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Ashburn, VA
2021 Hyundai Sonata
SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 8A)
2021 Kia K5
GT-Line 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl Turbo ...
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2021 Hyundai Sonata
SEL 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 8A)
2021 Kia K5
GT-Line 4dr Sedan (1.6L 4cyl Turbo ...
Edmunds Rating
Edmunds Rating
Overall Rating
8.0 / 10
Overall Rating
8.3 / 10

Pros & Cons

  • Lots of helpful standard technology features
  • Big trunk and lots of interior storage space
  • Good value for the money
  • Not as comfortable as some other top sedans
  • Ho-hum interior quality

Pros & Cons

  • Comfortable and quiet on the highway
  • Strong turbocharged engine in the GT trim level
  • Plenty of available technology features
  • Impressive value
  • Sloping roofline can make it a little tricky to get in and out of the back
  • Powerful GT trim doesn't live up to its performance potential
Consumer Rating
Consumer Rating
Overall consumer rating
4.3 / 5
Overall consumer rating
4.5 / 5
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4
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5
4
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1
(16)
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(0)
Warranty
Warranty
Basic
5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Basic
5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Drivetrain
10 yr./ 100000 mi.
Drivetrain
10 yr./ 100000 mi.
Roadside Assistance
5 yr./ unlimited mi.
Roadside Assistance
5 yr./ 60000 mi.
Features
Features
Bluetooth
standard
Bluetooth
standard
Navigation
Navigation
Satellite radio
standard
Satellite radio
Keyless Ignition
standard
Keyless Ignition
standard
Cruise control
standard
Cruise control
standard
Adaptive cruise control
standard
Adaptive cruise control
optional
Parking assistance
Parking assistance
Upholstery
cloth
Upholstery
leatherette/cloth
Heated seats
standard
Heated seats
Cooled/Ventilated seats
Cooled/Ventilated seats
Folding rear seats
standard
Folding rear seats
standard
Sunroof
Sunroof
Specifications
Specifications
Engine power
191 hp @ 6100 rpm
Engine power
180 hp @ 5500 rpm
Engine torque
181 ft-lbs. @ 4000 rpm
Engine torque
195 ft-lbs. @ 1500 rpm
Engine displacement
2.5 l
Engine displacement
1.6 l
Engine configuration
inline 4
Engine configuration
inline 4
Drivetrain
front wheel drive
Drivetrain
front wheel drive
Transmission
8-speed shiftable automatic
Transmission
8-speed shiftable automatic
Tire size
215/55R17
Tire size
235/45R18
Wheel size
17 X 7.0-in
Wheel size
18 X 7.5-in
Wheel type
alloy wheels
Wheel type
painted alloy wheels
Run flat tires
Not available
Run flat tires
Not available
Fuel economy
Fuel economy
City/Hwy/Combined
27 / 37 / 31 mpg
City/Hwy/Combined
27 / 37 / 31 mpg
Fuel Capacity
15.9 gal.
Fuel Capacity
14.8 gal.
Range (city/hwy)
429 / 588 miles
Range (city/hwy)
400 / 548 miles
Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Dimensions
Dimensions
Curb weight
3192 lb.
Curb weight
3228 lb.
Ground Clearance
5.3 in.
Ground Clearance
5.3 in.
Width
73.2 in.
Width
73.2 in.
Height
56.9 in.
Height
56.9 in.
Length
192.9 in.
Length
193.1 in.
Wheelbase
111.8 in.
Wheelbase
112.2 in.
Seating Capacity
5
Seating Capacity
5
Cargo Space
16.0 cu. ft.
Cargo Space
16.0 cu. ft.
Front Head Room
40.0 in.
Front Head Room
40.2 in.
Front Leg Room
46.1 in.
Front Leg Room
46.1 in.
Front Shoulder Room
57.9 in.
Front Shoulder Room
58.0 in.
Rear Head Room
38.4 in.
Rear Head Room
37.8 in.
Rear Leg Room
34.8 in.
Rear Leg Room
35.2 in.
Rear Shoulder Room
56.1 in.
Rear Shoulder Room
56.1 in.
5-Year Ownership Costs
5-Year Ownership Costs
True Cost to Own®
Not Available
True Cost to Own®
$34,958
Average Cost Per Mile
Not Available
Average Cost Per Mile
$0.47
Depreciation
Not Available
Depreciation
$13,289
Financing
Not Available
Financing
$5,092
Fuel
Not Available
Fuel
$5,268
Insurance
Not Available
Insurance
$4,715
Maintenance
Not Available
Maintenance
$4,451
Repairs
Not Available
Repairs
$814
Tax Credit
Not Available
Tax Credit
$0
Colors
Colors
Interior
Interior
Exterior
Exterior


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