2018 Hyundai Sonata vs Toyota Camry

The midsize sedan is the type of car that many drivers have to keep their families comfortable, entertained, and safe. No two vehicles demonstrate these characteristics better than the 2018 Hyundai Sonata and 2018 Toyota Camry. However, which one is best for your daily drives around Greenville, Wilson, and Rocky Mount?

In this 2018 Hyundai Sonata vs. Toyota Camry comparison, we here at Pecheles Hyundai will go over performance, interior features, and safety options. After reading this side-by-side comparison, be sure to contact us for a test drive.

2018 Hyundai Sonata vs Toyota Camry: Performance

 Both the 2018 Hyundai Sonata and 2018 Toyota Camry come with multiple engine options and impressive performance ratings. For the ultimate in terms of power, the Hyundai Sonata has a 2.0L 4-cylinder twin-scroll turbo engine that reaches 245 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. The Toyota Camry's 2.5L 4-cylinder engine can only reach 206 horsepower and 186 lb-ft of torque.

2018 Hyundai Sonata vs Toyota Camry: Interior Features

While both the Hyundai Sonata and Toyota Camry comfortably seat five occupants, you may find a bit more room to stretch out in the Hyundai Sonata. It has 40.4 inches of front headroom and 45.5 inches of front legroom, while the Toyota Camry only has 38.3 inches of front headroom and 42.1 inches of front legroom.

You'll also find more room overall in the Hyundai Sonata, with 106.1 cubic feet of passenger volume, compared to the Toyota Camry's 100.4 cubic feet of total volume.

Do you often have sports equipment, backpacks, or groceries in the trunk? You'll be able to fit more into the 2018 Hyundai Sonata. It has 16.3 cubic feet of cargo volume, while the Toyota Camry only has 14.1 cubic feet of trunk space.

Both the Hyundai Sonata and Toyota Camry offer impressive technology features, including a 7-inch touchscreen, a 6-speaker sound system, and Bluetooth® capability. You can also easily sync your smartphone to the Hyundai Sonata through Apple CarPlay™ or Android Auto™ to access all your preferred media options. Unfortunately, this syncing system isn't offered in the Toyota Camry.

2018 Hyundai Sonata vs Toyota Camry: Safety Options

All drivers will agree that having a safe vehicle is crucial for themselves and their family members, and you'll definitely have that with both the 2018 Hyundai Sonata and 2018 Toyota Camry.

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety thinks highly of each vehicle, as it awarded both the TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating for their 2017 models. However, the Hyundai Sonata received a Superior rating for its front crash prevention test, while the Toyota Camry only received an Advanced score.

 The Hyundai Sonata boasts several impressive safety features, too, including Brake Assist, Electronic Stability Control, and Lane Departure Warning. It also comes standard with Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert. Blind Spot Detection will send audible and visual alerts if a vehicle is detected in your blind spot. When in reverse, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert will warn you when a vehicle is approaching from the side.

While the Toyota Camry offers an equally impressive amount of safety features, it doesn't come standard with Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert.

2018 Hyundai Sonata vs Toyota Camry: Final Verdict

The 2018 Hyundai Sonata and 2018 Toyota Camry are great vehicles in their own rights. However, the Sonata has a better performance, a roomier interior, and more standard technology and safety features. You can see them in person by scheduling a test drive.

Check out the 2018 Hyundai Sonata today by contacting our team at Pecheles Hyundai, the dealership that's proud to serve the Greenville, Wilson, and Rocky Mount areas.

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