Compare the 2021 Hyundai Elantra vs. the 2021 Toyota Corolla

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra has made an appearance here at First Hyundai near Seekonk, and we are more than impressed. The latest features are simple to use yet innovative in both design and performance. With the vehicle getting a complete redesign, drivers have a lot to get excited over.

 

 

Some of what you can expect is an all-new look with bold finishes, responsive technology, and advanced performance. If you find yourself leaning towards the 2021 Hyundai Elantra but want to make sure it's the perfect vehicle for you, First Hyundai has you covered. 

We break down what you need to know about the 2021 Hyundai Elantra and its competitor, the 2021 Toyota Corolla.

Take a Look at the Cost to Own the Vehicle, the Fuel Economy, and the Vehicle Pricing

With the 2021 Hyundai Elantra being known for its durability and reliability, it's no surprise that the general cost to own it is significantly lower than many other vehicles. While both the 2021 Hyundai Elantra and the 2021 Toyota Corolla receive complimentary maintenance after purchasing the vehicle, Hyundai owners enjoy the perks for longer.

 Hyundai owners get complimentary maintenance for three years or 36,000 miles, while Toyota owners get it for two years or 25,000 miles.

If you're looking for a sedan that will take you the distance with excellent fuel economy, the 2021 Hyundai Elantra is what you are after. This vehicle gets an EPA-estimated 35-37 miles per gallon in combined city and highway driving. The 2021 Toyota Corolla comes close but falls short, giving drivers 34 miles per gallon in combined city and highway driving.

Both the 2021 Hyundai Elantra and the 2021 Toyota Corolla are known for being affordable, but which one gives drivers the most bang for their buck? The 2021 Toyota Corolla comes in at $23,400, with the 2021 Hyundai Elantra at $23.550. Despite the 2021 Hyundai Elantra being $150 more expensive, it offers more standard features than the 2021 Toyota Corolla, maximizing your money.

Compare and Contrast Size, Technology, and Safety

Despite the vehicles being sedans, cargo space and interior cabin space is critical. In the 2021 Hyundai Elantra, drivers and passengers have plenty of legroom and headroom, with ample room for even the tallest passengers. The 2021 Toyota Corolla has plenty of legroom but is lacking in headroom.

Elantra Safety

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra shows off this year after a complete redesign that includes many advanced tech features. These include wireless Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, an aesthetically pleasing and user-friendly 8-inch infotainment center, a voice activation system, and more. The 2021 Toyota Corolla also has Apple CarPlay and Android Auto but does not have a voice activation system nor an easy-to-use infotainment system.

Safety is a critical factor for drivers when they pick out their next vehicle; let's see how the two sedans measure up. The 2021 Hyundai Elantra has many driver aids, such as adaptive cruise control, lane centering, forward collision mitigation, blind-spot collision avoidance assist, rear cross-traffic collision avoidance assist, and more. The 2021 Toyota Corolla has adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, and forward collision mitigation.

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Test Drive the 2021 Hyundai Elantra at First Hyundai

Overall, the 2021 Hyundai Elantra and 2021 Toyota Corolla have similarities, but the 2021 Hyundai Elantra offers more in the standard model and received more upgrades this year as a whole. Also, the vehicle has a bolder and more stylish look, putting it over the edge.

See for yourself why the 2021 Hyundai Elantra is highly sought-after by many drivers by coming into First Hyundai today! You can get set up with a test drive and get the complete Hyundai Elantra experience on our showroom floor.