2006 Hyundai Sonata | Gaywheels
Weekly Shopper with Pizzaz By Kate McLeod The Koreans are the newest guys on dealer lots and newcomers always have more to prove so they work harder to get better. The new 2006 Hyundai Sonata is a sterling example of that. Hyundai benchmarked the top 4-door cars in this class - the Toyota Camry, Honda Accord, Nissan Altima and even Audi. These are tough competitors but Hyundai has cheap Korean currency on its side. What it has created in the 2006 Sonata is a good looking, made-in-the-U.S.A family sedan with lots of stuff included at a bargain price. This roomy, sophisticated-looking, fun-to-drive sedan for between $18,495 for the entry level four-cylinder GS to $23,495 for the top of the line V-6 LX is tempting. Cross-shop the Honda Accord LX V6: It's like Instant Lotto to the tune of $4,468. Combine your winnings with accolades and rankings––Hyundai tied with Honda for second place in J.D. Powers Initial Quality Study in 2004––and you start to