2020 Hyundai Sonata: Boring sedan turned into sleek “4-door coupe”

2020 Hyundai Sonata: Boring sedan turned into sleek “4-door coupe”

Posted: Mar 8, 2019

The Hyundai Sonata has swung between boring and interesting many times over its life, the 2020 Sonata is on the interesting side.

Hyundai Sonata (2020, eighth generation) photos

Hyundai Sonata (2020, eighth generation) photos

Posted: Mar 7, 2019

The 2020 Hyundai Sonata has a dramatic new Sensuous Sportiness design, high class interior, hidden driving lights, and a 2.4L I4 or a 2L turbo I4.

Hyundai Avatar concept (1998, EF, fourth generation Sonata) photos

Hyundai Avatar concept (1998, EF, fourth generation Sonata) photos

Posted: Jan 2, 2019

The 1998 Hyundai Avatar concept previewed the fourth generation Sonata (EF), which had a new platform, more distinctive styling and an option 2.7L V6.

Hyundai Sonata Eco (2014, LF, seventh generation, USA) photos

Hyundai Sonata Eco (2014, LF, seventh generation, USA) photos

Posted: Aug 27, 2017

The 2015 Hyundai Sonata Eco has a 1.6-liter turbo I4 with 178hp (133kW) and 195 lb-ft (264Nm), a 7-speed DCT, and 16-inch wheels with Hankook Kinergy tires.

Hyundai Sonata (2014, LF, seventh generation) photos

Hyundai Sonata (2014, LF, seventh generation) photos

Posted: May 17, 2017

After the radical YF (sixth gen) Sonata, Hyundai took a turn back to conservative with the seventh gen (LF) Sonata. Only available with 4-cylinder engines.

2018 Hyundai Sonata facelift: Sportier front and rear for family sedan

2018 Hyundai Sonata facelift: Sportier front and rear for family sedan

Posted: May 8, 2017

The seventh generation Hyundai Sonata is safe, dependable family transport, but it’s duller than dull. For 2018, it’s been given a sporty facelift.

2018 Hyundai Sonata vs 2015-17: Differences in photo comparison

2018 Hyundai Sonata vs 2015-17: Differences in photo comparison

Posted: May 2, 2017

For the 2018 model year, the sixth-generation Hyundai Sonata has been given a significant makeover. See all the changes in this side-by-side comparison.

Hyundai Sonata 2.0T (2015, LF, seventh generation, USA) photos

Hyundai Sonata 2.0T (2015, LF, seventh generation, USA) photos

Posted: May 1, 2017

The seventh-gen Hyundai Sonata was launched in 2014, and has a more conservative body than the YF. The 2.0t has 245hp (183kW) and 260 lb-ft (353Nm).

Hyundai Sonata (2018 facelift, LF, seventh generation, USA) photos

Hyundai Sonata (2018 facelift, LF, seventh generation, USA) photos

Posted: Apr 29, 2017

The 2018 Hyundai Sonata has been given a big facelift with a more aggressive front and rear, with new hood, lamps, grille, bumper, and trunk lid.

Hyundai Sonata (LF, 2014, seventh generation, KDM) photos

Hyundai Sonata (LF, 2014, seventh generation, KDM) photos

Posted: Nov 7, 2016

The seventh generation Hyundai Sonata is much more conservative than the breakout sixth-gen model. Available only with I4 gas, hybrid, and diesel engines.