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2008 Hyundai Sonata

2008 Nissan Altima

  2008 Hyundai Sonata 4-door Sedan V6 Auto GLS Angular Front Exterior View 2008 Nissan Altima 2-door Coupe I4 Man S Front Exterior View
MSRP
$17,670
$18,620
Invoice $16,949 $18,243
MPG
City/Highway
19/31 19/33
Rating
7.2
/ 10
TCC Rating
8.4
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line If you can live without top-level refinement and the absolutely latest technology, 2008 Hyundai Sonata is a fine little mid-size sedan, and considering its price, a genuine value. Read Full Review The 2008 Nissan Altima is a little sportier, though not less sensible. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Value, value, value
  • Exterior styling
  • Overall presentation
  • Strong warranty protection

Dislikes:

  • Interior could be better finished
  • Could be quieter

Likes:

  • Base four-cylinder model is peppier than rivals
  • Very fuel-efficient with four-cylinder and CVT automatic
  • Especially torquey V-6 can keep up with some sports-cars
  • Crisp, responsive handling

Dislikes:

  • Back-seat not especially roomy
  • No way to avoid gimmicky keyless ignition system
  • Four-cylinder models don’t include stability control
Crash Test Ratings
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