2018 Hyundai Elantra vs 2018 Toyota Corolla Comparison at Pathway Hyundai

Comparing Canadian Favorite Sedans

In production since 1990, the Hyundai Elantra is one of the most popular sedan on the market. It’s closest competitor is the Toyota Corolla which has a starting MSRP $16,790 and offers six models. For 2018 Elantra has a starting MSRP $15,999 and offers seven models to choose from. The 2018 Hyundai Elantra is available now at Pathway Hyundai. We are located at 1375 Youville Dr, Orléans, Ontario. Call us at (613) 837-4222.

Performance Comparison

For 2018 the Hyundai Elantra offers a remarkable fuel economy of 9.3/6.4/8.0L per 100km
(city/hwy/combined). This is in part because of the advanced 2.0L Atkinson four cylinder engine coupled with an available 6 speed auto transmission that creates 147 hp. This engine also offers drive mode select with three options: normal, eco, sport. Corolla is equipped with a 1.8L four-cylinder engine that achieves ultra-low emissions status (ULEV II) and creates 132 hp. Depending on the model chosen 6-speed manual or Continuously Variable Transmission with Intelligent Shift (CVTi-S). Available on the SE and CVT models, Sport Mode features sequential multi-mode shifting and paddle shifters.

Technology Comparison

For 2018 the Hyundai Elantra offers compatibility with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto that is coupled with an Infinity Sound system. Also offered is adaptive cruise control which allows the driver to set a speed and distance and the system maintains it using intelligent braking and acceleration coupled with sensors. Corolla offers a 6.1” touch screen on the interior which also syncs up with smart phones using Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. This touch screen shows off the reverse camera with rear park assist grid that helps the driver reverse safely.

Style Comparison

For 2018 the Elantra is newly redesigned with a stunning front fascia and aerodynamic lines, integrated spoiler and undercarriage that sits on top of 17” Wheels. LED daytime running lights, tail lights and side repeaters are a classy touch and the entire inside is designed around the occupants with heated seats and steering wheel, a titled center console and ergonomic seats. Corolla offers an aggressive exterior with a large front grill and dynamic lines and a low stance. On the interior high density foam-padded heated front seats. An available 60/40 split rear seats allow more room for cargo.

Safety Comparison

Elantra is built upon the SUPERSTRUCTURE frame which is made of a high strength steel that adds to rigidity, safety, and also makes the car lighter. Rear park assist makes reversing and parking safer and easier while blind spot monitoring scans the hard to see sides of the car and alerts the driver whenever a vehicle passes into the blind spot. The most impressive feature is the autonomous emergency braking steps in when it senses an imminent collision in order to bring the car to a halt. For Corolla owners get eight standard airbags and the Safety Sense P is included and offers features like automatic high beams and dynamic radar controlled. cruise control. STAR safety system includes electronic brake force distribution and vehicle stability control to keep the car stable.

Find the 2018 Hyundai Elantra at Pathway Hyundai

For 2018 the Hyundai Elantra is a vehicle that offers a host of intelligent features, style and power. Although close in features, Elantra slightly edges out the 2018 Corolla by way of choice in terms and features and a longer list of intelligent features. Come see the 2018 Hyundai Elantra at Pathway Hyundai 1375 Youville Dr, Orléans, Ontario. Call us at (613) 837-4222 to set up a test drive now.