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2015MY Elantra delivers Design, Roominess and Safety

NEW FEATURES FOR 2015

  • Three trims offered for 2015MY Elantra Sedan — SE, Sport and Limited
  • Elantra Coupe has been dropped
  • Elantra SE — Newly added Style Package (requires SE Popular Equipment Package)
       — $400 value savings for Consumers
       — Power tilt and slide sunroof
       — Leather wrapped steering wheel and shift knob
       — Projector headlights w/LED accents
       — Chrome beltline molding
       — Aluminum entrance sills (front doors)
       — Black cloth interior
  • Elantra Sport — Newly added Tech Package (requires Sport A/T)
       — Navigation w/7-inch touchscreen
       — 360-watt Premium audio w/Pandora internet radio capability and external digital amp
       — Blue Link Telematics (Gen. 1)
  • New Limited Ultimate package added
       — Same package content as 2014 Tech package with a $350 savings over previous model
           year
  • 2015 Elantra includes revised steering, handling and a focus on reduced wind, engine and
        road noise
  • Color updates:
       — Pearl White replaced with Quartz White Pearl
       — Radiant Silver replaced with Symphony Silver
       — Indigo Blue Pearl replaced with Lakeside Blue
       — Harbor Gray Metallic replaced with Shale Gray Metallic
       — New color - Monaco White added to Elantra Sport

     

    EXTERIOR FEATURES

    2015 Elantra Front: Distinctive and Assertive




  • Sculptured hood creases
  • Tear drop wrap-around
        headlamps
  • Redesigned front fascia, grille
        and fog lamp area
  • Projector headlights w/LED
        headlight accents



             (Elantra Limited shown)


    2015 Elantra Side: Space Innovation is characterized by distinctive
    Daylight Opening and Silhouette



  • Side repeater exterior mirrors
        (Sport & Limited)
  • Sleek character lines
  • Coefficient of drag 0.28 — More
        aerodynamic than Civic
  • Chrome beltline accent
  • 15-inch, 16-inch, and 17-inch
        (x2) alloy wheels




                                                                                                                                                                      (Elantra Limited shown)
    2015 Elantra Sport Rear: Expressive

  • Expressive, wrap-around LED taillights
  • Rear lip spoiler available on Sport trim
  • Rear fascia with blacked out rear diffuser and chrome exhaust outlet for Sport trim


             (Elantra Sport shown)
     

    COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

    2015 Elantra has a Modern, Sophisticated Interior and Offers many Premium Features




    Driver Selectable Steering Mode (DSSM) - Select Comfort, Normal or Sport steering
       mode-comfort (Standard on SE & Limited)
    • Blue Link telematics system and Blue Link Connected Care (Available on Sport, Standard on
       Limited)
    • Aluminum entrance sills (Available on SE, Standard on Sport and Limited)
    • 3.0 navigation system with 7-inch touchscreen, including Pandora internet radio and rearview
       camera (Available on Sport and Limited)
    •  4.3-inch color audio screen w/rearview camera (Available on SE, Standard on Sport & Limited)
    •  Power driver's seat with lumbar support (Standard on Sport and Limited)
    •  Dual automatic temperature control with auto defogging system and Clean Air Ionizer
       (Available on Limited)
    •  Heated front and rear seats on (Standard on Limited)
    •  Proximity key entry and electronic push button start w/immobilizer (Standard on Sport,
       Available on Limited)
    •  Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with Voice Recognition (Available on SE, Standard on
        Sport & Limited)
        — Supports hands-free bluetooth audio streaming
    •  Leather seat surfaces (Standard on Limited)
    •  Heated front seats (Standard on Sport & Limited)
    •  Power sunroof with one-touch open/close (Available on SE & Limited, Standard on Sport)
    •  Side repeater exterior mirrors
    (Standard on Sport & Limited)

    2015 Elantra is available with three audio systems

    • Standard Audio 3.0A (Base) featuring mono TFT LCD, standard audio system enhances
       visibility and 2-knob type control. AM/FM/Sirius XM Satellite Radio/CD/MP3 audio system with
       6 speakers, speed sensitive automatic volume control, iPod®/USB auxiliary input jacks.

    • Upgrade audio 3.0B (core audio) featuring 4.3-inch color TFT LCD touch screen with rearview
       camera display. AM/FM/Sirius XM Satellite Radio/CD/MP3 audio system with 6 speakers, 
       speed-sensitive automatic volume control, and iPod®/USB auxiliary input jacks.

    • Navigation system Gen. 3.0 (Optional) - 7-inch Navigation system and high resolution
       touchscreen with rearview camera. 360-watt premium AM/FM/Sirius XM Satellite Radio/CD/ 
       MP3/audio system w/6 speakers and external amp, and iPod®/USB auxiliary input jacks.
       — Pandora internet radio functionality (currently iOS only)
       — SiriusXM Data Services: XM NavTraffic®, XM NavWeather™, and XM Sports and Stocks

     

    2015 Elantra meets EPA Mid-size classification, a class-above Honda Civic and
    14MY Ford Focus at 110.4 cu. ft.


      2015 Elantra 2014 Sentra 2014
    Corolla
    2014
    Civic
    2014
    Focus
    2014
    Cruze
    2014 Dart 2014 Mazda3
    Passenger Volume
    (cu. ft.)
    95.6 95.9 97.5 94.6 90.7 94.6 97.2 96.3
    Cargo Volume
    (cu. ft.)
    14.8 15.1 13.0 12.5 13.2 15.0 13.1 12.4
    Total Interior Volume
    (cu. ft.) - Pass & Cargo
    110.4 111.0 110.5 107.1 103.9 109.6 110.3 108.7
    EPA Size Classification Mid-size Mid-size Mid-size Compact Compact Mid-size Mid-size Compact

  • 2015 Elantra trunk room can fit 3 golf sets vs.
        only 2 for Focus and Civic.

