• (4.1) 18 reviews
  • MSRP: $692$5,004
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 29
  • Engine: 140-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2002 Hyundai Elantra

Our Take on the 2002 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai’s most popular model earned fresh styling and larger dimensions for 2001. In both size and price, the front-drive compact slots between the subcompact Accent and the midsize Sonata.No change is evident on the four-door GLS sedan for 2002, but Hyundai launched a sporty new companion ... Read Full Report

2002 Hyundai Elantra Reviews

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Few of the cars which have had a GT label applied to them have really been Grand Touring machines, so I can't kvetch too much about Hyundai misappropriating the designator - big time.The Elantra GT is hardly a vehicle in which you'd want to spend a great deal of time devouring long distances.But it is a car which should strike fear in the hearts of competitors, not so much for what ... Read full review for the 2002 Hyundai Elantra

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Wouldn't trade for any car in the world

by Import Motor Head from Missouri on February 21, 2010

I bought my 02 Elantra GT wile working at a Hyundai auto detail co. It was a trade in that I had to pick up from a lot a few blocks away from our shop, As soon as I hit the main road back I put it in ... Read Full Review

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There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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Estimated Service & Repair cost: $5,000 per year.

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