Hyundai introduced the new Sonata

Hyundai introduced the new Sonata

Hyundai introduced officially in the new Sonata. Restyled, the sedan became very similar to the Genesis, more luxurious model of the brand.

Instead of striking features and profusion of creases, the Sonata earned more smooth and elegant lines. The car was clearly longer and wider, resulting in more space for occupants, according to Hyundai. Another change occurred in the torsional stiffness of the vehicle, which was elevated in 41% to deliver a "more dynamic" driving, in the words of the company.

The interior also left out the overly dramatic lines. Hyundai says it has improved the ergonomics in the cockpit and employee of superior quality materials. The list of standard features includes six airbags, bi-xenon headlights with daytime LED lights, ABS brakes with brake distribution (EBD), stability control (ESP) and traction (TCS), adaptive autopilot warning changing lanes, front seats with cooling and heating, electric blinds on the side windows and rear sound system with eight-inch touchscreen, USB and iPod inputs, Bluetooth and screen monitoring blind spots.

The model sold in the South Korean market will be offered in 2.0 CVVL engine (168 hp), 2.4 GDi (193 hp) and 2.0 LPi (this gas-powered with 151 hp). Two transmission options are offered: manual or automatic, both with six gears. His official presentation takes place at the New York in April, and the international debut will only happen in the second half.

Read more automotive news

In Los Angeles will show a modifed concept of VW CrossBlue Coupe

On motor show in Los Angeles it was declared a modifed concept of Volkswagen CrossBlue Coupe, which first version we saw in Shanghai. The car outwardly looks identically Shanghai, however, technical characteristics became more real.

Foom presents electric vehicle and amphibian

The Japanese company Foom, presented its electric amphibious vehicle called the Concept One, which is considered as the smallest four-seater EV car in the world that floats and moves on water surface.

Low cost brand of VW can finally get off the ground, says magazine

The low-cost brand of Volkswagen finally leave the paper after receiving the green light, according to German magazine Manager Magazin, which said the company resolved the issues regarding new cost input models.

Mercedes-Benz S 63 AMG Coupe

The Mercedes-Benz presented on Wednesday, March 19th, the S 63 AMG Coupe. The sports version of the S-Class Coupe follows the recipe of the models prepared by AMG, the high performance division of the German mark.

Lexus introduced the RC 350 F Sport Sport in Geneva

Lexus announced its new sporty and aggressive, he is the junction of CR 350 Sport Coupe models and RC F. Thus was born the RC 350 F Sport, which will be presented next week at the Geneva Motor Show.

Mercedes-Benz forehead rival the Porsche 911 in the snow

Mercedes-Benz is developing a new coupe, which should reach the global market between late this year and early 2015. FOUR WHEELS spies caught him the model being tested on the asphalt with snow on European winter.

Electric VW Golf arrives in Germany for 34 900 euros

The new Volkswagen Golf VII electric already being sold in Germany, with a starting price of 34,900 euros.

Jaguar F-Type launch considers Targa

The Jaguar is considering the development of an F-Type Targa. The information was revealed by Ian Callum, Director of Design for the manufacturer, in an interview with Auto Express website.

New Audi A5 is 90 kg lighter than the current

The Audi A5 will hit the market in 2016 with several modifications. Chief among these is the reduction in weight of the model, now have more aluminum parts, and therefore will be 90 kg lighter.

Adam Opel Cabrio is seen during winter testing

New images have emerged of Adam Opel Cabrio, this time the scenario was the harsh winter of Sweden. The convertible model, which should be officially unveiled at Geneva remains with the body pattern, like its rivals Fiat 500 and Citroen DS3 Cabrio C.