Compare The Elantra vs Honda Civic, Ford Focus, Kia Forte, Toyota Corolla, & Nissan Sentra

How Does The Hyundai Elantra Compare to Competitors Honda Civic, Ford Focus, Kia Forte, and Toyota Corolla?

If you're currently in the market for a new compact sedan that can offer you the trifecta of an enjoyable driving performance, money saving fuel economy, and integrated technology everywhere you look, we suggest checking out the new 2017 Hyundai Elantra.

When it comes to buying a compact sedan, there are a few requirements that you want to make sure you can check off your list before you drive home in it. The first requirement is driving performance. While you may not break the land speed record, you want a vehicle that can provide you with an enjoyable and engaging experience every time your foot hits the pedal. The second must have is efficiency. Having an efficient vehicle will save you both money and precious time in your busy lifestyle. The last requirement is technology. Technology not only provides you with a more enjoyable and convenient driving experience, but it can also make driving more safe and less distracting out on the busy roads.

For a vehicle that checks all the boxes, look to the new 2017 Hyundai Elantra. With a peppy and engaging driving experience, terrific efficiency, and state of the art technology integrated everywhere you look, the new Elantra is equipped with everything you need and more in today's hectic driving environment. In order to give you a better idea of the tremendous value the new 2017 Elantra has to offer, we're going to compare it to some of its most popular competitors: the Honda Civic and the Toyota Corolla. Decide for yourself whether the new Elantra is right for you!

Hyundai Elantra vs. Honda Civic

  • Price: Whether you're on a budget or just looking for the best deal possible, the new Elantra is available for a starting MSLP price of just $17,150, while the Civic starts at an MSRP price of $18,740.
  • Fuel Capacity:The new Civic offers slightly better estimated fuel economy than the Elantra, but the Elantra offers a 14 gallon fuel capacity while the Civic offers just 12.4 gallons, allowing you to extend your journeys further than ever in between filling up at the pump.
  • Turning Diameter: The Elantra offers a smaller turning diameter than the Civic by almost an entire foot, making it easier to maneuver through traffic and tight spaces alike.
  • Head Room: For taller drivers and passengers, the new Elantra offers more front and rear head room than the Civic does so everyone can stretch out and enjoy the ride.
  • Technology: The Elantra offers a more expansive bevy of the latest technology throughout the vehicle. With an eight-inch available touchscreen compared to a seven-inch screen in the Civic, along with HID headlights with bending light and a hands-free smart trunk that aren't offered in the new Civic, you can enjoy a more in touch and convenient experience wherever you go.

If you're interested in getting to know more about the new 2017 Elantra, we want to invite you to join us here at Mungenast Hyundai to experience everything it has to offer during a test drive today! While you're here, we encourage you to check out our entire selection of new Hyundai models to find the vehicle that will truly suit you best. Once you've found your dream vehicle, our team of experts in the finance center will work with you to figure out a pricing option that fits your budget and lifestyle best, so you can get on the road in your dream vehicle in no time. We are located right in Hazelwood, MO and proudly serve St. Charles, MO; Florissant, St. Peters and St. Louis.

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Hyundai Elantra vs. Toyota Corolla

  • Horsepower: At base model level, the new Elantra offers more horsepower than the Corolla does with 147-horsepower compared to 132-horsepower.
  • Fuel Economy: Even with more horsepower, the Elantra also offers a higher fuel economy than the Corolla, with an estimated combined fuel economy of 33 mpg compared to 32 mpg in the Corolla.
  • Cargo Space: Cargo space is important for any unexpected storage needs, and the new Elantra offers more cargo space than the Corolla with 14.4 cubic feet of it compared to 12 cubic feet in the Corolla.
  • Technology: The new Elantra offers a bevy of state of the art technology integrated all throughout the vehicle, with available features not offered in the Corolla, like Integrated memory system, Hands-Free smart trunk, and heated rear seats.
  • Warranty: The Elantra boasts the Hyundai 10-year/100,000 mile powertrain warranty while the Corolla offers just a 5-year/60,000 mile warranty.

If you're interested in truly finding the right vehicle for you, we encourage you to come join us here at Mungenast Hyundai to view our entire selection of new Hyundai models, including our ample selection of new 2017 Elantra models. Our team of experts in the finance center will work with you to figure out a pricing option that fits your budget best, so you can drive in your dream vehicle for a more affordable price than ever before. Our dealership is located right in Hazelwood, MO and we proudly serve St. Charles, MO; Florissant, St. Peters, and St. Louis.

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Hyundai Elantra vs Nissan Sentra

The All-New Hyundai Elantra Shines Compared to the Nissan Sentra in Hazelwood, MO

Head-to-Head: Hyundai Elantra vs. Nissan Sentra

Are you seeking a sedan that offers unbeatable power, without sacrificing fuel-efficiency?  Or, a vehicle that unites form and function in a distinctly stylish way?  You've come to the right place.  An all-new Hyundai Elantra from Mungenast Hyundai is just the ticket.  First, let's see how our favorite sedan stacks up against the competition in the categories of power, interior comfort and exterior style.  Read on to see which vehicle comes out on-top!

Elantra vs. Sentra: Compare Power

At Mungenast Hyundai, we know that more power equals more fun.  That's why, when it comes to the all-new Hyundai Elantra, the possibilities for a good time are endless.  The Elantra is equipped with an all-new 2.0-liter Atkinson cycle engine that delivers an impressive 147 horsepower.  Edging out the Nissan Sentra's 130 horsepower, the proof is simply in the numbers.

