What does the Hyundai Elantra have to prove? How can this little car be proof of anything? Well, the fact is, the Hyundai Elantra is a small car that’s recently been upgraded and improved to prove to you that the compact sedan class is alive and well. With other automakers getting out of the sedan game, you’ll be pleased to have the drive you want to enjoy when you take the Elantra for a drive. This little car is sporty, fun, active, and enticing for you to have a car that’s packaged right while giving you the affordability you want.
Luxury Items in the Elantra
You wouldn’t ever consider the Hyundai Elantra to be a luxury vehicle at all. That being said, this is a car where you can find items that typically only show up in the luxury market. The Elantra can be had with a power trunk that makes it easy for you to open automatically by simply standing behind the Elantra with the key fob in your pocket. You’ll also have the benefits of the Qi Wireless Charging system which allows you to leave the charging cables at home where they belong.
New Items for this Hyundai
The 2020 version of the Hyundai Elantra allows you to have the added benefits of the Intelligent Variable Transmission system. This transmission gives you more efficiency for the drive you want to experience on the road. Standard safety equipment now includes forward-collision mitigation, automatic emergency braking, lane-keeping assistance, and driver attention monitoring. The Eco trim has an engine stop/start function to help you save fuel. You’ll also enjoy the added benefits of dual-zone automatic climate control which is part of the package you’ll love in the Elantra that you take out on the roads every day.
Start with the Base Elantra
The starting point for the Hyundai Elantra is the SE model which has most of the features mentioned above. This version also gives you a five-inch infotainment screen, selectable driving modes, and 15-inch steel wheels. Move up to the SEL trim of the Elantra and you’ll have a seven-inch touchscreen, 16-inch alloy wheels, smartphone integration, blind-spot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alerts. Every version of the Elantra comes with a five-year/60,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty and an excellent ten-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty to give you the peace of mind you’re looking for in the new car you’ll drive every day.
More Stuff for this Hyundai
Higher trims of the Hyundai Elantra offer you more equipment to give you the features you want when you take a drive. The Value Edition model comes with heated front seats, a sunroof, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, along with remote start and remote locking functions. The Limited trim adds leather upholstery, two USB ports, automatic high beams, an upgraded audio system, and is eligible for some great options. Add the benefits of a navigation system, an eight-inch touchscreen, adaptive cruise control, and driver’s side memory seating. The Sport trim offers you a more powerful engine, 18-inch alloy wheels, a flat-bottom steering wheel, sport front seats, and bigger brakes.
The Power You Need in the Elantra
There are a few different ways for you to have the power you need for the Hyundai Elantra. The base powertrain is a 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine mated to the Intelligent Variable Transmission to give you 147 horsepower and 132 lb.-ft. of torque. You’ll enjoy up to 41 mpg on the highway with this powertrain. The Eco model gives you a 1.4-liter turbocharged engine attached to a seven-speed automatic transmission to give you 128 horsepower, 156 lb.-ft. of torque, and 33 city/41 hwy mpg. The same transmission is used for the Sport trim which uses a 1.6-liter turbocharged engine to give you 201 horsepower and 195 lb.-ft. of torque.
Hyundai Brings You a Great Drive
You’re looking for a great way to take a drive and you want to enjoy a small car that has the pep you’ll love of the Hyundai Elantra. Allow this compact sedan to be the car that has everything you’re looking for when you see the team at your local Hyundai dealership today. The Elantra will take you where you want to go when you get behind the wheel.