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2020 Hyundai Elantra vs 2020 Toyota Corolla

Sedans are still as popular as ever. For the 2020 model year, plenty of manufacturers are continuing to build on their popular sedan models with even more enhancements and improvements. However, in today’s automotive world, car shoppers have many options to choose from. That’s why we wanted to take a look at the differences between the 2020 Hyundai Elantra vs the 2020 Toyota Corolla to help drivers find the right vehicle for them.

The first thing drivers will surely notice between the two sedans is their price difference, as the Elantra starts at a more affordable price than the Corolla at just $18,950. Even with this lower barrier to entry, the new 2020 Elantra offers more power and better efficiency than the Corolla, showcasing its better performance. The new Elantra is also more convenient in many ways. For example, the 2020 Elantra offers 14.4 cu.ft of total cargo space, compared to the Corolla’s 13.1 cu.ft of space.

White 2020 Hyundai Elantra and blue 2020 Toyota Corolla side by side

2020 Hyundai Elantra


2020 Toyota Corolla

$18,950 Starting MSRP $19,600
35 Combined MPG 33
147 Standard Horsepower 139
14.4 cu.ft Max Cargo Space 13.1 cu.ft

New Powertrain in the 2020 Hyundai Elantra

While the new 2020 Elantra isn’t redesigned or given extensive changes for the new model year, Hyundai did give the Elantra some great improvements. In fact, the sedan’s 2.0-liter inline 4-cylinder engine and Smartstream Intelligent Variable Transmission allow for even better efficiency. In fact, the standard 2020 Elantra offers a fuel economy rating of 31 city/41 highway/35 combined mpg.

If you would like to learn even more about the differences between the 2020 Hyundai Elantra vs the 2020 Toyota Corolla, be sure to contact us today at Apple Valley Hyundai. Drivers interested in the new sedan can also get behind the wheel of the 2020 Elantra today by visiting our dealership in Winchester, VA. We would be happy to answer any questions you may have.