The presentation for American journalists, the Hyundai company showed a camouflaged version of the sedan Sonata in the “charged” modification of the N Line. Earlier it was rumored that the model will be N four-wheel drive version with a capacity of over 300 HP, but the automaker from this idea was abandoned.
Hyundai Sonata N Line will be equipped with a gasoline 2.5-liter four-cylinder turbo engine with a capacity of 294 HP (420 N·m). The engine will be combined with eight-speed “robot” with two clutches and front-wheel drive with electronic simulation locking front differential.
In addition to the powerful motor, “charged” Sonata will get 19-inch wheels, increased brake discs and two-forked branch pipe of the exhaust system.
The interior will make a more sporty due to the installation of the rudder with a thicker rim and petals shifter, seats with increased lateral support and use of large amounts of red stitching.
In the U.S. market Hyundai Sonata N Line will go on sale in the fall of 2020. The sedan will be fully open a little sooner.