2018 Hyundai Elantra Akron


The Akron, OH Drive Becomes a Pleasure Cruise in the New 2018 Hyundai Elantra

The Hyundai compact may be diminutive in size, but 2018 Elantra packs no small number of creature comforts, cutting-edge features, and technological accouterments to enliven your daily commute and road trip plans alike. Slip into your choice of premium cloth or luxurious leather seating, optionally heated front and rear for the journey. Whether in base SE, SEL, or Value Edition, the distance-going Eco, athletic Sport, or fully loaded Limited trim, we're sure you won't find the new sedan wanting.

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The key to any drive is the capability of its powerplant. In the new 2018 Elantra, three inline four-cylinder engine options present, turbocharged in Eco and Sport trims for a balance of energetic power and long-haul efficiency. But agility isn't all you can count on under the hood. Factor in your choice of six-speed manual, six-speed auto, or seven-speed dual-clutch transmissions, spanning the gamut from hands-on control to smooth ease of use, and the drive takes off tailored to your predilections. As pertains the fuel economy to take you there and back again with fewer trips to the pump, the new Hyundai Elantra offers an estimated 22-32 city mpg, 30-40 highway mpg, and 25-35 combined mpg depending on trim and transmission - a wide latitude for sport drivers and extended vacationers alike.

What's more, the new Hyundai sedan's drive remains a model of the continuing Hyundai commitment to your safety, as the compact car combines a trifecta of Vehicle Stability Management, Electronic Stability Control, and a Traction Control System. That means not only an even keel but the turn-and-pull chops to ascend uneven terrain and tack into inclement weather with dependability. To that end, not only does 2018 Elantra build in anti-lock brakes with Electronic Brake-force Distribution and Brake Assist for stopping power. Standard on higher trims, a multitude of driver-assist features likewise come into play.

The 2018 Elantra SEL compact makes keeping you aware of road conditions and nearby vehicles a matter of course thanks to Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross-traffic Alert, and adjusting direction safely is just as easy with Lane Change Assist. A standard rearview camera with dynamic guidelines can even make piloting a breeze when it comes to slipping into that sweet spot at your venue. But graduate to the line apex, Elantra Limited, and further options abound. Forward Collision Warning and Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection help stave off a potential accident, while features like Lane Departure Warning and Lane Keep Assist provide helpful feedback in the event of deviation from course. Smart Cruise Control automates keeping a safe distance from other motorists, with help from Automatic High Beam Assist for immersive lighting when you need it.

But sometimes, a drive of distinction can come down to something as simple as a well-equipped cabin, and 2018 Hyundai Elantra offers one capacious, burgeoning at 95.8 cubic feet and comprehending ample head, shoulder, hip, and leg room to sprawl out for the duration. A 7-inch display audio system with a high-resolution touchscreen and Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support in SEL and later puts the smartphone and function control to top of your experience at your fingertips. What's more, it becomes an optional 8-inch navigation-equipped iteration at the top of the Optima line, so getting from point A to point B is easier than ever.

Your trip out of Akron, from nearby North Canton, out to Cuyahoga Falls, the Green area, Barberton, and beyond, is right around the corner. Step into the driver's seat of a new 2018 Hyundai Elantra here at Marhofer Hyundai of Green, and watch your travel prospects take off. You'll find our 3360 S. Arlington Rd. showroom a short, scenic drive from these venues, too, so stop by and visit us today for a test drive!

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