Front wheels understand the driver's intention while rear wheels make for stable turning.
The lightweight and responsive 2.0 MPi engine produces a maximum 154 ps at 6,200 rpm and 19.8 kg∙m torque at 4,000 rpm.
51% of the Sonata's body is made of an Advanced high strength steel (AHSS), which is twice as strong as an ordinary steel plate. This means better energy absorption, even distribution of collision forces and minimal distortion. Most of all, it means better passenger protection.
An advanced powertrain delivers exhilarating performance. Front and rear suspension designs enhance steering response, handling capability and stability. High torque at low and middle engine speeds increases the acceleration response and strengthens driving performance.
With improved Motor driven power-steering (MDPS), you get smooth and stable handling, better responses at different speeds.
Bask in the quiet with improved vehicle chassis rigidity and soundproofing materials that reduce road and engine noise.
The 6-speed automatic transmission provides high-precision responses, silky-smooth shifts and outstanding durability.
The front suspension features newly designed wheel geometry and more bearing strength, focusing on retaining turning stability and providing a firm and comfortable ride.
With optimized rear wheel geometry, the dual lower arm evenly distributes lateral force and enhances stability during high-speed driving and turning.
Press the button on the center console to choose from 3 driving modes – normal, sports and eco – depending on your mood and the driving conditions.
Roads may change, but your vehicle should be stable in any situation.
Our focus isn't speed or showiness, but safety and stability.
Improved deployment of side airbags helps protect the chest and pelvis more effectively.
Improves protection of occupants' heads in case of side collision.
Driver and passenger seats are equipped with airbags designed to reduce head and neck injuries in the event of a head-on collision.
This system prevents the brakes from being locked on a slippery road and avoids uncontrolled skidding. Anti-lock brake system (ABS) decreases stopping distances regardeless of road conditions.
Every element is perfect for the touch, and every sound forms a perfect balance.Plenty of convenience features help make your ride better, safer, and more enjoyable.
The Electric parking brake (EPB) makes more of the parking effort so you can make less. A simple operation of a switch turns the parking brake on and off.
An audio system equipped with Bluetooth and CD and MP3 playback function allows for high-quality sound and easy operation.
To start the car, all that's required is a press of the engine start / stop button.
The Electric chrome mirror (ECM) makes sure you're not blinded by lights reflected from the car behind you. It automatically senses and reduces the intrusion of light.
Hold your smart key as you approach the Sonata. The car will detect it. All you have to do is press the button on the door handle.
Improved front-seat ventilation not only keeps the driver and front passengers refreshed in hot weather, but lets the air temperature drop about 5.5% more than before.
Automatically sensing rainfall amount, a rain sensor and aero blade wipers control wiper speed and keep the wipers from being lifted at high speeds.
Stay networked with AUX and iPod connectivity. A USB port lets you plug in an iPod and other mobile storage devices so that you can enjoy your favorite music.
See better in the fog. The auto defogging system automatically detects windshield condensation and removes moisture to clear up the glass.