With the surprising invasion of crossover SUVs in Pakistan, sedans are beginning to change into a uncommon breed. And if we discuss referring to the mid-size sedans, they’re rarer aloof, consequently of their excessive costs.
Hyundai Nishat most perhaps already is conscious of this, yet aloof, as per a most up-to-date exchange shared by Pakwheels.com, the corporate is planning to commence the eighth generation Hyundai Sonata in Pakistan. Furthermore, the document states that the automaker has imported Fully Knocked Down (CKD) kits of the vehicle to Pakistan.
For the bizarre, Sonata is Hyundai’s mid-size sedan that competes towards the likes of Honda Accord and Toyota Camry. The vehicle made its first official appearance in Pakistan at the PAPS 2020 Auto Present, where it garnered a foremost amount of consideration from the public consequently of its radical produce.
The Sonata is supplied with several powertrain alternatives, as per the necessity of every market. The vehicle that change into once featured within the PAPS Autoshow, featured a 2.5 liter naturally aspirated 4 cylinder petrol engine with a pretty wholesome output of 178 horsepower and 232 newton-meters of torque, and a 6-flee automatic gearbox.
Upon its global debut, the vehicle change into once given quite rather a lot of praise by the auto-analysts and journalists around the area for its engaging looks and improved providers and products a lot like a host of driver-back aspects, 360-degree digicam, clean infotainment machine, digital Head Unit Display (HUD) among a long list of several diversified improved tech aspects.
Being a up-to-the-minute mid-size sedan, then again, it’s possible that the Hyundai Sonata would clarify a excessive price. Its opponents in Pakistan, particularly, Toyota Camry and Honda Accord are supplied as CBUs and are priced at Rs. 16 million and Rs. 11 million respectively.
Being that the Sonata shall perhaps be supplied right here as a CKD, it must be priced critically no longer as a lot as its competition. On the opposite hand, it would aloof possible be a laborious promote in a market dominated by cheap crossover SUVs.