2008 Hyundai Sonata Trims

The 2008 Hyundai Sonata GLS is the lineup's entry-level vehicle. It's powered by a 2.4-liter inline four-cylinder twin-cam engine that produces 162 horsepower. A five-speed manual trans... Read More

The 2008 Hyundai Sonata GLS is the lineup's entry-level vehicle. It's powered by a 2.4-liter inline four-cylinder twin-cam engine that produces 162 horsepower. A five-speed manual transmission is standard, while a four-speed automatic is available as an option.

The Sonata GLS seats five passengers comfortably, and includes such features as an eight-way adjustable driver's seat, a four-way adjustable front passenger seat, premium cloth seat trim, cruise control, a remote keyless entry system, cruise control, and an AM/FM/XM stereo system with a CD player and an MP3-player input jack.

Other features include anti-lock brakes, traction control, rack-and-pinion steering, halogen headlights, and 16-inch wheels, as well as front and side curtain airbags.

Powertrain: 2.4L 162 hp I4 Engine, FWD, 4-Speed Automatic Transmission, MPG: 27
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front and rear head airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Front side airbags
Audio System Element antenna · Single disc in-Dash CD · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · AM/FM radio · XM satellite radio · 6 Total Speakers
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Braking assist · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 11.0 · Front brake width: 1.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brake width: 0.4 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Reading lights: front · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area power outlet: 12V · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote trunk release, · Overhead console: with storage · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering: speed-proportional · Steering wheel: tilt-adjustable · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls · Storage: door pockets - front, front seatback
Driver Seat Active head restraint
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: height adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Tachometer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Locks 2-stage unlocking: remote · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated, heated driver mirror · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Active head restraint · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Center armrest: folding with storage · Folding: split folding · Type: bench
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: premium cloth
Security Anti-theft alarm system: remote
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: double wishbones · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear, front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Wheels Rim type: steel · Wheel covers: full
Windows Front wipers: speed sensitive, intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger
For the first time in 2008, the mid-level Hyundai Sonata SE is available with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 162 horsepower. A five-speed manual transmission with overdr... Read More

For the first time in 2008, the mid-level Hyundai Sonata SE is available with a 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 162 horsepower. A five-speed manual transmission with overdrive is standard.

The Sonata SE is designed to provide drivers with a roomy vehicle that comes with a solid list of features at an affordable price point. The front-wheel-drive vehicle comfortably seats five passengers in its roomy cabin.

Standard features for the Sonata SE include an eight-way power-adjustable driver's seat, a four-way adjustable front passenger seat, premium cloth seat trim, cruise control, a remote keyless entry system, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and an 80-watt AM/FM/XM stereo system with a CD player and an MP3-player input jack.

Other features include speed-sensing rack-and-pinion steering, anti-lock brakes, Electronic Stability Control, traction control, steering-wheel-mounted controls, projector-beam halogen headlights, and 17-inch silver alloy wheels, as well as front and side curtain airbags.

Adds to GLS:
Enhanced Powertrain: 5-Speed Manual Transmission
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front and rear head airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Front side airbags
Audio System Element antenna · Single disc in-Dash CD · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · AM/FM radio · XM satellite radio · 6 Total Speakers
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Braking assist · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 11.8 · Front brake width: 1.1 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 11.2 · Rear brake width: 0.4 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Dash trim: simulated wood · Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area power outlet: 12V · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote trunk release, · Overhead console: with storage · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering: speed-proportional · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls, audio · Storage: door pockets - front, front seatback
Driver Seat Active head restraint · Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Power adjustments: 8
Exterior Features Rear spoiler
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: height adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Tachometer · Trip computer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Interior Metallic/woodgrain accents
Lights Front fog lights · Headlights: dusk sensing, auto delay off
Locks 2-stage unlocking: remote · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated, heated driver mirror · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Active head restraint · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Center armrest: folding with storage · Folding: split folding · Type: bench
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: premium cloth
Security Anti-theft alarm system: remote
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: double wishbones · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear, front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: performance
Windows Front wipers: speed sensitive, intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger
Average Price:$8,531
A new trim package for 2008, the Hyundai Sonata GLS V6 combines an entry-level features package with a 3.3-liter V6 engine that produces 234 horsepower. A five-speed manual transmission... Read More

A new trim package for 2008, the Hyundai Sonata GLS V6 combines an entry-level features package with a 3.3-liter V6 engine that produces 234 horsepower. A five-speed manual transmission is standard, while a four-speed automatic is available as an option.

The front-wheel-drive Sonata GLS V6 comfortably seats five passengers in its roomy cabin. Standard features include an eight-way adjustable driver's seat, a four-way adjustable front passenger seat, premium cloth seat trim, cruise control, a remote keyless entry system, cruise control, and an AM/FM/XM stereo system with a CD player and an MP3-player input jack.

Other features include anti-lock brakes, traction control, rack-and-pinion steering, halogen headlights, and 16-inch wheels, as well as front and side curtain airbags.

