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Compare 2020 Toyota Corolla vs 2019 Hyundai Elantra

2020 Toyota Corolla
2019 Hyundai Elantra
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Hybrid LE CVT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Corolla Hybrid LE CVT 53 52 $21,389 $23,100
Corolla L CVT 30 38 $18,522 $19,600
Corolla LE CVT 30 38 $18,565 $20,050
Corolla Nightshade CVT 31 40 $21,065 $22,750
Corolla SE CVT 31 40 $20,417 $22,050
Corolla SE Manual 29 36 $21,065 $22,750
Corolla XLE CVT 29 37 $22,268 $24,050
Corolla XSE CVT 31 38 $23,657 $25,550
Corolla Hatchback Nightshade CVT 32 41 $20,639 $22,290
Corolla Hatchback SE CVT N/A N/A $19,806 $21,390
Corolla Hatchback SE Manual N/A N/A $18,786 $20,290
Corolla Hatchback XSE CVT N/A N/A $22,537 $24,340
Corolla Hatchback XSE Manual 28 37 $21,518 $23,240
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ECO DCT
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Elantra ECO DCT 32 40 $20,307 $21,050
Elantra Limited Automatic 28 37 $21,639 $22,700
Elantra Limited Automatic SULEV 28 37 $21,639 $22,700
Elantra SE Automatic 29 38 $17,613 $18,200
Elantra SE Automatic SULEV 29 38 $17,613 $18,200
Elantra SE Manual 26 36 $16,668 $17,200
Elantra SEL Automatic 28 37 $18,842 $19,500
Elantra SEL Automatic SULEV 28 37 $18,842 $19,500
Elantra Sport DCT 26 33 $22,692 $23,700
Elantra Sport Manual 22 30 $21,658 $22,600
Elantra Value Edition Automatic 28 37 $19,787 $20,500
Elantra Value Edition Automatic SULEV 28 37 $19,787 $20,500
Elantra GT Automatic 25 32 $19,637 $20,450
Elantra GT N Line Automatic 25 32 $23,350 $24,400
Elantra GT N Line Manual 23 30 $22,316 $23,300
Pricing
Invoice Price
$21,389
$20,307
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$23,100
$21,050
Monthly Payment Estimate
$385 / month
$351 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.7
5.7
TCC’s Bottom Line
It’s still among the more mildly flavored mass-market sedans, but the 2020 Toyota Corolla has dropped the bland from its diet. The 2019 Hyundai Elantra delivers good handling and a lot of value for the money.
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Fuel Economy
City
53 mpg 32 mpg
Highway
52 mpg 40 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Front Shoulder Room (in)
54.8 56.2
Second Head Room (in)
37.1 37.3
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Hip Room (in)
43.9 51.9
Front Head Room (in)
38.3 40.3
Front Hip Room (in)
53 53.4
Second Shoulder Room (in)
54.8 55.3
Passenger Volume (ft³)
88.6 95.8
Front Leg Room (in)
- 42.2
Second Leg Room (in)
- 35.7
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
60.4 61.9
Wheelbase (in)
106.3 106.3
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
70.1 70.9
Track Width, Front (in)
60.3 61.5
Min Ground Clearance (in)
5.1 5.3
Length, Overall (in)
182.3 181.9
Height, Overall (in)
56.5 56.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³)
13.1 14.4
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.2 8
Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc Front Disc/Rear Drum
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA 8
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.8 11
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA Yes
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes -
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
13.2 14
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
34.1 17.4
Steering Type
Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P195/65VR15 P195/65TR15
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P195/65VR15 P195/65TR15
Spare Tire Size
NA NA
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
3050 2857
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
15 X 6 15 X 6
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
NA NA
Front Wheel Size (in)
15 X 6 15 X 6
Spare Wheel Size (in)
NA NA
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Engine
Displacement
1.8 L/110 1.4 L/83
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
121 @ 5200 128 @ 5500
Engine Type
Gas/Electric I-4 Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4
Fuel System
Sequential MPI Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
105 @ 3600 156 @ 1400
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
52 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
52 40
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
53 32
Transmission
Trans Type
1 7
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Trans Description Cont.
CVT w/OD Auto-Shift Manual w/OD
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
- 4.12
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.96
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.88
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.72
Reverse Ratio (:1)
- 5.10
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
- 2.26
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 1.07
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.84
First Gear Ratio (:1)
- 3.81
Summary
Vehicle Name
Toyota Corolla Hyundai Elantra
Body Style
Sedan Sedan
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Front
Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut Strut
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
3.4 5.0
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- 550
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
- 130
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
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2020 Toyota Corolla
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  • Lease: From $199/mo.
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2019 Hyundai Elantra
  • 2020 Elantra available; 2019s sold out
  • Rebates: Up to $2,000 stackable cash
  • Finance: 0.0% APR + $500 event cash
  • Lease: From $149 for 36 months (SE)

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