Hyundai Elantra Touring

Recall Alert: 2010-2012 Hyundai Elantra Touring

By Jennifer Geiger on Tue Jul 01 06:51:43 GMT-06:00 2014


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 35,000 model-year 2010-12 Hyundai Elantra Touring wagons manufactured between Dec. 15, 2009, and May 7, 2012. The Problem: In the affected vehicles, a support bracket attached to the headliner could become displaced during side curtain airbag deployment,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2010-2012 Hyundai Elantra Touring

By Jennifer Geiger on Tue Jul 01 06:51:43 GMT-06:00 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 35,000 model-year 2010-12 Hyundai Elantra Touring wagons manufactured between Dec. 15, 2009, and May 7, 2012. The Problem: In the affected vehicles, a support bracket attached to the headliner could become displaced during side curtain airbag deployment,… Read More

Cars.com Reviews the 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT

By Jennifer Geiger on Sun Sep 16 19:00:00 GMT-06:00 2012

The GT replaces the Touring in the Hyundai Elantra lineup for 2013. With the redesign, Hyundai's hatchback went from weird looking and lazy to stylish and sporty, according to Cars.com reviewer Joe Bruzek. It impressed with an interior full of… Read More

Frequent Redesigns Leave Some Cars Behind

By Colin Bird on Thu Aug 02 03:30:00 GMT-06:00 2012

The steady pace of vehicle redesigns and midcycle updates has increased precipitously over the past decade as the competition for market share continues to get fierce. The average new car is redesigned or refreshed every 2.6 years as compared to… Read More

2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe at the 2012 Chicago Auto Show

By Jennifer Geiger on Wed Feb 08 03:45:00 GMT-06:00 2012

Competes with: Honda Civic coupe and corporate cousin Kia Forte Koup Looks like: It expands on the Elantra sedan’s new-for-2011 fluid design Drivetrain: 148-hp, 1.8-liter four-cylinder and six-speed manual or automatic transmission Hits dealerships: Spring 2012 This year's North American… Read More

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT: Up Close

By Joe Bruzek on Tue Feb 07 20:09:35 GMT-06:00 2012

Hyundai's Elantra GT hatchback is a needed replacement for the Elantra Touring that suffered in the mileage and styling departments compared to the sleek, 40 mpg Elantra sedan, which was redesigned for 2011. The GT's short nose and tail, along… Read More

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT at the 2012 Chicago Auto Show

By Joe Bruzek on Tue Feb 07 19:31:14 GMT-06:00 2012

Competes with: Mazda3, Ford Focus and Subaru Impreza hatchbacks Looks like: A real hatchback instead of the wagon-like Elantra Touring Drivetrain: 148-hp, 1.8-liter four-cylinder and six-speed manual or automatic transmission  Hits dealerships: Early this summer The Hyundai Elantra gains another… Read More

Hyundai Elantra Touring Replacement Coming Next Year

By Colin Bird on Thu Oct 20 05:26:54 GMT-06:00 2011

A Hyundai Elantra compact wagon, known as the i30 in most of the world, is heading to the U.S. in May, according to Agence France-Presse. The i30, shown above, made its debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show and is a… Read More

Hyundai's Holiday Deals Nothing to Write Home About

By Colin Bird on Tue Dec 21 01:03:00 GMT-06:00 2010

Hyundai has been one of the major success stories of 2010. Major product introductions such as the 2010 Tucson, 2011 Sonata and the recently unveiled 2011 Elantra have helped the automaker grow by 23% so far this year. But for… Read More

New Hyundai Elantra Touring Coming ... Eventually

By David Thomas on Fri Dec 03 04:33:00 GMT-06:00 2010

One other tidbit we learned from Hyundai’s drive event of the 2011 Elantra sedan is that the Touring version will get an update, too. We just don’t know when.   Hyundai’s CEO John Krafchik told journalists yesterday that the next… Read More

The Detroit Newspapers's view

Sat Jan 30 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2010

Someday in the not so distant future, people will own more cars, not fewer. There will be one they drive only on the weekends -- the family and boat in tow. Then there will be a small two-seater that they'll… Read More