The Hyundai Elantra Vs. The Competition


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The 2017 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Honda Civic and 2017 Toyota Corolla

If you're currently looking for a compact sedan that's affordable, fuel efficient, surprisingly spacious, and technologically advanced, the new 2017 Hyundai Elantra offers all of the above and so much more. With so many vehicles in the compact sedan segment, it may seem confusing at times to sift through the necessary information that you need in order to make an educated decision about which vehicle is truly right for you. That's why we're going to break down a few of the advantages that the new 2017 Elantra offers in comparison to the 2017 Honda Civic and 2017 Toyota Corolla, so you can easily see for yourself more of what's important to you!

2017 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Honda Civic

  • Whenever you buy a new vehicle, price should be an important factor to consider. The new Elantra is available with a starting MSRP price tag that's less than that of the new Civic. The new Elantra starts at just $17,150 while the Civic starts at $18,740.
  • In order to extend your journeys further, the new Elantra offers a larger fuel capacity than the Civic, with a 14 gallon fuel tank compared to the 12.4 gallon tank in the Civic.
  • For easy maneuverability in even the tightest of places, the new Elantra has a turning diameter of just 34.8 feet compared to 35.7 feet in the Civic.
  • These days, technology is important to have while on the road, and the new Elantra offers a more expansive collection of available features than the Civic. With an available eight-inch touchscreen in the Elantra compared to a seven-inch screen in the civic, along with features you won't find in the Civic like HID headlights with bending light and a hands-free smart trunk with proximity key, you can enjoy never going obsolete.

2017 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla

  • The Elantra is available with a lesser MSRP price tag than the Corolla is. Starting at just $17,150 compared to $18,500 on the Corolla, you could upgrade in trim levels and still have money to spare.
  • The new Elantra offers more standard horsepower than the Corolla, with 147-horsepower compared to 132-horsepower.
  • With more horsepower, you'd expect the Elantra to be less fuel efficient, but you'd be wrong. The Elantra offers a combined estimated fuel economy of 33 mpg while the Corolla offers just 32 mpg.
  • The Elantra offers a number of technology features that you won't find in the Corolla, including the available integrated memory system, hands-free smart trunk and heated rear seats.

The only way to truly experience everything the new 2017 Hyundai Elantra has to offer is to come test drive one today right here at South Point Hyundai! While you're here, we encourage you to check out our entire selection of new Hyundai models to compare and contrast your options until you truly find the one that's right for you! Our dealership is conveniently located right in Austin, TX and we proudly serve Round Rock, Pflugerville, Cedar Park, and New Braunfels!