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Compare the 2018 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT

2018 Hyundai Elantra vs 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT

2018 Hyundai Elantra


2018 Hyundai Elantra GT

29 city / 38 hwy

Fuel Economy

24 city / 32 hwy
147 hp


162 hp
6-speed Automatic


6-speed Automatic

Serving Capitol Heights, Washington D.C, and Arlington

The 2018 Hyundai Elantra and the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT are two car models that stand out on the road for their sporty exterior that is pitched as a crossover alternative and offers plenty of thrills. Although the two cars are remarkably similar, there are subtle differences with the features and performance that is offered.

Standard Vehicle Options

Both the 2018 Hyundai Elantra and the 2018 Elantra GT offer plenty of tech features when you want to stay connected while spending time in the cars. The Elantra has six different trim levels that are available and a Lane Change Assist feature that The GT model has improved handling because it's built with a 15-mm rear stabilizer bar.

The GT has standard equipment with its backup camera, 17-inch alloy wheels, an eight-inch touchscreen infotainment system, automatic climate control, and LED running lights. The multimedia system also includes Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, making it easy to play your favorite music from your smartphone. A panoramic sunroof is also included on the car to show off the sky when you don't want to feel boxed in when you're driving during the day or night.


The standard Elantra can reach 147 horsepower and the Eco version comes with 128-hp. It is available as a six-speed manual or automatic and is powered by the front wheels. The Elantra GT is favored for its little turbo lag and standard manual transmission that is turbocharged. As a hatchback model, it's considered to be a middle ground between a mid-sized sedan and an SUV. It features its own unique suspension setup with a base 2.0-liter engine that has 161 horsepower. There's plenty of power that comes with the GT, making it easy to keep up with traffic or make quick maneuvers as you drive when you want a boost with your speed. Drivers find that both the Elantra and the Elantra GT offer a smooth ride while handling corners beautifully on different types of terrain. The car stays planted on the road and allows the driver to have plenty of control without too much stiffness that typically comes from sports cars.


Both the 2018 Elantra and the 2018 Elantra GT offer a high level of comfort in the cabin with the comfortable seats that are supportive but are not overly stiff. There's even a significant amount of legroom that is available in the back seat for both vehicles. The front seats are heated and ventilated, making it easy to stay cozy in the winter and cool during the summer months. Drivers can purchase additional options to increase the cabin's comfort with leather seats and dual automatic temperature control.

Check out the 2018 Hyundai Elantra and the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT at Pohanka Hyundai and test drive each vehicle. You can speak to one of our representatives about financing options that are available and learn more about the features that are offered with each car.

MSRP excludes destination, taxes, title and registration fees. Starting at MSRP refers to the base model, optional equipment not included. Pricing and offers may change at any time without notification. To get full pricing details, see your dealer.

All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.

Current Inventory

There are currently no 2018 Hyundai Elantra SE 4dr Sedan PZEV for Sale in inventory


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