The 2018 Hyundai Sonata is a refined, affordable and state of the art sedan that stands out for its style. With a well equipped and economical basic model, as well as top of the range models with higher class features, the 2018 Hyundai Sonata is covered. Improvements for 2018 are significant, but conservative. 2018 sees a new Honda Accord and Toyota Camry, and this intimidating duo can overshadow the new 2018 Hyundai Sonata . Drivers looking for all wheel drive must use the Subaru Legacy or certain versions of the Ford Fusion.
The new sense of style of the 2018 Hyundai Sonata is dominated by Hyundai cascading grille, sharper lines and LED spotlights. Sports models feature a unique front grille and fascia, as well as two exhaust tips. On all models, the panoramic sunroof option has disappeared, replaced by a classic tilting and sliding unit. In addition, the trunk version is now hidden in the Hyundai logo. Push the area under the ring, on the “H” to open the chest. Once the lid is open, you have access to the largest safe in the 2018 Hyundai Sonata class.
The redesigned interior of the 2018 Hyundai Sonata is sharper and offers the added benefit of being even more intuitive. The screen is in a higher position, which allows all the controls to feel higher, which facilitates their access. The buttons and controls are well organized in wider horizontal rows, the audio and navigation controls are just below the screen, and the climate controls are significantly below. The new three spoke steering wheel has a more exclusive design and the overall appearance of the cabin is more sophisticated than before. The sport models have a flat bottomed steering wheel and fabric seats with contrasting leather and stitch reinforcements.
The Seventh Generation 2018 Hyundai Sonata is offered with a choice of 2.4 liter SE four cylinder, Sport and limited versions. There is also a 1.6 liter Eco finish finish and a 2.0 liter turbocharged plant available in the Sport 2.0T and limited 2.0T versions. The technical specifications of each engine remain the same thanks to the facelift, which means 178 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of this 1.6 liter echo torque, as well as 185 horsepower and 178 pounds. 2.4 liters in SE, Sport and limited settings. Finally, the 2.0T models offer 245 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. The 2.4 liter models come standard with a six speed automatic transmission. The Eco model has a dual seven speed clutch set to save fuel. The 2.0 liter now has a new eight speed automatic transmission. According to Hyundai, the new eight speed offers an extra boost to the line and a “more fuel efficient vehicle on the highway.
Initially considered as a simple update smoothly, the new 2018 Hyundai Sonata is actually a gap large enough compared to the current model. But prices have gone up for some models and have been reduced for others. For example, the Sonata SE is $ 22,050, which is only $ 100 more than the outgoing model. In the meantime, the eco will cost you $ 22,650 and $ 23,700. The Limited and Sport models cost $ 27,400 and $ 27,500, respectively. The premium Sport 2.0t and Limited 2.0t ranges are priced at $ 27,600 and $ 32,450. It should be noted that the limited cutting level of the maximum 2.0 t range has decreased by $ 1,900. Now it’s impressive.