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2016 Hyundai Sonata Comparison near Richmond, VA

2016 Hyundai Sonata vs Toyota Camry

There are a lot of midsize sedans for you to choose from. It seems like every auto manufacturer has their version of what a sedan should be, but how do you know which one is right for you? If you've decided on the 2016 Hyundai Sonata, you're headed in the right direction. This 2016 Hyundai Sonata comparison near Richmond VA, will show you how how it stacks up to a competitor like the 2016 Toyota Camry. It might be hard to take on a legend like the Camry, but you'll see how the Hyundai Sonata comes out on top when it comes to performance, convenience, and all-around style.

When you think of a midsize sedan, you may not think of powerful performance, but it's time to take another look. The 2016 Hyundai Sonata offer drivers a 2.4L GDI 4-cylinder engine with 185 horsepower, 175 lbs.-ft. of torque, and a 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC®. The 2016 Camry puts up a fight, but can't match with a 2.5L 4-cylinder engine that only gets 178 horsepower and 170 lbs.-ft. of torque with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Despite the edge that the Sonata has, it still manages to get a better fuel economy of 38 highway MPG1, versus the 35 highway MPG1 of the Camry. To top it all off, the Sonata has a larger fuel tank that can hold 18.5 gallons, which means less stops at your local Wawa.

If you want to get the most out of your 2016 Hyundai Sonata, you've got plenty to choose from because the Sonata is available in six great trims. The 2016 Camry can't keep up, as it only offers you five different trims. And if you want to get a midsize sedan with great fuel economy, you can drive the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Eco. This trim offers 28/38 city/highway MPG1, and you want find anything close to that on the 2016 Camry.

Standard features improve the appearance, comfort, and convenience of your sedan, and you'll find some helpful and intuitive ones with this 2016 Hyundai Sonata comparison near Richmond, VA. For added style, the Hyundai comes standard with 16-inch alloy wheels, which do the Camry's 16-inch steel wheels one better. Alloy wheels offer a more individual look to the exterior of your sedan, as well as being lighter than steel wheels, which can improve acceleration. Extra style can also be found in the rear lip spoiler that's standard on the 2016 Sonata, but you'd have to upgrade the Camry to get one. The fabric-trimmed seats of the Camry may suffice, but the Sonata comes standard with premium cloth seating surfaces for added comfort.

Create your own 2016 Hyundai Sonata comparison near Richmond, VA, by visiting your local Richmond area Hyundai dealer and taking the Sonata out for a test drive. With a 2016 Hyundai Sonata vs Toyota Camry comparison, it's easy to see who comes out on top. Stop by our new-vehicle showroom at Pohanka Hyundai of Fredericksburg today to learn more. We're conveniently located across the street from the Four Mile Fork Shopping Center.


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