The 2020 Hyundai Elantra prices $1,750 greater than final 12 months’s mannequin to begin, nevertheless it comes commonplace with beforehand non-compulsory lively security tech and a brand new fuel-saving transmission that enhances gas economic system to as excessive as 35 mpg mixed.
Hyundai stated Thursday that 2020 Elantra customers might be met with a base value of $19,870 for a 2020 Elantra SE, which features a necessary $920 vacation spot charge. The newly commonplace suite of lively security options contains computerized emergency braking and entrance collision warnings, and each Elantra mannequin now contains a 3.5-inch display within the gauge cluster, dual-zone computerized local weather management, and a brand new dual-shell horn. Fashions geared up with the two.0-liter inline-Four engine additionally achieve a extra environment friendly temperature-coefficient electrical heater, whereas Elantra Eco sedans now sport a cease/begin system.
Energy stays the identical for thriftier 2.0-liter inline-Four with 147 horsepower on faucet, however a repeatedly variable computerized transmission (CVT) replaces final 12 months’s 6-speed standard computerized.
An Elantra SE with the automated transmission was priced at $19,120 final 12 months. The $750 value hike covers the lively security tech and different comfort options.
A 6-speed guide transmission is now not a part of the package deal. The stick shift choice was beforehand supplied on the Elantra SE and Sport trims.
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The CVT will serve each Elantra mannequin save for the Elantra Sport and Eco trims, which as a substitute use a 7-speed dual-clutch computerized transmission. Hyundai stated the Elantra is the primary compact automotive to make use of a series belt for its CVT, which helps enhance gas economic system by 1.2 p.c in comparison with a traditional belt.
2019 Hyundai Elantra
The Elantra Eco troopers on with its 1.4-liter turbo-Four engine, whereas the Sport retains a 1.6-liter turbo-Four engine. Consumers will discover 128 hp with the Eco mannequin and 201 hp within the racier Sport variant. Costs for the Eco mannequin begin at $22,170 and $24,720 for the Sport mannequin.
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Outdoors of the particular fashions, the favored SEL and Worth trims begin at $20,620 and $21,520, respectively. Deciding on a range-topping Elantra Restricted will present a value of $23,720 earlier than every other choices. Fashions with the CVT will see a gas economic system bump of two mpg mixed in comparison with the 2019 mannequin; every trim returns 34 mpg mixed, aside from the bottom SE, which nets 35 mpg mixed.
Hyundai will start delivery the 2020 Elantra to sellers this spring.
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