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Selected Style 4-Door Sedan 2.4L Manual GLS *Ltd Avail*
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Manual GLS 24 35 $18,593 $19,395
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic GLS 22 35 $19,538 $20,395
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic GLS PZEV 22 35 $19,538 $20,395
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic SE 22 35 $21,578 $22,795
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Automatic SE 22 33 $23,026 $24,345
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic Ltd 22 35 $23,847 $25,495
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic Ltd PZEV 22 35 $23,847 $25,495
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic Ltd PZEV w/Wine Int 22 35 $23,847 $25,495
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic Ltd w/Wine Int 22 35 $23,847 $25,495
4-Door Sedan 2.4L Automatic Hybrid 34 39 $24,383 $25,795
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Automatic Ltd 22 33 $25,465 $27,245
4-Door Sedan 2.0L Automatic Ltd w/Wine Int 22 33 $25,465 $27,245
Invoice Price
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
Monthly Payment Estimate
$323 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2011 Hyundai Sonata takes some smart styling and performance risks to raise its profile.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 24 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 35 mpg
EPA Classification Large Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Hip Room (in) 54.9
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 103.8
Second Head Room (in) 37.8
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.7
Front Leg Room (in) 45.5
Passenger Capacity 5
Front Hip Room (in) 55.2
Second Leg Room (in) 34.6
Front Head Room (in) 40.0
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Front (in) 62.9
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.5
Length, Overall (in) 189.8
Height, Overall (in) 57.9
Track Width, Rear (in) 62.9
Wheelbase (in) 110.0
Liftover Height (in) - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 72.2
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.4
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 0.4
Brake Type Pwr-Assisted
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.8 x 1.1
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 14.5
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 35.8
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.94
Rear Tire Order Code NA
Front Tire Size P205/65R16
Spare Tire Size T125/80D16
Front Tire Order Code NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA
Rear Tire Size P205/65R16
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3161
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 2.7
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 184 @ 4250
Engine Order Code NA
Displacement 2.4L/144
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 198 @ 6300
Engine Type Gas I4
Fuel System GDI
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 24
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 28
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.27
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.70
Trans Type 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.03
Trans Description Cont. Again NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.59
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.93
Trans Order Code NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.25-4.33
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Vehicle Name Hyundai Sonata
Body Style 4 Door Sedan
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.94
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front MacPherson
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 0.59
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Stabilizer Bar
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 7
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 6.5
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
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