2018 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, Release Date and Price

Friday, September 30th 2016. | Hyundai

New Hyundai Sonata Front Angle2018 Sonata will be debuted in the marketplace as soon as possible as a new mid-size car. The South Korean manufacturer Hyundai has produced the model. First generation was introduced in 1985.

Recently, the US division of Hyundai CEO confirms that 2018 Hyundai Sonata will come out with new facelift. Besides that, this new sedan will receive high quality features and materials in both external and internal design, so the appearance is better than the current model.

2018 Hyundai Sonata Exterior

New Hyundai Sonata Side

There is no accurate announcement of new design of new Sonata. However, the automaker claims that 2018 Hyundai Sonata will reach different front fascia completely, so the design outside appearance will be elegant and awesome. As the dominant position, there will be new grille with vertical bars and logo in the middle it as well as chrome accent. Besides that, the latest HID and LED headlights have capability to throw sharp beam of light on the road, so the visibility will be better. Excellent aerodynamic properties will come out to complete the hood and windshield. The latest Hyundai Sonata is also more efficient cooling of the engine, which provided with new system of ventilation. Other attributes that will get new update are dual exhaust tips, big wheels with a unique line, coupe roofline, and much more.

2018 Hyundai Sonata Interior

New Hyundai Sonata Interior

The latest Hyundai Sonata will come out with high level of comfort and excellent drive characteristics. Premium materials and advanced technology features are available to decorate cabin. 2018 Hyundai Sonata will receive new LCD touch screen that provides Android / Apple Auto integration and navigation. All seats will be wrapped using soft materials to give more comfortable. Besides that, the seats are equipped with heating and cooling. The manufacturer also provides audio system, which has high quality.

2018 Hyundai Sonata Engine

Some unit engines are available as the optional to enhance the quality performance of new Hyundai Sonata. According to the rumor, this new sedan will take a strong specification of engine from the current model. Therefore, there is available a 2.4 liter inline 4-cylinder unit. The engine has capability to produce 185 horsepower. Another option, 2018 Hyundai Sonata will be installed with a 1.6 liter turbocharged unit, which work together with GDI technology. This unit has capability to generate 178 horsepower. However, this engine will enhance the fuel efficiency of this new Sonata around 28 mpg in the city. Unfortunately, the latest Hyundai Sonata has not a V6 unit. The other rumor mentions that this new sedan will have a new 2.0 liter twin turbocharged engine to deliver 245 horsepower. As the result, the fuel consumption will be 21 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway. Officially, the automaker has no confirmed the engine types for new Sonata. However, the other one said that new Sonata would be a hybrid model with turbocharged unit that used in Eco modification. Therefore, the hybrid model will be equipped with capacious battery and powerful electric motor that have capability to increase the fuel economy up to 45 mpg in the city.

2018 Hyundai Sonata Release Date and Price

There is speculation that 2018 Hyundai Sonata will arrive in the dealerships around the fourth quarter of 2017. In this segment, this new sedan will be more competitive, so the base price will be slightly enhanced around $22,000 for the standard trim car.