Car enthusiasts from the US are waiting for the release of the restyled version of the Hyundai Elantra

Car enthusiasts from the US are waiting for the release of the restyled version of the Hyundai Elantra

August 31, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

New Hyundai Elantra next model year after significant modernization and introduction of new technologies will soon conquer the American market.

Experts, familiar with the description of the model, predict an unprecedented demand for an advanced sedan with bold design solutions. It will appear in US auto shows this fall.

The restyling version is equipped with a different front panel, a reinterpreted grille and headlights that are triangular in shape. The creators of the model realized their design decisions related to the new appearance of the hood and front wings.

If you look at the car in profile, then the changes that have occurred are practically not visible. Modified was the rear bumper and luggage compartment with a built-in spoiler. Rims and rear optics looked much more dynamic.

Despite the fact that a great emphasis was placed on changing the exterior, representatives of the Hyundai concern insignificantly, but still worked on the interior of the novelty. Who has already been familiar with previous versions of this model, he will be able to notice the appearance of a new instrument cluster on the front panel and an improved switchgear.

The infotainment system received a new version of AVN 5.0, which features an enlarged eight-inch display and a quick-thinking processor, a more convenient menu. There was also a bird flight option for navigation.

The Elantra model for the next model year can boast of modern SmartSense security systems that help prevent collisions when moving forward, and also inform the car owner of possible road troubles.

The model will receive additional options. The most important will be: notification of a collision with pedestrians on the carriageway, an assistant when changing lanes. There is also a function of promptly informing about a possible road accident when blind spots are detected and traffic analysis at intersections.

The manufacturer installed three different power units under the hood. Elantra SE, SEL and Limited are equipped with 147-hp Atkinson engine with a working volume of two liters. At Elantra Eco – the motor on 1,4 liters with a turbo-supercharging, giving out 128 horsepowers. It works in tandem with a seven-speed gearbox with a double clutch, due to this the novelty will “eat” about 6.7 liters per 100 kilometers.

The third unit was a 4-cylinder turbocharged engine with 1.6-liter displacement. It will operate in tandem with either an manual transmission for six speed, or with an optional seven-speed gearbox with dual clutch. Such a motor will receive only a modification of the Elantra Sport.