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2015 Hyundai Sonata vs. 2015 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Hyundai Sonata offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Hyundai Sonata and the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Sonata as you will with the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Hyundai Sonata or the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Sonata and the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Sonata is a little wider than the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Sonata takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Hyundai Sonata transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid.

Handling
The Hyundai Sonata has about the same turning radius as the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Sonata is somewhat more powerful than the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Sonata and the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Hyundai Sonata will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid.

Warranty
The Hyundai Sonata comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid.

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2015 Hyundai
Sonata

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MSRP*: $21,150 - $33,525

2015 Hyundai
Sonata Hybrid

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MSRP*: $26,000 - $29,500
Cash Back Rebate: Visit Rebate Center Up to $1,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 0.98% --
City MPG: 23 - 28 36
Highway MPG: 32 - 38 --
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $20,295 - $31,425 $24,573 - $27,703

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