We have identified for a when that there would be a 2021 Hyundai Sonata N Line. We have even pushed it. But only now are we eventually observing the hopped up midsize sedan. And it seems fantastic.

Really don’t get us completely wrong, it is even now as handsome as any of the other Sonatas. The sedan in general is a stunning car or truck with killer particulars, these as its trick daytime running lights. But the N Line isn’t going to appear that much much more aggressive than the Sonatas in each other trim from SEL to Confined.

The entrance fascia has reworked grilles, with the outboard kinds a bit greater and the lessen 1 more compact. These outboard grilles have the pointing chevron style and design that appeared on the Elantra N Line. The principal grille has a incredibly comparable mesh insert to the SEL-and-up Sonatas. The facet skirts seem to be a little bit deeper, and the rear bumper has much more of the diffuser area painted black, but if not options the very same exhaust ideas and diffuser fins as the other Sonatas. The N Line also gets one of a kind 19-inch wheels.

The interior has much more substantial adjustments. Most notable are the sporty seats in a one of a kind grey fabric upholstery. They attribute embroidered N logos, red piping and red stitching. The relaxation of the interior’s brightwork is changed with dim chrome accents. The steering wheel is leather-based-wrapped and N-badged.

Oddly, Hyundai didn’t give ultimate specs for the Sonata N Line. We do have preliminary specs from our first drive many months ago, while. Below the hood is a turbocharged 2.five-liter four-cylinder earning about 290 horsepower and 310 pound-ft of torque. Ability is despatched to the entrance wheels by way of an eight-pace dual-clutch automated transmission. The Sonata N Line also gets a range of dealing with updates, while we don’t have specifics on these adjustments. Last pricing and availability are also unidentified, while the car or truck is anticipated to go on sale by the conclude of the 12 months.

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