Sonata vs Elantra

Compare Hyundai Sonata & Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Sonata Vs Hyundai Elantra

The Hyundai Sonata & Elantra is available at our Hyundai dealership in Tampa.

Compare Hyundai Elantra To Hyundai Sonata In Tampa





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Hyundai Elantra SE

Hyundai Elantra SE at Brandon Hyundai in Tampa, FL

CAPACITY Seating 5 Adults

4 Doors

ENGINE Liters/Type
2.0L 4-cylinder

Horsepower (hp @ rpm) 147 @ 6200

Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) 132 @ 4500

6-Speed Manual

Front-Wheel Drive

FUEL CONSUMPTION EPA-Estimate Fuel Economy


Hyundai Sonata SE

Hyundai Sonata SE at Brandon Hyundai in Tampa, FL

CAPACITY Seating 5 Adults

4 Doors

ENGINE Liters/Type
2.4L 4-cylinder

Horsepower (hp @ rpm) 185 @ 6000

Torque (lb-ft @ rpm) 178 @ 4000

8-Speed Automatic

Front-Wheel Drive

FUEL CONSUMPTION EPA-Estimate Fuel Economy


Useful Exterior Features

The 2018 Hyundai Sonata and the 2018 Hyundai Elantra both feature sporty and elegant style. Since style is a matter of personal preference, you have to see both sedans in person to decide which design you like better. That's where Brandon Hyundai comes in! Tampa-area drivers can visit us today to explorer the differences between the Hyundai Elantra and Hyundai Sonata.

The Sonata comes standard with speed-sensitive wipers, which allows the wipers to more effectively clean the windshield at high speeds. Meanwhile, these wipers are optional on the Elantra. Another feature that's standard on the Sonata is automatic headlights. This technology is optional on the Elantra. It's easy to forget to turn on your headlights in low-visibility conditions, and automatic headlights ensure that this doesn't happen. Drivers that are privacy-conscious will be happy to hear that both the Hyundai Elantra and the Hyundai Sonata have standard tinted glass.

If you're in the market for a new Hyundai, Tampa area dealer Brandon Hyundai dealership has got you covered. Come in for a test drive today.

An Interior You'll Never Want To Leave

The Hyundai Sonata and the Hyundai Elantra are the kinds of cars that need to be practical and comfortable. Both vehicles have spacious interiors with plenty of features. Hyundai has demonstrated an impressive attention to detail with both the Elantra and the Sonata. For example, the Hyundai Sonata features illuminated vanity mirrors. These mirrors are optional on the Hyundai Elantra. Another important detail included on the Sonata is the standard cruise control. Cruise control is optional on the Elantra. If you need an extra place to put your stuff, the Hyundai Sonata has helpful standard seatback storage. The Hyundai Elantra offers seatback storage as an option.

Check out the interiors of the 2018 Sonata and the 2018 Elantra at the Brandon Hyundai dealership.

Exterior Hyundai Sonata & Hyundai Elantra - available at our Hyundai dealership near Tampa Bay.

Comprehensive Occupant Protection

Hyundai has long been known for raising the bar in the area of automotive safety. The 2018 Elantra and the 2018 Sonata continue to do so. Both cars are built out of high-strength steel that can stand up to the force of a collision. The Hyundai Elantra and the Hyundai Sonata are constructed in an advanced design that redirects the force of an accident around the occupants for maximum safety. These sedans also incorporate several advanced driver aids. A cutting- edge ABS system is standard on both vehicles. Both cars also have advanced Traction Control systems that help drivers control the vehicles in slippery conditions. The standard Electronic Stability Control on both sedans helps drivers control their Hyundai in all conditions.

Exhilarating Performance

You might not expect the Elantra and Sonata to feature exhilarating performance. However, Hyundai vehicles are built to exceed expectations. The Sonata offers a choice of several different engines. A 2.4L 4-cylinder engine making 185 horsepower is standard. The Eco trim features a 1.6L turbocharged 4-cylinder engine making 178 horsepower. The top-of-the-line engine is a 2.0L turbocharged 4-cylinder kicking out 245 horsepower. A 6-speed automatic transmission is standard, but drivers have the choice to add optional transmissions of 7 or 8-speed automatic units.

The Hyundai Elantra also has a selection of several different engines. The standard engine is a 2.0L 4-cylinder unit producing 147 horsepower. The Eco trim has a 1.4L turbocharged engine generating 128 horsepower. The premium engine is a 1.6L turbocharged 4-cylinder kicking out 201 horsepower. A 6-speed manual transmission is standard on the Hyundai Elantra. The available transmissions are 6 and 7-speed automatic units.

Safety features and interiors of the Hyundai Sonata & Hyundai Elantra - available at our Hyundai dealership near Tampa Bay.

Ergonomic Technology

Both the Hyundai Elantra and the Hyundai Sonata have several impressive tech features. The Sonata has standard steering wheel-mounted controls, so you don't have to take your eyes off of the road. Steering wheel-mounted controls are optional on the Elantra. Both sedans have speed-sensitive volume control, so you can hear your music clearly at all speeds. The Hyundai Elantra and the Hyundai Sonata also both have an auxiliary jack, which may be the easiest and quickest way to connect your smartphone or other mobile device.

If you're in Wesley Chapel, Brandon or elsewhere in the Tampa area, stop in and test-drive the Sonata and the Elantra at Brandon Hyundai your Hyundai dealership in Tampa, Florida.