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The estimated fuel economy of the 2018 Hyundai Sonata SE variant is 39 mpg city/45 highway/42 combined, the automaker said.
New sheet metal, a revised trim and pricing strategy and a focus on refinement round out the Hyundai Sonata's notable upgrades. But they can do only so much to change the car's fortunes.
Hyundai learned a lesson on its outgoing Sonata having to do with too much of a good thing.
Hyundai will recall about 978,000 Sonata cars in the U.S. because of a seat belt glitch that has led to one minor injury.
Hyundai is counting on a freshened Sonata to reverse a drop in sales of a model struggling to stand out in a shrinking midsize sedan segment.
In Geneva: Bentley EV surprise, Superfast Ferrari, Subaru Crosstrek, E-class family reunion, Lofty concept; VW's chief rebuffs Sergio; Sportier Sonata; Real retailers, fake photos.
From NY: Genesis plots CUV course with GV80 concept, a 'sure-footed' Hyundai Sonata, double win for Jaguar F-Pace, 707-hp Jeep; GM retooling downtime; Maserati U.S. HQ move?
Buick, Lexus back on top in service satisfaction; VW exec must stay in jail until Jan. trial; VW law firm raided; Calif. digs in on emissions rules; Sonata recall | BMW i8 Spyder'd.
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