Very often these cars are rebuilt and sold by deceptive sellers who fail to disclose or even try to hide the salvage information. The car inherits many styling features from Hyundai's Concept unveiled at the 2013 New York International Auto Show. A panoramic sunroof offered on the Limited Premium Package. No matter which model you choose, the warranty coverage is very strong: five years or 50,000 miles basic, and ten years or 100,000 miles on the powertrain. Safety Hyundai has packed the Sonata with standard safety features in the past few years, and competitors are only now beginning to do the same. S, sales in Korea failed to meet expectations. There was a version of the Stellar known as the Stellar 88 launched to celebrate the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.
In 1987 Hyundai added two tone color schemes and a trip computer option but sales soon went down and the car was discontinued in December of that year. Regardless of which model you choose, the brake pedal provides very natural progression. Other Cars to Consider Like the Sonata, the offers a smooth, comfortable ride and refined engines. It included cruise control, power seats, head lamp washers, power brakes, electric operated adjustable side mirrors and chrome bumper trims. This model is only available in the Chinese market and comes with a 1. Ever since this generation of Sonata made its debut in 2006, interior space has been significantly better relative to other mid-size sedans. Owners may contact Hyundai Custom Care Center at 1-800-633-5151.
Considering cumulative sales in the U. Redesigned gauges feature a blue backlight, and a touch-screen navigation system, optional on the Limited trim level only, includes satellite radio capability. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 1,712,336. Archived from on 1 July 2012. This powertrain is shared with the 2011. The Car Connection, Paul Eisenstein.
Engine and transmission choices include the 2. Power and Associates Power Circle Ratings do not include all information used to determine J. The 2009 Sonata comes standard with side-impact airbags for the front seats, side curtain airbags, an electronic stability system, and active head restraints for the front seats. The new Sonata features a high level of standard equipment. The Sonata Hybrid combines a 2. Here's how to disable adblocking on our site.
Archived from on 9 October 2011. Originally, in April 2013, Hyundai recalled 1,059,824 model year 2007-2009 Accent and Tucson, model year 2007-2010 Elantra, model year 2007-2011 Santa Fe, model year 2008-2009 Veracruz, model year 2010-2011 Genesis Coupe, and model year 2011 Sonata vehicles. Send Mike an Hide full review. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 1,712,336. The company's first all-aluminum engine, dubbed , debuted in the new Sonata. A Driver Selectable Steering Mode was standard on all trims.
Current statistics show that a large percentage of all cars on the road have a negative history. In Australia and New Zealand, Hyundai have reverted to the use of the Sonata badge, replacing the i45 badge that was used only on the sixth generation Sonata in that market. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 110. Some cars had to be recalled because of manufacturing defects that affected safety. The car also takes interior and exterior styling based on the 2014. The called the Magentis outside of the United States was based on the same automobile platform of this generation of Sonata and shared the same doors and some other panels.
Taller adults in particular may feel that they sit too close to the steering wheel, even with the telescopic steering column set to its furthest forward position. In the affected vehicles, the stop lamp switch may malfunction. Other standard features added in the refresh include standard and for rear passengers. Power and Associates and is protected by U. And free is good, right? The production version was sold as the Hyundai Sonata Transform in Korea, and the model debuted elsewhere as an 'early' 2009 model.
The styling is less conservative and more pronounced compared to the previous generation. Safety features include antilock brakes, stability control, traction control, front side-impact airbags, full-length curtain airbags, and active front head restraints. All come standard with a 2. Hyundai first introduced this car to the market at The 6th China Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition in 2008. Limited models have standard front and rear heated seats, the first such offering in this segment. The fastback style recalls the sedans of the mid 1930s and the 1940s, a trend that made those sedans most famous for, while the C-shaped taillamps, which are also found in the 2018 and the have been compared to and paid homage to the of the 1950s.
It was sold in New Zealand right hand drive with the 1. The exact text will differ depending on the actual application you have running. After a comprehensive mid-cycle refresh last year that included a new four-cylinder engine, a substantially redesigned interior, and an update of available tech features, the Sonata carries into 2010 with no significant changes. Archived from on 27 September 2007. Mileage rollback is one of the most occurring types of fraud in the selling process of used cars.
For sensible transportation at a good price, the Sonata ranks high in my book. And thanks for reading Autoblog. This may lead to detachment of one of the rear control arms. Last year the Sonata got a light touch-up at the front and rear, with most of the sedan's sheetmetal carried over; that's fine as the Sonata is nicely proportioned, if a bit conservative. Archived from on 24 February 2010. The front seats in any of the versions are quite comfortable but a bit flat, while in terms of backseat space the 2010 Sonata qualifies as a large car, like the Honda Accord, with the backseat contoured just right. Furthermore, a timing chain was introduced along with a new six-speed automatic transmission.