2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid vs 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid
Now that more and more sedan models are offering hybrid powertrains, the popularity of hybrids has skyrocketed. With that increase in popularity comes an increase in the number of hybrids available for purchase. That’s good for you as a consumer because more choices mean it’s more likely that you’ll find the model that’s perfect for you. It also means it may be harder to figure out which model that is. That’s exactly why we decided to compare our 2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid with one of its top competitors – the 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid.
Over the course of this comparison, you’ll see the new Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is the better choice thanks to its affordability, power output and warranty offerings.
2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
2017 Honda Accord Hybrid
|2.0-Liter 4-Cylinder Engine||Engine Type||2.0-Liter 4-Cylinder|
|154 HP & 140 lb-ft.||Horsepower & Torque||143 HP & 129 lb-ft.|
|Interior-Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor||Electric Motor Type||AC Synchronous Permanent-Magnet Motor|
|10 Years/100,000 Miles||Drivetrain Warranty||5 Years/60,000 Miles|
|10 Years/100,000 Miles||Hybrid Components Warranty||8 Years/100,000 Miles|
Get More Bang for Your Buck with a 2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid from Coastal Hyundai in Melbourne FL
Since the first thing most people look at when researching new cars is the price tag, let’s begin there. As you can see in the table above, the 2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is the less expensive of the two models by a long shot. You can also see in the table that the drivetrain and hybrid components warranties that come with a new Hyundai Sonata Hybrid are far better than those offered with a 2017 Honda Accord Hybrid.
Affordability isn’t the only advantage of the 2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, either. The horsepower and torque offerings of the new Sonata Hybrid’s 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine are also far more impressive than what’s provided by the new Honda Accord Hybrid’s 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine. More specifically, you’re getting 154 horsepower and 140 pound-feet of torque with the 2017 Sonata Hybrid’s engine, whereas you’re only getting 143 horsepower and 129 pound-feet of torque with the 2017 Accord Hybrid’s engine.
To learn more about everything the 2017 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid brings to the table, please get in touch with our friendly and knowledgeable Coastal Hyundai staff in Melbourne, FL.