The Hyundai Sonata is a four-door, five-passenger sedan priced at the low end of the mid-size market, where it competes primarily against the , , , , , and . Despite moderate prices, every Hyundai Sonata comes with a full slate of safety equipment and none is optional.
Sonata is big inside, with so much interior volume the EPA classifies it as a large car. It's roomier in almost every dimension than most of its mid-size competitors, many of which are larger outside, and it offers a full-size edge in creature comfort.
For 2009, the Hyundai Sonata is perhaps one percent heavier and prices have gone up, some by $1,500. However, the new models come with more standard equipment such as the sunroof on the Limited model, so the relative value remains high.
The JB car pages provide engine and transmission specs, as well as gas mileage and dimensions for all 2009 Hyundai Sonata versions. In addition, please find information on the various trims of the 2009 Hyundai Sonata and their standard equipment and their prices below.
The 2009 Hyundai Sonata Sedan is powered by a base 2.4-liter Inline-4 with 175 at 6,000 hp. Also available is a 3.3-liter V6 with 249 at 6,000 hp.
Standard safety equipment on the 2009 Hyundai Sonata Sedan includes airbags in front with occupancy sensor on passenger side, front adjustable and tilting, anti-whiplash head restraints, side-impact airbags in front, height-adjustable front seatbelts with pretensioners, 3-point rear seat belts in all positions, anti-lock brakes (abs), brake assist, child safety rear door locks, electronic stability control, rear adjustable head restraints, side-curtain airbags in front and rear, side-impact bars and traction control.
2009 Hyundai Sonata Sedan Specs & Features
The 2009 Hyundai Sonata Sedan is available in 6 trim levels: