In Sports Mode, moving the shift
lever backwards and forwards will
allow you to select the desired range
of gears for the current driving condi-
To maintain the required levels of
vehicle performance and safety, the
system may not execute certain
gearshifts when the shift lever is
(Up) : Push the lever forward once
to shift up one gear.
When driving on a slippery road,
push the shift lever forward into the
+ (Up) position. This causes the
transaxle to shift into the 2nd gear
which is better for smooth driving
on a slippery road. Push the shift
lever to the - (Down) side to shift
back to the 1st gear.
(Down) : Pull the lever backwards
once to shift down one
Only the six forward gears can be
selected. To reverse or park the
vehicle, move the shift lever to the R
(Reverse) or P (Park) position as
Whether the vehicle is stationary or
in motion, sports mode is selected by
pushing the shift lever from the D
(Drive) position into the manual gate.
To return to D (Drive) range opera-
tion, push the shift lever back into the
When accelerating from a stop on a
slippery road, push the shift lever
forward into the + (Up) position.
This causes the transaxle to shift
into the 2nd gear which is better for
smooth driving on a slippery road.
Push the shift lever to the - (Down)
side to shift back to the 1st gear.
Downshifts are made automatically
when the vehicle slows down. When
the vehicle stops, 1st gear is auto-
In sports mode, the driver must exe-
cute upshifts in accordance with
|Categories||Hyundai Manuals, Hyundai Sonata Manuals|
|Document Type||Owners Manual|
|Product Brand||Hyundai, Sonata|
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