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2017MY Elantra GT delivers versatility and fun


  • Side Mirror Turn Signal indicators - Moved to Tech Package
  • LED taillights - Dropped
  • Leather Seating - Moved to Value Edition
  • Auto Headlight Control - Moved to Value Edition
  • Heated Seats - Moved to Value Edition
  • Sliding Center Armrest - Moved to Value Edition
  • Under Floor Storage - Moved to Tech Package
  • Alloy Pedals - Moved to Tech Package
  • Android Auto and Apple Car Play - Available on Tech Package
  • Blue Link (Gen 2) - Available on Tech Package
  • Driver Selectable Steering Mode - Dropped


2017 Elantra GT Front:
Distinctive and Assertive
  • Grille design with horizontal argent slats and body color surround
  • Projector & wraparound headlamps
  • Foglights (available)
  • Sculptured hood creases

2017 Elantra GT Side:
Fluidic Sculpture Design

  • Panoramic sunroof (available)
  • Side mirrors with integrated turn signal indicators (available)
  • Sleek character lines
  • Muscular wheel arches
  • 17" Argent Euroflange wheels (available)

2017 Elantra GT Rear:Sporty
roofline with 5-Door practicality
  • Standard bodycolor rear spoiler
  • Standard rear wiper
  • Stylish, but functional rear reflectors
  • Unique hidden rear camera(shown below)

2017 Elantra GT has more Interior Volume (passenger + cargo) and max cargo volume than Focus, Mazda3 and Golf

Volume Cu. Ft. 2017 Elantra
2016 Mazda3
2016 Ford Focus
2016 Subaru Impreza 2016
2016 Kia Forte5 2016 Scion iM
Passenger volume 96.1 96.4 90.0 97.5 93.5 98.2 90.4
Cargo volume 23 20.2 23.3 22.5 22.8 23.2 20.8
Maximum cargo capacity (Seats
folded down)
51 47.1 43.9 52.4 52.7 56.4 n/a
Total Interior Volume 119.1 116.6 113.3 120 116 121.4 111.2

  • GT features the best-in-class front and rear shoulder room
  • GT has more cargo capacity, rear seats folded down, than Nissan Juke


2017 Elantra GT offers many premium features and a modern, sophisticated interior with available Blue Link

  • AVN 4.0 w/ HD Radio
  • Android Auto & Apple CarPlay support
  • 10-way power driver’s seat with lumbar support
  • Dual automatic temperature control with Clean Air Ionizer with Auto Defogging System
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Navigation with hidden rear view camera
  • Cooled glove box
  • Proximity key entry with electronic push button start
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with Voice Recognition
  • Heated front seats
  • Blue Link Gen 2

Blue Link™ Telematics System - (Gen 2 on Tech package)

What is Blue Link?
 Blue Link is Hyundai’s innovative telematics solution that combines safety, service and infotainment into a complete package. It works to both help simplify Hyundai owners’ lives and reduce distracted driving.

What does Blue Link Offer?  Blue Link offers 25 features in three packages, which provide customers a multitude of telematics services for their vehicle. You can learn more about Blue Link on

Connected Care Package (1-Year Trial)
  • Automatic Collision Notification
  • Enhanced Roadside Assistance
  • SOS Emergency Assistance
  • Monthly Vehicle Health Report
  • Auto Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) Notification
  • Service Link
  • Maintenance Alert
  • Recall Advisor
  • Blue Link App (smartphone)
Remote Package (3-month trial)
  • Remote Door Lock/Unlock
  • Remote Horn and Lights
  • Car Finder
  • Remote Start*
  • Alarm Notification
  • Panic Notification
  • Stolen Vehicle Recovery
  • Stolen Vehicle Slowdown
  • Vehicle Immobilization
  • Valet Alert
  • Geo-Fence
  • Speed Alert
  • Curfew Alert
Guidance Package (3-month trial)
  • Destination Search powered by Google
  • Point-of-Interest Web Search and Download
  • Turn-by-Turn Navigation**

*   Requires Push-button start and either A/T or DCT. Climate Control feature requires
     fully-automatic temperature control.

** For vehicles without factory-installed navigation

Blue Link Consumer website  Blue Link Packages/Content/Fees Overview  

Blue Link Options Operations Chart Blue Link User Manual - Audio

Blue Link User Manual - Navigation   See more product links below


2017 Elantra GT features a standard 2.0L GDI Dual-CVVT Engine
  • Aluminum block and head
    • Elantra GT'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 Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
  • Hydraulic motor mounts
  • 173 horsepower @ 6500 rpm (ULEV)
    • 25 hp increase from prior model year
  • 154 lb.-ft. torque @ 4700 rpm (ULEV)
    • 23 lb.-ft. torque increase from prior model year
  • ULEV-II emissions
  • Maintenance-free silent timing chain system for improved durability and NVH
2017 Elantra GT Transmissions
  • 6-speed Manual Transmission (M6CF3-1)
    • Includes an EcoShift indicator to identify the ideal shift points to save fuel (can be turned off)
  • 6-Speed Automatic Transmission (A6GF1)
    • Includes overdrive lock-up torque converter for higher fuel economy at freeway speeds
    • SHIFTRONIC™ manual shift mode
    • Features an Active ECO system to improve real world fuel economy. Modifies engine and transmission control for improved fuel economy up to 7%.


2017 Elantra GT delivers an exceptional level of Standard safety features in the compact car segment

Abundant standard safety features:
  • Seven airbags
    • Front, front-side impact, and side air curtain airbags
    • Driver knee airbag
  • Daytime Running Lights
  • Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS)
  • 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 an asymmetric road
* 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

2017MY Elantra GT

Exceptional Roominess
  • More passenger & cargo volume than Focus, Mazda3 and Golf
Sporty Driving Character
  • Suspension and steering tuned for added feel, responsiveness and control; a truly fun to drive car and available 6-speed manual
Dynamic Design
  • Fluidic sculpture exterior design theme
  • Advanced Interior design
Standard Powerful GDI Engine
  • 2.0L GDI 4-cylinder engine
  • Standard 173hp, delivers best-in-class power-to-weight ratio
  • Six-speed manual or automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC™
Exceptional Level of Standard Safety Features
  • NHTSA 5-Star overall crash safety rating
  • Seven standard airbags includes Standard driver's knee airbag
  • Standard VSM, ESC, TCS, ABS with Brake Assist and EBD
  • Standard Daytime Running Lights with off feature
Comfort & Convenience Features
  • Segment's 1st optional ventilated front seats
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Blue Link with Connected Care (Gen 2)
  • 10-way power driver's seat
  • Dual Fully Automatic Temperature Control
  • Leather seating
  • Heated front seats
  • Audio Video Navigation 4.0 w/Android Auto, Apple Car Play and HD Radio®

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