New Elantra GT hatch will likely reach showrooms as a 2018 model. A prototype was seen in Europe. Hyundai Elantra compact sedan model is already unveiled, and new hatch should borrow some styling cues. Test specimen contrary gives the impression that 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT looks like Genesis G90 model. Of course, new generation Elantra sedan is also reminiscent of the new Genesis model.
2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Design Changes
Heavily inspired by the upmarket Genesis sedan, 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT will feature large hexagonal grille, sleek and sporty headlights. This model is definitely representative of a new generation. Since 2011, when debuted the current model, the car is only slightly modified. Hyundai’s new design language is slowly becoming noticeable in most models. 2018 Elantra GT, and the 2017 Hyundai Elantra seriously accept the responsibility of new stylistic elements.
2018 Hyundai Elantra GT, in some markets known as Hyundai i30, will be offered with a large number power units. These are petrol and diesel engines with four cylinders. Most likely, all of which make the offer and Elantra sedans.
2018 Elantra GT Specs
2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, which possesses 147 horsepower and 132 pound-feet of torque. Another option is a 1.4-liter turbocharged engine with 128 hp and 156 lb-ft. The engines are combined with a six-speed manual transmission. Six-speed automatic transmission exists, but only as an option. Hyundai N division, will offer customers a high-performance model from 2018 Elantra GT. For now, the only confirmed this information. Specification and possible drive units are not known.
As before UK market, where Elantra GT bears the name of Hyundai i30, has at its disposal a completely different engines. Until now, the offer was 1.4 L, 1.6 L petrol and 1.6 L turbo diesel engine. In the Australian market, the local i30 model, also has his own engine. It is a 1.8 L.
Price of new 2018 Elantra GT
After a complete redesign, and the significant changes that will mark a new generation Elantra GT 2018 model, expect changes in price. So far, the current model had a starting price of $ 18.900 with a manual transmission. Model with automatic transmission it cost $ 1,000 more. Given that the company does not plan to lose any interested buyers, the price of 2018 Elantra GT model should not be more than $ 20,000. Soon it will be to find out where and when it will be presented this model, as well as more the information about it.