The rest of the Sonata series lacks the latter's 290-hp turbo-four engine and sporty suspension, which may liven up supermarket errands.

Instead, the sedan surprises with a host of standard driver assistance systems and a luxurious interior packed with cutting-edge technology. Its spacious interior and comfortable seats 

Hyundai doesn't make any significant changes to the Symphony lineup for 2022. The inclusion of a Nite Edition, which is exclusively available on the sporty Nc Line trim

The SEL Plus variant is the only Sonata now available with 19-inch rims and improved all-season tyres, and it's also the most cheap way to receive the improved 180-hp turbo-four engine.

Our chosen Sonata would also be an option with the Tech package. It includes a 10.3-inch touchscreen infotainment, a panoramic sunroof, a 12-speaker Bose sound, and a moderately drive mode.

Although the ride is a little rougher and less smooth than other vehicles in its class, the Sonata's turbocharged 1.6-liter engine at least makes it relatively swift.

The eight-speed automatic shifts smoothly and precisely. Also worthy of praise is Hyundai's decision to keep the traditional automatic transmission available in its family sedan.

The hybrid versions of the Sonata's range of extremely fuel-efficient powertrains have the highest estimates. Up to 50 mpg in the city and 54 mpg on the highway are the ratings for the Blue hybrid.

The Sonata's interior is appealing and gives off the impression that the sedan is more expensive inside than it actually is. The materials appear and feel classy

The Sonata's 16 cubic meters of cargo space is neither the greatest nor the lowest in its class among mid-size sedans; it is about average.

A central 8.0-inch touchscreen serves as the infotainment system's primary input. A 12.3-inch electronic gauge cluster is also available in Limited models, SEL Plus models

Hyundai's latest technological marvel is a technology dubbed Digital Key, which enables owners to remotely control some vehicle functions and open the car using relatively close communication 

When you are waiting for it outside, the Hyundai can even pull into and out of a car park. However, the top-tier Limited trim is the only one with such function.