• (4.4) 48 reviews
  • MSRP: $2,056$8,080
  • Body Style: Sedan
  • Combined MPG: 32
  • Engine: 132-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2007 Hyundai Elantra

Our Take on the 2007 Hyundai Elantra

Our Take

Redesigned for 2007, the Elantra sedan is the fourth generation of Hyundai's compact model — or is it? The sedan has grown and is technically a midsize car, according to EPA standards. Introduced in 1992, the Elantra survived a period of poor quality while some competing brands, like t... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Engine noise
  • Highway comfort
  • Uninspired styling
  • Highway acceleration
  • Gauges hard to see in the daytime

Notable Features

  • Redesigned for 2007
  • Manual or automatic
  • Six airbags and ABS standard
  • Gas mileage in the 30s

Reviews

Our Expert Reviews

It's hard to believe that 2007 marks the fourth generation of the Hyundai Elantra. Even more than the larger Sonata or smaller Accent, the Elantra arguably represents the company's startling progress from the time it was introduced in 1992 to now.As it has been from the start, the Elantra remains Hyundai's competition for the Honda Civic and Toyota Corolla, as well as for domesti... Read full review for the 2007 Hyundai Elantra

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Consumer Reviews

4.4

Average based on 48 reviews

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A "poor man's" Acura CSX

by Dr. Memo from Toronto, Canada on November 15, 2006

My wife and I have owned a 2007 Elantra GL with the "Comfort Plus" option (ABS and side curtains) since October, 2007. We previously owned VWs and a Saturn and test drove a 2007 Mazda3 GL. So far, we... Read Full Review

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Safety

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on Hyundai Elantra GLS

Moderate overlap front
G

IIHS Ratings

Based on Hyundai Elantra GLS

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Moderate overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
G
Left Leg/Foot
G
Overall Front
G
Restraints
G
Right Leg/Foot
G
Structure/safety cage
G
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Hyundai Elantra GLS

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on Hyundai Elantra GLS

Overall Rollover Rating
Driver's
Passenger's
Front Seat
Rear Seat
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

There are currently 6 recalls for this car.


Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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