Recently, the US division of Hyundai CEO confirms that 2018 Hyundai Sonata will come out with a 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 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. The first generation was introduced in 1985.
2018 Hyundai Sonata Exterior
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 to have the capability to throw a 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 the more efficient cooling of the engine, which provided with a new system of ventilation. Other attributes that will get the new update are dual exhaust tips, big wheels with a unique line, coupe roofline, and much more.
2018 Hyundai Sonata Interior
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 an audio system, which has high quality. The latest Hyundai Sonata will come out with a high level of comfort and excellent drive characteristics. Premium materials and advanced technology features are available to decorate cabin.
2018 Hyundai Sonata Engine
According to the rumor, this new sedan will take a strong specification of the engine from the current model. Therefore, there is available a 2.4-liter inline 4-cylinder unit. The engine has the capability to produce 185 horsepower. Another option, 2018 Hyundai Sonata will be installed with a 1.6-liter turbocharged unit, which works together with GDI technology. This unit has the 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 a turbocharged unit that used in Eco modification. Therefore, the hybrid model will be equipped with a capacious battery and a powerful electric motor that have the capability to increase the fuel economy up to 45 mpg in the city. Some unit engines are available as the optional to enhance the quality performance of new Hyundai Sonata.
2018 Hyundai Sonata Price And Release Date
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. There is speculation that 2018 Hyundai Sonata will arrive in the dealerships around the fourth quarter of 2017.