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2020 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2019 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai has done it again, making one of the most advanced compact vehicles in its market! The 2020 Hyundai Elantra expresses a superior and natural ability that provides extraordinary comfort, safety, and performance. Making a journey in the new Hyundai Elantra will make you understand what a modern sedan is supposed to feel like. Experience the superior quality of the Hyundai Elantra at Carolina Hyundai of High Point. We have a massive inventory of Hyundai Elantra sedans. Whether you are looking for a 2020 Hyundai Elantra or a 2019 Hyundai Elantra, Carolina Hyundai has you covered. 

If you are interested in experiencing the differences between the 2020 Elantra and the 2019 Elantra give us a call (866) 824-7081 to schedule a test drive. We can also help you value your trade, and more! Come visit us today at Carolina Hyundai of 2431 North Main Street in High Point North Carolina.


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Check out the resources below to get a better understanding of the differences between the 2020 Hyundai Elantra and the 2019 Hyundai Elantra. 


2019 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2020 Hyundai Elantra

Both the 2019 and 2020 Elantra models are stocked with a base 2.0 liter 4-cylinder engine with 147 horsepower. Standard manual transmission in the 2019 models and a standard Continuously Variable automatic Transmission (CVT) in the 2020 models. The 6-speed manual transmission from the 2019 and older models has been discontinued for the 2020 Elantra models except for the N-line Hatchback. The N-line Hatchback comes available with either the automatic or manual transmission. The 2020 GT Hatchback has the same engine as base models, however it can pull over 160 horsepower. The Elantra Eco provides you with 128 horsepower installed with a 1.4 liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine. The most powerful available engine for both the 2019 and 2020 Elantra is the 1.6 liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine providing a gracious 201 horsepower. ALL Elantra models are Front-Wheel-Drive.  

You will find the best fuel economy with the 2019 and 2020 Elantra Eco getting anywhere from 32 to 41 miles per gallon overall. The 2020 base models get an exceptional 30 to 41 miles per gallon overall whereas the 2019 base models are in the range of 28 to 37 miles per gallon overall. The sport trims of provide an average 25 miles per gallon in the 2019 Elantra Sport models and 29 miles per gallon in the 2020 Elantra Sport models. 


2019 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2020 Hyundai Elantra Safety Features 

All 2019 Elantra models come standard with a rear view camera. Hyundai also provides a large array of available safety features for the 2019 and 2020 Elantra. These features include: driver drowsiness monitoring, pedestrian detection, blind spot monitoring, lane keep assist, lane departure warning, lane change assist, rear cross traffic alert, safe exit assist, forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, and adaptive cruise control. 

The entry level trims for the 2020 Elantra models come standard with a rearview camera, lane keep assist, a driver attention monitor, and forward collision warning with brake assist. 


Is The 2020 Hyundai Elantra Better Than The 2019 Hyundai Elantra? 

The 2020 Elantra has all of the amazing and new design features that were introduced in the 2019 Elantra and more. On top of the flawless look, the comfortable drive, and the overall performance, in reality the 2020 Elantra is the “big brother” (or sister) of the 2019 Elantra. Coming with numerous additional features, the 2020 Elantra also adds an excellent amount of standard features in safety and performance which also could be reason to the better fuel economy seen in the 2020 Elantra models. While both the 2019 and 2020 look amazing, but have less exterior feature changes, the 2020 Hyundai Elantra will literally give you a lot more!  


If you are interested in the 2020 Hyundai Elantra or the 2019 Hyundai Elantra, come visit Carolina Hyundai in High Point, NC. We have a massive selection of both model years so that you can really get an understanding of which model is best for you! 


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