2016 Hyundai Sonata

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2016 Hyundai Sonata Ratings
82
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Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
82
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
85/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Great
83/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Average
75/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Not Rated
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

Best Midsize Car of 2016

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Midsize Car
Rating
#3 Hyundai Sonata
82

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2016 Hyundai Sonata after 90-days of ownership.
  • Ease of getting in and out of the vehicle
  • The vehicle's voice recognition and bluetooth
  • Rear visibility

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2016 Hyundai Sonata during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Vehicle acceleration
  • Vehicle's handling on curves
  • How the interior materials feel

Performance Specs

MPG City

23 - 28

MPG Hwy

32 - 38

Horsepower

178 - 245

Transmission

6 speed, Automatic w/OD, 7 speed, Auto-Shift Manual w/OD

Engine

Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4, Regular Unleaded I-4

Drivetrain

Front Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2016 Hyundai Sonata Review

Overview
Live comfortably within your means – very comfortably in the 2016 Hyundai Sonata. In a sea of same Sonata pleasantly surprises with a bigger best-in-class interior smarter tech and luxury you’d only dreamt of… until now. It’s Edmunds Top Rated and comes with America’s best warranty. So you can get a whole lot more than you bargained for. Choose from 6 models starting at $21 750 for the SE the top of the line Limited 2.0T starts at $34 075. Sonata’s sleek exterior isn’t just a statement Its eco-friendly. The Fluidic Sculpture design improves fuel efficiency through the lowest drag coefficient of any mid-sized non-hybrid. You’ll revel in uncommon convenience. Sonata’s available Hands-free Smart Trunk is an exclusive for its class. Plus get your tech on and never miss a beat with Android Auto… standard on all models. Along with class-leading space Sonata also boasts a 2016 NHTSA 5-Star Overall Crash Safety Rating. Choose from a wealth of colors and trim options to customize a Sonata that’s right for you. This one is hard to beat. Get into the Sonata and sit in the lap of luxury.
Technology
Int/Tech Classified by the EPA as a large car this midsized sedan has roomy space for 5 plus cargo. Sonata will exceed your expectations with premium features like a 7-inch color touchscreen and 8-way power driver’s seat… standard on most models. Your apps aren’t along for the ride they’re part of it with Android Auto. Available touchscreen navigation and rearview camera are just a few options to sweeten the deal. Hyundai’s Blue Link comes standard and adds another level of convenience to your commute.
Safety
Drive with confidence knowing Sonata boasts a 2016 NHTSA 5-Star Overall Crash Safety Rating. The rearview camera comes standard making it easier to back down the driveway or navigate the parking lot. Additional standard features come in handy when the unexpected happens. Don’t forget about Sonata’s 9 airbags including the innovative driver’s knee airbag. Want more? Additional available features add another level of safety.
Performance
Sonata delivers a rewarding ride across its 6 models from the SE to the Eco to the Sport. The standard 2.4 liter GDI engine offers up to 185 horsepower. Need more? The available 245-horsepower turbocharged engine is sure to give you the power you’re craving. More concerned about your gas mileage? Then the fuel-efficient engine in the Eco is for you. Customize your drive even more at the touch of a button with Drive Mode Select. Why not get exactly what you want?

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