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Hyundai Sonata MPG

 

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Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2005 2005 4dr Sedan 170-hp 2.7L V6 4-sp shiftable automatic FWD 23.55
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With the turbocharged 400hp 3.0L V6 engine, 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission, and all-wheel drive, the 2005 Hyundai Sonata has been averaging 23.55 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2005 Hyundai Sonatas in this analysis were driven mostly on the highway at an average speed of 68 miles per hour (about 71.5 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were in the city (3 percent), in heavy traffic (1.5 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2005 Hyundai Sonata in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on most or all of the time.
2005 2005 4dr Sedan 138-hp 2.4L I4 4-sp shiftable automatic FWD 23.95
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2005 Hyundai Sonata

2005 Hyundai Sonata Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr Sedan 235-horsepower 3.3L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
it does relatively well for an automatic 6 cylinder model see full Hyundai Sonata review
2006 4dr Sedan 235-horsepower 3.3L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
Average 30 on the highway, 23 city. see full Hyundai Sonata review
2006 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Almost like a subcompact. Used to average 28.5, mileage has risen to average 32, occasionally extending to 36 see full Hyundai Sonata review
2006 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
THE BEST FOR THE MONEY... 27.4MPG with a lot of city driving on a daily basis! see full Hyundai Sonata review
2006 4dr Sedan 235-horsepower 3.3L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
with my driving habbits i should get very low MPG with the Sonata i average about 28 highway and 25 city i have yet to see a V6 sedan that can do this see full Hyundai Sonata review
2006 4dr Sedan 235-horsepower 3.3L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
i drive 30 miles to work. 15 of them are on back roads and 15 on the highway. i have averaged 27 mpg for 4 years. see full Hyundai Sonata review
2005 Hyundai Sonata Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr Sedan 235-horsepower 3.3L V6
5-speed shiftable automatic FWD
not as good as some competition see full Hyundai Sonata review
2006 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
I expect more MPG out of a modern I4 engine, as compared to my 10-year Accord. see full Hyundai Sonata review
 

2005 Hyundai Sonata Gas Mileage (MPG)

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