2015 Hyundai Sonata Msrp Price, Specs & Review is fully redesigned, except for its Sonata Hybrid, which will be basically the same as it had been in 2014. A mid sized family sedan, the Sonata competes against a number of comparable versions such as the Chevrolet Malibu, Chrysler 200, Ford Fusion, Honda Accord, Mazda 6, Nissan Altima, Subaru Legacy, Toyota Camry, and Volkswagen Passat.
Designs and Characteristics
Hyundai sells the redesigned 2015 Sonata at SE, Eco, Sport, Limited, and Sport 2.0T cut levels. The Sonata Hybrid is given in standard and Limited trim.
The 2015 Sonata Eco provides a much more fuel-efficient Powertrain plus updated exterior and interior trim, a 10-way power driver’s seat, and a 5-in. Color touch screen, sound system using a reversing camera along with Blue Connect solutions.
The Sonata Sport is equipped like the Sonata Eco but has exceptional styling, 17-in. Aluminum wheels, and heated front seats. This variant can be equipped with the typical 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine in the Sonata SE.
Opt for the Sonata Limited for leather seats, woodgrain interior trim, dual-zone automatic climate control, premium audio system, keyless entry with search-engine motor beginning, and also a hands-free Smart Trunk feature.
Aluminum wheels, in addition to larger front brakes, sport-tuned suspension, and one of a kind steering designed to deliver a more natural feel. Inside, the Sport 2.0T comes with a flat-bottom steering wheel, paddle shifters, sport instrumentation, aluminum pedals, and sport leather upholstery.
The Sonata Hybrid Limited adds to the base model’s equipment list things like 17-in. Note, however, that it makes 17 lb. -Ft. More torque than the normal Sonata SE’s engine, spread throughout the vast majority of the engine’s rev range. That means it should feel stronger than the Sonata’s standard engine. Echo models are exclusively offered with a 7-speed dual-clutch automated manual transmission.
Hybrids are equipped with a 2.4-liter Atkinson-cycle 4-cylinder engine, 35-kW electric motor, Lithium polymer battery, and a 6-speed automated transmission. Together, they produce 199 horsepower and possess the capability to travel up to 74 mph on electric power alone, according to Hyundai.
Each 2015 Hyundai Sonata Msrp Price, Specs & Review includes a 10-year/100,000-mile Powertrain warranty, and the Sonata Hybrid’s battery is covered by a lifetime battery warranty. These are in addition to the 5-year/60,000-mile standard vehicle warranty.
Fuel-economy ratings vary from a low of 23 mpg in the city for the Sonata Sport 2.0T to a high of 40 mpg on the highway for the Sonata Hybrid. Sonatas equipped with the most common 2.4-liter 4-cylinder engine is rated to return between 24 mpg in the city and 37 mpg on the highway.
Safety and Technology
With the accession of a knee air bag for the driver, the 2015 Sonata is equipped with 7 standard air bags. Next-generation Blue Link service provides SOS Emergency Service, Automatic Collision Notification and, based on the service, program, the capacity to program speed, curfew, and Geo-fenced boundary alerts.
Safety-related options include forward-collision, blind-spot, lane-departure, and rear cross-traffic warning systems. The blind-spot warning system includes Lane Change Assist technology that warns the driver when traffic is rapidly approaching in an adjoining lane. Automatic high-beam headlights are also available, combined with Smart Cruise Control with full-stop capacity along with also a hands-free Smart Trunk system which automatically pops open if the key fob is within a certain proximity for 3 seconds.
The conventional infotainment setup includes Bluetooth, a USB port, and satellite radio. Blue Link is standard for all but the Sonata SE, providing access to Google Destination Search, remote vehicle access functions, and a new Hyundai Assurance Car Care app.
A navigation system with an 8-in. Touchscreen display is optional for the 2015 Hyundai Sonata Msrp Price, Specs & Review and gives the capacity to record/rewind satellite radio broadcasting. The system can be used with Siri Eyes Free, Pandora, SoundHound, and later this year, Apple Car Play technologies.