2017 HYUNDAI SONATA HYBRID OFFERS ENHANCED AUDIO, MULTIMEDIA FUNCTION AND CONNECTIVITY

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 12, 2016 – Sonata Hybrid receives a series of audio and multimedia enhancements for 2017, including a incomparable seven-inch high-resolution tone touchscreen arrangement audio, customary HD radio, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and next-generation Blue Link. Sonata Hybrid is built during Hyundai’s Asan, South Korea public plant.


2017 Pricing

* Freight charges are $835

POWERTRAIN
The heart of a 2017 Sonata Hybrid is a 2.0-liter Nu GDI four-cylinder engine joined with a six-speed involuntary delivery that houses a absolute 38 kW electric engine and purchase where a torque converter would routinely be found. Sonata Hybrid’s Transmission-Mounted Electrical Device (TMED) delivers a same responsive, enchanting pushing characteristics Sonata owners pattern while improving fuel economy by a use of a incomparable electric motor.

This innovative delivery uses an electric oil pump, that helps urge efficiency. It is probable for Sonata Hybrid to work only on electric energy during speeds adult to 75 mph by decoupling a gasoline engine from a rest of a drivetrain.

Sonata Hybrid’s Nu engine produces 154 horsepower and 140 lb. ft. of torque. The electric engine produces 38 kW (51 horsepower) and 151 lb. ft. of torque. Hybrid complement net energy is 193 horsepower during 6,000 rpm. Sonata Hybrid SE achieves an EPA-estimated 39 mpg in a city, 45 mpg on a highway and a sum EPA-estimated rating of 42 mpg. The Sonata Hybrid’s sum estimated operation is some-more than 650 miles underneath customary pushing conditions.

The lithium-ion polymer battery container ability is 1.62 kWh and a battery container fits underneath a case floor, that allows for a prosaic case building as good as accessible 60/40 split-folding back seats. 2017 Sonata Hybrid offers best-in-class load volume during 13.3 cu. ft., interjection to a compress battery container measure and fit design. Locating a battery container underneath a case building helps urge load volume and sum interior volume.

DESIGN
2017 Sonata Hybrid has an unusually low fellow of drag of 0.24, a lowest in a industry. A particular instrument cluster with a 4.2-inch tone LCD multi-purpose arrangement provides Hybrid drivers with additional information about a hybrid system’s operation.

Sonata Hybrid will offer an all-new tone palette, with mid-model year availability, including Hyper White, Nocturne Black, Metropolis Gray, Ion Silver, Cosmopolitan Red, Astral Blue and Skyline Blue. Interior tone choices embody gray and beige in cloth or leather seating configurations and an additional Blue Pearl choice for leather seats. Sonata Hybrids versed with Blue Pearl leather seats will embody contrariety stitching and trim accent pieces.

SAFETY FEATURES
2017 Sonata Hybrid comes customary with 7 airbags, including a driver’s knee airbag. Electronic Stability Control, Vehicle Stability Management, Traction Control, ABS and a Tire Pressure Monitoring System with particular tire vigour arrangement and a rearview camera are also standard. Projector headlamps are customary while HID headlamps are available.

Hyundai engineers implemented many active reserve technologies for a Sonata Hybrid to support drivers and assistance forestall accidents. No longer indifferent for oppulance cars, modernized reserve technologies such as Forward Collision Warning, Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Lane Change Assist and a Lane Departure Warning System are all accessible in this midsize sedan.

Sonata Hybrid’s modernized Blind Spot Detection complement is designed to warning drivers of an coming car in a subsequent line if a spin vigilance is activated. Drivers are initial alerted of a car in a blind mark by warning lights in a side mirrors. When a spin vigilance is activated, a Lane Change Assist complement determines a shutting speed of any car in a adjacent line to establish if a line change is safe. If a complement determines a car in a other line is shutting too quickly, it sounds an heard alarm to advise a motorist that a line change is unsafe. The Lane Departure Warning System uses a forward-facing camera to commend line markers. If a complement detects a car is headed outward a line markers, a warning on a instrument cluster illuminates and an heard sound alerts a driver.

Rear Cross-traffic Alert (RCTA) is another underline subsequent from a Sonata Hybrid’s modernized Blind Spot Detection system. RCTA scans a areas to any side of a Sonata Hybrid when drivers are subsidy out of parking spaces. If a complement detects another car is coming from a side, a Sonata motorist is given an heard alert. This complement is another apparatus that helps Sonata drivers implement active reserve technologies.

CONVENIENCE TECHNOLOGY
The Sonata Hybrid delivers a preference record one would pattern in a oppulance car in an impossibly fit mid-size hybrid sedan. Hyundai’s Hands-free Smart Trunk is accessible on a Hybrid as good as an electronic parking stop with involuntary car hold, an Integrated Memory System for driver’s chair and side mirrors, segment-exclusive back window sunshades, ventilated front seats, energy front seats with tractable motorist lumbar support and Smart Cruise Control featuring stop/start capability.

MULTIMEDIA
Sonata Hybrid receives a series of audio and multimedia enhancements for 2017, including a incomparable seven-inch tone touchscreen with arrangement audio, customary HD radio, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and next-generation Blue Link Connected Care.

All 2017 Sonata Hybrids come customary with iPod®/USB and auxiliary submit jacks, SiriusXM® satellite radio and Bluetooth® phone connectivity with phonebook send and voice-recognition. Available upgrades embody an eight-inch navigation complement and nine-speaker Infinity® reward audio complement with subwoofer and outmost Infinity amplifier.

Hyundai’s eight-inch navigation complement offers a incomparable display, a map and strain split-screen arrangement and a ability to record SiriusXM presets 1-6. Switching to a preset hire in a center of your favorite strain won’t be an distrurbance any longer. Rewind adult to 22 mins to listen to a full strain or locate adult on a sports broadcast. SiriusXM Travel Link® provides entrance to trade information, sports scores, weather, batch prices, fuel prices and internal film times.