2023 Hyundai Palisade Revealed – The Best Palisade Yet

The Palisade has been a flagship SUV for Hyundai due to its spacious size, exceptional performance, and advanced technology features. And as popular as the Palisade is, it is set to be even more sought after due to its updated design and added new features across each trim level. Explore the updates Hyundai made to each trim level and see how you can be one of the first drivers near Minneapolis to own one.

What is new for the 2023 Hyundai Palisade?

2022 vs 2023 Hyundai Palisade

Trim Levels

The Palisade will come in 5 different trim levels. The SE, SEL, XRT, Limited and Calligraphy. The SEL convenience will be dropped for 2023 and the XRT will be the newest added trim level.



Tow Mode is all-new for the 2023 Palisade on AWD-equipped vehicles.



The Palisade has received multiple exterior design improvements for 2023 including the front and rear bumpers, front grille, headlights, and daylight running lights, wheels, and auto-dimming side mirrors.


Safety and Convenience

Forward Collision Assist with Cyc, JT, LO, LS will come standard on SEL Premium and up (SE and SEL have Forward Collision Assist with Pedestrian Detection. New for 2023 includes Highway driving assist 2 and SEL Premium and up, Parking Collision Avoidance Assist – Reverse, and Smart Cruise Control with Curve Control.



The 2023 Palisade made improvements to a number of interior items like the:

  • Upper Dashboard
  • Instrument Cluster and Audio Fascia
  • New Switches/Buttons for AVN, Convenience Items
  • Floor Console Trim
  • Steering Wheel
  • Seating Surfaces


Multimedia and Tech

Each 2023 Palisade will now come standard with a 12.3” Navigation display (upgrade from 8” and 10.25”), a full display rearview mirror, hydrophobic windows, remote smart park assist, and digital Key 2.0 (now compatible with iPhone), dynamic voice recognition, and Bluelink Enhancements.



For 2023 the Palisade will be replacing Typhoon Silver with its new Shimmering Silver, adding a new Robust Emerald, and dropping Rainforest.

What’s new to the 2023 Palisade SE

  • Auto-Dimming Side Mirrors with Turn Signal Indicators
  • Proximity Key with push-button start
  • Highway Driving Assist I
  • NRCC Curve Control
  • 3” Navigation System (AVNT)
  • Bluelink Connected Car System
  • Dynamic voice recognition
  • WiFi Hotspot
  • Two USB (≥ 2.1A, each)
  • 2” multi-information display
  • OTA Updates

• 3.8L Atkinson GDI V6 engine with ISG
• Twin-tip single exhaust
• 8-speed A/T with SHIFTRONIC® paddle shifters and Shift-By-Wire
• Front strut suspension; Multi-Link independent rear suspension
• 4-wheel disc brakes and ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
• Brake Assist and Electric Parking Brake
• Drive Mode Select knob (dial-type)
• Column-mounted motor-driven power steering (32-bit)
• Trailering package (Pre-wiring, transmission cooler, sway control)


• Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Ped, Detection, sensor fusion (FCA)
• Blind-Spot Collision-Avoidance Assist (BCA)
• Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist (RCCA)
• Safe Exit Assist (SEA)
• Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)
• Driver Attention Warning (DAW)
• Rear Occupant Alert
• Vehicle Stability Management w/ ESC & TCS
• Hillstart Assist Control (HAC)
• Seven airbags – Driver side knee, advanced front, enhanced front side & rollover-sensing
side curtain airbags
• Tire Pressure Monitoring System w/ individual position display
• Anti-theft security system
• 2x LATCH anchors & 3 tethers in 2nd row; 1x LATCH & 2 tethers for 3rd row
• Temporary compact spare tire
• Rearview Camera
• Rear Parking Sensors
• Immobilizer

• 18-inch alloy wheels, painted finish
• Bi-LED projector headlamps with LED position lights
• High Beam Assist with automatic on/off headlight control
• Auto Dimming Side Mirrors with Turn Signal Indicators
• Bodycolor rear spoiler
• LED Daytime Running Lights (DRLs)
• Bodycolor heated power mirrors and door handles
• Solar front glass and privacy rear glass
• Acoustic laminated windshield
• Front variable intermittent “Aero” windshield wipers

• 8-passenger seating (2 + 3 + 3)
• One-touch 2nd row Seat access, both sides
• 60/40 split-flat folding rear seats with recline & center armrest
• Proximity key with push button start
• 6-way manual adjustable driver’s seat
• Cloth seats
• Armrest storage box with thick padding
• Lower open bin storage to accommodate for medium size bag
• Power windows with driver & passenger auto down/up
• Power door/liftgate locks
• Air conditioning
• 2nd row manual HVAC controls (fan speed & temp)
• Highway Driving Assist I
• Smart Cruise Control w/ Stop & Go and Curve Control
• Lane Following Assist (LFA)
• NRCC Curve Control
• Tilt & telescopic steering wheel
• Maplights, dome light, cargo light
• Illuminated Vanity Mirrors
• Conversation mirror & external temp
• Cargo under-floor storage
• Haptic steering wheel

• 12.3” Navigation System (AVNT)
• Bluelink Connected Car System
• Android Auto and Apple Carplay
• Multiple device connection
• Dynamic voice recognition
• Rear Seat Quiet Mode
• Bluetooth® Hands-free Phone System
• Steering wheel mounted audio, cruise
and phone controls
• WiFi Hotspot
• Two USB (≥ 2.1A, each)
• 2nd row USB charging ports on seats
• 12V power outlets (4 total: 2 Fr, 1 Rr, 1
• 4.2” multi-information display
• OTA Updates

