The Hyundai Elantra GT Is The VW Golf Competitor You Keep Forgetting

Commuter cars are supposed to be affordable, reliable, and practical. That makes the default choice the Honda Civic or Toyota Corolla. Those are fine machines, but what if you desired something a little more "premium" and with some Euro flair. If so, there is a nice Korean hatchback that is worth a drive. »7/22/14 11:47am7/22/14 11:47am

How The New Hyundai Elantra Intends To "Save The Asterisks"

Automakers often build limited edition asterisk-festooned fuel economy models so they can claim eco-leadership in advertising. Hyundai's just going to make every 2011 Elantra capable of 40 MPG on the highway. Save the asterisks, save the world? Apparently. In fact, Hyundai wants to highlight the marketing B.S. by… »12/02/10 10:15am12/02/10 10:15am

2009 Hyundai Elantra Touring Spied Prowling Florida For Sexy Octogenarians

One of our camera-bearing readers managed to snap some photos of a pre-production 2009 Hyundai Elantra Touring making its way down I-75 in Florida. Compared to the Elantra Touring concept version we saw at Chicago, this one seems to have exchanged the orange rectangular indicator on the quarter panel for a clear oval.… »6/18/08 4:40pm6/18/08 4:40pm

2009 Hyundai Elantra Touring Breaks Cover, Again

In case you haven't gotten enough of the 2009 Hyundai Elantra Touring that debuted in Canada, or the slightly disguised one at last year's SEMA in Vegas, we've got the full skinny here. If you don't think they're aiming at the Mazda3 five-door just put your hand in front of the front quarter of the car and see what we… »2/03/08 12:01am2/03/08 12:01am

2009 Hyundai Elantra Touring Bows In Montreal, SEMA Version Far More Elaborate

We saw a sneak preview of sorts for the Hyundai Elantra Touring with the Beach Cruiser Concept at SEMA, and again in hastily taken amateur spy video in November. But this time the utility hauler is the real deal and everyone can have a gander. Contrary to the SEMA version, it does not have massive chrome wheels,… »1/23/08 11:15am1/23/08 11:15am