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2012MY Elantra Touring delivers Versatility, Fun and Advanced Safety Technologies


NEW FEATURES

• 16-inch alloy wheels with P205/55R16 tires replaces the 15-inch steel wheel and wheel covers
   on the Preferred package
• Popular Equipment Pkg name changes to Preferred Package and adds 16" alloy wheels
• Three color changes
  — Chilipepper Red changes to Volcanic Red in October '11 production
  — Polar White changes to Dove White in October '11 production
  — Vivid Blue discontinued for August '11 production
 

EXTERIOR FEATURES

Front: Assertive, Sporty and Refined
• Projector headlights
• Headlight Welcome feature — As you
  approach your car, press "open" on the
  Remote Keyless Entry and the headlights
  switch on. To activate:
   — Multi function light switch should be in
       the headlight on position (2nd position)
   — Key off
   — Door Lock: Escort (1 more door
       lock: Headlamp off)
   — Door Unlock: Welcome
• Aggressive lower air intake
• Fog lights standard on SE
• Chrome accented grille & bumper
• Sleek: coefficient of drag = 0.33


Side: Clean, European-Inspired Lines
• Available silver roof side rails
• Rising beltline
• 17" Euroflange wheels (SE)
• Bodycolor door handles and heated mirrors










Rear: Sporty roofline with 5-Door practicality
• Integrated vertical tail lamps
• Chrome bumper accent inserts







2012 Elantra Touring has the most interior volume (passenger + cargo) for a
5-Door in its class and leads in all interior capacities.
Volume Cu. Ft. 2012 Elantra Touring 2011 Matrix 2011 Mazda3 HB 2011 Caliber 2011 Subaru Impreza 5DR 2011
VW Golf 5DR
Passenger volume 101.2 94.0 94.6 95.2 94.6 93.0
Cargo volume 24.3 19.8 17.0 18.5 19.0 12.4
Maximum cargo capacity (Seats folded down) 65.3 61.5 43.4 48 44.4 44.4
Total interior volume 125.5 113.8 111.6 113.7 113.6 105.4

Cubic Feet 2012 Elantra Touring 2011 Nissan Murano 2011 Mazda
CX-7
2011 Nissan Rogue 2011 Infinity
FX
2011 Hummer H3
Maximum cargo capacity (rear seats folded down)
65.3
64.0
58.6
57.9
62.0
55.7



 

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

2012 Elantra Touring offers many convenience features as standard equipment



• Standard 172-watt AM/FM/XM Satellite Radio/CD/MP3 audio system with  iPod/USB and MP3
  auxiliary input jacks
• Power windows
  — Driver's window auto down
  — Illuminated power window switches
  — Driver's side power window reserve
• Power door locks
• Remote keyless entry with alarm and panic
• Heated dual power mirrors
• Sporty blue backlight interior illumination
• Cruise control (A/T)
• Tilt steering wheel
• Multiple storage areas throughout
• Cooled glove box
• 60/40 split fold-down rear seatback allowing for multiple passenger and cargo combinations
• 12V outlet in cargo area with retained power
• Rear window wiper/washer and defroster



POWERTRAIN TECHNOLOGY

2012 Elantra Touring Features a 2.0L CVVT engine

• Cast iron block and aluminum head
• DOHC 16 valve
• Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT)
• Multi-port Fuel injection
• Hydraulic motor mounts
• 138 horsepower @ 6000 rpm
• 136 lb.-ft. torque @ 4600 rpm
• ULEV

2012 Elantra Touring Transmissions

• 5-speed Manual
   — B&M Racing® Sport shifter is optional

• 4-Speec Automatic - Gated
   — Includes overdrive lock-up torque converter for higher fuel economy at freeway speeds




ADVANCED SAFETY TECHNOLOGY

2011 Elantra Touring includes many Advanced Safety Features - All Standard

• 2 advanced front airbags
• 2 front seat-mounted side-impact airbags*
• 2 side curtain airbags for front and
  outboard rear passengers*
• Active front head restraints with tilt
• Child seat LATCH system
• 3-Point seatbelts for all seating positions
• Front seatbelt pretensioners
• Adjustable head restraints for all seating
  positions
• Side impact beams in both front and rear
  doors
• Child safety locks on rear doors
• Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with
   Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
• 4-wheel disc brakes
• Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS)
• Smart brake pedal - Brake pedal overrides the accelerator when the brake and accelerator
   are accidentally pushed down at the same time, providing added safety during braking



* Data from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety indicates a 45% reduction in fatalities
  of side-impact collisions occurs when cars are equipped with side impact and side curtain
  airbags.

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Product Overview

• Roominess
  — Most cargo volume (rear seats up) and
      maximum cargo capacity (rear seats down) in
      its competitive set
  — Greater cargo capacity (rear seats down) than
      Nissan Murano, Mazda CX-7, Infiniti FX or
      Hummer H3

• Sporty Driving Character
  — Suspension and steering tuned for added feel,
      responsiveness and control; a truly fun to
      drive car and available 5 speed manual

• Advanced Standard Safety Technologies
  — Six Standard Airbags: Dual front airbags, front seat-mounted side-impact airbags, and
      roof-mounted side-curtain airbags for front and outboard rear seat occupants
  — Standard ABS with EBD and 4-wheel disc brakes
  — Standard Active Front Head Restraints
  — Standard Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  — Standard Electronic Stability Control (ESC)

•  Standard Satellite Radio and USB iPod/MP3 input jack

•  Leading Warranty
  — America's Best Warranty

Who's Buying Elantra Touring
•  Buyers seeking greater utility versatility
•  More married than single buyers
•  Looking for high level of standard equipment, agile ride and handling
•  Young-at-heart buyers with busy, adventure-filled lifestyles

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
    5-door 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, 2010 Elantra Touring was awarded a " 5-Star" rating
   for frontal crash by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Elantra
   Touring features advanced standard safety technologies and is the first compact 5 door
   vehicle with standard ESC.


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