Some spied picks of the new 2018 Hyundai Sonata reveals an edgier and bolder look to the new model. It also hinted at a sportier interface and aggressive poise.
When Sonata had first appeared on the market, it marked the introduction of Hyundai’s Fluidic sculpture design language. Moreover, Hyundai sedans always had that aggressive demeanor to it. This new facelift will keep all those traits intact and if anything will present its fans with a car which will be better looking than its predecessors.
2018 Hyundai Sonata Exterior Specifications
Starting off with the frontal aspect, it will incorporate a sharp hexagonal grille. It will be covered with chrome covering which will help boost up its classiness. The grille will have a honeycomb insert too as per rumors.
A large fender will be seen which will present the vehicle with a stronger appeal. Its front and rear mirrors will have character.
Along with these aspects, this new 2018 Hyundai Sonata will have five spoke alloy wheels all black. And though they appear to be small; but they are no less attractive.
To intensify its frontal gaze, new headlights with LED lighting systems will be seen. New and powerful fog Lights is also expected.
Twin exhaust pipes on both sides of its rear bumper and adequately placed tailgates will inflict a classier appearance to the back end.
Changes are also expected on the interior too. The cabin will be large and spacious. Large seats with heating systems will greet users. The seats will come with smooth pet covering. A whole new dash presentation will also catch the eyes of users. This dash will have a large touchscreen and a host of controlling systems.
The steering wheel will come with high-quality leather covering so that drivers feel utmost comfort in driving the vehicle.
As for its technological aspects, users will find: –
- New climate regulating system
- Updated infotainment system
- Dash will have a liquid crystal display
- Latest auto-play systems for Android and Apple devices
- Collision control systems and state of the art parking sensors
- Advanced navigation system
2018 Hyundai Sonata Engine Specs
This new Hyundai Sonata 2018 will come with 3 engine options.
- 6-liter powertrain with GDI technology capable of producing 178 hp. 28 mpg inside the city is likely with this engine option.
- 4-liter powertrain capable of producing 185 hp of power output. EPA- 21/30 for city/highway.
- And a 0-liter turbocharged engine for the hybrid trims with a power output of 245 hp.
All three powerplants will be mated to a 7-speed auto transmission and a 6-speed manual auto-shift.
2018 Hyundai Sonata Price, Competition, and Launch
The new 2018 Hyundai Sonata is coming out by the spring of 2018 and its price range will be $18,500- $27,500.
New 2018 Hyundai Sonata will face competition from Nissan Altima, Kia Optima, Toyota Camry, Honda Accord and Ford Fusion.