In August, 2019 in the open base of Rosstandart appeared the type Approval of vehicles (cu Tr) for sedan Hyundai Sonata 8 generation. Then the document described the machine of the Korean Assembly, and now published by the cu Tr and chetyrehdverki, the production of which will establish in Russia.
It is known that the release of the new Sonata for our market will take the company “Hellas intertreyd”, which is one of the divisions of the Kaliningrad enterprise “Avtotor” from the cu Tr, it follows that the line of power units of Russian chetyrehdverny will consist of atmosferico the previous generation.
In the base sedan will get a 2.0-liter motor G4NA, which runs on 95 octane and develops 150 HP (192 Nm), and more expensive versions are equipped with a 2.5-liter unit G4KM. The latter produces 179 HP and 232 Nm of torque, to fill such machines can of gasoline AI-92.
The engines of the new family Smartstream Sonatas of the Russian Assembly are not entitled and are a privilege of Korean cars. The same applies to the new eight-speed machine, so our machine will be equipped exclusively with a six-speed automatic transmission, also borrowed from models in the old body.
In addition, from the published document we found out that the Russian Sonatas based on 16-, 17-and 18-inch wheels with tires dimension 215/60, and 215/55 235/45 respectively.
Note that the transport vehicle type approval came into force on 22 October, and that means, “Avtotor” can begin production of South Korean sedans. It is expected that in the salons of the Russian dealers the first chetyrehdverki will be before the end of 2019, but prices are not yet announced.