Hyundai Sonata for Sale in Pakistan
The Hyundai Sonata is a mid-size sedan launched by South Korean manufacturer Hyundai in 1985. Six generations of the series have been manufactured till date. The series has undergone design and technology updates through years to become one of the most popular models in the world. In May 2010, the Sonata reached cumulative sales of five million units worldwide. It is the third Hyundai model to reach this figure. The Sonata is considered among the most affordable mid-Size cars, and customers in Pakistan actively seek Hyundai Sonata cars for sale.
Poor customer reviews for the first generation led Hyundai to redesign the vehicle for meeting the customer demands. The second generation was produced in collaboration with Mitsubishi. Seventh generation of the series is expected to hit the markets in 2015. Hyundai has been able to edge its way into the lucrative market with Sonata.
The Hyundai Sonata is available in three trims including base GLS, mid-range SE and Sonata Limited. The latest versions feature a standard driver-selectable steering with normal, comfort and sport modes. Use of sound-deadening materials provides a quieter highway drive. The exterior of the car has been modified to add new grille designs, a rear fascia insert and 17/18 inch wheel designs which give it a sportier look.
The 4.3 inch touch screen, back up camera, leather steering wheel, LCD information display and LED dome light are standard for the Sonata SE and Sonata Limited. These features are also optionally available for the GLS trim. Hyundai is also offering optional technology and safety feature including Hyundai’s third generation navigation system, blind spot monitoring and automatic climate control system.
The interior sports a pleasant and ergonomic arrangement, packed with comfort and entertainment. The sixth generation features a 2.4 litre GDi engine and a 6-speed automatic gear box. The sixth generation Sonata has been made environment-friendly and meet EPA’s cold temperature non-methane hydrocarbon standards. It also boasts a ‘Top Safety Pick’ in IIHS safety tests and a five star rating in NHTSA tests.
Affordable Luxury for Families
The Hyundai Sonata is an affordable luxury car for families in Pakistan. The sedan provides all the features of a modern family car in an affordable price range. Sonata proves Hyundai’s ability to create dependable, affordable and cutting edge cars. It competes with the likes of Honda Accord, Toyota Camry and Ford Fusion. Its standard features, power, warranty, safety and fuel efficiency make it stand out among its rivals. However, it has a mediocre handling and is better suited for city roads. It is best suited for the urban-dwellers in Pakistan, looking for an affordable yet luxurious ride.
The price range for new Hyundai Sonata ranges between PKR 1,830,325 to 2,656,035. Price of a used Sonata varies according to manufacturing year, model and condition of the car.
At present, Hyundai does not have an official distributor in Pakistan. Browse Hyundai Sonata cars for sale and pick the one best suited to your budget.