Caught undergoing testing in the Alps, the prototype has a fluidic sculpture design with a prominent grille, a distinctive greenhouse and a sloping roofline.

Our spy photographers have snapped new pictures of the 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe (aka the ix45).

Caught undergoing testing in the Alps, the prototype has a fluidic sculpture design with a prominent grille, a distinctive greenhouse and a sloping roofline. Additional information is limited, but the cabin will likely have higher quality materials and an advanced infotainment system.

Engine options remain a mystery, but there could be a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder petrol with 274 hp (204 kW / 278 PS) and 269 lb-ft (364 Nm) of torque.

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