2011 Hyundai Elantra First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2011 Hyundai Elantra - Road Test Specs

2011 Hyundai Elantra Sedan

(1.8L 4-cyl. 6-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2011 Hyundai Elantra GLS 4dr Sedan (1.8L 4cyl 6A)
Vehicle TypeFWD 4dr 5-passenger Sedan
Estimated MSRP$18,350 (base price $15,550)
Assembly locationMontgomery, Alabama


ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, front-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, port-injected, inline-4, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)1,797cc (110 cu-in)
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)148 @ 6,500
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)131 @ 4,700
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Transmission typeSix-speed automatic with console shifter and column-mounted paddles (opt.)
Transmission ratios (x:1)I=4.40, II=2.73, III=1.83, IV=1.39, V=1.00, VI=0.77
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.07


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, coil springs, twin-tube dampers, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearSemi-independent twist beam-axle, coil springs, monotube dampers
Steering typeSpeed-proportional power steering
Steering ratio (x:1)14.2
Tire typeAll-season, low-rolling resistance
Tire sizeP205/55HR16
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front11-inch one-piece ventilated cast-iron discs
Brakes, rear10.3-inch one-piece solid cast-iron discs

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)29/40 city/highway
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)12.8

Audio and Advanced Technology

iPod/digital media compatibilityOptional
Satellite radioStandard XM
Hard-drive music storage capacity (Gb)Optional 16GB music storage capacity
Rear seat video and entertainmentNot available
Bluetooth phone connectivityOptional
Navigation systemOptional 7.0-inch display screen (measured diagonally)
Smart entry/StartOptional ignition and doors
Parking aidsOptional back-up camera
Blind-spot detectionNot available
Adaptive cruise controlNot available
Lane-departure monitoringNot available
Collision warning/avoidanceNot available
Night VisionNot available
Driver coaching displayNot available

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)2,701-2,877
Length (in.)178.3
Width (in.)69.9
Height (in.)56.5
Wheelbase (in.)106.3
Track, front (in.)61.0
Track, rear (in.)61.5
Turning circle (ft.)34.8
Legroom, front (in.)43.6
Legroom, rear (in.)33.1
Headroom, front (in.)40.0
Headroom, rear (in.)37.1
Shoulder room, front (in.)55.9
Shoulder room, rear (in.)54.8
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)14.8
Ground clearance (in.)5.9


Bumper-to-bumper5 years/60,000 miles
Powertrain10 years/100,000 miles
Corrosion7 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance5 years/Unlimited miles

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