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The All-New 2011MY Elantra delivers design, safety, and up to 38 MPG Hwy.


  • All-new fifth generation Elantra compact sedan
  • "Fluidic Sculpture" design
  • Launches with new 1.8-liter "Nu" engine and in-house six-speed automatic transmission
        — 38 mpg highway on all models with A/T or M/T
        — Best-in-class standard fuel economy
        — Improved fuel efficiency by up to 18 percent over its predecessor
        — More fuel efficient than Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla
  • "Class-above" mid-size car interior volume
  • Standard Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
        — Integrates control of systems including ESC and MDPS to provide optimal stability
        — Improved brake performance by steering force assistance on an asymmetric road
        — Improved acceleration performance by steering force assistance on asymmetric road
  • Standard ESC, TCS, ABS with Brake Assist and EBD
  • Touch-screen navigation with rearview camera and iPod®/USB inputs
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with voice recognition
  • Segment first: Heated rear seats
     

    2011MY Elantra is powered by a new 1.8L MPI engine mated to a 6-speed manual or automatic transmission delivering best-in-class standard fuel efficiency at 38 MPG Highway.

    Key Engine Components:
  • Aluminum block and head
  • Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
  • Variable Induction System (VIS)
  • Roller swing arm and Hydraulic Lash Adjusters (HLA)
  • Electronic throttle control
  • Offset crankshaft


    In addition to the advancements in fuel economy, the new engine produces 7% better horsepower than its predecessor at 148 horsepower (ULEV), and has the best power-to-weight ratio in its class.


    Base Engine 2011 Elantra 2011 Civic 2010 Corolla 2011 Sentra 2011 Focus 2011 Mazda3 2011 Cruze
    Displacement
    1.8L
    1.8L
    1.8L
    2.0L
    2.0L
    2.0L
    1.8L
    Horsepower 148
    @ 6500
    140
    @ 6300
    132
    @ 6000
    140
    @ 5100
    140 @
    6000
    148
    @ 6500
    136
    @ 6300
    Torque (lb.- ft.) 131
    @ 4700
    128
    @ 4300
    128
    @ 4400
    147
    @ 4800
    136
    @ 4250
    135
    @ 4500
    123
    @ 3800
    Power-to-liter 82.2 77.8 73.3 70.0 70.0 74.0 75.6
    Transmission 6 M/T or A/T 5 M/T or A/T 5 M/T or 4 A/T 6 M/T or CVT 5 M/T or 4 A/T 5 M/T or A/T 6 M/T or A/T
    Fuel Economy
         M/T
         A/T

    28/38/32
    28/38/32

    26/34
    25/36

    26/35
    26/34

    24/31
    27/34

    25/35
    25/34

    25/33
    24/33

    N/A
    22/35
    Curb Weights
         M/T
         A/T

    2,661
    2,701

    2,630
    2,648

    2,723
    2,745

    2,862
    2,930

    2,623
    N/A

    2,859
    2,922

    N/A
    3,102
    Power-to-Weight
         A/T


    18.3


    18.9


    20.8


    20.9


    18.7 M/T


    19.7


    22.8


    Note: ULEV models shown above
     

    2011 Elantra has a Modern, Sophisticated Interior and Offers many Premium Features



    • Compact segment first: Heated rear seats
    • Proximity key entry with electronic push button start
    • Immobilizer
    • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with Voice Recognition
       — Supports hands-free bluetooth audio streaming
    • Leather seating surfaces
    • Heated front seats
    • Automatic headlights
    • Power sunroof with one-touch open/close
    • Side repeater exterior mirrors

       
    • Standarad 172-watt AM/FM/XM® Satellite
       Radio/CD/MP3 Audio system with 6 speakers,
       speed-sensitive automatic volume control, and
       iPod®/USB and MP3 auxiliary input jacks
    • Available 360-Watt AM/FM/XM® Satellite radio/
       CD/MP3 Premium audio system with external
       amp, speed-sensitive automatic volume control,
       and iPod®/USB and MP3 auxiliary input jacks
       — Requires navigation system


    • Autonet Navigation system high resolution 7"
      LCD touchscreen with 16GB flash memory is
      available on both GLS and Limited and includes:
      — Rearview camera
      — Bluetooth® 2.0 interface, downloads
          phonebook list from mobile phone and
          supports hands-free bluetooth audio streaming
      — Voice recognition - Navigation, phone and
          audio commands
      — XM Data Services: XM NavTraffic®,
          XM NavWeather™, and XM Sports and Stocks




    • Eco-friendly seats featuring Lear's SoyFoam - Environmentally friendly
       seating foam
    • Low rolling resistance silica tires for optimum fuel economy
    • Dual power fold-away heated mirrors
    • 2011MY Elantra has a whisper quiet interior. Engineers worked hard on
       reducing noise and vibrations inside the cabin.








