Hyundai Sonata

Price $24,899 – $44,899
Fuel consumption 5.1 – 10.4 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 81%(view ratings)
The Sonata continues to hold its own by offering exceptional value for the money. It comes in a wide array of trim levels with different engines. The basic version has a 2.4-litre four-cylinder engine that delivers 185 horsepower, but you can opt for a 2.0-litre turbocharged four that pushes the output to 245 horsepower. Hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions are also available, improving fuel economy.

Detailed ratings

The Car Guide rating 81%
Fuel economy 7/10
Reliability 7/10
Safety 10/10
Infotainment 8/10
Driving 7/10
Overall 8/10

What's new in 2019



  • Comfortable and nicely designed interior
  • Comprehensive equipment
  • Efficient hybrid version
  • Great warranty


  • Doesn’t hold its value very well
  • Hybrid costs a fortune
  • Small trunk (Plug-In Hybrid)