The Hyundai brand is part of the South-Korean based Hyundai Kia Automotive conglomerate which is one of the top five auto manufacturers in the world. Hyundai has gained a reputation for building high-value vehicles. Hyundai's string of solid new products includes the Genesis luxury sedan, the midsize Sonata, and the Elantra compact.

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For many, the way a car performs is a key criterion for which car to purchase. Our Velocity Index helps determine which vehicles are the best all-around performers taking in to consideration a balance of factors such as acceleration and handling. A higher number is better.

Model Velocity Index
Hyundai Veloster 50-66
Hyundai Tucson 44-64
Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 48-64
Hyundai Azera 62-64
Hyundai Elantra sedan 40-63
Hyundai Sonata 52-63
Hyundai Santa Fe 51-58
Hyundai Ioniq * 45-52
Hyundai Accent 5d 43-51
Hyundai Accent 39-49
Hyundai Sonata Hybrid 43-47
Hyundai Elantra GT 42-46
Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell TBD

Note: Bar graphs denote the composite performance for the model. "*" indicates models with incomplete data.

For more information, view our new car performance guide.