2018 Hyundai Sonata – Hyundai doesn’t want to lose off the fight in the US auto market. They try to think forward by making a new variant that American wanted. It is not surprising after a long journey in the auto market world, they finally find out the perfect recipe for a new sedan. It is called as 2018 Hyundai Sonata when it released in the future. Edmunds makes a small preview about the new Sonata and it seems that this new car is worth to wait, especially for those of you who want the alternative of mid-size sedan in the market.
This car predicted will be a serious competitor for Ford Fusion Sedan, the new Toyota Camry and also the all-new Accord. 2018 Hyundai Sonata will adopt the new face-lift model by redesigning the front bumper and change the interior panel. It will give distinct feel with warmth and comfort ambience for both driver and passengers.
2018 Hyundai Sonata Concept and Design
The concept is waiting for 6 years until it will finally release in 2018. This sedan looks fresh with new roof and has clean windows that blend perfectly from front side to the rear end. The grille looks the same with the previous model – and if it doesn’t have Hyundai logo on it people will think that it is a new Ford Fusion.
The hood has new bumper with new fenders to improve the balance of the car when it sprinted. The sides have new lines that give aerodynamic appearance with low in the front and high at the end. It has no spoiler but Hyundai ensures that the new Sonata 2018 is well-balanced.
Basically, it is a smart car that built for nimble acceleration and responsive handling. It has small size yet ergonomic, suitable for the automotive enthusiasts that crave for compact car to roam the street. Another thing to discuss is the interior that gets a new look.
We couldn’t find out the change on the inside but we are pretty sure that 2018 Hyundai Sonata has great things to offer. Plus, Hyundai has now understood that the appearance matters. They don’t want to do the same mistake by creating the dull style for their flagship.
Powertrain And Acceleration
The success of Tesla is the reason why the new Sonata will be powered by plug-in the hybrid engine. This sedan is also available in gasoline model so you can choose the one that fit with your desire. The Eco model uses 1.6-litre Turbocharged engine that will push more than 180 horsepower. This car is good for those of you who want to experience fuel-saving technology from your personal car.
But if you want more power, the 2018 Hyundai Sonata 2.0T model would be great choice since it uses 2.0-litre Turbocharged engine. The flagship is the Hybrid model that will save more fuel and give longer mileage range. It is approximately 55 mpg combined.
The gasoline model uses Atkinson cycle engine combined with direct injection technology as the fuel-saver. The price is starting at $ 18,000 for the base model and $ 24,000 for the one with Hybrid system.