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Compare Hyundai Sonata 8 vs Acura TLX 2

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Neoscore
37%
62%
Pros
  • Excellent 0.24 drag coefficient
  • Decent performance
  • Decent exterior styling
  • Great suspension setup
  • Good AWD system
  • Good engine reliability
  • Above-average styling
Cons
  • Stuck with MacPherson struts in the front
  • Lack in power

Variants

1.6 T-GDI AT
2.0 GDI Hybrid AT
2.5 GDI AT
2.5 Turbo GDI AT
I4 AWD
I4 FWD
V6 Type S

Capacity

Cargo Capacity
453 L / 16.0 cu-ft
382 L / 13.5 cu-ft
Engine Oil Capacity
1.6 T-GDI AT4.6 L / 4.9 qt2.0 GDI Hybrid AT5.2 L / 5.5 qt2.5 GDI AT5.6 L / 5.9 qt2.5 Turbo GDI AT6.3 L / 6.7 qt
Fuel Capacity
1.6 T-GDI AT60.0 L / 15.9 gal2.0 GDI Hybrid AT50.0 L / 13.2 gal2.5 GDI AT60.0 L / 15.9 gal
60.0 L / 15.9 gal
Passengers
5
5
Payload
1.6 T-GDI AT462 kg / 1019 lbs2.0 GDI Hybrid AT449 kg / 990 lbs2.5 GDI AT527 kg / 1162 lbs2.5 Turbo GDI AT459 kg / 1012 lbs

Chassis

Brakes
Electro-Servo Brakes
Brakes | Front
Vented 12"1.6 T-GDI ATVentilated discs, 325 mm2.0 GDI Hybrid ATVentilated discs, 305 mm2.5 GDI ATVentilated discs, 305-325 mm2.5 Turbo GDI ATVentilated discs, 345.44 mm
I4 AWDVentilated discs, 330.2 mmI4 FWDVentilated discs, 330.2 mmV6 Type SVentilated discs, 363.22 mm
Brakes | Rear
solid 11.2"1.6 T-GDI ATDisc, 300 mm2.0 GDI Hybrid ATDisc, 284 mm2.5 GDI ATDisc, 300 mm2.5 Turbo GDI ATDisc, 325.12 mm
Disc, 330.2 mm
Power Steering
Electric Steering
Electric Steering
Steering Ratio
13.27x
Suspension | Front
MacPherson strut
Double-wishbone
Suspension | Rear
Multi-link
Multi-link
Tire Size
1.6 T-GDI AT235/45 R182.0 GDI Hybrid AT205/65 R16, 215/55 R172.5 GDI AT205/65 R16, 215/55 R172.5 Turbo GDI AT245/40 R19
I4 AWD235/50 R18, 255/40 R19I4 FWD235/50 R18, 255/40 R19V6 Type S255/35 R20
Turning Circle
36.1 ft1.6 T-GDI AT10.9 m / 35.8 ft2.0 GDI Hybrid AT11.0 m / 36.1 ft2.5 GDI AT10.9 m / 35.8 ft2.5 Turbo GDI AT10.9 m / 35.8 ft
I4 AWD12.2 m / 40.0 ftI4 FWD12.2 m / 40.0 ftV6 Type S12.3 m / 40.3 ft

Construction

Body Style
1.6 T-GDI AT4-door Sedan2.0 GDI Hybrid AT4-door hybrid Sedan2.5 GDI AT4-door Sedan2.5 Turbo GDI AT4-door Sedan
4-door Sedan

Dimensions

Ground Clearance
135 mm / 5.3 in
135 mm / 5.3 in
Size | Height
1445 mm / 56.9 in
1433 mm / 56.4 in
Size | Length
4900 mm / 192.9 in
4943 mm / 194.6 in
Size | Width
1859 mm / 73.2 in
1910 mm / 75.2 in
Track Width | Front
1633.0 mm / 64.3 in
1626.0 mm / 64.0 in
Track Width | Rear
1623.0 mm / 63.9 in
1641.0 mm / 64.6 in
Weight
1.6 T-GDI AT1465.0 kg / 3229.8 lbs2.0 GDI Hybrid AT1508.0 kg / 3324.6 lbs2.5 GDI AT1415.0 kg / 3119.5 lbs2.5 Turbo GDI AT1611.0 kg / 3551.6 lbs
I4 AWD1781.0 kg / 3926.4 lbsI4 FWD1682.0 kg / 3708.2 lbsV6 Type S1945.0 kg / 4288.0 lbs
Wheel Size
1.6 T-GDI AT7.5J x 182.0 GDI Hybrid AT6.5J x 16, 7J x172.5 GDI AT6.5J x 16, 7.5J x 172.5 Turbo GDI AT8.0J x 19
8.0J x 18, 8.5J x 19
Wheelbase
2840 mm / 111.8 in
2870 mm / 113.0 in

Performance

Coefficient Of Drag
1.6 T-GDI AT0.272.0 GDI Hybrid AT0.242.5 GDI AT0.272.5 Turbo GDI AT0.27
Fuel Economy
1.6 T-GDI AT7.6 L/100km / 31.0 MPG (combined) | 8.7 L/100km / 27.0 MPG (urban) | 6.5 L/100km / 36.2 MPG (highway)2.0 GDI Hybrid AT4.5 L/100km / 52.3 MPG (combined) | 4.7 L/100km / 50.0 MPG (urban) | 4.4 L/100km / 53.5 MPG (highway)2.5 GDI AT7.4 L/100km / 31.8 MPG (combined) | 8.4 L/100km / 28.0 MPG (urban) | 6.2 L/100km / 37.9 MPG (highway)2.5 Turbo GDI AT8.7 L/100km / 27.0 MPG (combined) | 10.2 L/100km / 23.1 MPG (urban) | 7.1 L/100km / 33.1 MPG (highway)
I4 AWD9.8 L/100km / 24.0 MPG (combined) | 11.2 L/100km / 21.0 MPG (urban) | 8.1 L/100km / 29.0 MPG (highway)I4 FWD9.4 L/100km / 25.0 MPG (combined) | 10.7 L/100km / 22.0 MPG (urban) | 7.6 L/100km / 31.0 MPG (highway)V6 Type S11.2 L/100km / 21.0 MPG (combined) | 12.4 L/100km / 19.0 MPG (urban) | 9.8 L/100km / 24.0 MPG (highway)

