2017 HYUNDAI SONATA PLUG-IN HYBRID DELIVERS CLASS-LEADING 27-MILE ALL-ELECTRIC RANGE

Posted on 01. Dec, 2016 by in Hyundai Canada

2017 Sonata Plug-In Hybrid

All-new Exterior Color Palette accessible early 2017 

Highly Efficient Blue Link® Smartphone App Controls Charging Schedule Remotely

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. Sept. 12, 2016 – The 2017 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV) offers a class-leading estimated 27 miles of all-electric operation and can recharge in reduction than 3 hours with a Level-Two charger. It offers a best of both worlds by providing a energy smoothness of a hybrid gasoline engine, ideal for prolonged trips, with a additional advantage of environmentally accessible all-electric operation for commuting. As a result, many consumers will be means to finish their daily invert though regulating a singular dump of fuel, and sum estimated operation is an considerable 590 miles. The 2017 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid receives a new extraneous tone palette early in a 2017 calendar year. It is built during a Asan, South Korea plant and is accessible now during Hyundai dealers.


2017 Pricing

* Freight charges are $835

PLUG-IN POWERTRAIN
Although a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid is really technologically advanced, it drives likewise to a unchanging Sonata Hybrid, though with a additional advantage of extended all-electric range. A 9.8 kWh lithium-ion polymer battery pack, some-more than 5 times incomparable than a Sonata Hybrid’s battery, gives a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid an estimated all-electric operation of adult to 27 miles, serve than any other midsize PHEV sedan.

The Sonata Plug-in Hybrid uses a six-speed involuntary delivery with Hyundai’s Transmission-Mounted Electrical Device (TMED), a 50 kW electric motor, in place of a torque converter. The 50 kW electric engine is 32 percent some-more absolute than a engine used a in Sonata Hybrid and allows EV operation during aloft engine bucket and speed. A 2.0-liter Nu four-cylinder GDI engine joined with a electric engine allows a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid to work only like a Sonata Hybrid once a onboard battery assign is depleted. Sonata PHEV’s Nu engine produces 154 horsepower and 140 lb. ft. of torque and a sum complement outlay is 202 horsepower during 6,000 rpm.

Sonata PHEV delivers an estimated 99 MPGe total when handling in EV mode. In hybrid mode, a Sonata PHEV earnings an estimated 39 mpg combined. Recharge time ranges from reduction than 3 hours during a 240V Level-Two charging hire to reduction than 9 hours regulating a customary 120V outlet.

AERODYNAMIC EXTERIOR
Sonata Plug-in Hybrid uses a same organic pattern cues as a Sonata Hybrid to urge a drag fellow to an industry-leading 0.24 as good as yield visible cues to heed a hybrid models from other Sonatas. A particular instrument cluster provides Sonata Plug-in Hybrid drivers with additional information about a Plug-in Hybrid’s functions. A assign indicator is located on tip of a dashboard to make it easy to see a state of assign from outward a vehicle.

Early in 2017, Sonata Plug-in will offer an all-new extraneous tone palette, including: Hyper White, Nocturne Black, Metropolis Gray and Skyline Blue. Interior seating tone choices embody cloth or leather seating configurations in gray or a Blue Pearl choice for leather seats. Sonata Plug-in Hybrids versed with Blue Pearl leather seats will embody contrariety stitching and trim accent pieces.

BLUE LINK APP
Owners can conduct and guard a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle remotely around a Blue Link smartphone app. With a app, owners can entrance real-time information from their Sonata PHEV and perform specific commands like starting a engine and locking doors. Plus, users can hunt for points of seductiveness regulating Google with voice or content and have a directions when they start their Sonata Plug-in Hybrid.

The many useful underline of a app is handling a car’s charging schedule. Owners are given automobile charging options that they can name while in a car, though users can also conduct them remotely around smartphone. Immediate assign is a simplest option, as charging starts as shortly as a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid is plugged in.

Individuals that have opposite electric rates during several times might wish to report a charge. Users can do that with a new app formed on time and date. For example, charging could be set to start during 10 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays on a weekly basis.

