Gallery: TEST DRIVE: The Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is Our New Favorite Gree...

 
Are you one of those green drivers who pays obsessive attention to squeezing every mile out of your car? Your hybrid is finally here. The new Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is designed in such a way that if you ease off the gas at nearly any speed, you can switch into EV mode and start saving those precious drops of fuel. Add to that the fact that Hyundai has unabashedly borrowed major design elements from recent Mercedes models, and you’ve got a pretty sweet green sedan. We tested the Sonata Hybrid at city and highway speeds, and on all kinds of roads, and found it to be one of the most livable hybrids we’ve driven to date. The mileage averaged just under 40 mpg, so you could do a bit better if mileage is your one and only priority, but hear us out. The Sonata Hybrid has awesome acceleration when you need it, great technology features, drives just about like a regular gas-engined car, and other than its average suspension really does feel luxurious like a Merc. Come along with us as we take you through our obsessive list of awesome details to be found in the new Sonata Hybrid. We promise to be as thorough as you would be.

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