we’d dive into all of this information for you in one place, but also see how the data compares to some of the biggest competitors in the segment – including our own Santa Fe XL, the vehicle the Palisade will be replacing. Other Competitors include the Toyota Highlander, Honda Pilot & Nissan Pathfinder.

[ READ MORE: 2020 Hyundai Palisade MSRP & Trim Level Comparison ]

“Hyundai Palisade’s exterior and interior design clearly reflect its unique flagship identity with a premium, distinctive and bold road presence. As the lead for Palisade design, it was a pleasure to work with our global design teams throughout its development and ultimately present this phenomenal product before you today.”

– SangYup Lee, Head of Design, Hyundai Motor Co.

2020 Hyundai Palisade Exterior Front Fascia

2020 Hyundai Palisade Interior Cabin Dashboard at Beach

Midsize Crossover Segment Competitive Comparisons

2020 Hyundai Palisade 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe XL 2019 Toyota Highlander 2019 Honda Pilot 2019 Nissan Pathfinder
Length 196.1 in. 193.1 in. 192.5 in. 196.5 in. 198.5 in.
Width 77.8 in. 74.2 in. 75.8 in. 78.6 in. 77.3 in.
Height 68.9 in. 66.5 in. 68.1 in. 70.6 in. 69.5 in.
Wheelbase 114.2 in. 110.2 in. 109.8 in. 111.0 in. 114.2 in.
1st-row Headroom 40.7 in. 39.9 in. 40.7 in. 40.1 in. 42.2 in.
2nd-row Headroom 40.1 in. 39.4 in. 39.9 in. 40.2 in. 39.4 in.
3rd-row Headroom 37.8 in. 35.7 in. 35.9 in. 38.9 in. 37.8 in.
1st-row Legroom 44.1 in. 41.3 in. 44.2 in. 40.9 in. 42.3 in.
2nd-row Legroom 42.4 in. 40.4 in. 38.4 in. 38.4 in. 41.7 in.
3rd-row Legroom 31.4 in. 30.9 in. 27.7 in. 31.9 in. 30.7 in.
Cargo Capacity 18.0 cu. ft. 13.5 cu. ft. 13.8 cu. ft. 16.5 cu. ft. 16.2 cu. ft.
Max Cargo Capacity 45.8 cu. ft. 40.9 cu. ft. 42.3 cu. ft. 46.8 cu. ft. 47.4 cu. ft.
Engine 3.8L V6 3.3L V6 2.7L 4-cylinder 3.5L V6 3.5L V6
Horsepower 291 HP 290 HP 185 HP 280 HP 284 HP
Torque 262 pound-feet 252 pound-feet 184 pound-feet 262 pound-feet 259 pound-feet
Transmission 8-speed Automatic 6-speed Automatic 6-speed Automatic 6-speed Automatic Continuously Variable

As you can see, the Hyundai Palisade will quickly slide in as one of the leaders in the segment as one of the most sizable and powerful options available. If you think you might be interested, be sure to reach out to us here at Coastal Hyundai!