According to the latest news, Hyundai has recently announced the new Sonata premium sedan with the price tag of Rs 18.52 lakh for the manual version and Rs 20.61 lakh for the automatic variant.
Earlier, the company had launched the first look of the car at the Delhi Auto Expo in January in 2012.
Reports have said that the 6th generation Sonata takes forward the ‘Fluidic Sculpture’ design philosophy already seen in its smaller sibling, Verna.
In addition, the new Hyundai Sonata is only available with a petrol engine — the 2.4 litre GDi, same as compared to the Honda Accord (Rs 20.28 lakh) and Toyota Camry (Rs 21.58 lakh).
However, the big names in the same segment like Skoda Superb (Rs 19.6 lakh), is also available with a diesel burner.
The car is powered with some features such as front and rear seat ventilation, high intensity Xenon head lamps, rear view camera, LED combination rear lamp and paddle gear shifters.
For safety precautions, the car has six airbags, apart from electronic stability program with traction control system.