Hyundai Sonata Ground Clearance in Quick-to-Read Graphs

Ride height changes trhough history

Quick notes on Hyundai Sonata clearance

    • Estimated clearance for generation: 135 mm (5.3 in)
    • Offroad abilities: below average
    • Ride height per person: 27 mm (1.1 in)
    • Clearance when loaded: 103 — 115 mm (4.1 — 4.5 in)
    • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
    • Clearance to tire height: 135 mm / 124 mm
    • Ride height to disc diameter: 135 mm / 423 mm
    • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 147 mm
    • Difference with world average: -26 mm
    • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

Clearance to power ratio

  • 1.6 T-GDI — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 2.5 GDI — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 2.0 GDI — 1.1 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 1.6 T-GDI — 2 Nm/mm
  • 2.5 GDI — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 GDI — 1.4 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 1.6 T-GDI — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.5 GDI — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 GDI — 30 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    1.6 T-GDI 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    84 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.3
    2.5 GDI 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    54 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.3
    2.0 GDI 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    68 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.3
    Vehicle 1.6 T-GDI
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 84 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.3%
    Vehicle 2.5 GDI
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 54 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.3%
    Vehicle 2.0 GDI
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.3%

    Quick notes on Hyundai Sonata clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 135 mm (5.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 27 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 103 — 115 mm (4.1 — 4.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 135 mm / 120 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 135 mm / 432 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 147 mm
      • Difference with world average: -26 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 2.0 GDi — 1.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 GDi — 2.6 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 13 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 GDi — 12 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.4 GDi 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    57 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.1
    2.0 GDi 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    68 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.1
    Vehicle 2.4 GDi
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 57 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 2.0 GDi
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%

    Quick notes on Hyundai Sonata clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 135 mm (5.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: below average
      • Ride height per person: 27 mm (1.1 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 103 — 115 mm (4.1 — 4.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite high
      • Clearance to tire height: 135 mm / 117 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 135 mm / 432 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 147 mm
      • Difference with world average: -26 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 4 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 1.4 hp/mm
  • 1.6 T-GDi Eco — 1.3 hp/mm
  • 2.0 T-GDi — 1.8 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 1.8 Nm/mm
  • 1.6 T-GDi Eco — 2 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 T-GDi — 2.6 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.4 GDi — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 1.6 T-GDi Eco — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0 T-GDi — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.4 GDi 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    57 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.1
    1.6 T-GDi Eco 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    85 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.2
    2.0 T-GDi 135 mm
    (5.3 in)
    68 mm/L 102 mm
    (4 in)
    -19% 9.1
    Vehicle 2.4 GDi
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 57 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%
    Vehicle 1.6 T-GDi Eco
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 85 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.2%
    Vehicle 2.0 T-GDi
    Clearance 135 mm (5.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 102 mm (4 in)
    Difference from world average -19%
    Ride height to car height 9.1%

    Quick notes on Hyundai Sonata clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 160 mm (6.3 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 32 mm (1.3 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 128 — 140 mm (5 — 5.5 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 160 mm / 129 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 160 mm / 406 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 172 mm
      • Difference with world average: -1 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0 CRDi 16V — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.0 VGT 16V — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.0i 16V — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.4i 16V — 1 hp/mm
  • 3.3i V6 24V — 1.5 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0 CRDi 16V — 1.9 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 VGT 16V — 2 Nm/mm
  • 2.0i 16V — 1.2 Nm/mm
  • 2.4i 16V — 1.4 Nm/mm
  • 3.3i V6 24V — 1.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 CRDi 16V — 26 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0i 16V — 20 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.4i 16V — 18 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.3i V6 24V — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0 CRDi 16V 160 mm
    (6.3 in)
    80 mm/L 127 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 10.8
    2.0 VGT 16V 160 mm
    (6.3 in)
    80 mm/L 127 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 10.8
    2.0i 16V 160 mm
    (6.3 in)
    80 mm/L 127 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 10.8
    2.4i 16V 160 mm
    (6.3 in)
    68 mm/L 127 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 10.9
    3.3i V6 24V 160 mm
    (6.3 in)
    48 mm/L 127 mm
    (5 in)
    -1% 10.9
    Vehicle 2.0 CRDi 16V
    Clearance 160 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 80 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 127 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 10.8%
    Vehicle 2.0 VGT 16V
    Clearance 160 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 80 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 127 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 10.8%
    Vehicle 2.0i 16V
    Clearance 160 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 80 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 127 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 10.8%
    Vehicle 2.4i 16V
    Clearance 160 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 68 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 127 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 10.9%
    Vehicle 3.3i V6 24V
    Clearance 160 mm (6.3 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 48 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 127 mm (5 in)
    Difference from world average -1%
    Ride height to car height 10.9%

