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2018 Hyundai Elantra GT vs. 2016 Kia Forte Koup Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Hyundai Elantra GT offers a bit more room for passengers in the back seat than the Kia Forte Koup. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Kia Forte Koup, the Hyundai Elantra GT may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Elantra GT as you will with the Kia Forte Koup, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Hyundai Elantra GT will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Kia Forte Koup. 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 GT and the Kia Forte Koup have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Elantra GT is about the same width as the Kia Forte Koup. The Hyundai Elantra GT is slightly shorter than the Kia Forte Koup, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the Hyundai Elantra GT and the Kia Forte Koup do an equal job of transmitting their engine's power to their wheels.

Handling
The Hyundai Elantra GT has about the same turning radius as the Kia Forte Koup, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Hyundai Elantra GT has less horsepower than the Kia Forte Koup, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Elantra GT and the Kia Forte Koup. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Hyundai Elantra GT will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Kia Forte Koup.

Warranty
The Hyundai Elantra GT comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Kia Forte Koup.

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2018 Hyundai
Elantra GT

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MSRP*: $19,350 - $23,250

2016 Kia
Forte Koup

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MSRP*: $19,890 - $20,690
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City MPG: 22 - 23 22 - 25
Highway MPG: 29 - 31 29 - 34
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Invoice*: $18,603 - $22,269 $18,895 - $19,521

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.