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Performance specs of 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT gives drivers the on-road excitement they need

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Performance Specs 

The new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT has been completely redesigned for the new model year and now offers distinctive styling inside and out. With its incredible new style and a long list of technology features and comfort options, you’ll find everything you want and need in a new hatchback when choosing the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT. The best thing about the new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT is its incredible performance specs. Two available engine options help you get the horsepower, torque and fuel economy ratings you’re looking for in a new sporty hatchback. Keep reading to learn more about the performance specs of both engine options that are available in the new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT. 

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2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Horsepower, Torque and Fuel Economy Ratings 

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT manual transmission2.0-liter four-cylinder – This is the standard engine that is found underneath the hood of the new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT. It can put out an impressive 161 horsepower and 150 lb-ft of torque while also offering an outstanding fuel economy rating of up to 24 mpg in the city, 32 mpg on the highway and 27 mpg combined when opting for the automatic transmission. Choose either a six-speed manual or a six-speed automatic transmission to send all the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT’s horsepower and torque to the front wheels. 

1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder – This engine option is available in the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT Sport and delivers a heart-pounding 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque to the front wheels through a manual seven-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission. The automatic transmission in the new 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT can give you a fuel economy rating of up to 26 mpg in the city, 32 mpg on the highway and 28 mpg combined. 

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