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Hyundai Sonata MPG

MPG Number of Vehicles
16 miles per gallon 4 vehicles
17 miles per gallon 11 vehicles
18 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
19 miles per gallon 6 vehicles
20 miles per gallon 9 vehicles
21 miles per gallon 5 vehicles
22 miles per gallon 6 vehicles
23 miles per gallon 6 vehicles
24 miles per gallon 9 vehicles
25 miles per gallon 5 vehicles
26 miles per gallon 4 vehicles
27 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
28 miles per gallon 3 vehicles
29 miles per gallon 6 vehicles
30 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
31 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
32 miles per gallon 2 vehicles
33 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
34 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
35 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
36 miles per gallon 0 vehicles
37 miles per gallon 1 vehicles
Model Year Body/Powertrain MPG  
2006 2006 4dr Sedan turbocharged 178hp 1.6L I4 7-sp automated manual FWD 21.12
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With the turbocharged 178hp 1.6L I4 engine, 7-speed automated manual transmission, and front-wheel drive, the 2006 Hyundai Sonata has been averaging 21.12 MPG (miles per gallon).

The 2006 Hyundai Sonatas in this analysis were driven mostly in the city (about 36.5 percent of the miles driven). The rest of the miles were on the highway at an average speed of 68 miles per hour (30.7 percent), in heavy traffic (6.3 percent), and in the suburbs (0 percent).

In addition, the average 2006 Hyundai Sonata in this analysis was driven on flat terrain with a medium foot and the AC on only some of the time.
2006 2006 4dr Sedan 198-hp 2.4L I4 6-sp manual FWD 31.5
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2006 2006 4dr Sedan 185-hp 2.4L I4 6-sp shiftable automatic FWD 27.51
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What Our Members Are Saying about the Real Gas Mileage of the 2006 Hyundai Sonata

2006 Hyundai Sonata Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2007 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
overall I get Highway & city at 28 MPG see full Hyundai Sonata review
2007 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
7.7 Litres per 100 KM whats NOT to like with fuel almost $1.90 a litre see full Hyundai Sonata review
2007 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
4-cylinder has plenty of power with 5 adults and has good overall mileage (especially compared to my old 6-cylinder) see full Hyundai Sonata review
2007 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
32 mpg highway with A/C blowing see full Hyundai Sonata review
2007 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
5-speed manual FWD
Average 28 mpg with 5-speed stick. see full Hyundai Sonata review
2007 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
good economy, average of 21-23 around town and 28-31 on highway. see full Hyundai Sonata review
2007 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
23 MPG in mixed City/Highway. 32 MPG on Highway see full Hyundai Sonata review
2007 4dr Sedan 162-horsepower 2.4L I4
4-speed shiftable automatic FWD
We get mid 20s in the city and low/mid 30s on the highway, very good for such a large car. 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
it does relatively well for an automatic 6 cylinder model see full Hyundai Sonata review
2006 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
 

2006 Hyundai Sonata Gas Mileage (MPG)

Unlike other fuel economy surveys, TrueDelta's Real-World Gas Mileage Survey includes questions about how and where a car was driven. So you can get an idea of the Hyundai Sonata's real-world MPG based on how and where you drive a car.