The 2016 Hyundai Sonata is produced by the South Korean manufacturer Hyundai since 1985 Hyundai Sonata mid-size car has given a complete refresh mid-cycle for the last model year. Slightly longer and wider than the previous model, the redesigned Sonata falls at last year’s Fluidic Sculpture design language Hyundai 2.0 with a new front fascia with a hexagonal grille inspired by the greatest Genesis, a revised bumper and new headlights. On the back, the updates from new taillights and a redesigned trunk lid, while the colors of the additional color and light-alloy wheel designs complete the updates.
2016 Hyundai Sonata Features
In Irvine, California, style, Hyundai Sonata has striking plate, which takes a few subtle clues of sporty look, coupe-like first-generation Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class. The sinuous and organic shape is a generic example of the language “Fluidic Sculpture 2.0” design that has become a feature of recent Hyundai models.
The attractive look continues inside, where it has a squared design allows a wider center console and a convenient switch placement. Fit and finish is very good, even if the quality of materials is only the passengers in the rear seats and medium place margin due to the fast roof-line somewhat limited. Passenger compartment is more than enough in most other respects, and center sizer Hyundai offers 16.3 cubic feet of cargo space.
The Sonata is with Blue Link telematics service that can spec’d to deliver voice text messaging, web search interest point for downloading the Hyundai and automatic crash notification, in addition to human trafficking, weather, restaurant and information of the gas station nearby. A special application transforms a compatible smartphone into a remote control that can be used to turn on and off the car, turn rear window defroster or set climate control settings, features that home-owners for cold climates be sure to enjoy.
In addition, the Sonata with Apple carplay, a system that is to make the driver calls, with cards, listen to the music available and all news access on the touch screen eight inches from the car allows to be ordered. Carplay was designed to work with iPhone, iPhone 5s 5c and iPhone 5 with the latest version of iOS 7.
2016 Hyundai Sonata Engine
The entry-level engine in the Sonata is a direct-injection 2.4-liter four-cylinder that makes 190 hp and 179 lb-ft. Torque. Rated fuel economy at 24 mpg city and 35 mpg on the highway. The Sonata Eco is supplied power from a 1.6L 4-cylinder turbocharged engine that provide 177 hp and 195 lb-ft. Torque. Power transmission to the front wheels via a new seven-speed dual clutch that allows the return to center sizer Hyundai 28 mpg city, 38 mpg on the highway and 32 mpg in the cycle transmitted from the handset.
Instead with a V6 engine choices as the level-up, the Sonata uses a 2.0-liter turbocharged four that direct injection and a turbocharger used to produce 274 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of twist. This mill is rated at 22 mpg city and 33 mpg on the highway on regular gasoline. The 2.4-liter turbo and 2.0 liter are equipped with a six-speed automatic. 1.6 l is together in a new dual-clutch transmission with seven gears.
2016 Hyundai Sonata Trim Levels
The 2016 Hyundai Sonata offers naturally aspirated four trim levels (SE, Eco, Sport, Limited), while the turbo four offered in various trim level called 2.0T Sport. Each liner can be controlled by at least one option package. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata SE entry loaded Sonata LED daytime running lights, remote central locking, a height-adjustable front passenger seat, air conditioning, a tilt and telescoping multifunction steering wheel, cruise control, auto window / bottom side driver, an AM / FM / CD / MP3 audio with six speakers, AUX and iPod inputs and selectable steering by the driver.
The 2016 Hyundai Sonata SE can be ordered with Popular Equipment Package includes automatic headlights Hyundai, a seat 10-way power driver lumbar support, rear view camera, a color touch screen and a five-inch wafer replacement. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Eco is integrated as standard in the center console five-inch color touch screen, automatic headlamps, a 10-way driver seat electrically adjustable, chrome strips on the radiator grille and a rear view camera. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Eco can a technology group that complements a long list of amenities, including a Blind Spot Detection System with Rear Cross Traffic Alert lane changing assistant, a cover speakerphone boat, chrome door handles are fitted externally, a proximity key and leather interior with heated front seats.
Stepping on the Sport trim adds 17-inches alloy wheels mounted on all-season tires, exhausts a specific grille, chrome-tipped dual, side skirts, heated mirrors with integrated turn signals, heated front seats, interior door handles Chrome and individual interior trim. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Sport with the optional premium group are composed of an angle detection system ordered with rear Death Cross Traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist, exterior chrome door handles, open trunk hands free, a proximity key, a push-button ignition, the sport seats along leather upholstery and fabric inserts, leather steering wheel and gear knob, a dual-zone A / C and a car to the top of the window / aisle passenger.
Buyer for more functionality, an additional cost technology package that brings an eight-inch touch-screen navigation, voice control technology of Apple Siri Eyes Free integration, a telematics system Blue Links, a 4.2-inch LCD Order-in integrated dashboard and auto-dimming rear-view mirror. The technology package can be ordered only if the aforementioned premium package is selected.
The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Limited packs all the features included popular SE Package equipment, plus a wide range of optional extras, including a Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist, exterior chrome door handles, the lid secure hands-free, -for a pressure ignition, a proximity key, faux wood paneling inside, leather seats, a power passenger seat electrically adjustable six-way, rear air vents, sills metal and a premium audio system with seven speakers.
Buyers can a limited Sonata technology package that glossy screen bezel, a panoramic sunroof, xenon headlights, an eight-inch touch-screen navigation, Infinity audio system with ten 400-watt speakers, screen brings order 4.2-inch LCD in the dashboard, a heated steering wheel and a Blue Link telematics system. 2016 Hyundai Sonata Limited models are equipped with the technology package, as intelligent control speed can continue with the ultimate package that includes equipment, to improve, Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Warning, an electronic parking brake, to upgrade brakes, rear parking sensors, automatic high beams.
The range-topping Sport Sonata 2.0T delivers all the features in the sports version included, as well as a sport suspension, shift paddles mounted behind the steering wheel, LED taillights, HID headlights, upgraded brakes, a rear air diffuser, steering motor, quad tailpipes, a proximity key, a specific dashboard trim and interior trim size.
The 2016 Hyundai Sonata 2.0T Sport can be complemented by the final package, equipment, such as a panoramic sunroof, intelligent cruise control, forward Collision Warning, a lane departure warning system, an electronic parking brake, an eight-inch touchscreen are fitted navigation, heated rear seats, a 400-watt Infinity audio system along 10 speakers, ventilated front seats and the driver’s seat memory.
2016 Hyundai Sonata Safety
Each 2016 Hyundai Sonata model comes standard with driver knee airbags plus traction and stability control systems, active front head restraints, electronic brake force distribution and brake assist double-sided, front side and side curtain airbags.