The 2011 and 2012 Sonata Hybrid are among the models for which Hyundai says it overstated the fuel-economy estimates. Gas-only Sonata models are not affected, and the 2013 Sonata Hybrid wasn’t on sale when Hyundai made its announcement.

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Hyundai’s original estimates for the 2011 and 2012 Sonata Hybrid were 35/40mpg city/highway. Those numbers have been reduced to 34/39.

The complete list of Hyundai and related Kia models that have received lower fuel-economy estimates covers about 900,000 vehicles.

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Answered by Rick Popely on January 25, 2013 in Hyundai , Hyundai Sonata , I'm Just Wondering | Permalink

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