2016 Hyundai Sonata hybrid

2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid was scheduled for release in 2015 as a 2016 year model, but latest information indicates that its release might be delayed until 2016. Despite the long wait, this delay might yield great results in producing a totally redesigned Hyundai Sonata. Most probably, the automakers could have delayed its release to create more time to make a perfect 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. Previous generations of Hyundai Sonata gained a positive response in the market when it was first introduced, and this trend has been maintained in all its models. This aspect has prompted the automakers to make plans to release yet another model, the seventh generation which will be a 2016 year model. The manufacturers are planning to include a lot of changes which will improve this cars’ performance. In fact, there are expectations of a hybrid model, thus the name 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid.

2016 Hyundai Sonata front


This 2016 Hyundai Sonata will be offered in an excellent style. It is expected to acquire some modern features which will improve its comfort. The 2016 Sonata Hybrid will come with a wider and a longer body. This mid-size sedan will have a new front with hexagonal chrome grille and new tail lamps. In addition, the company is planning to redesign its bumper and trunk, and also some new LED headlights. It will be offered in a number of colors for the prospective buyers to choose from. Moreover, it will be equipped with new alloy wheels but the size is still unknown. Designers of the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid will give it a new roofline. This means that its rear headroom will be reduces. Nevertheless, the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid will have ample seating and leg room space. To date, not much is known about the new and redesigned interior features, but they are expected to be of superior quality. Since this car is being redesigned to try and maintain its ratings in the auto world, it is therefore going to be given the much needed attention in terms of its interior features.

2016 Hyundai Sonata interior


General Motors in conjunction with Hyundai Sonata have hinted that this car be offered in three models. The first model will come with a 2.4-liter engine with six speed automatic transmission system. This base model’s engine is expected to generate 25 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway. The second model will come with a 2.0-liter turbo engine which generates 23 mpg in town and 32 mpg on the highway. The third option will be a hybrid model which is a new feature in this car series. This hybrid engine is believed to be quite interesting. This is because this hybrid model is being introduced to compete with other hybrid and Eco cars. The expected engine in this hybrid model is a 1.6-liter 4 cylinder and a 7 speed automatic transmission system with dual clutch feature. This combination is being compared to an electric motor. Its fuel economy is expected to be 28 mpg in the city and 38 mpg on the highway.

2016 Hyundai Sonata rear

2016 Hyundai Sonata: Price and Release Date

2016 Hyundai Sonata is likely to be launched sometime in 2016. During its release, it is expected to cost about $ 26 500 for the base model and $ 32 000 for the higher trim levels.

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