2016 Elantra Sedan
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2016MY Elantra delivers Design, Roominess and Safety

NEW FEATURES FOR 2016MY
  • Driver's Selectable Steering Mode standard on Limited — previously Standard on SE
  • Standard 15" steel wheels on SE — previously 15" alloy wheels
  • Solar glass available on Popular Equipment package — previously Standard on SE
  • Heated mirrors w/driver's blind spot mirror available on Popular Equipment package previously standard on SE
  • Power tilt-and-slide sunroof available on Sport w/Tech Package — previously standard on Sport
  • Telescopic steering wheel Standard on Sport & Limited — removed from SE
  • Leather seating Standard on Limited — removed from Sport
  • Proximity key w/push button start Standard on Limited — previously available on Ultimate
  • Dual Automatic temerature Control Standard on Limited — previously available on Ultimate package
  • New Value Edition trim level
    • 16" alloy wheels from Elantra Coupe
    • Power tilt-and-slide sunroof
    • Leather steering wheel and shift knob
    • Proximity key w/push button start
    • Heated front seats
    • Chrome beltline moding & aluminum entrance sills
    • Side mirror turn signals
    • tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel
    • Style package removed replaced with new Value Edition

EXTERIOR FEATURES

2016 Elantra Front: Distinctive and Assertive

  • Sculptured hood creases
  • Tear drop wrap-around headlamps
  • Black chrome lower air intake (Limited, Sport)
  • Projector headlights w/LED headlight accents





(Elantra Limited shown)


2016 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)

2016 Elantra Sport Rear: Expressive
  • Expressive, wrap-around LED taillights
  • Rear lip spoiler available on Sport trim
  • Rear fascia with blacked out rear diffuser area and chrome exhaust outlet for Sport trim

(Elantra Sport shown)

COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

2016 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 Limited)
  • Blue Link telematics system and Blue Link Connected Care (Available on Sport, Standard on Limited)
  • Aluminum entrance sills (Standard on Value Edition, 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 Value Edition, 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 (Standard on Limited)
  • Heated front and rear seats on (Standard on Limited)
  • Proximity key entry and electronic push button start w/immobilizer (Standard on Value Edition, Sport, and Limited)
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with Voice Recognition (Available on SE, Standard on Value Edition, Sport & Limited)
  • Supports hands-free bluetooth audio streaming
  • Leather seat surfaces (Standard on Limited)
  • Heated front seats (Standard on Value Edition, Sport & Limited)
  • Power sunroof with one-touch open/close (Standard on Value Edition, Available on Sport & Limited)
  • Side repeater exterior mirrors (Standard on Value Edition, Sport & Limited)
2016 Elantra is available with three audio systems
  • Standard Audio 3.0A (Elantra SE) 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 (SE w/Popular Equipment Pkg, Value Edition, Sport and Limited) 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 (Sport Tech Pkg and Limited Ultimate Pkg) - 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, Pandora integration 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

2016 Elantra meets EPA Mid-size classification, a class-above Honda Civic and Ford Focus at 110.4 cu. ft.


  2016 Elantra 2014 Sentra 2015
Corolla
2015
Civic
2014
Focus
2015
Cruze
2015 Dart 2015 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

  • 2016 Elantra trunk room can fit 3 golf sets vs. only 2 for Focus and Civic.
  • 2016MY Elantra is 2-inches longer in wheelbase and 1-inch longer in overall length than its predecessor to deliver packaging efficiency.
  • Elantra has "class above" roominess and has more interior volume (passenger and cargo) than some premium models:
    • VW CC has 106.8 cu. ft., Pass 93.6, Cargo 13.2
    • Nissan Maxima has 110.0 cu. ft., Pass 95.8, Cargo 14.2
    • Acura TSX has 101.6 cu. ft., Pass 89.3, Cargo 12.3

POWERTRAIN TECHNOLOGY

Elantra Sedan Sport features a Nu 2.0L GDI Dual-CVVT engine
  • Aluminum block and head
  • DOHC 16 valve
  • DualContinuously 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, Value Edition 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 2016 Elantra 2015 Civic 2015 Corolla 2014 Sentra 2014 Focus 2015 Mazda3 2015
Cruze
2015 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
CVT
4 A/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

N/A
27/36

27/36
30/39

26/36
27/37

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

--
2,820

2,822
2,825

2,907
2,935

2,854
2,917 (Fed)

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


18.4
18.8


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

Source: JATO Dynamics, HMC Manufacturer websites

ADVANCED SAFETY TECHNOLOGY

2016 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 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 emerg. stopping distance
  • Hill Start Assist Control (HAC)
  • Seatbelt pretensioners
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Daytime Running Lights

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Fast Facts   

Product Overview
2016MY 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 (Sport only)
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
  • 2015 NHTSA 5-Star overall crash safety rating and
  • 2015 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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