Cruising in the Hyundai Elantra is an exciting experience for drivers around St. Charles, St. Louis, O'Fallon, and Saint Peters, MO. To help you get a great idea of what this sedan has to offer, St. Charles Hyundai has compiled this library of reviews and comparisons.

Continue reading to learn about the performance capabilities and features of this sporty vehicle.

Exterior of the Hyundai Elantra

With its long, low, wide outline, the Hyundai Elantra is an aerodynamic machine. From its standard chrome front grille to the available LED taillights, its look balances the classic with the modern.

The outside isn't just attractive, it's functional, too. Available door handle approach lights help you access the Hyundai Elantra in darker areas. When the weather gets frosty, features such as available heated side mirrors are there to keep your vision clear.

With the available hands-free smart trunk release, loading the car is easier than ever. When the Hyundai Elantra senses its key fob's approach, the trunk automatically opens to welcome your items.

Choose to decorate your ride in one of eight sleek shades, such as Scarlet Red Pearl, Lakeside Blue, and Phantom Black. Most trims have their own wheel design as well, for another touch of flair in standard steel or available alloy.

Hyundai Elantra Trim Options

Drivers commanding the Hyundai Elantra will find a wide array of available and standard features. Explore the standard SE trim, which comes with a standard rearview camera. This system allows you to easily get a clear view of what's behind your car. Additionally, this trim comes with a dual automatic temperature control system as well, creating the ideal cabin temperature every time.

The next trim, the Elantra SEL, comes with both fun and smarts. There's integrated smartphone compatibility as well as safety features such as Blind-Spot Collision Warning. For some added comfort, the available Value Edition comes standard with a power tilt-and-slide sunroof and heated front seats when the sun needs some help.

Get tech savvy with the Hyundai Elantra Eco, which includes dual charging USB ports and powerful LED Daytime Running Lights.

For the luxury experience with this sleek vehicle, go with the available Limited trim or the Sport trim. The Limited offers a standard wireless charging station that provides a convenient place to keep your phone while also working to charge it. The Sport has distinctive seating and a suspension that's ready for anything.

Powertrain Capabilities

The Hyundai Elantra offers three available engine options with a standard 2.0L inline 4-cylinder engine with 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. With this standard powertrain, you can enjoy some exciting responsive performance.

For some even higher performance, explore the available turbocharged 1.6L inline 4-cylinder engine with 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque. It's easy to accelerate quickly with this engine that will make highway driving a high-energy experience.

The standard Elantra accelerates and holds its speed with grace thanks to the seamless Smartstream Intelligent Variable Transmission (IVT). For this type of finesse with enhanced fuel efficiency, too, the available 7-speed EcoShift® Dual Clutch Transmission with SHIFTRONIC® is a winner.

Hyundai Elantra Fuel Economy

When it comes to finding the right sedan, you want to get behind the wheel of a model that really sips fuel. Drivers can enjoy a standard EPA-estimated 31 city/41 highway MPG with the automatic transmission on the SE trim.1

If you want to save the most gas possible, make use of the available Eco trim with an EPA-estimated 33 city/41 highway MPG.1 This model makes it easy to conserve plenty of gas while you're on your commute.

Interior Features

Inside this sporty sedan, drivers can enjoy available leather seating that's sure to add plenty of comfort and style. Sit back and enjoy a supple leather seating trim that will help you really get into the feeling of your drive.

If multiple household members are enjoying this driver's seat, the available Integrated Memory System makes configuring your favorite setup take only seconds.

To further improve your driving experience, the available heated front seats are sure to make you feel comfortable all year round. When you want to warm up quickly on a cold day, these heated seats will keep you from shivering while your cabin heats up.

Any items that you carry or keep on hand can be neatly secured in a variety of spaces throughout the Hyundai Elantra. All these storage locations come as standard:

  • Sliding center armrest with storage
  • Front passenger seatback pocket
  • Front- and rear-door map pockets
  • Center-console-mounted rear cupholders

Active Safety

It's important to have active safety features when you want to improve your driving and stay out of accidents. The Hyundai Elantra offers an extensive set of safety features including an available Blind-Spot Collision Warning system. When you need to change lanes, this sedan will warn you of cars you might not be able to see through your side mirrors.

Hyundai SmartSense gives a trio of powerful standard features to the Elantra. All of the following make it easier to drive with confidence:

  • Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist: Applies braking in urgent moments
  • Lane Keeping Assist: Steers wavering cars back toward the center of the lane
  • Driver Attention Warning: A friendly nudge when you seem distracted

Driving at night can require some extra attention-like when you have to switch your high beams on and off as traffic approaches. However, with the available Automatic High Beam Assist, this system can detect oncoming vehicles and turn your high beams off as they pass. This is not only helpful for you, but for other drivers, as well.

Hyundai Elantra Entertainment Technology

For fun and information, the Hyundai Elantra has you covered. Every model comes with a high-resolution touchscreen, and ones up to eight inches in diameter are available for a generous view. With its standard smartphone/USB and auxiliary input jacks, you're just a plug-in away from streaming your favorite audio.

When your eyes and hands are occupied, available Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with voice recognition answers your commands. Your speech helps with everything from music to answering calls.

With the available Infinity® Premium Audio with HD Radio™ technology, your road trip anthems can achieve the ambiance you want. Its eight speakers include a subwoofer for great range. Enjoy the pristineness of sound channeled through advanced Clari-Fi™ Music Restoration Technology.

Learn More About the Hyundai Elantra

When you want to make your commute as smooth as possible, the Hyundai Elantra is well equipped to keep you safe and cozy. Drivers around St. Charles, St. Louis, O'Fallon, and Saint Peters, Missouri, are sure to be excited when they take this car for a spin. That's why our team at St. Charles Hyundai is so excited to present the best this sedan has to offer.

If you want to learn more about what this car can do, explore our website for more information.

1 2020 Elantra SE: 31 City/41 Hwy/35 Combined MPG. 2020 Elantra SEL/Value Edition/Limited: 30 City/40 Hwy/34 Combined MPG. 2020 Elantra Eco: 33 City/41 Hwy/36 Combined MPG. 2020 Elantra Sport: 26 City/33 Hwy/29 Combined MPG. All figures are EPA estimates and for comparison purposes only. Actual mileage may vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and vehicle's condition.


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