2020 Hyundai Elantra GT for Sale in Springfield, MA
The 2020 Hyundai Elantra GT is made for the sensible driver who wants just a little bit more: more zip, more cargo space, and more admiring glances. It’s a practical and economical hatchback, but its maker presents plenty of options along with the choice of a turbocharged 201-horsepower engine and a traditional stickshift transmission for the purist. Like all new Hyundais, it also gets 3 years/36,000 miles of complimentary scheduled maintenance (oil and filter changes and tire rotations).
Trims and Features
The GT and the N Line are the trim choices for the 2020 Elantra GT. The base GT gets a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder making 161 horsepower (that’s 14 more horses than the base engine in the Elantra sedan puts out); the only available transmission on this trim is a six-speed automatic. Among the upgrades on the N Line trim is the aforementioned 201 hp turbo engine and six-speed manual transmission, along with the availability of a seven-speed dual-clutch tranny. Both trims are front-wheel drive. Either trim with the automatic transmission is EPA-rated for 25 mpg around town and 32 mpg on the highway; the N Line with the manual transmission gets 23 city/30 highway.
The GT is decently set up with standard equipment, with some of the highlights being heated exterior mirrors (with a helpful blind-zone mirror), height-adjustable front seats, LED daytime running lights, and a sliding armrest for the driver. Hyundai’s Style Package adds a whole lot more, including keyless entry, push-button start, a large sunroof, a powered driver’s seat, heated front seats, dual-zone temperature control with automatic de-fogger, a blind-spot monitor, and genuine leather on the seats, steering wheel, and shift knob.
The N Line gets all of the Style Package contents as standard features, plus the powertrain upgrade mentioned above. It also gets LED headlights and taillights, N Line-specific front and rear fascias, and some performance improvements in the form of a multi-link suspension, larger brakes, and summer tires on 18-inch wheels. The big options package for this trim is called the Tech Package. It includes cooled front seats, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, navigation, and a slew of active safety technologies (see the next section for more details).
Safety and Technology
Each trim gets a multimedia system with the necessary features and then some (Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Bluetooth, a USB port, satellite radio, and an 8-inch touchscreen). The N Line’s Tech Package will add a navigation system, Blue Link telematics services, wireless charging, and an upgraded Infinity audio system.
Hyundai has put the advanced safety features for the 2020 Elantra GT within the trims’ respective optional packages. The base GT’s Style Package delivers blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, while lane change assist can be added a la carte. The N Line is eligible for a lot more with its Tech Package: forward collision warning with pedestrian detection, intelligent high beams, dynamic cruise control, automatic emergency braking, lane keep assist, and a drowsy-driver detection system.