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The Hyundai Company has never disappointed its customers. With its latest model, Hyundai Sonata, the Company has continued this trend. It is an amazing car with breathtaking interior and exterior features. One of the most amazing features of this car is its gas-powered engine. Let’s do a deep dive into the amazing specs and features of this latest Hyundai Model.

Price:

Hyundai Sonata costs roughly the same as the Toyota Camry and the Honda Accord. There are many further types of car, which are:

  • SE: $23,500
  • SEL: 25,000
  • Eco: $24,000
  • Sport: $26,000
  • Hybrid SE: $27,000
  • Limited: $29,000
  • Plug-in-Hybrid: $34,000

The Hyundai Model lacks the driver assist controls, which are present in its competitors. However, the Eco Hyundai Sonata is quite cost-effective as it has good fuel efficiency. It also has an awesome infotainment screen and driver assist controls.

Engine and Performance:

The Sonata is present in five different Powertrains along with two hybrids. They are different in capabilities. Some are capable while others aren’t that much efficient. The base Sonata has a 2.4-liter along with a four-cylinder and a six-speed engine transmission. Some Powertrains do not have an advanced engine system, but they compensate for that in their day-to-day operations.

The Eco Hyundai Sonata has a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine along with seven-speed automatic transmission. Although the engine quality is a bit lower than its competitors, the Hyundai Sonata is known for its exceptional refinement.

The car gives you a quiet and comfortable ride. Once you are inside the car, you won’t hear the outside noise. The Hybrid and Eco models have low-rolling-resistance tires, which improve the overall fuel efficiency.

Exterior:

The exterior comes in four different colors. You can choose among Sleek Silver, Mushroom, White, and Phantom Black.

The car features a metallic chrome grille, which takes its inspiration from a ‘cascading waterfall’. This grille adds to the beauty of the car. The headlamps are cat-eye shaped, which gives the car a unique look. The Xenon headlamps provide better visibility. Therefore, they are important for safety as well.

The car has 10 spoke wheels, which increase the luxury. The rear view mirrors have turn indicators. The car also has dual exhaust pipes, which give the car a sporty look. They also give a sports car effect. The antenna for FM radio provides good reception and maintains the overall design of the car.

Interior:

The Hyundai Sonata interior is quite comfortable and wide. The floor is carpeted and the seats are well cushioned. Some other amazing interior features include climate control, adjustable front seats, and leather surface. The car also features heated front seats and keyless ignition.

An optional 8.0 touchscreen is present along with the standard 7.0-inch infotainment touchscreen. The touch screen has user-friendly controls, android auto, and Apple Carplay.

The trunk of the car is also quite big. However, the trunk space becomes slightly less to provide space for the battery. The gearshift is quite user-friendly. A large central console is another amazing feature of the car.

Interior  of Hyundai Sonata / File Photo / Hyundai /

Safety:

The Hyundai Sonata has done fairly well on crash tests. The crash test score of the car is 8 out of 10, which is excellent for luxury vehicles. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has given the car a five-star rating.

The car features crash protection for the front and back seats. It also has blind spot monitors. The emergency braking system is also present in the car. All this proves that the car is quite safe for driving.

Warranty:

Hyundai offers two kinds of warranty to its customers. These are:

  • A Powertrain 10 years warranty for 100,000 miles
  • A limited warranty of 5 years for 60,000 miles

Verdict:

Hyundai Sonata is one of the most fuel-efficient luxury cars you will find in the market. However, its handling is a bit bad as compared to its competitors. Still, the car has unparalleled beauty. So, if you are thinking of investing in a new car, you should go for the Hyundai Sonata.