     

    2011 Elantra meets EPA Mid-size classification, a class-above Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla at 110.4 cu. ft.


      2011 Elantra 2011 Sentra 2011
    Corolla
    2011
    Civic
    2011
    Focus
    2011
    Cruze
    Passenger Volume (cu. ft.) 95.6 97.4 92.0 90.9 93.4 95
    Cargo Volume (cu. ft.) 14.8 13.1 12.3 12.0 13.8 15.4
    Total Interior Volume (cu. ft.) - Passenger & Cargo 110.4 110.5 104.3 102.9 107.2 110.0
    EPA Size Classification Mid-size Mid-Size Compact Compact Compact Mid-size


  • In fact, 2011 Elantra has more passenger
       volume (at 95.6 cu. ft.) than the 2010 Lexus
       350 ES (95.4 cut. ft.).

  • 2011 Elantra trunk room can fit 3 golf sets vs.
       only 2 for Corolla and Civic and 1 for Mazda 3




     
    2011 Elantra offers new safety features that are not offered on some of its competitors





    2011 Elantra delivers an exceptional level of standard safety features in the compact car segment.

    • Six airbags - Front, front side-impact, and side air
      curtain airbags
    • New Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
       — Integrates control of systems including
           Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and Motor
           Driven Power Steering (MDPS) to provide
           optimal stability
       — Improved brake performance by steering
          force assistance on an asymmetric road
       — Improved acceleration performance by
           steering force assistance on an asymmetric
           road
    • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction
      Control System (TCS)


    • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
       — Helps maintain vehicle steering control
           • While braking under slippery roads
             conditions (e.g. ice, snow, rain)
           • During emergency braking situations under
             any road conditions
    • Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
       — Balances braking forces at each wheel when
           the car is dynamically loaded

    • Brake Assist
       — Assists driver to provide maximum ABS-level
           braking force when an emergency stop is detected
       — Effectively reduces emergency stopping distance
    • 4-sensor, 4-channel system (ESC, EBD and ABS with brake assist)
       — Brake force applied independently to each wheel
    •  4-wheel disc brakes
    • Seatbelt pretensioners
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
    • Daytime Running Lights

    Standard Features 2011 Elantra 2010 Corolla 2011 Civic 2011 Sentra 2011 Cruze 2011 Focus
    Standard Airbags 6 6 6 6 10 6
    4-wheel disc brakes          
    ESC with Traction Control  
    ABS
    Brake Assist      
    Daytime Driving Lights    


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    Product Overview
    All-New 2011MY Elantra

    Dynamic Design
      • Fluidic sculpture exterior design theme
      • Advanced interior design
      • Designed at Hyundai's Design Studio in Irvine,
        California

    Best-in-Class Standard Fuel Efficiency
      • Eco-efficient 1.8L Dual CVVT 4-cylinder engine
      • Six-speed manual or automatic transmission
      • Up to 38 MPG Highway, 18% improvement over
         A/T predecessor
         — More fuel efficient than Civic or Corolla

    Exceptinal Roominess
      • "Class-above" Interior Volume at 110.4 cu. ft.
         — Classified by U.S. Government as a "Mid-size Car" (EPA)
         — Civic and Corolla are categorized as "Compact Car" (EPA)
         — Class-leading front legroom

    Exceptional Level of Standard Safety Features
      • Six standard airbags
      • Standard VSM, ESC, TCS, ABS with Brake Assist, and EBD
      • Standard Daytime Running Lights

    New Comfort & Convenience Features
      • Compact segment first: Heated rear seats
      • 7" Navigation system with rearview camera
      • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with voice
        recognition
      • Proximity key entry with electronic push button
        start




    Who's Buying Elantra
    •  Buyers seeking safety, efficiency, style and value
    •  Slightly more married than single buyers
    •  Looking for high level of standard equipment, agile ride and handling
    •  All age ranges
    Why They Buy
    •  SMART CHOICE - It has the features that are optional or unavailable with competitors
    •  INTERIOR COMFORT - Efficiently designed interior with the most interior volume for a car in
       its class and a host of standard technology features
    •  WELL BUILT - Reliable, durable, and backed by America's Best Warranty™
    •  SAFE AND SECURE - With standard front seat-mounted side impact airbags, standard dual
       front airbags and side curtain airbags, Elantra delivers an exceptional level of standard safety
       features in the compact car segment.

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