The 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid provides buyers at dealers like the Ontario Hyundai dealership with a luxurious interior, a long list of standard technology features, and one of the longest warranties in the automotive industry. This hybrid sedan also gets outstanding fuel economy, excellent safety scores, and ample room for passengers and cargo. More importantly, the 2021 Sonata Hybrid is fun to drive.
Customers of the Hyundai dealership near Ontario are surprised to learn the 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid has nearly the amount of passenger and cargo space as the standard Sonata, thanks to the automaker relocating the battery from under the floor to under the seats. The standard and hybrid models also have the same amount of head room and leg room. These are some of the reasons U.S. News & World Report ranked the 2021 Sonata Hybrid No. 1 in the Hybrid and Electric Cars category.
The 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid gets favorable reviews from the automotive media. The reviewers at kbb.com write: "The 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is a generally impressive midsize sedan that happens to achieve exceptional fuel economy. No need to plug in. You just keep going to the gas station as usual — but less frequently — and enjoy a well-equipped and well-built car."
The 2021 Sonata Hybrid seats five passengers and is available in three trim levels, listed as Blue, SEL and Limited. The Sonata Hybrid utilizes a hybrid system that features a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine developing 150 horsepower and 139 lb-ft of torque. This engine works in tandem with an electric motor that runs off a lithium-ion polymer battery pack to produce a total power output of 192 hp. A six-speed automatic transmission sends power to the rear wheels.
Fuel economy is outstanding. The Blue trim gets EPA-estimated fuel economy rated at 50 mpg city/54 mpg highway.* The SEL and Limited trims return 45 mpg city/51 mpg highway.
Standard features for the Blue trim include cloth upholstery, a tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manually adjustable front seats, push-button start, proximity keyless entry and dual-zone automatic climate control. The infotainment system features Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, an 8-inch touchscreen, BlueLink, a six-speaker audio system, satellite radio, HD Radio, Bluetooth and a USB port.
Safety features that come standard include a rear-seat reminder, a rearview camera, forward collision warning, pedestrian detection, automatic emergency braking, blind-spot monitoring, adaptive cruise control, rear cross traffic alert, high-beam assist, lane follow assist, lane keep assist and driver attention warning.
The SEL trim adds a leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob, an eight-way power-adjustable driver's seat, heated front seats, heated side mirrors, a four-way power-adjustable passenger seat, a 12-speaker Bose premium stereo system, wireless device charging and dual USB ports.
The range-topping Limited adds ventilated front seats, LED headlights, a heated steering wheel, driver's seat memory settings, side-mirror memory settings, a rear center armrest with dual cup holders, ambient lighting, a solar roof, a 10.25-inch infotainment touchscreen and navigation. Also standard are rain-sensing windshield wipers, front and rear parking sensors, a head-up display, rear park assist, highway drive assist and a 360-degree parking camera system.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2021 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.