The company Hyundai has officially unveiled the eighth generation Sonata sedan. This refers to local, Korean version of the new items, because it all happened in the framework of the motor show in Seoul.
On the exterior and interior of the new “Sonata” portal “Behind the Wheel – Kuban” already told you, but the motor gamma innovations were “classified.” Now it became known that the new Hyundai Sonata will receive in the domestic market, the 1.6-liter gasoline turbo with 180 forces, a few of which will be a six-speed “?? mechanics” and 8-step “automatic” option.
In addition, showed a hybrid variant of the Hyundai Sonata. It has a 2.0-liter engine and electric motor. The company noted that the new hybrid consumes just 5 liters of fuel per 100 kilometers in the combined cycle is 10% less than the previous generation.
A distinctive feature of the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is mounted in the roof of the solar panel, through which the batteries are recharged, and an additional up to 1300 kilometers per year. Externally, the hybrid “Sonata” the new generation has a reduced front grille with horizontal chrome slats.
Recall Hyundai Sonata new generation will have. The Russian version of the new “Sonatas” will be on a full cycle to produce Kaliningrad “Avtotor”. About the prices, specifications and date of start of sales will be announced later.