Hyundai Sonata SE Information

Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Sonata SE for 2 years. They average 29.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2019 Sonata SE above average at 29 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2019 Sonata SE to be $1,350 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 $500 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Sonata SE consumes about 11 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 SE emits 306 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 4,590,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 219 trees would offset these emissions. The Sonata SE does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 Hyundai Sonata SE 29 35 26
2018 Hyundai Sonata SE 29 36 25

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Sonata SE has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2018. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2019 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 29 35 26
2018 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.4 L 29 36 25