Hyundai launches new Sonata

Hyundai Motor India Ltd on Thursday launched an upgraded version of its luxury sedan Sonata priced between Rs 13.9 lakh and Rs 15.9 lakh as it looks to enhance its position in the bigger car segment.

The new 'Sonata Transform' will be available in 2.4 litre petrol engine priced at Rs 13.9 lakh and two litre diesel engine with two options priced at Rs 14.89 lakh (for manual transmission) and Rs 15.9 lakh (for automatic transmission).

"It is our endeavour to constantly upgrade our products. With the new Sonata we are looking to enhance our position in the luxury sedan segment," HMIL Managing Director H S Lheem told reporters here.

The company which had indicated that it was considering price hike of its products is yet to take a final call, HMIL Senior VP Marketing and Sales Arvind Saxena said.