Ranked as the best 2016 midsize car by U.S. News and World Report, the Hyundai Sonata is lauded for its luxurious, full featured cabin, outstanding fuel economy, and powerful engine. It’s also considered one of the best family cars of 2016 by Kelley Blue Book, but the upscale technology and spacious interior will appeal to anyone in search of a comfortable, stylish ride. Read on to learn more about the various trim levels offered on the 2016 Hyundai Sonata.
The base model of this car, the 2016 Sonata SE, seats 5 and boasts a 185 horsepower four cylinder engine, 25/38 city/highway miles per gallon, and 16 inch alloy wheels. Standard technology features include a 7-inch touchscreen audio system, Android auto functionality with smartphone apps on your dashboard, and Bluetooth connectivity. Standard safety features include rearview camera, automatic headlight control, and blind spot mirror. You’ll also enjoy high end materials and design features like dual power heated side mirrors, six way power adjustable driver’s seat, solar control glass, and chrome accents.
The 2016 Sonata Sport is the best choice for those who want the comfort of a sedan in the appearance of a sports car. The exterior trim upgrades to 17-inch alloy wheels with sport appearance grille and bumper, along with LED running lights and leatherette door panel inserts. Those concerned about the environment can upgrade to the Eco, which features the great look of the Sport paired with 7-speed EcoShift dual clutch transmission.
The 2016 Sonata Limited adds a power tilt and slide sunroof, hands free smart trunk, and push button start. Moms will love the enhanced safety features, including Blind Spot Detection (BSD) with Rear Cross-traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist. Comfort is paramount in this model, with leather seating surfaces, woodgrain interior trim, heated front and rear seats, and dual automatic temperature control.
The 2016 Sonata Sport 2.0T doesn’t just look like a sports car–it is a sports car, complete with incredible performance features including 245 horsepower, rack-mounted motor-driven power steering, sport tuned suspension, and D-cut steering wheel with paddle shifters.
And without giving up the power of the Sport 2.0T, the Limited 2.0T provides immeasurable luxury. High end features of this automobile include panoramic sunroof, high gloss window surround, 8-inch touchscreen navigation combined with Infinity premium audio, and color trip computer.
Regardless of the Sonata trim level you choose, you’ll be happy with the incredibly spacious interior, extensive entertainment features, and rich selection of options for a sedan you can truly customize.