Elantra vs. Sentra: Compare Interior Comforts

Kick back and get comfortable within the well-equipped Elantra cabin.  Loaded with all of the extra amenities needed to enjoy the journey just as much as the destination, the Elantra is prepared to offer a completely stress-free ride.  Take advantage of a carefully crafted cabin that features available heated rear seats.  Can the Sentra keep its backseat drivers toasty?  We didn't think so.

Elantra vs. Sentra: Compare Exterior Style

They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but there's something universally striking about the all-new Elantra. Grab some well-deserved attention with Hyundai's signature hexagonal grille, a supremely aerodynamic frame and an exclusive hands-free smart trunk.  Upgrade to the Elantra Limited for side mirrors with turn-signal indicators and bold chrome detailing. All and all, the Elantra's look goes above and beyond the competition, including the Sentra. But hey, the choice is yours...

Interested to learn more about the exciting all-new Hyundai Elantra? If you're in Hazelwood, St. Charles, Florissant, St. Peters or St. Louis, swing by our showroom to take a test drive.  We will help you finance your new ride so that you can get back to the action as quickly as possible.  We look forward to seeing you soon at Mungenast Hyundai!

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Hyundai Elantra vs Ford Focus

How Does the New Hyundai Elantra Compare to the Ford Focus?

If you're looking for a stylish, high-tech and fun to drive new sedan for a low affordable price, look no further than the new Hyundai Elantra. The new Elantra offers a peppy and fun driving experience behind the wheel, as well as money saving fuel economy, making it a great option for all of you daily commuting needs around St Louis. The interior is refined and comes with a bevy of standard and available safety, entertainment and convenience technology to make every outing behind the wheel easier and more enjoyable for you. And with such an affordable starting price tag, the new Elantra is sure to fit any budget. In order to provide you with the necessary information surrounding the new Elantra and what it has to offer, we're going to compare it to the new Ford Focus and allow you to see side by side a few of the ways the Elantra beats the competition.

2018 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Ford Focus: Performance

  • The base model Elantra comes with a six-speed manual transmission while the Focus comes with a five-speed manual transmission.
  • Both vehicles offer almost identical fuel economy estimates, but the Elantra comes with a 14 gallon fuel capacity while the Focus comes with a 12.4 gallon fuel capacity.
  • The Elantra is more nimble, thanks to a turning diameter of 34.8 feet compared to 36 feet from the Focus.
  • The Elantra offers more passenger and cargo volume than the Focus.

2018 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Ford Focus: Technology and Safety

  • The Elantra offers available heated rear seats. The Focus does not.
  • The Elantra offers automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection, while the Focus does not.
  • The Elantra offers a class exclusive hands-free smart trunk.

2018 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Ford Focus: Available Special Options and Trim Levels

  • The Elantra comes in five trim levels: SEL, Value Edition, Eco, Sport, and Limited. The Focus comes in four sedan trim levels and seven hatchback trims that will cost you more.
  • The Elantra offers a more expansive warranty, including the basic five-year/60,000 mile warranty, while the Focus comes with a three-year/36,000 mile warranty.

Test Drive a New Hyundai Elantra Today

If you want to figure out which new Elantra model is the right fit for you, we welcome you to come check out our entire selection in person before taking one out for a test drive around Hazelwood today! We're located right in Hazelwood, MO and proudly serve nearby St Louis, St Peters, St Charles and Florissant.

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Hyundai Elantra vs Kia Forte

How Does the Hyundai Elantra Compare to the Kia Forte?

Are you in need of a new compact car? Whether you're looking for an efficient car to save you money on your commutes, a peppy car to enjoy those commutes more or a high-tech vehicle to help you stay connected and in control while on the road, the new Hyundai Elantra offers all of the above and so much more for a low price that's sure to fit any budget. To demonstrate what a great value the new Elantra is, we're going to compare it to the new Kia Forte and allow you to see first-hand how the new Elantra beats out the competition.

 

2018 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Kia Forte: Performance

  • Both vehicles come equipped with a standard 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 147-horsepower, but the Elantra achieves an estimated 26 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway in the manual base trim level, while the Forte falls short with an estimated 25 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the highway.
  • The Elantra is available with a 1.6-liter four-cylinder turbo engine that produces 201-horsepower while the Forte only offers an available 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 160-horsepower. Even with a larger available engine option, the Forte still doesn't achieve the same estimated fuel economy as the Elantra does.
  • The Elantra offers a larger fuel capacity than the Forte, allowing you to go further on a single tank than the Forte.
 

2018 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Kia Forte: Technology and Safety

  • The Elantra comes with an available integrated memory driver seat that will remember your position with the push of a button. It's the only vehicle in its class that offers this feature.
  • The Elantra is also the only vehicle in its class to offer a hands-free smart trunk.
  • Both vehicles offer a number of safety features, including blind spot detection, lane departure warning, and automatic emergency braking with pedestrian detection.
 

2018 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Kia Forte: Available Special Options and Trim Levels

  • The Elantra is available in seven attractive trim levels: SE Manual, SE Automatic, Value Edition, Eco, Sport Manual, Limited, and Sport Automatic.
  • The Forte is available in Four Trim Levels: LX Manual, LX Automatic, S, and EX
 

Test Drive a New Hyundai Elantra Today!

Here at Mungenast Hyundai, we offer a wide selection of new Hyundai Elantra models to choose from, and the only way to experience everything they have to offer is to come see them all for yourself. Our dealership is located right in Hazelwood, MO and we proudly serve nearby St Louis, St Peters, Florissant, and St Charles!

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