All-new Hyundai Elantra on sale in M’sia, 1.6L Turbo, from RM116k to RM131k!


Hyundai Malaysia finally introduced the sixth-generation Hyundai Elantra and it’s immediately available in three variants – 2.0 Executive, 2.0 Dynamic and 1.6 T-GDI Sport.

They are priced at RM116,388, RM120,588 and RM131,488 respectively, with each purchase packaged together with a 5-year or 300,000km warranty as well as free service up to 50,000km. The 2.0-litre engine produces 151 hp and 192 Nm of torque and is paired to a six-speed conventional automatic.

QUICK FACTS

VariantHyundai Elantra 2.0 MPI ExecutiveHyundai Elantra 2.0 MPI DynamicHyundai Elantra 1.6 T-GDI Sport
Engine

2.0L multi-point injection, DOHC

1.6L turbo gasoline direct injection, DOHC
Transmission

6-speed automatic

7-speed dual clutch auto
Max Power

151 hp @ 6,200 rpm

201 hp @ 6,000 rpm
Max Torque

192 Nm @ 4,000 rpm

265 Nm @ 1,500 – 4,500 rpm
PriceRM116,388RM120,588RM131,488

At the top of the range is the Elantra Sport, belting no less than 201 hp and 265 Nm of torque from a turbocharged 1.6-litre direct injected engine. It’s also the only Elantra to come with a seven-speed dual clutch auto (manufactured by Hyundai) and HID headlamps. Both 2.0-litre variants settle for halogen projectors.

As with most modern Hyundai cars, much attention has been paid to aerodynamics. The Elantra features air curtain and full underbody cover to yield a best-in-class drag coefficient of 0.27.

For those interested, the all-new Elantra is available for viewing and test drive at your nearest authorised Hyundai showroom.


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Hyundai Elantra 1.6 T-GDI Sport 

Hyundai Elantra 2.0 MPI (Executive & Dynamic)


Matthew H. Tong

Matthew H. Tong

A straightforward, fun-loving guy who appreciates the superficiality of a car’s appeal, but his admiration for anything on four wheels gives him no reason to neglect the makings of a car. He still believes that fun comes with three pedals and a stick.

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