Powertrain

Drivetrain Layout
Front-engine (transverse), Front-wheel drive
I4 AWDFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel driveI4 FWDFront-engine (transverse), Front-wheel driveV6 Type SFront-engine (transverse), All-wheel drive
Emission Standard
1.6 T-GDI ATULEV 702.0 GDI Hybrid ATSULEV 302.5 GDI ATSULEV 302.5 Turbo GDI ATULEV 70
I4 AWDSULEV-30I4 FWDSULEV-30V6 Type SULEV70
Engine | Bore
1.6 T-GDI AT75.6 mm / 3.0 in2.0 GDI Hybrid AT81.0 mm / 3.2 in2.5 GDI AT88.5 mm / 3.5 in2.5 Turbo GDI AT88.5 mm / 3.5 in
Engine | Compression Ratio
1.6 T-GDI AT10.5:12.0 GDI Hybrid AT14.0:12.5 GDI AT13.0:1
Engine | Displacement
1.6, 2.0, 2.5 L1.6 T-GDI AT1.6 L / 97.5 cu-in / 1598.0 cc2.0 GDI Hybrid AT2.0 L / 122.0 cu-in / 1999.0 cc2.5 GDI AT2.5 L / 152.4 cu-in / 2497.0 cc2.5 Turbo GDI AT2.5 L / 152.4 cu-in / 2497.0 cc
I4 AWD3.0 LI4 FWD2.0 L
Engine | Power
1.6 T-GDI AT180.0 hp / 134.2 kW @ 5500 rpm2.0 GDI Hybrid AT150.0 hp / 111.9 kW @ 6000 rpm + 51.0 hp / 38.0 kW @ 1800-2300 rpm (electric motor)2.5 GDI AT191.0 hp / 142.4 kW @ 6100 rpm2.5 Turbo GDI AT290.0 hp / 216.3 kW @ 5800 rpm
I4 AWD272.0 hp / 202.8 kW @ 6500 rpmI4 FWD272.0 hp / 202.8 kW @ 6500 rpmV6 Type S355.0 hp / 264.7 kW @ 5500 rpm
Engine | Specific Output
1.6 T-GDI AT112.6 hp/L / 1.8 hp/cu-in2.0 GDI Hybrid AT75.0 hp/L / 1.2 hp/cu-in2.5 GDI AT76.5 hp/L / 1.3 hp/cu-in2.5 Turbo GDI AT116.1 hp/L / 1.9 hp/cu-in
Engine | Stroke
1.6 T-GDI AT89.0 mm / 3.5 in2.0 GDI Hybrid AT97.0 mm / 3.8 in2.5 GDI AT101.5 mm / 4.0 in2.5 Turbo GDI AT101.5 mm / 4.0 in
Engine | Torque
1.6 T-GDI AT264 Nm / 194.7 lb-ft @ 1500-4500 rpm2.0 GDI Hybrid AT188 Nm / 138.7 lb-ft @ 5000 rpm + 205 Nm / 151.2 lb-ft @ 0-1800 rpm2.5 GDI AT245 Nm / 180.7 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm2.5 Turbo GDI AT422 Nm / 311.3 lb-ft @ 1650-4000 rpm
I4 AWD380 Nm / 280.3 lb-ft @ 1600-4500 rpmI4 FWD380 Nm / 280.3 lb-ft @ 1600-4500 rpmV6 Type S480 Nm / 354.0 lb-ft @ 1400-5000 rpm
Engine | Type
I4 Smartstream: G1.6 T-GDi, G2.0 LPi, G2.0 MPi, G2.0 GDi (Hybrid); G2.5 MPi, G2.5 GDi1.6 T-GDI ATTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder2.0 GDI Hybrid ATdirect-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder2.5 GDI ATNaturally-aspirated direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder2.5 Turbo GDI ATTurbocharged direct- and multi-port-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinder
I4 AWDTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderI4 FWDTurbocharged direct-injected petrol inline-4 DOHC engine with 4 values per cylinderV6 Type STurbocharged direct-injected petrol V6 engine with 4 values per cylinder
Fuel Capacity
13.2 gal
Transmission | Gears
6- or 8-speed1.6 T-GDI AT8-speed2.0 GDI Hybrid AT6-speed2.5 GDI AT8-speed2.5 Turbo GDI AT8-speed
10-speed
Transmission | Type
Automatic1.6 T-GDI ATAutomatic2.0 GDI Hybrid ATAutomatic SHIFTRONIC2.5 GDI ATAutomatic2.5 Turbo GDI ATAutomatic
AutomaticI4 AWDAutomatic SportShiftI4 FWDAutomatic SportShiftV6 Type SAutomatic

Production

Availability
20201.6 T-GDI AT20192.0 GDI Hybrid AT20202.5 GDI AT20192.5 Turbo GDI AT2020
2020 Q3I4 AWD2020I4 FWD2020V6 Type S2021
Debut
2019-03
2020-05-28
Made In
South Korea, US, China
USA
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