2019 Hyundai Elantra vs Honda Civic in Charleston, SC



Hyundai Elantra vs. Honda Civic

Compact sedans are a popular choice for first timers or those on a budget because of their affordability and economical fuel costs. Two perfect examples are the 2019 Hyundai Elantra and the 2019 Honda Civic. It seems like they are similar. However, if you compare important options next to each other, the Elantra becomes the car to buy.

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2019 Honda Civic
2019 Hyundai Elantra

Starting MSRP
$19,450 1*
✔ $17,100 2*

City MPG Manual Transmission
25 3*
✔ 26 4*

Starting Performance
✔ 158 hp/138 lb.-ft. of torque
147 hp/132 lb.-ft. of torque

Hands-Free Smart-Trunk Release
✔ Yes

Max Display Screen Size
7 inches
✔ 8 inches

Buy the 2019 Hyundai Elantra

The 2019 Hyundai Elantra goes easy on the budget in two ways. It has a lower MSRP and better MPG, which means less cash spent on fuel. With the Hands-Free Smart-Trunk Release, you stand behind the vehicle with the Proximity Key for over three seconds and the trunk opens automatically. The in-dash screen is also bigger.


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1.MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $920.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.

2.MSRP of $17,100 not including tax, title, license fees and destination charge. $1,500 total savings includes; $1,500 Retail Bonus Cash on a 2019 Hyundai Elantra SE (48413F45) purchased from dealer stock between February 1, 2019 through February 28, 2019.

3.25 city/36 highway/29 combined mpg rating for LX & Sport 6MT trims. 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for LX CVT and Touring trims. 29 city/37 highway/32 combined mpg rating for Sport CVT trim. 32 city/42 highway/36 combined mpg rating for EX & EX-L trims. Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

4.EPA estimates for comparison. Your actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and vehicle's condition. Some accessories are not available on some models. While the information contained in this website was correct at time of publishing, specifications and equipment can change. Hyundai reserves the right to change product specifications and equipment at any time without incurring obligations. Some vehicles are shown with optional equipment. Specifications apply to U.S. vehicles only. Please contact your Hyundai dealer for current vehicle specifications.