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2015 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2015 Toyota Corolla Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Toyota Corolla than the Hyundai Elantra, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Hyundai Elantra will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota Corolla.

Convenience
The Toyota Corolla requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Hyundai Elantra, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Hyundai Elantra is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Corolla. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Elantra and the Toyota Corolla have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Elantra is about the same width as the Toyota Corolla. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Elantra takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota Corolla.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Hyundai Elantra transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Toyota Corolla.

Handling
The Hyundai Elantra has a smaller turning radius than the Toyota Corolla, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Elantra is somewhat more powerful than the Toyota Corolla.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Elantra and the Toyota Corolla. The Hyundai Elantra has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Toyota Corolla.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Elantra than that of the Toyota Corolla.

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2015 Hyundai
Elantra

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MSRP*: $17,250 - $21,700

2015 Toyota
Corolla

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MSRP*: $16,900 - $22,905
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 2.42% As low as 0.72%
City MPG: 24 - 27 28 - 30
Highway MPG: 34 - 37 37 - 42
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $16,734 - $20,766 $15,971 - $21,208

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