    Quick notes on Hyundai Sonata clearance

      • Estimated clearance for generation: 170 mm (6.7 in)
      • Offroad abilities: above average
      • Ride height per person: 34 mm (1.3 in)
      • Clearance when loaded: 138 — 150 mm (5.4 — 5.9 in)
      • Risk of damage on bad road: quite low
      • Clearance to tire height: 170 mm / 135 mm
      • Ride height to disc diameter: 170 mm / 360 mm
      • Clearance on larger wheels (+1 in): 182 mm
      • Difference with world average: +9 mm
      • Clearancell rating: 6 / 10

    Clearance to power ratio

  • 2.0i 16V — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 1.8 — 0.8 hp/mm
  • 2.0 GSi 16V — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 2.0 — 0.7 hp/mm
  • 3.0i V6 GLS — 0.9 hp/mm
  • 2.0i GLS — 0.6 hp/mm

    Clearance to torque ratio

  • 2.0i 16V — 1.1 Nm/mm
  • 1.8 — 1 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 GSi 16V — 1 Nm/mm
  • 2.0 — 1 Nm/mm
  • 3.0i V6 GLS — 1.4 Nm/mm
  • 2.0i GLS — 0.9 Nm/mm

    Clearance to fuel consumption ratio

  • 2.0 GSi 16V — 16 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 3.0i V6 GLS — 15 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • 2.0i GLS — 19 mm to 1 L/100 km
  • Vehicle Clearance Ride height to engine cc Safe road bump height Difference from world average Ride height to car height
    2.0i 16V 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    85 mm/L 137 mm
    (5.4 in)
    +5% 12.1
    1.8 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    92 mm/L 137 mm
    (5.4 in)
    +5% 12.1
    2.0 GSi 16V 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    85 mm/L 137 mm
    (5.4 in)
    +5% 12.1
    2.0 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    85 mm/L 137 mm
    (5.4 in)
    +5% 12.1
    3.0i V6 GLS 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    57 mm/L 137 mm
    (5.4 in)
    +5% 12.1
    2.0i GLS 170 mm
    (6.7 in)
    85 mm/L 137 mm
    (5.4 in)
    +5% 12.1
    Vehicle 2.0i 16V
    Clearance 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 85 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 137 mm (5.4 in)
    Difference from world average +5%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%
    Vehicle 1.8
    Clearance 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 92 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 137 mm (5.4 in)
    Difference from world average +5%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%
    Vehicle 2.0 GSi 16V
    Clearance 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 85 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 137 mm (5.4 in)
    Difference from world average +5%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%
    Vehicle 2.0
    Clearance 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 85 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 137 mm (5.4 in)
    Difference from world average +5%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%
    Vehicle 3.0i V6 GLS
    Clearance 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 57 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 137 mm (5.4 in)
    Difference from world average +5%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%
    Vehicle 2.0i GLS
    Clearance 170 mm (6.7 in)
    Ride height to engine cc 85 mm/L
    Safe road bump height 137 mm (5.4 in)
    Difference from world average +5%
    Ride height to car height 12.1%