2021 Hyundai Palisade Release Date, Updates & Price

Hyundai has once again made a big bet in the SUV market by bringing in the 2021 Hyundai Palisade. Named after the Pacific Palisades island in California. Palisade is the latest example of Hyundai’s commitment to strengthen its crossover and SUV lineup.

Being the biggest SUV of Hyundai today. various technologies and the latest safety systems have been provided to maintain the comfort of the driver and passengers while driving.

As a Hyundai flagship SUV, Palisade will replace the Santa Fe XL. Bigger is better, Palisade is very large. Even when compared to other Hyundai SUVs, the Palisade is the biggest.

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2021 Hyundai Palisade Appearance

The exterior of the Hyundai Palisade still uses several Santa Fe foundations. Sharing modules with smaller crossovers. But getting a number of changes, including a new chassis for larger SUVs, almost uses a new platform, O’Brien said. Often with a larger size and engine, the Palisade also has an easily recognizable presence on the road. Even compared to the Hyundai Santa Fe XL.

Front & Grill

The distinctive design on the front exterior of the Hyundai Palisade 2021 combines a large hexagonal front grille with a separate headlight setup. The attractive and slightly reminiscent design of the smaller Hyundai Kona crossover. A bold and dominant front end that gives a premium look. Palisade also comes with LED headlights, LED daytime running lights, and LED turn signal lights on the rearview mirror.

Side View

The design impressed with a full-sized SUV. We hope that the fat look of this car does not necessarily reduce the maneuverability of this car. And also we also hope that the turning radius of this car remains small because the Hyundai Palisade 2021 is equipped with a large 20-inch rim combined with Kumho tires.

Rear View

Turning to the rear side, the rear view of the Hyundai Palisade 2021 uses extra-large rear lights, with a vertical position and uses an LED light bulb. Designs like this seem to remind us of the American alerts SUVs that are handsome, big, and very ‘male’. Although maybe some people will like the look of this car, it’s not like the rear view of this Hyundai Palisade, it would be better if you use a design like the Hyundai Tucson.

2021 Hyundai Palisade Interior

With a large exterior, the interior of the Hyundai Palisade 2021 also gets a spacious cabin inside. Seen on the inside, Palisade confirms its status as a mainstay of Hyundai with a dashing layout for and classy, ​​along with technology and trim available. Nappa leather is available on the highest models, while wood accented trim adorns the dash to the door.


At the front, there is a 10.25-inch touch screen media system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto that decorates the Hyundai Palisade 2021 dashboard. But unlike other new vehicles, Hyundai still entrusts various settings buttons on the dashboard. But never mind, the article is quite easily accessible vehicle features by the driver.

Steering Wheel

Still relying on Hyundai’s unique three-spoke steering wheel design, the 12.3-inch screen on the digital instrument cluster on the steering wheel of the Hyundai Palisade 2021 not only displays the speed and information related to the car while driving but also functions as a screen for cameras mounted on the side of the vehicle featuring blind- spot for the driver.


Hyundai Palisade can carry up to eight passengers. But you also choose a captain’s chair that takes capacity, making it only seven seats. One-touch power on the second-row seat is designed so that children can fold and move it themselves. The third row offers folding chairs.

Trunk Capacity

Palisade is indeed referred to as an SUV for the ‘big’ family. Hyundai provides 16 cup holders scattered in the cabin. Storage space is also more with a size of 509.7 liters. When the third-row seat is used, in the trunk of the Hyundai Palisade 2021 you can get 1,297 liters of storage.

Standart Features

As a car made specifically for carrying out, it is also not wrong if Hyundai provides various technologies on the 2021 Hyundai Palisade features. As previously explained, this car has 16 cup holders. Plus seven USB outlets, vents in the second-row seats and roof vents for all three lines.

Other features available include a head-up display, an intercom system that allows the driver to communicate separately with passengers in the second and third row, and dual-panel sunroof with fixed rear glass. Palisade also got the latest Hyundai navigation system with Android Auto and Apple Car Play.

Active Safety Features

Many of the active safety features of the Hyundai Palisade 2021 are embed. Such as the SmartSense suite from Hyundai which features autonomous emergency braking. With pedestrian detection, blind-spot assistance, adaptive cruise control. with stop-and-go, traffic avoidance at the rear. And lane assistance and monitoring the driver’s attention is included in the standard system of each vehicle.

Speaking of blind-spot assistance, the Palisade has a visual warning on the rearview mirror. With a camera system on the side of the car, just like the Honda Lane Watch.

Engine Specs

A large body needs a large amount of energy. Therefore, the operating system of the Hyundai Palisade 2021 is supported by the 3.8 liter V6 Atkinson engine which produces 291 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and a maximum torque of 355 Nm at 5,200 rpm. This engine is part of the Lambda Engine family, but this debut iteration at the Palisade. And for those of you who don’t want to lose a lot of money buying fuel, the Atkinson Cycle has improved the fuel economy of a naturally aspirated engine.

2021 Hyundai Palisade Price and Release Date

The price of the 2021 Hyundai Palisade, several sources, has been revealed. The Palisade has priced at $ 30,000. When compared with the highest variant of Hyundai. The Santa Fe XG CRDi is at $29,000, it is not impossible it will not be far from that price. This Hyundai 3rd Row SUVs Expected to be released in the fall of 2020.

Santa Fe XL struggles to complete sales in difficult segments. Including famous names including the Ford Explorer, Toyota Highlander, and Mazda CX-9. Last year Hyundai only sold less than 28,000 Santa Fe SUVs in the US. And as a completely new model, the 2021 Hyundai Palisade translates to other aspects of different SUVs, especially in terms of capacity and comfort for passengers.