2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS

2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS Specs

$18k car, designed & built in Korea 29 city / 40 hwy 371-512 mile range, gas engine
148 hp 109 cu. in. 4-cylinder

Overview

"A compelling package for consumers who want to be practical."
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Model 2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS
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MSRP $18,195
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Invoice price $17,617
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Body style sedan
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In-city gas mileage 29 mpg
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Highway gas mileage 40 mpg
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City driving range 371 miles
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Highway driving range 512 miles
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Engine & Drivetrain

"The 1.8L 4-cylander engine provides competitive power."
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Size 109 in³
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Cylinders 4
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Air compressor None
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Fuel Gas
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Drivetrain 6-speed semi-automatic FWD
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Gearing type Traditional
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Paddle shifters Unknown

Power & Handling

"It zips around in city driving with ease, and then is surprisingly robust on the freeway."
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"Fun to drive, and the performance measures up once you’re behind the wheel."
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Max torque 131 lb-ft @ 4,700 RPM
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Max horsepower 148 HP @ 6,500 RPM
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Power-to-weight ratio 18.2 lb/hp
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Curb-to-curb turning radius 34.8 ft

Suspension, Wheels & Brakes

"You don’t feel like you’re in a compact sedan."
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Front suspension Unknown
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Rear suspension Unknown
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Front brakes Disc
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Rear brakes Disc
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Wheel material Unknown
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wheel width 205 mm
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wheel diameter 16"
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wheel aspect ratio 55
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Stereo & Entertainment

"Premium audio system with an external amp and an iPod cable"
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"The controls we also very easy to use and were rather intuitive."
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Number of speakers Unknown
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Stereo power Unknown
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Has speed sensitive volume Unknown
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Has subwoofer Unknown
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Has auxiliary audio input Unknown
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AM/FM stereo Standard
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CD player Standard
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CD changer Not Available
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satellite radio Not Available
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entertainment system Not Available
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Road Tests

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0-60 mph 9.5 seconds
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1/4 mile 17.2 s s @ 83.0 mph mph
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Braking distance at 60mph 136 ft
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Top speed Unknown
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Lateral acceleration 0.82 g

Crash Test Ratings

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Head-on crash rating, driver Unknown
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Head-on crash rating, passenger Unknown
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Side crash rating, driver Unknown
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Side crash rating, rear passenger Unknown
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Rollover resistance Unknown

Safety Features

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Airbags Driver
Head / Curtain
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Rear Curtain
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antilock brakes Standard
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child door locks Standard
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Stability control system Unknown
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Roadside assistance system None
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Features

"With the Limited version you’re also getting leather seats with front- and rear-seat heaters."
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cruise control Standard
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front air conditioning Standard
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rear air conditioning Not Available
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keyless entry Standard
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leather Not Available
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moon roof Not Available
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navigation system Not Available
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roof rack Not Available
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power locks Standard
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power mirrors Standard
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power outlets Standard
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dual power seats Not Available
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power seats Not Available
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power steering Standard
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power windows Standard

Warranty

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Basic 5 years / 60,000 miles
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Drivetrain 5 years / 60,000 miles
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Rust 7-year unlimited
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Roadside Assistance 5-year unlimited
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Physical Dimensions

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Width Unknown
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Height 4'8"
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Length 14'10"
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Wheelbase 8'10"
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Curb weight 2,700 lbs
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front seats 56.4 ft3
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back seats 38.9 ft3
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Ground clearance 5.5"