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Last Updated: Jan. 21, 2020

#238: Driving the 2020 Hyundai Sonata

Main theme: We just bought a new Hyundai Sonata, which has been totally redesigned for 2020, and share our initial thoughts on why it might be a great value for sedan buyers.

 

Driven this week: 2020 Hyundai Sonata

 

Audience questions:

 

  • Why do my run-flat tires make so much noise?
  • Why does CR tend to favor cars with physical buttons and knobs over ones with touch controls?
  • Can I use an aftermarket lumbar support for my back, or should I look for a car with comfier seats?
  • If I have smaller aftermarket winter wheels, do I have to recalibrate my car’s active safety features?