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2009 Chevrolet Cobalt

2008 Hyundai Elantra

  2009 Chevrolet Cobalt LS 2008 Hyundai Elantra GLS
MSRP
$14,990
$13,970
Invoice $14,540 $13,592
MPG
City/Highway
22/37 24/33
Rating
6.6
/ 10
TCC Rating
7.6
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The price is right for the 2009 Chevrolet Cobalt, yet most of its competitors offer a better overall value. Read Full Review The 2008 Hyundai Elantra doesn’t have a lot of personality, but it’s the undeniable practical choice. Read Full Review
Likes &
Dislikes

Likes:

  • Smooth ride
  • Road noise is quite absent
  • Impressive fuel economy
  • Spacious trunk

Dislikes:

  • Engine noise
  • Steering feels vague
  • Drab interior
  • Uncomfortable seats
  • No thorax side airbags offered

Likes:

  • Very roomy interior, with adult-worthy back-seat space
  • Huge trunk
  • Responsive acceleration, even with automatic
  • Respectable fuel economy ratings

Dislikes:

  • Conservative exterior styling plays it too safe
  • Doesn’t feel as sporty as other small cars
  • Engine noise can be prominent when accelerating
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