Remote Control Services:

  • Start or stop charging
  • Set adult charging report with days of a week and time
  • Climate control and defroster

Connected Car Services:

  • Vehicle diagnostics/status
  • Existing battery level
  • Real-time electric range
  • Real-time fuel range
  • Charge status
  • Plug standing (in/out)
  • Time left until entirely charged

SAFETY FEATURES
2017 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid comes customary with 7 airbags, including a driver’s knee airbag. Electronic Stability Control, Vehicle Stability Management, Traction Control, ABS and a Tire Pressure Monitoring System with particular tire vigour display, and a rearview camera are also standard. Projector headlamps are customary while HID Xenon headlamps are available.

Hyundai offers many active reserve technologies for a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid to support drivers and assistance forestall accidents. No longer indifferent for oppulance cars, modernized reserve technologies such as Forward Collision Warning and Lane Departure Warning are also accessible in this midsize sedan.

Sonata Plug-in Hybrid’s customary modernized Blind Spot Detection complement is designed to warning drivers of an coming automobile in a subsequent line if a spin vigilance is activated. Drivers are initial alerted of a automobile in a blind mark by warning lights in a side mirrors. When a spin vigilance is activated, a Lane Change Assist complement determines a shutting speed of any automobile in a adjacent line to establish if a line change is safe. If a complement determines a automobile in a other line is shutting too quickly, it sounds an heard alarm to advise a motorist that a line change is unsafe.

Rear Cross-traffic Alert (RCTA) is another underline subsequent from a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid’s modernized Blind Spot Detection system. RCTA scans a areas to any side of a automobile when drivers are subsidy out of parking spaces. If a complement detects another automobile is coming from a side, a Sonata motorist is given an heard alert. This complement is another apparatus that helps Sonata drivers implement a active reserve technology.

An accessible Lane Departure Warning System uses a forward-facing camera to commend line markers. If a complement detects a automobile is headed outward a line markers, a warning light on a dashboard illuminates and an heard sound alerts a driver.

CONVENIENT TECHNOLOGY
The Sonata Plug-in Hybrid delivers a accessible record one would design in a oppulance automobile in an impossibly fit mid-size hybrid sedan. Hyundai’s Hands-free Smart Trunk is customary on a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid. An electronic parking stop with involuntary automobile hold, Integrated Memory System for driver’s chair and side mirrors, ventilated front seats, energy front seats with tractable motorist lumbar support and Smart Cruise Control featuring stop/start capability are all accessible on Sonata Plug-in Hybrid.

MULTIMEDIA
All Sonata Plug-in Hybrids come customary with an eight-inch tone touchscreen navigation complement with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto® smartphone integration, iPod® /USB and auxiliary submit jacks, SiriusXM® satellite radio and Bluetooth® phone connectivity with phonebook send and voice-recognition. Available upgrades embody a nine-speaker Infinity reward audio complement with subwoofer and outmost Infinity® amplifier.

Hyundai’s eight-inch navigation complement offers a map and strain split-screen arrangement and a ability to record SiriusXM presets 1-6. Switching to a preset hire in a center of your favorite strain won’t be an distrurbance any longer. Rewind adult to 22 mins to listen to a full strain or locate adult on a sports broadcast. SiriusXM Travel Link® provides entrance to trade information, sports scores, weather, batch prices, fuel prices and internal film times. All Sonata Plug-in Hybrids will also support “Eyes Free” Siri integration, that allows drivers to perform a accumulation of functions though holding their eyes off a road.

AVAILABILITY AND TAX CREDITS
The Sonata Plug-in Hybrid will be distributed in California, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island and Vermont, though business in any of a other states can tradition sequence a automobile during their internal Hyundai play in any state. Sonata Plug-in Hybrid buyers are now authorised for a $4,919 sovereign taxation credit. These taxation credits revoke a volume of sovereign taxation a client is probable for, creation them most some-more profitable than taxation deductions. Local incentives might also be available; for example, a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid qualifies for a $1,500 money remission by state-level programs in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. In addition, a Sonata Plug-in Hybrid is authorised for HOV-lane entrance in certain states.

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