2020 Hyundai Elantra GT vs. 2021 Toyota Corolla Hatchback | NewCars.com

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2020 Hyundai Elantra GT vs. 2021 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Review

New 2020 Hyundai Elantra GT

2020 Hyundai
Elantra GT

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New 2021 Toyota Corolla Hatchback

2021 Toyota
Corolla Hatchback

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MSRP*
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$20,650 to $24,600
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$20,565 to $24,615
Invoice* $19,825 to $23,538 $19,041 to $22,790
MPG - City 23 - 25 28 - 32
MPG - Hwy 30 - 32 37 - 41
Engine(s) Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 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
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Elantra GT than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback. Offering just a little more front head- and legroom than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback, the Hyundai Elantra GT may be a little roomier and more comfortable for the driver and front seat passengers.

Convenience
With the Toyota Corolla Hatchback you will definitely be making less frequent stops at the gas station than with the Hyundai Elantra GT, 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). The Hyundai Elantra GT is somewhat more expensive than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback. 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 Toyota Corolla Hatchback have similar Destination Charges.

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

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

Handling
The Hyundai Elantra GT has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Toyota Corolla Hatchback, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

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

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Elantra GT and the Toyota Corolla Hatchback.

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