Elantra is one of the longest-running sedan model from Hyundai that got launched way back in the year 1994. Just the last year, this sedan series from Hyundai got its seventh generation celebrated with some refreshing changes. Though the current generation is mostly preferring a utility vehicle that can serve all the transportation under the same roof, the consistent market for a compact sedan like the Hyundai Elantra with its expected 2022 mode year edition, proves the point quite easily, that sedans can never go out of fashion, for those who can think above the level of mundane utility, opined a senior executive of the Arcadia Hyundai dealer. The segment of compact sedans continues to attract new sets of buyers every year, and because of this fact, a model like the 2022 Hyundai Elantra cannot get away with its smooth sales record without fighting against other prominent sedan models like the Volkswagen Jetta, Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla,.
What will differ for the Year 2022?
The 2022 model year edition of the Hyundai Elantra sedan series which is yet to be seen in the Hyundai dealerships across the globe is expected to show no major difference for this year except for the introduction of a new trim named as the Elantra N. This new trim has already become the talk of the town for its performance chasing powertrain that can deliver higher than 275 hp. The standard powertrain of the 2022 Hyundai Elantra will continue to have the same 147-hp making 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that was there in its previous generations and is paired to an efficient CVT.
The 2022 Hyundai Elantra sedan models are going to bring with them a well-appointed interior cabin. It is spacious for five family members and a couple of kids while its materials are skin friendly and durable, while looking elegant.
Engine Performance and Mileage Cover
As mentioned above the standard engine on all the 2022 Hyundai Elantra trims, namely, the SE, SEL, and Limited continues to be the 2.0-liter inline four-cylinder that is capable of making 147 hp and 132 lb-ft of torque. It is mated with a continuously variable transmission that sends the engine power only to the front wheels. With this engine on board, the SE models of the 2022 Hyundai Elantra returns a mileage of 33/43 mpg from city/highway drives, while SEL and Limited models can return 31/41 mpg. For those who need a greener option, are recommended the impressive Elantra Hybrid.
The new Elantra N trim is focused on a high-performance record that will feature a 2.0-liter I-4 engine which will be able to make 276 hp and 289 lb-ft, with a front wheel drive configuration. But the manufacturer allows both a six-speed manual and an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission to be paired to this smart engine.
The 2022 Hyundai Elantra models will be a safer travel option to be with your family and friends because of the strong line of safety and driver assist technologies like the automatic emergency braking, driver attention warning, lane keeping assist with centering function, and automatic high beams at the lower levels, so going for the higher trim levels will double up your safety with the additional functionalities of offer blind-spot monitoring, rear automatic emergency braking, rear cross-traffic alert, adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go feature, and a highway driving assist, reported the Hyundai dealer Arcadia.