2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Exterior Passenger Side Rear Angle Close Up

Comparing 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid to Segment Competitors

The 2020 model year lineup is finally completed thanks to the unveiling of the all-new 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid at the Chicago Auto Show earlier this month. We’re super stoked about the all-new Sonata Hybrid, as it adopts many of the same cosmetic changes and more as its gas-only sibling, plus even more! In fact, one of its trim levels even offers best-in-class fuel economy in two different categories! That’s why we figured we’d go ahead and compare the updated sedan to some of its segment competitors, so check out how they fare against one another below.

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2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid

2020 Toyota Camry Hybrid

2020 Honda Accord Hybrid

Engine Size 2.0L I4 GDI 2.5L I4 GDI 2.0L I4 GDI
Gasoline Engine Horsepower 150 HP 176 HP 143 HP
Gasoline Engine Torque 139 lb-ft. 163 lb-ft. 129 lb-ft.
Electric Motor Horsepower 51 HP 118 HP 181 HP
Electric Motor Voltage 270V 259V N/A
Net Horsepower 192 HP 208 HP 212 HP
Base City Fuel Efficiency 50 mpg 51 mpg 48 mpg
Base Highway Fuel Efficiency 54 mpg 53 mpg 47 mpg
Base Combined Fuel Efficiency 52 mpg 52 mpg 48 mpg
Upper Trims City Fuel Efficiency 45 mpg 44 mpg 48 mpg
Upper Trims Highway Fuel Efficiency 51 mpg 47 mpg 47 mpg
Upper Trims Combined Fuel Efficiency 47 mpg 46 mpg 48 mpg

As you can see, the three midsize hybrid sedans are quite comparable to one another; however, each has its clear advantages. The Honda Accord Hybrid is certainly the most powerful of the trio, but it gives up quite a bit in the way of fuel efficiency. Our Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, on the other hand, offers class-leading highway and combined fuel economy ratings in its base trim level, with is the 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Blue.

2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Exterior Driver Side Front Profile
2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Interior Cabin Front Seating

We’re far from finished covering all things 2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, so be sure to check back often for more information about the all-new hybrid sedan.