Hyundai Sonata SE (2014)
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Hyundai Sonata SE (2014) review: 27 facts and highlights

1. Has a rear-view camera

A rear-view camera (also known as a back-up camera) provides a view of behind the vehicle, helping to prevent accidents. It is particularly useful in vehicles with large blind spots such as pickup trucks.
Hyundai Sonata SE (2014)
62% have it

2. better fuel economy (city)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
11.8l/100 km
Honda Clarity Electric (2017): 1.87l/100 km

3. better fuel economy (highway)

Fuel economy is a measurement of fuel efficiency, based on how far you can travel with a certain amount of petrol (gasoline). A lower fuel economy means the car will be cheaper to run.
8.1l/100 km
Honda Clarity Electric (2017): 2.28l/100 km

4. more horsepower

Horsepower is the most common unit for measuring the power of an engine.
192hp
Opel VXR8 GTS (2014): 585hp

5. Has a turbocharged engine

A turbocharger compresses the air entering the cylinders, allowing more air (and therefore more fuel) to be added - resulting in a more powerful explosion. This leads to an increase in horsepower without increasing the size and weight of the engine.
Hyundai Sonata SE (2014)
38% have it

6. greater cargo volume

A larger cargo area is more practical as it allows you to transport more things.
464l
Tesla Model S 70 (2016): 894l

7. height

1.47m
Audi S4 Premium Plus (2014): 1.41m

8. more headroom (front)

More headroom in the front of the car makes for a more comfortable driving experience, and is especially important for taller people.
1.02m
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.08m

9. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
Honda Clarity Fuel Cell (2017): 2

10. Has a petrol (gasoline) engine

A petrol (gasoline) engine offers several advantages over diesel. For example the engines tend to be lighter and cheaper than their diesel counterparts. Petrol engines also tend to have higher horsepower, and the fuel is more readily available.
Hyundai Sonata SE (2014)
83% have it

11. longer wheelbase

The wheelbase is the distance between the center of the front and rear wheels. A longer wheelbase provides the car with more stability and a smoother ride (although a shorter wheelbase can provide more responsive handling).
2.79m
Rolls-Royce Phantom (2014): 3.57m

12. shorter length

4.82m
Subaru Impreza 5-Door 2.0i (2014): 4.42m

13. more headroom (rear)

More headroom in the rear of the car makes for a more comfortable passenger experience, and is especially important for taller people. It is also useful if you are transporting cargo in the rear of the vehicle.
960mm
Volkswagen Jetta (2014): 1.05m

14. Has ISOFIX/LATCH

ISOFIX (also known as LATCH) is a standard system of attachment points for child safety seats, allowing them to be fitted quickly and safely.
Hyundai Sonata SE (2014)
90% have it

15. more airbags

Airbags are designed to cushion occupants in the event of an impact. The standard number is around six as some cars now incorporate additional ones, such as knee airbags, side airbags and side curtain airbags.
6
Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTEC Sedan (2014): 11

16. Has Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.
Hyundai Sonata SE (2014)
92% have it

17. larger fuel tank

A larger fuel tank means that you have to stop to refill less often.
70l
Toyota Mirai (2017): 122.4l

18. smaller turn radius

The turn radius indicates the smallest circular turn a car can make. With a smaller turn radius it is easier to perform a U-turn in one attempt instead of having to reverse back and forth in order to turn around.
10.9m
Mitsubishi Lancer GT (2014): 10m

19. more valves

An intake valve allows the air/fuel mixture to enter the combustion chamber. An engine with more valves tends to increase performance.
16
Rolls-Royce Ghost II (2014): 48

20. more cylinders

Although there are many aspects that determine the power, a higher number of cylinders is generally a good indication of the potential power of the engine.
4
Rolls-Royce Ghost II (2014): 12

21. width

1.83m
Nissan Versa Sedan S (2015): 1.69m

22. longer basic warranty (years)

The basic warranty of a car covers all aspects other than parts which are subject to normal wear and tear, such as windscreen wipers and brake pads. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
5yrs
Toyota Camry (2017): 60000yrs

23. larger interior

A larger interior volume makes for a more comfortable driving experience, giving more space for you and your passengers.
3404l
BMW 740Ld xDrive Sedan (2015): 3766l

24. larger engine size

This measurement is the total volume of all the engine's cylinders, also known as the engine displacement. This is one of many aspects of an engine that determine its horsepower, but generally speaking a greater size indicates more power.
2.4l
Rolls-Royce Phantom (2014): 6.7l

25. longer drivetrain warranty (years)

The drivetrain warranty covers parts of the car such as the engine, transmission, driveshaft etc. This is usually longer than the basic warranty. It lasts either a certain number of years or amount of kilometres driven.
10yrs
Hyundai Elantra (2014): 10yrs

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