What’s new to the 2023 Palisade SEL

*Includes SE content, plus:

  • 8-way power passenger seat
  • Hands-free smart liftgate w/ auto-open
  • Ultrasonic Rear Occupant Alert
  • Wireless phone charger
  • Acoustic front side glass
  • LED Taillights
  • Leatherette Seating Surfaces
  • Hyundai Digital Key 2.0

Includes SE content, plus:

• Roof Side Rails
• Satin Chrome exterior door handles
• Machine-faced wheels


• 8-way Power Driver Seat w/ 2-way lumbar
• Captain’s Chairs (8 passengers – 7 pass.; replaces bench seat)
• Dual automatic temperature control
• 2nd row automatic HVAC controls
• Leather wrapped steering wheel
• Heated Front Seats
• 8-way power passenger seat
• Remote Engine Starter (key fob)
• Auto-dimming interior rearview mirror with HomeLink
• LED interior/map lamps
• Hands-free smart liftgate w/ auto open
• Ultrasonic Rear Occupant Alert
• Wireless phone charger
• Acoustic front side glass
• LED Taillights
• Leatherette Seating Surfaces
• Hyundai Digital Key 2.0

What’s new to the 2023 Palisade XRT

*Includes SEL content, plus:

  • Dark 20” wheels with rugged styling
  • Rugged Fr/Rr lower bumper and skid plate accents
  • Rugged lower door garnish
  • Dark grille finish
  • Raised type roof rails
  • Power sunroof (conventional type) Interior/Convenience
  • Black leatherette seating surfaces
  • Splash guards
  • Tow hitch

Includes SEL content, plus:

• Dark 20” wheels with rugged styling
• Rugged Fr/Rr lower bumper and skid plate accents
• Rugged lower door garnish
• Dark grille finish
• Raised type roof rails
• Power sunroof (conventional type)

• Black leatherette seating surfaces PIO
• Splash guards (POM)
• Tow hitch (POM)

What’s new to the 2023 Palisade Limited

*Includes SEL content, plus:

  • Leather-trimmed seats
  • 3rd-row heated seats

Includes SEL content, plus:

Premium Pkg contents


• Body-color wheel arches
• Rear wide dual sunroof with shade
• Rain-sensing windshield wipers


• Leather trimmed seats
• Ventilated front seats
• Ventilated captain’s chairs
• Driver’s seat 4-way lumbar support
• Premium door sill plates
• Mélange headliner
• 3rd row heated seats
• 3rd Row Seating: Power Folding/Unfolding/Reclining


Multimedia / Technology
• Heads-up display, full color
• Ambient lighting (door trim & center console, 64 colors)
• Driver Talk (in-car intercom)

What’s new to the 2023 Palisade Calligraphy

*Includes Limited content, plus:

  • Parking Collision-Avoidance Assist – Reverse
  • Full display rearview mirror
  • 2nd-row wing-out type headrest
  • Remote Smart Park Assist

Includes Limited content, plus:


• Parking Collision-Avoidance Assist – Reverse


• Calligraphy-exclusive 20” alloy wheel
• Calligraphy exclusive grille and front bumper
• Premium side door garnish
• Premium rear accent lighting
• Puddle lamps


• Full display rearview mirror
• Premium Nappa leather seating surfaces
• Driver’s Seat power thigh support
• 2nd row wing-out type headrest
• Quilted leather door panels
• Microfiber suede headliner
• Auto up/down all windows
• Premium cargo sill plate
• Remote Smart Park Assist

The face of confidence.

A new take on PALISADE brings attractive updates for 2023 from the front and rear fascia and grille to distinctive lighting and new wheels. Its rugged good looks give a show of cool capability. This is next-level premium.


Up to 5,000-Ib towing capacity

PALISADE can tow up to 5,000 lbs and comes with standard Trailer Sway Control. When equipped with All Wheel Drive, it also has Tow Mode, a big help for staying in control when towing over hills. So take your boat, trailer, camper, whatever, and journey on.


Hyundai Digital Key

Now, you also can use an Apple iPhone, in addition to Android smartphones, to unlock doors and start your Palisade with the available Hyundai Digital Key. Text the digital key to compatible phones and share with friends.


Redesigned Wheels

Sophistication down to the finest details, like the available 20-inch alloy wheels, for a beautifully enhanced Palisade for 2023.


Space and simplicity live here.

Big on space, smart with design, PALISADE is pure comfort on the inside. It’s got a newly enhanced cockpit, an available Ergo Motion Driver Seat, and all the latest tech conveniently at your fingertips. Plus it’s got a standard 12.3-inch navigation screen and Wi-Fi hot spot, and available Digital Key now supported by Apple iPhone® in addition to Android smartphones. Popular features like these make it all better

Highway Driving Assist (HDA)
Rear Cross-Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist (RCCA)
Lane Following Assist (LFA)
Lane Keeping Assist (LKA)
Blind-Spot View Monitor (BVM)
Driver Attention Warning (DAW)
Rear Occupant Alert (ROA)
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection (FCA-Ped)
Smart Cruise Control (SCC) with Stop & Go
Blind-Spot Collision Avoidance Assist (BCA)

Preorder The All-New 2023 Hyundai Palisade

Be one of the first drivers in Brooklyn Park by starting the preorder process. Simply fill out the short form below and let us know which trim level you are looking for and we will get to work on getting you the Hyundai of your dreams.


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