GoAutoLogo
MENU

Hyundai - Sonata

Latest articles for Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata (Y3 Series II Sonata)

Y3 Series II Sonata

Make: Hyundai

Model: Sonata

Released: Jan 1970

Discontinued: Aug 1998

Hyundai logo1 Sep 1996

By THE GOAUTO TEAM

As if smarting from criticism that it was too bland, Hyundai over-styled the Sonata facelift, with a protruding ovoid grille, new headlight, bonnet and bumper design, and revised rear treatment.

Hyundai also addressed noise and vibration concerns, but buyers of the 2.0L automatic still had to work the engine hard.

The cabin also saw a reshuffling of some switches and trim.

Keen driveaway pricing kept buyers interested in the well-equipped base model GLE.

Reviews

Latest reviews

Motor industry news

GoAutoNews is Australia’s number one automotive industry journal covering the latest news, future and new model releases, market trends, industry personnel movements, and international events.