2018 Hyundai Sonata uncovered today

Updated Sonata expected in Australia mid-2017…

Sales are down lately in Australia for the Hyundai Sonata, however this updated model might just kick start interest in the mid-size model.

Teased last week and then uncovered officially in Korea today, the biggest changes coming to the 2018 Hyundai Sonata include:

  • Tweaked exterior styling, including new grille, updated LED daytime running lights, narrower headlights, new-look taillights and new 18” alloy wheel designs
  • 2.0 litre turbo-petrol engine models get a sporty new mesh radiator grille, along with black highlights and side mirror casings
  • New eight-speed auto transmission (2.0 litre turbo models)
  • Revised climate control adjustments
  • Sporty new three-spoke steering wheel
  • Improved bolstering in the seats of the turbocharged model
  • New USB charge port on the rear of the centre console
  • Wireless smartphone charging capability
  • Standard fitment of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Availability of new safety features such as a Lane Departure Warning system, Blind Spot Detection, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Inclusion of paddle shifters on 1.6 litre turbo model

We will bring you more details on the 2018 Hyundai Sonata when confirmed by Hyundai Australia.

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