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2018 Hyundai Sonata

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Looking for a competitively priced midsize sedan in Schaumburg or Streamwood? Hyundai Sonata vs. Volkswagen Passat is a matchup that you don't want to miss.

Hyundai Sonata Specs

The Hyundai Sonata displays some clear advantages right out of the gate, with its slightly lower base price of $22,050. It also shines in terms of safety. In NHTSA tests, the Sonata earned 5 stars, while the Passat fell short with only 4 stars. When looking at performance, drivers have the option of an 8-speed automatic on the Sonata 2.0T for lower engine speed and better acceleration. With the Passat, the only option is a 6-speed automatic.

Hyundai Sonata Dimensions

The Sonata is also the more spacious vehicle when you compare Hyundai to Volkswagen:
  • Cargo Capacity: 16.3 cubic feet vs. 15.9 cubic feet
  • Passenger Volume: 106.1 cubic feet vs. 102.3 cubic feet
It also has 3.1 inches more front legroom and 2.1 inches more front headroom to accommodate taller drivers and passengers.

Compare Hyundai Warranty Highlights

Compare the Hyundai warranty to Volkswagen's, and there's a big difference in powertrain coverage. Hyundai offers 10 years or 100,000 miles, and Volkswagen offers six years or 72,000 miles.
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