Hyundai introduced the Sonata with a solar battery

Hyundai introduced the Sonata with a solar battery

July 22, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The new generation Hyundai Sonata sedan has got a solar system that is located on the roof.

Hyundai has introduced a new generation Sonata sedan hybrid. The car received a solar system, located on the roof. It is used to recharge the battery and increases the mileage on a single charge. The company said that, recharging in this way six hours a day, one can increase the annual mileage by 1,300 km.

Also, the novelty is equipped with a 2.0-liter GDi HEV engine and a 6-speed automatic transmission. The total power of the car – 195 horsepower. The average fuel consumption in the combined cycle is at around 4.97 liters per 100 kilometers.

In addition, Sonata received an ASC system, which uses an electric motor to synchronize the speed of rotation of the motor shaft and transmission. This leads to a reduction in switching time by 30%, improves fuel economy and increases the service life of the transmission.

The machine uses a corporate style called Sensuous Sportiness. For the first time this direction was shown on the concept car Le Fil Rouge, presented in 2018 at the Geneva Motor Show. The car received LED optics, brand grille and a new spoiler. The driver has access to a frontal collision warning system, a lane retention function and a digital key that allows you to remotely control certain car systems using a smartphone.