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The 2017 Hyundai Sonata is a midsize family sedan that continues to deliver comfort, fuel economy, and state of the art technology. Combining powerful engines and precise handling, the Sonata is ideal for a quick jaunt to the store, daily commutes, and even longer road trips. A spacious interior provides plenty of room for adult passengers, offering plenty of head and leg room for four. Well-padded, comfortable seats, a quiet interior, and a user-friendly navigation system ensures a fun and reliable trip, no matter where ou are headed. The long list of standard features and excellent safety features makes this a perfect car for growing families on the go. Consider these questions when shopping for a new 2017 Hyundai Sonata.8 Active Questions | Add a Question
The Sonata comes with a 10-year engine warranty offered standard, making this family midsize sedan as reliable as it is fun to drive.
There are several trims offered with the Sonata: Base, SE, Sport, Eco, Limited, Sport 2.0T and Limited 2.0T trim levels. There is also a hybrid version available.
The SE, Sport, Eco, and Limited trim packages include state of the art technology and luxurious upgrades. These can include a rearview camera, a 7-inch touchscreen display, Bluetooth audio streaming, the Blue Link system with smartphone integration, blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alert systems, leather upholstery, an eight-way power driver seat and dual-zone automatic climate control.
The Hyundai Sonata offers three engines: the 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that comes with the base, SE, Sport and Limited models, the turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that come with the 2.0T models, and the Eco, which features a a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. All Sonatas have front-wheel drive, and all except the Eco have a six-speed automatic transmission.
Standard features on the base model include full power accessories, heated mirrors, Bluetooth connectivity, a CD player, satellite radio, a USB port and an auxiliary audio input.
The Sonata has received excellent crash test ratings. In government crash tests, the Sonata earned five stars. while the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety gave Sonata earned the top rating of "Good" in a variety of tests.
Fuel economy is impressive with the 2017 Hyundai Sonata, regardless of the trim package and engine. The 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine is rated at an EPA-estimated 29 miles per gallon combined, while the 2.0T models are rated at an EPA-estimated 26 mpg combined. The Eco rates a 31 miles per gallon combined.
Safety features on the Sonata include antilock disc brakes, traction and stability control, and front and side airbags, all standard. On all trim levels except the Base package, Sonatas come with a rearview camera and Hyundai's Blue Link emergency system, which includes roadside assistance, crash response, remote door lock control and a monitoring feature for parents with teenage driver.