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Hyundai Sonata vs. Saturn ION Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Hyundai Sonata vs. Saturn ION Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $18,775

Saturn ION 3   
Difference: $16,260

Lowest Total Invoice: $17,541

Saturn ION 3   
Difference: $15,327

The configured Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 245hp 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Saturn ION 4dr Sedan has a 175-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 5-speed manual transmission.

Even when the Hyundai Sonata and Saturn ION are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.0T trim is $34,075. The features would cost an additional $125. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $35,035.

The base sticker price of the Saturn ION 3 trim is $14,700. The features would cost an additional $3,485. Including the destination charge of $590, the total price of this trim is $18,775.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Hyundai Sonata trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Saturn ION trims is 8. Based on this adjustment, the Saturn ION 3 appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

The configured Hyundai Sonata 4dr Sedan has a turbocharged 245hp 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Saturn ION 4dr Sedan has a 175-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 5-speed manual transmission.

Even when the Hyundai Sonata and Saturn ION are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.0T trim is $31,933. The features would cost an additional $100. Including the destination charge of $835, the total price of this trim is $32,868.

The invoice of the Saturn ION 3 trim is $13,745. The features would cost an additional $3,206. Including the destination charge of $590, the total price of this trim is $17,541.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Hyundai Sonata trims is 2. The feature adjusted price of the Saturn ION trims is 7. Based on this adjustment, the Saturn ION 3 appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20162007
ModelSonataION
TrimLimited 2.0T3
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Base Price $34,075 $14,700
Base Invoice $31,933 $13,745
Floor mats 125 80
Sun and Sound Package   840
Travel Package   200
Enhanced Performance Package   995
Leather seating surfaces   700
Side curtain airbags   395
Rear spoiler   275
Floor mats 100 74
Sun and Sound Package   773
Travel Package   184
Enhanced Performance Package   915
Leather seating surfaces   644
Side curtain airbags   363
Rear spoiler   253
Options (show) (change) 125 3,485
Options (show) (change) 100 3,206
Destination 835 590
Total Price $35,035 $18,775
Total Invoice $32,868 $17,541

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Saturn ION

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Saturn ION 3
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $6,105
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $5,800
Model Year20162007
ModelSonataION
TrimLimited 2.0T3
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Engine245hp I4175hp I4
TransmissionT6M5
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)23/32 MPG25/34 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)400, 9160, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/45-18205/55-16
Total Price$35,035$18,775
Adjustments for Features-10,1550
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$24,880$18,775
Total Invoice$32,868$17,541
Adjustments for Features-9,5270
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$23,341$17,541

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Features Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Saturn ION

Model Year20162007
ModelSonataION
TrimLimited 2.0T3
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100 
5-speed manual $0
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed$1000 
Cruise control $250
Heated steering wheel$100 
Proximity key$250 
Proximity trunk or liftgate opener$125 
Remote app$25 
Sunshades, second row$125 
Tilt steering wheel, manual $150
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 
Universal garage door opener$100 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
4-wheel disc brakes$150 
Active or whiplash-reducing head restraints, front seats$0 
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial$200 
Automatic braking, low-speed$200 
Blind spot warning system$200 
Brake assist$50 
Forward collision warning$200 
Front side airbags$350 
Knee airbag, driver$100 
Lane departure warning system$200 
Obstacle detection, rear$300 
Rear cross-traffic detection$100 
Rearview camera$200 
Rollover sensor$50 
Stability control$400 
Tire-pressure monitor$75 
Vehicle health reports$0 
Cargo Management 
Overhead sunglass holder$25 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0 
App support$100 
Apple CarPlay support$0 
Audio controls on steering wheel$125 
Automatic climate control, front$200 
Bluetooth audio streaming$25 
Bluetooth cell phone link$100 
Dual-zone climate control$125 
HD radio$50 
Navigation system$600 
Rear air vents$100 
Surround sound$250 
Telematics service, such as OnStar $300
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigation$325 
Traffic + travel information$25 
Voice control for nav and audio$100 
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding $350
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)$50 
Panoramic sunroof$1200 
Sunroof $900
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights$200 
Fog lights $125
Heated mirrors$25 
Illuminated visor mirror, driver$50 
Illuminated visor mirror, passenger$50 
Trip computer$150 
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25 
Visor mirror, driver $10
Visor mirror, passenger $10
Xenon HID headlights$500 
Powertrain 
Steering-wheel-mounted transmission controls$100 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row$50 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300 
Heated front seats$200 
Heated second row seats$200 
Manual height adjuster, driver seat $50
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat $50
Memory system, driver seat$200 
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seat$150 
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power height adjuster, driver seat$100 
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100 
Power recliner, driver seat$100 
Power recliner, passenger seat$100 
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat$100 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Electronic systems calibration selector$200 
Performance steering system (optional)$0 
Total Value of Features$12,350$2,195
Value of Feature Adjustments$10,155$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-9,5270

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Specifications Comparison: Hyundai Sonata vs. Saturn ION

Model Year20162007
ModelSonataION
Body4dr Sedan4dr Sedan
Wheelbase110.4 in103.2 in
Length191.1 in184.5 in
Width73.4 in67.2 in
Height58.1 in57.4 in
Curb Weight3,492 lb.2,752 lb.
Fuel Capacity18.5 gal.13.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.4 in40.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room57.9 in53.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.3 in49.5 in
Row 1 Legroom45.5 in42.2 in
Row 2 Headroom38.0 in37.0 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room56.5 in52.8 in
Row 2 Hip Room56.1 in48.6 in
Row 2 Legroom35.6 in33.3 in
Cargo Volume16.3 ft314.7 ft3

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Option Package Details
Saturn ION 3

Leather seating surfaces
FeatureValueRequested?
Leather seating surfaces900Yes
Leather-wrapped steering wheel150Yes
Total Requested1050100%
Total Not Requested00%
Sun and Sound Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Satellite radio200Yes
Unbranded, 160W, 6 speakers350No
Total Requested110076%
Total Not Requested35024%
Travel Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Auto-dimming rearview mirror150Yes
Outside temperature display50Yes
Compass0Yes
Map lights25No
Total Requested20089%
Total Not Requested2511%
Enhanced Performance Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Sport suspension (upgrade)250Yes
Antilock brakes (ABS)400Yes
Traction control100Yes
2.4L I4
DOHC-4v
175 hp@6200
164 lb-ft@4800
1000Yes
Total Requested1750100%
Total Not Requested00%

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