2019 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Specs, Release Dates, Prices

The last year refreshed Hyundai Sonata Hybrid adopts the distinctive design of the recently released gasoline model while delivering 42 miles per gallon (EPA-estimated combined MPG), feature enhancements and a lower starting price. The starting price for the 2019 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is $25,750, furthering the value-added benefits of Hyundai eco-friendly vehicles. The 2019 Sonata Hybrid is available now at Hyundai dealerships nationwide.


The 2019 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid efficient 2.0L GDI 4-cylinder engine, six-speed automatic transmission and 38 kW electric motor are carryover while the capacity of the state-of-the-art lithium-ion polymer battery system has been increased by nine percent (1.62 kWh to 1.76 kWh). The increased battery pack size and optimized operating efficiency improve both city and highway fuel economy by one mile per gallon.



Nu 2.0L GDI DOHC 16-valve Inline 4-cylinder


Aluminum block and head

Bore & Stroke (mm)

81 X 97

Compression ratio



2.0 liters / 1,999 cc


154 @ 6,000 rpm

Torque (lb-ft)

140 @ 5,000

Valves per cylinder


Intake system


Electric Motor/Battery

Power output @ RPM

38 kW (51 HP) @ 1,770–2,000 rpm

Torque (lb.-ft) @ RPM

151 @ 0-1,770

Lithium-ion polymer battery system (capacity)

1.76 kWh

Lithium-ion polymer battery system (voltage)

270V (max)

On-board charger


Combined hybrid system horsepower @ RPM

193 HP @ 6,000 rpm

Drive Type


Transmission Type

6-speed electronic automatic, shift lock and SHIFTRONIC manual shift mode (w/o lock-up torque converter)


Front - Type

MacPherson strut with High Performance Damper (HPD) shock absorbers

Front - Stabilizer Bar

24.2 mm

Rear - Type

Multi-link with High Performance Damper (HPD) shock absorbers

Rear - Stabilizer Bar

17 mm



Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) Rack and pinion steering, column-mounted

Overall Ratio


Turns, Lock to Lock


Turning Diameter (curb to curb, ft.)

35.6 ft.

Brakes/ Tires/ Wheels

Dual-diagonal, split circuit, power-assisted w/ hydraulic booster, cooperative control corresponding to regenerative braking torque


12.0” Ventilated disc


11.2” Ventilated disc

ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)


Standard: P205/ 65R16

Optional: P215/55R17


Standard: 16 x 6.5J Aluminum Alloy

Optional: 17 x 7.0J Aluminum Alloy

Exterior Dimensions



Overall Length


Overall Width (excludes mirrors)


Overall Height


Interior Dimensions

Head Room (Front/Rear)


Leg Room - (Front/Rear)


Shoulder Room (Front/Rear)


Hip Room (Front/Rear)




15.85 gallons

Fuel Economy (mpg)


SE: 40/46/42

Limited: 39/44/41

Volume (cubic ft.)



Cargo Capacity


Total Interior




SE: 3,497 lbs.

Limited: 3,560 lbs.


4,630 lbs.



The advanced exterior includes a more dynamic front fascia featuring new sheet metal for the hood and front fenders, incorporating the new Hyundai signature cascading grille shape, while a new rear deck lid allows for a sleeker, coupe-like appearance. In addition, the redesigned eco-spoke alloy wheels (16-and 17-inch), distinctive blue bezel headlights and taillights with clear outer lens further highlight the refreshed design of the Hybrid model.

The Sonata Hybrid interior has also been updated with a revised center stack area and instrument cluster that provides an improved sense of dimension while the steering wheel now has a sportier leather-wrapped three-spoke design.

The 2019 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is available in SE and Limited trim levels. The regular Sonata and the Sonata Plug-In Hybrid are reviewed separately. The Sonata Hybrid SE MSRP is $25,750, excluding the $920 freight charge, and includes the following standard equipment:

Sonata Hybrid SE Features

2.0L Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) 4-cylinder Engine

Permanent magnet high-power density motor (38 kW)

Tilt and telescopic steering wheel w/ cruise and audio controls

6-speed Automatic Transmission w/ SHIFTRONIC

Hybrid starter-generator (HSG)

Drive mode select

Blind Spot Detection (BSD) w/ Rear Cross Traffic Alert & Lane Change Assist

Front, front seat side, curtain and drivers knee airbags

Lithium-ion polymer battery system (270V)


16-inch Eco-spoke alloy wheels

LED taillights

LED Daytime Running Lights

Automatic headlight control

Side mirror-mounted turn signal indicators

Heated side mirror

Chrome exterior door handles

Chrome surround DLO

Solar control glass

Proximity key w/ push button start

Rearview backup camera

Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob

Cloth seating surfaces

Leatherette door panel inserts

6-way manual front seats (height-adjustable)

Apple Carplay & Android Auto compatibility

2-inch color LCD trip computer

Hands-free smart trunk opener

Auto up/down driver window

Sunvisor extension

Tire mobility kit (TMK) in lieu of temporary spare tire

7-inch color touchscreen Display Audio

Integrated Bluetooth w/ phonebook transfer

iPod/USB and AUX input jacks

Dual automatic temperature control



The Sonata Hybrid Limited MSRP is $31,300, excluding the $920 freight charge, and includes all of the Sonata Hybrid equipment plus the following features:


Sonata Hybrid Limited Features

Panoramic sunroof

High-gloss window surround

17-inch Eco-spoke alloy wheels

Chrome side rocker moldings

LED headlights w/ Dynamic Bending Lights

Electronic Parking Brake with auto vehicle hold

Automatic Emergency Braking

Lane Keeping Assist

Smart Cruise Control with start/stop

Leather seating surfaces

8-way power driver seat w/ lumbar support

Integrated Memory System (IMS) – driver seat and outside mirrors

6-way power passenger seat

Heated front seats

Ventilated front seats

60/40 split-folding rear seat

LED interior illumination

Premium door sill plates

Auto-dimming room mirror w/ HomeLink and compass

SiriusXM satellite radio (90 day complimentary trial)

Floor console-mounted vents

Auto up/down front passenger window

Wood grain interior trim inserts

Blue Link Connected Car Services

HD Radio technology

USB charge port (2nd row floor console)

Blue Link Connected Care Package (for 3-years, enrollment required)

Blue Link Remote Package (for 3-years, enrollment required)


The Sonata Hybrid Limited Ultimate Package MSRP is $3,200 and add the following features:

Ultimate Package

Rear parking sensors

Automatic high beam assist

Driver Attention Warning System

Heated steering wheel

Smart Cruise Control (SCC) w/ stop/start capability

Electronic Parking Brake (EPB) w/ Auto Vehicle Hold

Rear side window manual sunshades

Infinity premium audio system

Navigation System w/ 8-inch Color Touchscreen Display

Blue Link Guidance Package (for 3-years, enrollment required)

SiriusXM Travel Link

Wireless device charging


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