2018 Hyundai Elantra vs 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT

2018 hyundai elantra and elantra gt side by side

Hyundai is known for its stylish and innovative sedans. Drivers love Hyundai sedans thanks to their versatility and efficiency.

The Elantra and its hatchback counterpart, the Elantra GT, offer Denver drivers all of the conveniences of a premium sedan thanks to a number of high-tech standard and available features, multiple engine options, available safety technology and so much more. 

But which premium Hyundai sedan is the best fit for you? The Elantra offers the most amount of options, while the Elantra GT is optimized for adventure.

Keep reading about the 2018 Hyundai Elantra and the 2018 Elantra GT to decide which sedan best fits both your budgetary and driving needs. 

2018 Hyundai Elantra


2018 Hyundai Elantra GT

$16,950 Starting MSRP $19,350
6 Trim Levels 2
14.4 cubic feet Maximum Cargo Capacity 55.1 cubic feet
147-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine Base Model Engine 161-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine

2018 Hyundai Elantra and Elantra GT Golden CO

The biggest difference between the 2018 Hyundai Elantra and the Elantra GT is the body shape and interior dimensions. The Elantra is a standard sedan while the Elantra GT is a hatchback.

The 2018 Elantra is available in six trim levels: SE, SEL, Value, ECO, Sport and Limited. Sport models feature a 201-hp, 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. All Elantra models feature 60/40 folding rear seats, Bluetooth® Hands-Free audio, cruise control and more!

The 2018 Elantra GT is available in the GT base model which features a 161-hp, 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, as well as a Sport model which features a 201-hp, 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. The GT Sport also features standard LED lighting, leather seating and an available seven-speed automatic transmission.

The Elantra offers drivers 24.9 cubic feet of cargo space. Fold the rear seat down, though, and you'll have access to 55.1 cubic feet of space! 

Which Hyundai model is your best fit? Schedule a test drive of a new Hyundai at Planet Hyundai of Golden, CO today!