Hyundai has already started trial production (in early June) of the Sonata in the Alabama plant by assembling two or three Sonatas a day,&quot; said CEO Kim Dong Jin. &quot;Hyundai will produce a total of 300,000 units of the Sonata and Santa Fe SUV a year in the Alabama plant
Product Review Summary
40 Reviews from Epinions.com
Jul 24, 2005
Wasn't Planning on Buying an 06
Pros: Good fit and finish and a host of standard safety features
Cons: The Hyundai nameplate may be a problem for those who remember the dreaded Excel
If you are looking for a surprisingly affordable vehicle with many standard and safety features, this deserves a test drive. Read More at Epinions.com
Aug 6, 2005
The New Hyundai Accord..er...Sonata
Pros: Room, refinement, engines, options, looks.
Cons: No true manual with the V6, a wee bit big for my taste.
I would easily recommend this vehicle to anyone in the market for a fun to drive, well equipped family sedan. Read More at Epinions.com
Nov 3, 2005
A Competitor in a Crowded Field
Pros: Comfortable Driving Experience, Warranty, Features, Room
Cons: Some controls hard to reach, Not as fast as Accord
If you are looking for a comfortable car, the Sonata will offer that with room to spare. Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 23, 2006
Hyundai Gets it This Time Around - *New Long Term Update*
Pros: Excellent list of standard features, safety, initial quality, fit and finish.
Cons: Missing finishing luxury touches like fully auto-headlights, etc.
This is one serious contender in the mid-size family car space - don't buy Honda or Toyota without a test drive! Read More at Epinions.com
Apr 10, 2006
2006 LX Sonata a great value
Pros: Price, better V6 engine than previous Sonatas, more features, smoother ride
Cons: Fuel MPG, less headspace with sunroof, spare tire is not full sized
Comparing it to the Camry LE and Accord SE, this car is right up there as far as features, affordability, and warranty Read More at Epinions.com
Oct 28, 2008
Why pay more for the same car?
Pros: Good V-6 engine, loads of leg room, warranty, safety features, quiet ride
Cons: Poor radio reception, lumbar support a little weak, no full size spare, seat belt alarm.
Compares very favorably to the Accord and Camry at a much better price and with a better warranty. Read More at Epinions.com
Nov 11, 2007
Must Read Hyundai Sonata Review - My First Hyundai and I love it
Pros: Warranty, leather seats, V6 engine, MP3
Cons: Plastic interior, needs firmer suspension for better handling
spacious, powerful V6 engine, warranty. Read More at Epinions.com
Jan 15, 2006
A lot of car for your money
Pros: 10 warranty. power of new V6, quiet smooth ride, lowest price in its'class
Cons: Question on it's resale value, color choices
If you are looking for the suprising car, try the Sonata. For the money and the warranty you can't beat it. Read More at Epinions.com
May 18, 2008
Almost Two years, still the Best
Pros: Good price, standard equipment, standard safety features ,standard sound system with mp3 playback,V6 engine
Cons: Fuel economy, no engine immobilizer, easily gets scratched, resale value
I recommend this car for people who want a V6 at 4cylinder price, Long warranty and all the standard equipment at no extra charge. Read More at Epinions.com
Aug 10, 2005
2006 Sonata Hits Home Run!!!
Pros: Clean lines, Smooth finish, Power of V-6, Comfortable drive.
Cons: Possibly could use a little more undercarriage noise protection, but it's not bad.
Test drive any other vehicle, then test drive the Sonata. You will leave the others behind. Read More at Epinions.com
Mar 24, 2006
I CAN'T BELIEVE I BOUGHT A HYUNDAI
Pros: Good looks,V6 power without premium gas, very well equipped, quiet, MP3 CD player standard
Cons: Seat heaters have only one heat setting
Highly recommended. Great value for the money. Read More at Epinions.com