Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Sonata Plug-in Hybrid for 4 years. They average 39.3 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2019 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid below average at 39 combined MPG.

The 2019 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid is electric and has a 50 kW IPMSM motor charged via . All MPG estimates are "MPG equivalent," a conversion of electric energy consumption to gasoline equivalent.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2019 Sonata Plug-in Hybrid to be $1,000 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $3,250 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Sonata Plug-in Hybrid consumes about 4 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Sonata Plug-in Hybrid emits 100 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 1,500,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 71 trees would offset these emissions. The Sonata Plug-in Hybrid has start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid 39 42 37
2018 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid 39 42 37
2017 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid 39 40 38
2016 Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid 40 41 38

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Sonata Plug-in Hybrid has 4 different model options on record with the EPA since 2016. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 4-dr, Automatic (AM6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 39 42 37
2018 4-dr, Automatic (AM6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 39 42 37
2017 4-dr, Automatic (AM6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 39 40 38
2016 4-dr, Automatic (AM6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 40 41 38