Hyundai Elantra GT Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Hyundai Elantra GT Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 2 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 4 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2020 2020 Hyundai Elantra GT 5 HB FWD 4 4 4 5 4 4
2019 2019 Hyundai Elantra Gt 5 HB FWD 4 4 4 5 4 4
2018 2018 Hyundai Elantra Gt 5 HB FWD 4 4 4 5 4 4
2017 2017 Hyundai Elantra Gt 5 HB FWD 5 5 4 4 5 4
2016 2016 Hyundai Elantra Gt 5 HB FWD 5 5 4 4 5 4
2015 2015 Hyundai Elantra Gt 5 HB FWD 5 5 4 4 5 4
2014 2014 Hyundai Elantra GT 5 HB FWD 5 5 4 4 5 4
2013 2013 Hyundai Elantra GT 5 HB FWD 5 5 4 4 5 4

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Elantra GT for 8 years. They average 27.2 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Elantra GT below average at 26 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Elantra GT to be $1,500 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $250 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Elantra GT consumes about 13 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Elantra GT emits 352 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 5,280,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 251 trees would offset these emissions. The Elantra GT does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Hyundai Elantra GT 26 30 23
2019 Hyundai Elantra GT 26 30 23
2018 Hyundai Elantra GT 25 29 22
2017 Hyundai Elantra GT 27 32 24
2016 Hyundai Elantra GT 27 32 24
2015 Hyundai Elantra GT 27 33 24
2014 Hyundai Elantra GT 27 33 24
2013 Hyundai Elantra GT 30 37 26

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Elantra GT has 20 different model options on record with the EPA since 2013. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 25
2020 Automatic (AM-S7), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 28 32 25
2020 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 26 30 23
2019 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 25
2019 Automatic (AM7), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 28 32 25
2019 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 26 30 23
2018 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2018 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 26 31 23
2018 Automatic (AM7), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 28 32 26
2018 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 25 29 22
2017 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2017 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2016 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2016 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2015 Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2015 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 33 24
2014 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 32 24
2014 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 2.0 L 27 33 24
2013 Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 30 37 27
2013 Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.8 L 30 37 26