Sonata's value is accelerating. Its standard 2.4L Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engine delivers more standard horsepower than Toyota Camry, Ford Fusion and Honda Accord.
Time to talk turbo. The Sonata 4-cylinder 2.0-liter Turbo delivers more horsepower and torque than the V6 engines offered in Toyota Camry and Nissan Altima. Looks like it's go time.
According to the EPA, Sonata has more total interior volume than Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Nissan Altima or Ford Fusion-more than any car in its class. In fact, Sonata's interior space is actually a class larger than other midsizers. So you get the benefit of a large-car interior in a midsize sedan.
Sonata's fluid lines and sophisticated style are enhanced by standard 16-inch alloy wheels. What about the others? Well, steel wheels and plastic hubcaps are standard issue on Toyota Camry, Nissan Altima and Ford Fusion.
If you want the exhilaration of a panoramic sunroof then you've got to go with the Sonata LIMITED, because other midsize sedans like Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Ford Fusion and Nissan Altima don't offer this feature, even as an option. And when it comes to safety, the available Blind Spot Detection (BSD) system gives you a visual warning in your side mirrors should you try to initiate a lane change while another vehicle is detected in your blind spot.
While you're checking out the spec sheets and looking at all of your options, remember to add up the many features and benefits you'll find standard on Sonata that won't cost you extra. Features such as Driver Selectable Steering Mode (DSSM), which lets you choose your steering effort and feel from three settings: Normal, Comfort and Sport.