The Hyundai Elantra has always been a preferred choice of customers who wish to purchase a premium car that comes without any fancy bells and whistles. The sedan has always been equipped with features that deliver true value for money. Moreover, the car has become one of the best-selling sedans in the USA because Hyundai has delighted its customers by offering stronger new vehicle and powertrain warranties.
The 2018 Hyundai Elantra comes in six models and each of these models have been equipped with a unique combination of engine and technical features. The six Elantra models that will are, SE, SEL, Value Edition, Eco, Sport and Limited edition model.
All the models of the 2018 Elantra have been equipped with some of the key features that enhance the driving experience of the customer. These features include vehicle stability management, traction control, electronic stability control, tire pressure monitoring, electronic brake force distribution, anti-lock braking and brake assist. The models are equipped with security features like remote keyless entry with alarms.
Except the SE version, all the other models are equipped with rear-view cameras, blind-spot detection, rear cross-traffic alerts and lane change assist. The base SE version has a driver’s blind-spot mirror.
Customers who desire to enjoy a full spectrum of features that offers comfort, convenience and safety must buy the Limited version. The Limited version is loaded with an ultimate package of features that includes an 8-inch touchscreen that displays a sophisticated navigation system, a power sunroof, 4.2-inch TFT instrument cluster display and heated rear seats.
The ultimate package also offers a stellar musical experience due to the availability of Infinity Premium Audio that is complemented by Harman’s Clari-Fi Music Restoration Technology. The limited edition also has additional security features like smart cruise control, pedestrian detection and automatic high-jhbeam assist.
Engine and Pricing
The 2018 Elantra’s SE, SEL, Value and Limited version are equipped with a 2.0-liter DOHC (Dual Overhead Cam) engine that delivers 147 hp and 132 pound-feet torque. The Eco version provides the best fuel efficiency because it is equipped with a 1.4-liter DOHC engine that provides 128 hp and a better torque value of 156 pound-feet. The Sport model proves to be the most powerful version because it is equipped with 1.6-liter turbocharged engine that delivers 201 hp and 195 pound-feet torque.
The standard SE version has a base price of $16,950 while the Limited version with the ultimate package has a starting price of $26,500. The 2018 Hyundai Elantra is also available in the Dubai market where the starting price range from AED 57,900 to AED 79,900.