Adds to GLS:
Enhanced Powertrain: 3.3L 234 hp V6 Engine, 5-Speed Automatic Transmission, MPG: 24
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front and rear head airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Front side airbags
Audio System Element antenna · Single disc in-Dash CD · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · AM/FM radio · XM satellite radio · 6 Total Speakers
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Braking assist · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 11.0 · Front brake width: 1.0 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 10.3 · Rear brake width: 0.4 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area power outlet: 12V · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote trunk release, · Overhead console: with storage · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering: speed-proportional · Steering wheel: tilt-adjustable · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls · Storage: door pockets - front, front seatback
Driver Seat Active head restraint
Exterior Features Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: height adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Tachometer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Locks 2-stage unlocking: remote · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated, heated driver mirror · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Active head restraint · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Center armrest: folding with storage · Folding: split folding · Type: bench
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: premium cloth
Security Anti-theft alarm system: remote
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: double wishbones · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear, front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Wheels Rim type: steel · Wheel covers: full
Windows Front wipers: speed sensitive, intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger
Average Price:$9,530
The mid-level four-door Hyundai Sonata SE V6 sedan is powered by a 3.3-liter, double-overhead-cam V6 engine that produces 234 horsepower. A five-speed electronically controlled automati... Read More

The mid-level four-door Hyundai Sonata SE V6 sedan is powered by a 3.3-liter, double-overhead-cam V6 engine that produces 234 horsepower. A five-speed electronically controlled automatic transmission with a manual shift feature is standard.

The front-wheel-drive Sonata SE V6 comfortably seats five passengers in its roomy cabin. Standard features include an eight-way power-adjustable driver's seat, a four-way adjustable front passenger seat, premium cloth seat trim, cruise control, a remote keyless entry system, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, and an 80-watt AM/FM/XM stereo system with a CD player and an MP3-player input jack.

Other features include speed-sensing rack-and-pinion steering, anti-lock brakes, Electronic Stability Control, traction control, steering-wheel-mounted controls, projector-beam halogen headlights, and 17-inch silver alloy wheels, as well as front and side curtain airbags.

Adds to GLS:
Enhanced Powertrain: 3.3L 234 hp V6 Engine, 5-Speed Automatic Transmission, MPG: 24
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front and rear head airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Front side airbags
Audio System Element antenna · Single disc in-Dash CD · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · AM/FM radio · XM satellite radio · 6 Total Speakers
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Braking assist · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 11.8 · Front brake width: 1.1 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 11.2 · Rear brake width: 0.4 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Dash trim: simulated wood · Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area power outlet: 12V · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote trunk release, · Overhead console: with storage · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering: speed-proportional · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls, audio · Storage: door pockets - front, front seatback
Driver Seat Active head restraint · Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Power adjustments: 8
Exterior Features Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Rear spoiler
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: height adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Tachometer · Trip computer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Interior Metallic/woodgrain accents
Lights Front fog lights · Headlights: dusk sensing, auto delay off
Locks 2-stage unlocking: remote · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated, heated driver mirror · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Active head restraint · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Center armrest: folding with storage · Folding: split folding · Type: bench
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: premium cloth
Security Anti-theft alarm system: remote
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: double wishbones · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear, front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: performance
Windows Front wipers: speed sensitive, intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger
Average Price:$9,245
Available for the first time in 2008, the Hyundai Sonata Limited offers drivers a 162-horsepower, 2.4-liter, twin-cam four-cylinder engine instead of a V6 (although a V6 version is also... Read More

Available for the first time in 2008, the Hyundai Sonata Limited offers drivers a 162-horsepower, 2.4-liter, twin-cam four-cylinder engine instead of a V6 (although a V6 version is also available in the lineup). A four-speed automatic transmission with a floor-mounted leather-trimmed shifter is standard.

Despite its four-cylinder engine, the Sonata Limited comes with a high-end package of standard features, including leather seats (heated in the front) and a 360-watt, six-speaker Infinity AM/FM/XM stereo system with a six-disc CD changer and an MP3 input jack.

Other standard features for the Sonata Limited include power-adjustable front seats, a remote keyless entry system, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel with controls for the stereo system and cruise control.

The five-passenger, front-wheel-drive Sonata Limited is also equipped with speed-sensing rack-and-pinion steering, anti-lock brakes, Electronic Stability Control, traction control, projector-beam halogen headlights, and 17-inch silver alloy wheels, as well as front and side curtain airbags.

