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2020 Chevrolet Spark vs. 2020 Hyundai Elantra GT Review

New 2020 Chevrolet Spark

2020 Chevrolet
Spark

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New 2020 Hyundai Elantra GT

2020 Hyundai
Elantra GT

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MSRP*
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$13,400 to $17,900
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$20,650 to $24,600
Invoice* $12,985 to $17,345 $19,825 to $23,538
MPG - City 29 - 30 23 - 25
MPG - Hwy 37 - 38 30 - 32
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 4 5
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 5 years/60,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested ****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested ****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested ****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Elantra GT than the Chevrolet Spark, due to its greater head- and legroom. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Spark and the Hyundai Elantra GT in the front seats.

Convenience
With the Hyundai Elantra GT you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Chevrolet Spark, due to its tank size and fuel economy.

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). Based on MSRP, the Chevrolet Spark is clearly a better financial choice over the Hyundai Elantra GT. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Spark and the Hyundai Elantra GT have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Spark is much slimmer than the Hyundai Elantra GT, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Chevrolet Spark, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Hyundai Elantra GT.

Drivetrain
The Chevrolet Spark has much less torque than the Hyundai Elantra GT, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Chevrolet Spark has a significantly larger turning radius than the Hyundai Elantra GT, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Spark is significantly less powerful than the Hyundai Elantra GT. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
The Chevrolet Spark has less seating than the Hyundai Elantra GT, making the Hyundai Elantra GT the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Chevrolet Spark has significantly less cargo room than the Hyundai Elantra GT, which may be a concern if you do a lot of warehouse shopping.

Warranty
The basic warranty of the Chevrolet Spark is not as nearly as extensive as that of the Hyundai Elantra GT.