Compare the Hyundai Elantra against the Chevrolet Impala and Nissan Sentra

Superior Hyundai South has put together a detailed comparison of the Hyundai Elantra, Chevrolet Impala, and Nissan Sentra to help our Cincinnati customers get the information they need in no time. We want to make sure you are as informed as possible before you buy, and our sales associates are here to walk you through every step of the process. Continue reading to see how the Elantra stacks up to the competition below.

The Elantra vs. The Impala:

  • The Hyundai Elantra is $10,000 less than the new Chevy Impala, while offering a better fuel economy and a wide range of features.
  • Speaking of fuel economy, the Elantra averages an amazing 36 miles per gallon on the highway. The Impala only averages 30 miles per gallon on the highway.
  • Both sedans have space for up to five passengers with stylish interiors that are sure to impress. Moreover, the Elantra has more front headroom than the Impala.
  • The Elantra has a 17.4-foot curb-to-curb turning diameter for agile performance as you drive through Reading, OH. The Impala has a less-nimble 38.8-foot curb-to-curb turning diameter.
  • The Elantra weights much less than the heavier and bulkier Impala, which also factors into the Elantra's efficiency and agility.
  • Both models pack standard four-cylinder engines. However, the Elantra offers drivers the choice of a manual or automatic transmission, while the Impala only comes with an automatic transmission.
  • Front-wheel drive is also standard for both models as well.
  • The Elantra comes with standard features such as a five-inch audio display screen, power windows and door locks, Bluetooth, air conditioning, USB connectivity, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, a tilting and telescoping steering wheel Each Elantra also comes standard with a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty and a 5-year/60,000-mile standard warranty.
  • Safety features in the Elantra include Forward Collision Avoidance, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot monitoring with rear traffic alert, high-beam assist, pedestrian detection, lane-keep assist, and a rearview camera.

The Elantra vs. The Sentra:

  • The Elantra is the more affordable sedan when compared to the Sentra with an all-new design and cutting-edge technology for Wyoming, OH drivers at a lower MSRP.
  • The Elantra averages up to 36 miles per gallon on the highway and the Sentra tops out at 35 miles per gallon on the highway.
  • The Elantra has more front and rear headroom than the Sentra and more overall passenger volume for added comfort for taller passengers.
  • Both sedans have a wheelbase of 106.3 inches.
  • The Elantra comes with optional features including an eight-inch infotainment system with navigation, a ten-speaker premium Infinity audio system, heated and ventilated leather front seats, a panoramic sunroof, and a hands-free smart truck.
  • The Elantra has 14.4 cubic feet of cargo space and the Sentra has 15.1 cubic feet of space.
  • The Elantra has a larger fuel tank capacity than the Sentra allowing you to go further between fill-ups.
  • Optional features in the Elantra include wireless phone charging, leather seats, a premium Infinity audio system, a power driver's seat with lumbar support, a flat-bottom leather-wrapped steering wheel, heated front seats, push-button start, and a hands-free power trunk.
  • The Elantra has a tighter turning diameter than the Sentra for agiler performance. 
  • The Elantra also weighs less than the Sentra.
  • If you're looking for power, the new Elantra is the way to go. The Elantra comes standard with a 147-horsepower inline-four-cylinder engine producing 132 pound-feet of torque. The Sentra packs a standard 130-horsepower inline-four-cylinder engine only producing 128 pound-feet of torque.
  • Both models come standard with manual transmissions for a more exhilarating driving experience. Automatic transmissions are also available as well.

Visit Superior Hyundai South Today!

When you're ready to check out the new Hyundai Elantra for yourself, make your way to Superior Hyundai South. Our dealership features one of the most extensive selections of new Elantra models in the area with the outstanding customer support you deserve. We serve customers from Newport, KY to Covington, KY and will work to get you behind the wheel of your new Hyundai in no time. Ask how you can get approved for your new Elantra at our finance center as well. Contact Superior Hyundai South or stop by our dealership for a test drive and to take advantage of our current offers.

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