2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in near Salt Lake City

2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in near Salt Lake City UT

2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in

2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in near Salt Lake City UT

The Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in for 2016 should not be confused with the current Sonata Hybrid. It's not just an updated version. Unlike standard hybrids, plug-ins provide the option of charging the batteries from home or a dedicated charging station and running the car strictly with battery power. A battery bank with five times the storage capacity of a standard Sonata Hybrid and an electric motor roughly a third more powerful are the secrets behind this achievement. The 2016 2016 Sonata Hybrid Plug-in is specially designed to do this while still maintaining the luxury and style expected with the name Sonata. This vehicle makes going green more comfortable than ever.

Interior

 

Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in Interior With ample interior space, there's no hint that the 2016 Sonata Hybrid Plug-in has so much additional battery capacity. The fact is the increased capabilities of the batteries result from using cutting-edge lithium polymer technology that boosts storage while actually reducing battery size. The result is 106.1 cubic feet of passenger space and 9.9 cubic feet of trunk room. This gives the new Hyundai 60/40 folding rear seat capability. It also provides 40 inches of head room for the driver and 38 inches for the rear passengers. Behind the wheel, the driver can also enjoy 45 and a half inches of comfortable leg room. The interior itself comes in either cloth or leather featuring hues of gray, beige, or blue pearl. Check with a Hyundai dealer serving Logan Salt Lake City Utah about other luxury options like a driver memory seat, powered four-way lumbar support, heated steering wheel, and smart cruise control. In front of the steering wheel, the dashboard includes instrumentation to display battery charge levels, estimated charging time, and other vital information one would expect from a hybrid system. This dashboard goes the extra mile of providing a top-mounted display of the battery charge level that can be seen through the windshield. There are also displays for the standard Sirius XM radio and Bluetooth connection as well as a USB port. This 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in near Salt Lake City UT goes a step further by turning any smartphone into an extension of the dashboard with the Blue Link app. This allows tasks like remote starting, locking or unlocking the doors, monitoring charging status, and setting a charging schedule to take advantage of the lowest electricity rates of the day. Tools like this can bring out the nerd in anyone. Added options include an 8-inch navigation display and Siri voice control. Just contact a Hyundai dealer serving Logan Salt Lake City Utah to find out more about the details.

Exterior

 

Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in Exterior

If the 2016 Sonata Hybrid Plug-in doesn't look much like a hybrid inside, it's exterior is also good at keeping secrets. The only clue to its true nature is the charging outlet positioned just next to the front left wheel well. The new Hyundai sports a bumper-to-bumper length just shy of 16 feet and a sleek profile that knocks its drag coefficient down to an impressive 0.24, which improves fuel consumption by itself. Complimenting its fluid lines, large windows feature UV protection that cuts heat buildup from sunlight. Sandwiched between the headlights with LED accents, the enlarged grille keeps the heart of the vehicle cooled while it rides on standard 16-inch wheels. Hyundai's exclusive Smart Trunk technology automatically opens the trunk when the driver is in close proximity. Topping off all of this is an optional panoramic sunroof.

Powertrain
 
Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in Powertrain

This new Hyundai offers both a gasoline and electric motor to get things moving. The internal combustion engine is a 2.0 liter, four cylinder gas-sipper that produces 154 horsepower and 140 foot-pounds of torque. This power plant also generates the electricity to fire the 50 kilowatt electric motor. When working together through the six-speed automatic transmission, the combination produces 202 horsepower altogether. The result is 38 MPG in town and 43 MPG on the open road.

Mechanical
 
Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in Mechanical

Since it's a 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in near Salt Lake City UT, though, this Ogden Hyundai offers the alternative of using battery power alone to cover a total of 22 miles gas-free at speeds up to 75 mph. Accomplishing this feat is a 9.8 kilowatt-hour battery pack that can be independently charged through a public charging station in just two and a half hours or through a typical 120 volt home outlet in five hours time.

Safety
 
Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in Safety

To match its fuel savings and luxury features, the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in near Salt Lake City UT includes a plethora of safety features. Stability and traction control, ABS braking, tire pressure monitoring, and airbags are standard. In fact, the car possesses seven airbags altogether. There's even one that covers the driver's knees. All Ogden Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-ins come equipped with a rearview camera, too. Along with these assets, smart technologies like forward collision warning, lane departure warning, and blind spot detection warning are included. The forward collision warning system alerts the driver to on-coming vehicles. Lane departure capability uses visual recognition software to notice when the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plugin near Salt Lake City UT is changing lanes. Blind spot technology is activated to check for approaching traffic in the desired lane when a turn signal is used. Also, Ogden Hyundai Plug-ins offer the rear cross-traffic alert for backing operations. This feature checks for converging vehicles on both sides. With everything it has to offer, the 2016 Sonata Hybrid Plug-in sounds like the perfect ride right now. After all, it not only saves money on gas, but brings in an extra $2,500 federal tax credit with an additional variable tax credit based on battery size that's estimated to be over $2,000. The fun will have to wait, though, since the car's release date is sometime later in 2015. A Hyundai dealer serving Logan Salt Lake City Utah will have more information on when it's available in the area.

DISCLAIMERS
*The above information is regarding the base model
2016 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Plug-in. Standard specs and features may change from year to year. Contact Westland Hyundai with any questions regarding the new or used vehicle you're inquiring about.