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Hyundai Elantra

Price $16,999 – $30,499
Fuel consumption 6.4 – 12.3 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 82%(view ratings)
The popular Hyundai Elantra sedan gets a cosmetic update for 2019. You'll immediately notice its much bigger grille and modernized lines. It is equipped factory standard with a 2.0-litre four-cylinder that produces 147 horsepower and numerous advanced safety features are now available. Meanwhile, the Elantra GT hatchback comes with a 161-horsepower four cylinder. The Sport versions get a 201-horsepower turbocharged engine.

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Test Drives2018 Hyundai Elantra GT: European-flavoured Winner
How many cool cars have your heard of overseas that never seem to make it to North America? There are tons, actually—too many to go through. Those darn Europeans and Japanese often keep the best ones for themselves, but occasionally, one makes it across the pond to our shores much …
Test Drives2018 Hyundai Elantra GT: Priced to Please
A compact car with a hatchback might just be the best compromise between efficiency and versatility for consumers on a budget. And in some cases, we can also throw in performance when manufacturers try to knock the Volkswagen Golf GTI off its pedestal, with mixed results. Take the 2018 Hyundai …
First Drives2018 Hyundai Elantra GT: Slightly Below Expectations
When Hyundai unveiled the new Elantra and its now-famous Superstructure, the press was sceptical. What could possibly be so special about this chassis? But despite our collective doubts, the final product was impressive and refined, elevating the Elantra sedan among the leading compact cars. The same doubt crept up when …
Test Drives2017 Hyundai Elantra: Hitting the Mark Again
Compact cars are still very popular in Canada, but the segment is struggling of late because Canadian consumers are turning to small SUVs and crossovers, most of which offer the added safety of all-wheel drive. And yet, with a good set of winter tires for the snowy season, a compact …
Test DrivesHyundai Elantra Sport… really?
We had to wait until the sixth-generation Hyundai Elantra to finally get a performance version of this Korean compact car. However, the Hyundai Elantra Sport might be the most powerful Elantra ever offered, with its 201-horsepower, turbocharged 1.6-litre four-cylinder engine, it isn’t as zesty as its competitors, namely the Ford …
Special Events2017 Canadian Car of the Year Awards: the Sports/Performance Car Category
This week, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada’s 2017 CCOTY testing is in full swing at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Clarington, Ontario. Among the eight vehicle categories this year is the Best New Sports/Performance Car Category that rounds up—as its name suggests—performance-oriented models sold by mainstream brands. This …
Special Events2017 Canadian Car of the Year Awards: the Small Car Category
The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada, or AJAC, will be holding their yearly CCOTY testing next week at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Clarington, Ontario. There will be eight categories this year, and the most interesting one for Canadian car shoppers is undoubtedly the Best New Small Car Category.

News

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NewsThe 2019 Hyundai Elantra Gets a Radical Facelift
The current generation of the Elantra sedan has only been on sale since the 2017 model year, but it’s already receiving a styling refresh. And a very noticeable one at that. The 2019 Hyundai Elantra sedan boasts a while new front end with sharper design characteristics. It now features triangular …
New ModelsThe new Hyundai i30 N Revealed!
The Korean brand’s very first N model, a much-anticipated one at that, has just been unveiled. The Hyundai i30 N—the European version of the Elantra GT sold here in Canada—marks the debut of the company’s high-performance division, and will rival the likes of the Volkswagen Golf GTI, the Honda Civic …
MontrealThe Best New Technologies of the Year, According to AJAC
At the Montreal Auto Show, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada unveiled their winners of the Best New Technology Awards for 2017. In the Best New Technology – Innovation category, Mazda’s G-Vectoring Control took top honours. This software enhances the vehicles’ feel of stability and smoothness by controlling engine power …
NewsAJAC Unveils its Best New Vehicles of 2017
Following an intensive week of testing at the end of October, the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada announced its Best New Vehicle awards for 2017, split into eight distinct categories. A photo-finish ending in all cases, based on the subjective evaluation of more than 60 Canadian journalists, gathered at the …
ParisThe 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT?
The new generation of the Hyundai i30, designed and developed in Europe specifically for the European market, will be on sale in early 2017. Why is this important for us? Because the current-generation i30 is sold in North America as the Hyundai Elantra GT, that’s why, and it doesn’t share …
New ModelsHere Is The 2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport
For the performance enthusiast, there isn’t a lot of interesting vehicles at Hyundai. Sure, they got the turbocharged Veloster and the Genesis Coupe, but most of the Korean automaker’s lineup is tailored for people who aren't really concerned about sporty suspensions and horsepower. Hyundai wants to get into this market …
SEMAHyundai Avante Sport : The New Sporty Elantra?
We've been hearing rumours about a more-powerful Hyundai Elantra for a while now. We know the brand was trying to reach a new, more enthusiastic audience by launching its N performance sub-brand, but we haven’t heard anything about any new models yet. The Elantra Sport was scheduled to be unveiled …

Videos

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2001
Motoring TV 2001 Episode 10
2002 Ford Explorer 2001 Hyundai Elantra ABS brakes can indicate tire wear Harley Davidson and Ford collaborate on Harley F150 pick-up Bill Gardiner and Jim Kenzie on Harley/Ford F150.
2004
Motoring TV 2004 Episode 5
Hyundai Santa Fe Hyundai Elantra 2004 Mazda RX8 future car designers diagnosing strut problems public car insurance …
2004
Motoring TV 2004 Episode 8
Car of the Year Winner heads to AJAC 2004 Hyundai Elantra 2004 Mazda6 1936 Chevy Town and Country Ford Mustang Saleen S281 Toyota Tundra soft tissue injuries and higher insurance premiums …
Clips
The New Hyundai i30 N
The all-new Hyundai i30 N is the first model to be sold under the Korean manufacturer's new high-performance division.
Video Reviews
Review: 2017 Hyundai Elantra
The Hyundai Elantra is the second best selling vehicle in the Canadian compact segment, Hyundai hopes the new Elantra, will allow it to "leap frog" in front of the current leader, the Honda Civic. (This segment originally appeared on Episode #18 of Motoring TV 2016) …
Clips
Hyundai Elantra Sport… really?
We had to wait until the sixth-generation Hyundai Elantra to finally get a performance version of this Korean compact car. However, the Hyundai Elantra Sport might be the most powerful Elantra ever offered, with its 201-horsepower, turbocharged 1.6-litre four-cylinder engine, it isn’t as zesty as its competitors, namely the Ford …
Motoring TV
Throwback Thursday: 1994 Hyundai Elantra
The current sixth generation 2017 Hyundai Elantra is the best one to date. http://www.guideautoweb.com/en/videos/3654/review-2017-hyundai-elantra/ This week on Throwback Thursday we decided to go back to a refresh of the first generation Elantra and see what Graeme's take on it was. For more information and stories on the Hyundai Elantra, hit …