  • 2015MY Elantra is 2-inches longer in wheelbase
        and 1-inch longer in overall length than its
        predecessor to deliver packaging efficiency.

  • Elantra has the best-in-class front seat
        legroom in its class, which is evident in the
        long seat track.


       
     

    POWERTRAIN TECHNOLOGY


    Elantra Sedan Sport features a 2.0L GDI Dual-CVVT engine

  • Aluminum block and head
  • DOHC 16 valve
  • Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
       — Dual control is implemented to use a wider operation
           range of CVVT to improve torque with better optimized
           valve operation points
  • Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
  • Hydraulic motor mounts
  • 173 horsepower @ 6500 rpm (ULEV)
        — PZEV rated at 166 horsepower
  • 154 lb.-ft. torque @ 4700 rpm (ULEV)
        — PZEV rated at 148 lb.-ft. torque
  • WCC + UCC (ULEV-II)


    Elantra Sedan SE and Limited features a Nu 1.8L Dual-CVVT engine and when combined with 17-inch alloy wheels, is classified as PZEV in some states


  • Aluminum block and head
       — Elantra's predecessor had a cast iron block
  • DOHC 16 valve
  • Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
      — Dual control is implemented to use a wider operation
          range of CVVT to improve torque with better optimized
          valve operation points
  • Multi-point fuel injection
  • Hydraulic motor mounts
  • 145 horsepower @ 6500 rpm (ULEV+PZEV)
  • 130 lb.-ft. torque @ 4700 rpm (ULEV+PZEV)
  • Partial zero emission vehicle - CAL (17-inch A/T)
  • ULEV emissions - FED


    Elantra delivers competitive specific output and power-to-weight

    Base Engine 2015 Elantra 2014 Civic 2014 Corolla 2014 Sentra 2014 Focus 2014 Mazda3 2014
    Cruze
    2014 Dart
    Displacement
    1.8L
    1.8L
    1.8L
    1.8L
    2.0L
    2.0L
    1.8L
    2.0L
    Horsepower 145
    @ 6500
    143
    @ 6500
    132
    @ 6000
    130
    @ 6000
    160
    @ 6500
    155
    @ 6000
    138
    @ 6300
    160
    @ 6400
    Torque
    (lb.- ft.)
    130
    @ 4700
    129
    @ 4300
    128
    @ 4400
    128
    @ 3600
    146
    @ 4450
    150
    @ 4000
    125
    @ 3800
    148
    @ 4600
    Power-to-liter 80.6 79.4 73.3 72.2 80.0 77.5 75.6 80.0
    Transmission 6 M/T
    or
    6 A/T
    5 M/T
    or
    CVVT
    6 M/T
    or 4A/T or CVT
    6 M/T
    or
    CVT
    5 M/T
    or
    6 A/T
    6 M/T
    or
    6 A/T
    6 M/T
    or
    6 A/T
    6 M/T
    or
    6 A/T
    Fuel Economy
         M/T
         A/T

    27/37
    28/38

    28/36
    30/39

    28/37
    27/36

    27/36
    30/39

    26/36
    28/37

    29/41
    30/41

    25/36
    22/35

    25/36
    24/34
    Curb Weights
         M/T
         A/T

    2,773
    2,818

    2,754
    2,811

    2,800
    2,820

    2,822
    2,825

    2,907
    2,935

    2,781
    2,848

    3,093
    3,082

    3,186
    3,242
    Power-to-Weight
         M/T
         A/T

    19.1
    19.4


    19.3
    19.7


    21.2
    21.4


    21.7
    21.7


    18.2
    18.3


    17.9
    18.4


    22.7
    22.7


    19.9
    20.3

    Note: Elantra is 413 lbs. lighter than Dart, 320 lbs. lighter than Cruze and 134 lbs. lighter than
              Focus

     

    ADVANCED SAFETY TECHNOLOGY


    2015 Elantra delivers an exceptional level of standard safety features in the compact car segment.

    Abundant standard safety features
    • Six airbags
       — Front, front side-impact, and side air
           curtain airbags

    •  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 assist 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


    • Hill Start Assist Control (HAC)
    • Seatbelt pretensioners
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
    • Daytime Running Lights


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    Product Overview

    2015MY Elantra Sedan Key Selling Points

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


    Eco-efficient engine & Optional powerful engine
      • 1.8L Dual-CVVT   4-cylinder engine
      • 2.0L GDI Dual-CVVT delivers 173hp @ 6500 & 154 lb.ft. of torque @ 4700,
        a 17% HP improvement
    (Sport only)

    Sporty Driving Character
      • Suspension and steering tuned for added feel,
         responsiveness and control; a truly fun to
         drive car
    (Sport only)
      • Driver Selectable Steering Mode: Comfort,
         Normal and Sport options (SE & Limited)


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


    Exceptional Level of Standard Safety Features
      • 2014 NHTSA 5-Star overall crash safety rating, 2014 IIHS Top Safety Pick
      • Six standard airbags
      • Standard VSM, ESC, TCS, EBD, ABS and
    Hill Start Assist Control
      • Standard Daytime Running Lights


    Comfort & Convenience Features
      • 3.0 Gen. 7-inch Navigation system w/Pandora
      • Heated rear seats
      • Dual Fully Automatic Temperature Control
      • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with voice
        recognition



     

     


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