2018 Hyundai Elantra vs 2018 Kia Forte

2018 hyundai elantra and 2018 kia forte side by side

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra offers drivers near Denver versatility and value. The sleek and sophisticated Hyundai Elantra features a stylish and upscale exterior design and a comfortable and high-tech interior.

Planet Hyundai has a number of new 2018 Hyundai Elantra models in stock, including SE, SEL, Value Edition, Eco, Sport and Limited models. Each Elantra offers drivers powerful, yet efficient engine options and a host of high-tech safety and convenience features.

The Elantra is one of the most impressive compact sedans on the market. Compare the Elantra to another popular compact sedan, the 2018 Kia Forte, and it's easy to see why the Hyundai Elantra dominates the compact sedan market. Keep reading to learn more about the 2018 Hyundai Elantra and how it stacks up against the new Forte!


2018 Hyundai Elantra


2018 Kia Forte

$22,100 Starting MSRP $21,600
2 Turbocharged Engine Offerings 0
201 Maximum Horsepower 164
14.4 cubic feet Cargo Space 14.9 cubic feet

2018 Hyundai Elantra in Golden, CO

The base models of both the Hyundai Elantra and the Kia Forte offer a similar 147-hp, four-cylinder engine, however, the 2018 Elantra's EPA -estimated 26 city and 36 highway miles per gallon slightly tops the Forte's 25 city and 34 highway miles per gallon. 

While the 2018 Kia Forte offers two engines amongst three trim levels, the 2018 Hyundai Elantra offers three engines amongst six trim levels.

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra offers drivers two different turbocharged engines: a 128-hp, 1.4-liter Turbocharged GDI 4-cylinder engine and a 201-hp, 1.6-liter Turbocharged GDI 4-cylinder engine.

Other impressive available features of the 2018 Hyundai Elantra include an 8-inch navigation system with a high-resolution touchscreen with Clari-Fi™ Music Restoration Technology, Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Lane Change Assist, 4.2-inch TFT color instrument cluster display, Blue Link® technology and so much more.

Schedule a test drive of a new 2018 Hyundai Elantra at Planet Hyundai in Golden, CO!


2018 hyundai elantra grille

What Are The Trim Levels of the 2018 Hyundai Elantra?

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra offers drivers near Denver, CO the perfect everyday vehicle with efficient engine options, high-tech features and upscale style. The 2018 Elantra is an affordable and attractive vehicle with a host of standard and available options. With six trim levels available, drivers will be able to find the perfect Elantra to fit both their budget and driving needs. Keep reading to find out more about the trim levels of the 2018 Hyundai Elantra from Planet Hyundai of Golden, CO.

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