The 2018 Elantra Sport Tech vs The 2018 Civic Sport models
2018 Elantra Sport Tech
2018 Civic Sport Touring
|Fuel Efficiency (City|Highway)||8.9L/100km | 7L/100km||7.9L/100km | 6.6L/100km|
|Transmission||7-speed auto-shift manual||CVT|
|Cargo Volume (L)||407||727.7|
|Engine||1.6L DOHC Intercooled Turbo||1.5L DOHC Intercooled Turbo|
|Navigation||Yes||With voice activation|
|Sunroof||Yes – Glass||Yes – Glass|
|Bluetooth||Yes||Yes – HandsFreeLink|
2018 Hyundai Elantra Sport vs The Competition
The 2018 Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech has everything you could want and more in a sedan. It all starts with the sporty design and powerful 201 horsepower 1.6L turbocharged engine. This sport vehicle will practically fly down the highway and you’ll feel the adrenaline the moment you push down on the accelerator. As the engine roars to life, you know that the Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech is ready to take on the entire world, from day-to-day commuting all the way to the racetrack.
One of the vehicles that you might think of comparing the Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech to is the Honda Civic SI and Type R models. Both are adrenaline pumping sport versions of the classic Civic, but let’s compare them to the Hyundai Sport and see who truly comes out on top!
The 2018 Elantra Sport Against The 2018 Civic SI
The Hyundai Sport and Civic SI has similar horsepower and torque, as well as comparable features. The Honda Civic SI does get a better fuel-efficiency rating, at the expense of some features. While both models come with Blind Spot technology, stability control and advanced airbag systems, the Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech comes with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and auto-dimming rear view mirror.
Both the Elantra Sport and Civic SI come standard with a 6-speed manual transmission. But for those looking for super-power without the work of driving manual, the Elantra Sport Tech also has an available 7-speed automatic Dual Clutch Transmission with paddle shifters. This transmission provides a completely smooth drive.
2018 Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech vs 2018 Civic Type R
Advantages of the Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech
The Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech comes packed with features including heated leather sport seats, heated leather steering wheel and performance inspired interior accents. These are all wrapped nicely in Elantra Sport Tech’s SUPERSTRUCTURE™ that creates a quiet and enjoyable interior.
If you really want to stand out, then the technology features of the Hyundai Elantra reign supreme. With it’s Infinity Premium Audio system, 8-inch colour display, MP3 decoder, 2 first row LCD monitors, you’ll be totally connected. Both of these vehicles come standard with navigation, bluetooth, smartphone connectivity and speak sensitive volume.
One of the best advantages of the Hyundai Sport Tech over either Honda Civic model is the MSRP! The Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech is over a thousand dollars cheaper!
Finding Your Perfect Sport Sedan
The best way to figure out which sport vehicle is the best for you, you have to get behind the wheel and drive it. Come down to Maple Ridge Hyundai and test drive a Hyundai Elantra Sport Tech today. We can show you the amazing features inside and power under the hood. Contact us or drop-by to schedule a test drive in Maple Ridge, BC today!