Hyundai Prepared to Juice Elantra GT Sales, Without Adding Extra Juice

Hyundai’s Elantra GT is an oft-overlooked compact hatch, muscled aside by Honda’s compact king Civic, the handling (and snob) appeal of Volkswagen’s Golf and GTI, and further threatened by the impending release of a Toyota Corolla hatch that doesn’t suck. Still, it remains a compelling vehicle with a pleasing design and an available Sport variant. […]

2019 Hyundai Elantra Refresh Actually Refreshing

Currently the seventh best-selling sedan in the United States, the Hyundai Elantra is an fairly important model for the Korean brand. Sound engineering and some inoffensive bodywork has also made it a serious contender in a rather vicious little segment. Still in its sixth generation, the Elantra has undergone a mid-cycle update to maintain its […]

2018 Hyundai Elantra buying guide | Questions answered about a popular compact sedan

The Hyundai Elantra is a sensible small sedan that scores big when it comes to overall value and safety. But the 2018 Elantra won’t get any pulses racing when it comes to driving excitement, or a look-at-me exterior. Rivals like the Honda Civic and Mazda3 are simply more fun to drive, and the Civic in […]

2018 Hyundai Elantra Sport in Depth: Medium Spicy with a Generous Side of Standard Equipment

– In a segment bookended by the hot Volkswagen GTI and the mild Nissan Sentra NISMO, the Hyundai Elantra Sport is a medium on the automotive Scoville scale. Its turbocharged four-cylinder is more poblano than jalapeño, but its rev-happy nature and eager handling dial in a good amount of spice. Inside is the same businesslike […]

2018 Hyundai Elantra In-Depth Review: Rising Star among Small-Car Legends

– In short order, Hyundai has elevated the Elantra from rental-fleet staple to rising star in its class. Its attractive looks and plentiful options make it an affable, high-value choice. Its refined and fuel-efficient four-cylinder engines pair with either a manual or automatic transmission. An Eco model boasts more torque and a quick-shifting seven-speed dual-clutch […]

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT 2.0L Automatic Tested: Not so Euro

– When Hyundai first showed off the latest Elantra hatchback, which gets GT badging, we were excited. Once again joining the four-door sedan in the Elantra family, the hatchback’s European roots and attractive looks hinted at an experience distinct from that of the sedan. Like its predecessor, this Elantra GT is sourced from Hyundai’s European […]

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Sport Quick Spin | More than just affordable

A few months ago, a discussion at Autoblog HQ led to the term mildly spicy. Cars like the Honda Civic Hatch, the Volkswagen Golf and Mazda3 aren’t quite GTI or Focus ST-level hot hatches, but they still provide a great mix of fun, practicality and affordability. The Hyundai Elantra Sport fits the same basic mold, […]