A facelifted seventh-generation Sonata was unveiled in March 2017. Korean name is ‘Sonata New Rise’. The exterior received a radical redesign more in line with the sixth-generation, including new headlights, tail lights, cascading grille, and optional vertical LED lighting. Hyundai Motor America released Sonata Face-Lift on Aug 2017. This project is to promote sales of ‘Hyundai Face-lift Sonata’.