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2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
Blue FWD
MSRP
$27,750
Invoice
$26,460
Average Price Paid
$28,905
12 listings nationwide

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EX FWD
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Blue FWD
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2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
Blue FWD
Stephen Edelstein Test Drive Review:

Over the past two decades, our understanding of what a hybrid can be has changed. Hybrids have grown from standalone models like the Toyota Prius to more mainstream SUVs and sedans. To...

2020 Kia Optima Hybrid
EX FWD
Kyree Rollerson Preview:

The Kia Optima Hybrid is a midsize hybrid sedan, sitting in the same category as the Honda Accord Hybrid and Toyota Camry Hybrid. For 2020, the Optima Hybrid gets a visual refresh and ...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 7
  • Form & Function 6
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 8
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Specs

2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
Blue FWD
2020 Kia Optima Hybrid
EX FWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
FWD
FWD
Fuel Economy, City
50 MPG
40 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
54 MPG
45 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 13.2 gal 15.9 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Hybrid
Hybrid
Power
--
192 hp @ 6,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
14:1
13.5:1
Displacement
2,000 cc
2,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.19 in x 3.82 in
3.19 in x 3.82 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Rollover 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 46.1 in 45.5 in
Back Legroom 34.8 in 35.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16 cu ft 13.4 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,194 lbs --
Exterior
Length 192.9 in 191.1 in
Width 73.2 in 73.2 in
Height 56.9 in 57.5 in
Wheelbase 111.8 in 110.4 in

Available Options

2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
Blue FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Calypso Red
  • Hampton Gray
  • Hyper White
  • Nocturne Black
  • Oxford Blue
  • PORTOFINO Gray
  • Shimmering Silver
2020 Kia Optima Hybrid
EX FWD

Exterior Colors

  • Aurora Black
  • Gravity Blue
  • Runway Red
  • Snow White Pearl

Option Packages

  • Technology Package

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