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2014 Chevrolet Cruze

2013 Hyundai Elantra

  2014 Chevrolet Cruze RS 2013 Hyundai Elantra 4-door Sedan Auto GLS (Alabama Plant) Angular Front Exterior View
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Invoice $16,906 $16,208
22/46 28/38
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Bottom Line The 2014 Chevy Cruze is comfortable and practical--and now it offers a diesel engine that can return 40 mpg in real-world use. Read Full Review Civic who? Corolla what? The Hyundai Elantra's one of the new standard bearers in the compact class, with 38-mpg fuel economy, better safety, and class-leading standard features. Read Full Review
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  • Turbodiesel engine option
  • Quiet, smooth ride
  • Handsome, high-quality interior
  • Big trunk
  • Good safety ratings


  • Unremarkable styling
  • Not very sporty handling
  • Low-placed climate controls
  • Low seating position


  • Emphatic design statement
  • Gas mileage is very good
  • Comes in sedan, coupe, and hatch
  • Smooth ride
  • Plenty of standard features


  • Sluggish throttle response
  • Rear headroom is tight
  • Steering's better, not best
  • Gas mileage has been restated
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