There’s one automobile on the Hyundai lineup that we can’t recommend enough. It’s sure to please both auto-enthusiasts and practical commuters alike. It’s the new 2018 Elantra GT, a sporty hatchback version of the brand’s compact sedan. With styling straight from Europe and a retuned suspension for sporty handling, the 2018 Elantra GT is going to grab and keep your attention.
Both Elantra GT and an Elantra GT Sport versions are available. The regular GT gets 11-inch front rotors and a McPherson strut front suspension, while the GT Sport features multilink independent suspension, sport-tuned dampers, and 12-inch front rotors are sure to please those addicted to thrilling drives. Under the hood, the Elantra GT features a 162-horsepower 2.0-liter engine with six-speed manual or automatic transmission. The Elantra GT Sport is powered by a 1.6-liter turbocharged engine that boasts 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque.
Both the GT and the GT Sport are styled with sporty design details, like a rear spoiler, functional air curtains, and an available dual-exhaust system. The 2018 Elantra GT looks just as athletic as its performance feels. It’s a hatchback that deserves your attention. Stop in at Route 44 Hyundai to learn more about the new 2018 Elantra GT.