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2015 Hyundai Sonata

Completely redesigning a vehicle competing in a fiercely contested segment requires delicately balancing styling, performance, safety, efficiency, innovation, passenger comfort and pricing, while simultaneously not alienating model loyalists. In other words, it's no simple task. Automakers generally follow one of two paths. Some take a conservative approach and choose to raise each bar marginally, in an effort to appease all and estrange none. Others strategically take risks and focus on specific attributes in an attempt to shift perception about their vehicle. With its all-new 2015... Read More

Vital Stats

Engine:
Turbo 2.0L I4
Power:
245 HP / 260 LB-FT
Transmission:
6-Speed Auto
Base Price:
$21,150
As-Tested Price:
$29,385
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