The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug in Hybrid is set to arrive at select dealerships this week, and it’s the best hybrid out of Hyundai yet. With a competitive price and a 27 mile All-Electric-Charge, the 2016 Hyundai Sonata is even tied with the Tesla Model S in certain respects.
2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug In Hybrid Details
The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug In Hybrid brings a 0.24 coefficient of drag, which is the same as the Tesla Model S, and a battery system capacity of 9.8kWh, which qualifies for the highest federal tax benefit for its class. It’s EPA i s at 40mpg, and it has in-charge sustaining mode. It’s Level-Two 240V charges in less than 3 hours, and it can drive up to 600 miles.
2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug In Hybrid is the Out of Hyundai
Hyundai’s first hybrid combines the conventional fuel engine with environmentally friendly all-electric driving, and this flexibility gives drivers the choice of how they want to commute and how it’s most convenient. With it’s total driving range capability capped at 600 miles, it makes for a competitive hybrid vehicle.
The 2016 Hyundai Sonata comes with a 9.8 kWh lithium polymer battery system, which is about five times bigger than the battery, and it reaches 99 MPGe in a charge depleting electric vehicle mode. This can be charged in a Level-One 120V power outlet in less than nine hours, or in under three hours when connected to a Level-Two 240V charging station. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug in Hybrid’s PHEV’s Nu Engine produces 154 horsepower and a 140 lb. ft. of torque. It’s total system output is 202 horsepower at 6,000 rpm, and the power output from the electric motor is 32% more powerful than the one in the regular Sonata Hybrid
2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug In Hybrid Pricing
The car starts at $34,600 for the standard body, and it can climb up to $38,681 with modifications. This makes for a very competitive price, and offers 17-inch Eco-spoke alloy wheels, hands-free Smart Trunk, Dimension premium audio system, 8-inch touch screen navigation and Blind Spot Detection System with Rear Cross Traffic Alert.