Adds to GLS:
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Automatic climate control front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front and rear head airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Front side airbags
Audio System Element antenna · 6 disc in-dash CD · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · Infinity premium brand speakers · AM/FM radio · XM satellite radio · 1 subwoofer · 6 Total Speakers
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Braking assist · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 11.8 · Front brake width: 1.1 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 11.2 · Rear brake width: 0.4 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Dash trim: simulated wood · Door sill trim: aluminum · Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area power outlet: 12V · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote trunk release, · Overhead console: with storage · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering: speed-proportional · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls, audio · Storage: door pockets - front, front seatback · Universal remote transmitter
Driver Seat Active head restraint · Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Heated · Height adjustable · Power adjustments: 8
Exterior Features Body side moldings: aluminum · Door handle color: chrome · Grille color: chrome
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: height adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Compass · External temperature display · Tachometer · Trip computer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Lights Front fog lights · Headlights: dusk sensing, auto delay off
Locks 2-stage unlocking: remote · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated, heated driver mirror · Inside rearview mirror: auto-dimming · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Active head restraint · Heated · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Center armrest: folding with storage · Folding: split folding · Type: bench
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Security Anti-theft alarm system: remote
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: double wishbones · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear, front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Windows Front wipers: speed sensitive, intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger
Average Price:$9,659
The Hyundai Sonata Limited V6 is the top-of-the-line Sonata available for 2008. Power for the five-passenger, mid-size sedan is provided by a 3.3-liter, twin-cam V6 engine that produces... Read More

The Hyundai Sonata Limited V6 is the top-of-the-line Sonata available for 2008. Power for the five-passenger, mid-size sedan is provided by a 3.3-liter, twin-cam V6 engine that produces 234 horsepower. A five-speed automatic with a floor-mounted leather-trimmed shifter is standard.

The Sonata Limited V6 comes with a high-end package of standard features, including leather seats (heated in the front) and a 360-watt, six-speaker Infinity AM/FM/XM stereo system with a six-disc CD changer and an MP3 input jack.

Other standard features for the Sonata Limited V6 include power-adjustable front seats, a remote keyless entry system, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel with controls for the stereo system and cruise control.

The front-wheel-drive Sonata Limited V6 is also equipped with speed-sensing rack-and-pinion steering, anti-lock brakes, Electronic Stability Control, traction control, projector-beam halogen headlights, and 17-inch silver alloy wheels, as well as front and side curtain airbags.

Adds to GLS:
Enhanced Powertrain: 3.3L 234 hp V6 Engine, 5-Speed Automatic Transmission, MPG: 24
No additional major features.
Air Conditioning Air filtration · Automatic climate control front air conditioning · Single front air conditioning zones · Rear heat vents
Airbags Dual front airbags · Front and rear head airbags · Passenger airbag deactivation: occupant sensing deactivation · Front side airbags
Audio System Element antenna · 6 disc in-dash CD · MP3 player: CD MP3 Playback · Infinity premium brand speakers · AM/FM radio · XM satellite radio · 1 subwoofer · 6 Total Speakers
Brakes ABS: 4-wheel · Braking assist · Electronic brakeforce distribution · Front brake diameter: 11.8 · Front brake width: 1.1 · Front brakes: ventilated disc · Rear brake diameter: 11.2 · Rear brake width: 0.4 · Rear brakes: disc
Child Safety Child safety locks · Child seat anchors · Emergency interior trunk release
Comfort Features Dash trim: simulated wood · Door sill trim: aluminum · Reading lights: front · Shift knob trim: leather · Steering wheel trim: leather
Convenience Features Cargo area power outlet: 12V · Center console: front console with storage · Cruise control · Cupholders: front and rear · Multi-function remote trunk release, · Overhead console: with storage · Power outlet(s): 12V front · Power steering: speed-proportional · Steering wheel: tilt and telescopic · Steering wheel mounted controls: cruise controls, audio · Storage: door pockets - front, front seatback · Universal remote transmitter
Driver Seat Active head restraint · Adjustable lumbar support: manual · Heated · Height adjustable · Power adjustments: 8
Exterior Features Body side moldings: aluminum · Door handle color: chrome · Exhaust: dual exhaust tips · Exhaust tip color: chrome · Grille color: chrome
Headrests Adjustable rear headrests: height adjustable · Front headrests: height adjustable · Number of front headrests: 2 · Number of rear headrests: 3
Instrumentation Compass · External temperature display · Tachometer · Trip computer · Warnings and reminders: low fuel level
Lights Front fog lights · Headlights: dusk sensing, auto delay off
Locks 2-stage unlocking: remote · Power door locks: remote
Mirrors Exterior mirrors: power, heated, heated driver mirror · Inside rearview mirror: auto-dimming · Vanity mirrors: dual illuminating
Passenger Seat Active head restraint · Heated · Manual Adjustments: 4
Rear Seats Center armrest: folding with storage · Folding: split folding · Type: bench
Seatbelts Rear center seatbelt: 3-point · Seatbelt force limiters: front · Seatbelt pretensioners: front
Seats Front seat type: bucket · Upholstery: leather
Security Anti-theft alarm system: remote
Spare Tire Mount Location: inside · Size: temporary
Spare Wheel Rim Type: steel
Stability and Traction Stability control · Traction control
Suspension Front Spring Type: coil springs · Front Suspension Classification: independent · Front Suspension Type: double wishbones · Rear Spring Type: coil springs · Rear Suspension Classification: independent · Rear Suspension Type: multi-link · Stabilizer bar(s): front and rear, front, rear
Tires Tire Pressure Monitoring System · Type: all season
Windows Front wipers: speed sensitive, intermittent · One-touch windows: 1 · Power windows · Rear defogger