2018 Hyundai Elantra GT vs 2017 Kia Forte

2018 hyundai elantra gt and 2017 kia forte comparison

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT is a sleek and stylish hatchback that offers drivers near Denver, CO a fun and capable vehicle.

The hatchback features a comfortable and spacious interior that offers a host of standard available high-tech features like an 8-inch navigation touchscreen system with seven-speaker Infinity® premium audio system and Clari-Fi® Music Restoration Technology and wireless charging.

The Elantra GT also offers a GT Sport model that is fitted with a 201-hp, 1.6-liter Turbo GDI engine. 

Take a closer look at the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT compared to the 2017 Kia Forte - one of the most popular vehicles on the market. We're confident you'll be impressed with everything the Elantra GT offers!


2018 Hyundai Elantra


2017 Kia Forte

55.1 cubic feet Maximum Interior Cargo Volume 14.9 cubic feet
Available with voice activation Navigation Not available
161-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 Engine 147-hp, 2.0-liter I-4
$19,350* Starting MSRP $17,495

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Golden CO

Perhaps the biggest difference between the 2018 Elantra GT and the Forte is the available cargo space. Because the Elantra GT features rear folding seats, the Elantra GT is able to offer up to 55.1 cubic feet of space compared to the 2017 Forte's 14.9 cubic feet of cargo volume.

In addition, the 2018 Elantra GT offers 97 cubic feet of passenger volume compared to the 2017 Forte's 96 cubic feet. The convenient hatchback design of the Elantra GT offers drivers more versatility in any situation.

The 2018 Elantra GT is fitted with 17-inch silver aluminum wheels compared to the 2017 Forte's 15-inch steel wheels.

Additionally, the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT offers more available features than the 2018 Kia Forte, including available sunroof, LED brake lights, Lane-Departure Warning, Blind Spot Monitoring, In-Vehicle Assistance Service, USB Ports, heated and cooled front seats and so much more.

Schedule a test drive of the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT at Planet Hyundai of Golden, CO. 

* MSRP excludes freight charges, tax, title, and license fees. Freight charges and actual dealer prices may vary. Vehicles displayed may contain optional equipment at additional cost.

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2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Release Date and Features

Forget everything you knew about hatchbacks because Hyundai has changed the game. You’ve always loved the Elantra, but wait until you see the new one! The 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT is poised to redefine the hatchback. With a sleek and modern look, great cargo storage, and innovative technology and advanced safety features, the 2018 Hyundai Elantra is guaranteed to impress.

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