#238 2020 Hyundai Sonata First Impressions; Audience Questions

published 1 month ago by Consumer Reports

The 2020 Hyundai Sonata joins our test fleet and we discuss the redesigned car's bold new styling, the role sedans play in a market dominated by SUVs and how Hyundai packed the latest safety and convenience technology into an affordable vehicle. Plus, we answer your questions about run-flat tire tread wear, CR's stance on hard buttons versus touchscreens and how seats that lack lumbar adjustment can be a dealbreaker.  Check out for the latest reviews, tips, and recommendations and subscribe to our YouTube Channel: Follow Us on Social: Facebook: Twitter: Pinterest: Instagram: SHOW NOTES: 0:30 - 2020 Hyundai Sonata First Impressions 10:42 - Send us your questions at TalkingCars@icloud.com 10:52 - Question #1: Does CR rate run-flat tires and are they usually noisier than regular tires? 13:37 - Question #2: Why does CR lament about the lack hard buttons on modern infotainment systems? 17:52 - Question #3: Is integrated adjustable lumbar better than using a separate lumbar cushion to enhance seat comfort? 20:38 - Question #4: Do you have to recalibrate a vehicles advanced safety systems if you change the wheel/tire size for winter driving? LINKS: 2020 Hyundai Sonata Is a Big Step Forward: Autos Tips: Checking Tire Tread: Tire Ratings:

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