If you are looking for a midsize sedan with great fuel economy and ample cargo space, the Hyundai Sonata is an excellent choice. Its five seats make it perfect for families. It has a smooth and comfortable ride. Iit is known for being extremely affordable compared to other cars of size with it s standard features.
U.S. News and World Reports ranks the Sonata as the 2017 Winner of The Best Midsize Car for the Money. It was also a finalist in the 2017 Best Midsize Car for Families category. https://cars.usnews.com/cars-trucks/hyundai/sonata.
The Hyundai Sonata earned an “A” rating from Edmonds. They call the Sonata an affordable, well rounded car. According to them, the large backseat of this sedan makes it an excellent car families with children. They also state that even the most basic model of the car has a surprising number of luxury features. The base model comes with 16-inch alloy wheels, a rear lip spoiler, air-conditioning, cruise control, full power accessories, heated mirrors, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, and a 60/40 split-folding seatback. Technological features include Bluetooth, a CD player, satellite radio, a USB port and an auxiliary audio input. Safety features of the Sonora include antilock disc brakes, traction and stability control, front-seat side airbags, full-length side curtain airbags and a driver knee airbag. https://www.edmunds.com/hyundai/sonata/2017/review/
The interior of the Hyundai Sonata is free of clutter, with an efficient layout. Its touchscreen is seven inches, making it easy to read but not distracting to the driver while the car is in motion. Its navigation and entertainment interfaces are known for being user friendly. It has a five start rating in government crash tests. It also performed well on crash tests performed by Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
The Sonata is available with the following engines: 2-liter 4 electric (202 hp), 2-liter 4 hybrid (193 hp), 2.4-liter 4 (185 hp), 1.6-liter 4 turbo (178 hp), 2-liter 4 turbo (245 hp). It is known for its great fuel economy, which ranges from 30 to 36 miles on the highway, depending on which engine you opt for. The engine is protected under a ten year warrantee. The SE features automatic transmission ad front wheel drive. It has a 110 inch wheel base, a length of 191 inches, a width of 73 inches, and a height of 58 inches. It has a curb weight of 3252 pounds.
The comfort of the seats is what makes the Hyundai Sonata a great choice for families with children. They are well padded, with plenty of legroom in both the front and back seats. The 16.5 cubic feet of cargo space make it a great car for toting the kids’ gear around, while still allowing space for groceries and impromptu shopping trips. The interior of the car isn’t fancy, but it is comfortable.
The Sonata is also known for providing a quiet, smooth ride. This is another benefit that makes it great for families. It is a car that gives you a lot for its price, provides a great, no frills riding and driving experience and is extremely safe.