New Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai launched the latest generation Sonata in March this year in India. This is the 3rd iteration of Sonata we are seeing in India.

First Sonata:

The first Sonata Gold was launched in 2001 in India and carried over till 2005.

Hyundai Sonata Gold. Pic Source: Wikipedia


Second Sonata: 

Hyundai revamped the Sonata and the new look Sonata was named as Sonata Embera. Many people commented that it looked similar to the then Honda Accord.

Hyundai Sonata Embera: Pic Source: Wikipedia

Latest Sonata:

Sonata in its latest avatar has grown in size and now looks absolutely thrilling. However, till now Hyundai has only launched the car in 2 petrol versions and there is no diesel version as such. It comes in two variants – the 6-speed manual transmission and 6-speed automatic transmission. We have covered the latest Hyundai Sonata’s features in another article.

MotorBash Hyundai Sonata
New Hyundai Sonata


New Sonata Specifications:

New Hyundai Sonata Specifications
New Hyundai Sonata Specifications


Hyundai Sonata’s Price in India:

Hyundai Sonata 2.4GDi Manual Transmission : 21 lac to 23 lac
Hyundai Sonata 2.4 GDi Automatic Transmission: 23 lac to 26 lac

*Approx onroad prices in various cities of India


Major Competition:

  1. Honda Accord (4 cylinder): 2.4L, 177BHP, 22.2 Kgm, 23 lac to 27 lac*
  2. Skoda Superb 1.8 TSI: 1.8L, 160BHP, 25.5Kgm, 20 lac to 26 lac*
  3. Toyota Camry: 2,4L, 167BHP, 22.8Kgm, 24 lac to 30 lac*

* Approximate On-Road Prices in various cities of India.


Hyundai Sonata Gallery : 46 Pictures
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