Hyundai Sonata: Second generation Y2 (1988Ц1993)

Second generation Y2 (1988Ц1993)

The medium-sized, front-wheel drive, four-cylinder Sonata arrived here in March 1989. It was only the second South Korean car sold here, competing against the similar-sized Toyota Camry and Mitsubishi Magna. The spacious five-seater sedan came in GL (with power steering and cloth trim), mid-range GLE (with power windows, central locking, folding rear seat and better audio), and luxury GLS variants, the latter often equipped with climate control air-conditioning, cruise control and alloy wheels.

    Third generation Y3 (1993Ц1998)
    The third generation Sonata was Hyundai’s big gamble to secure the huge American Camry market. Its pleasant styling, spacious cabin and much-improved handling, ride and refinement levels (thanks ...

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    Specifications
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    Tire traction
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