2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport Revealed

Hyundai has finally revealed the 2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport (known as Avante Sport in South Korea)2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport-01
Compared to the regular Elantra, which is already quite attractive, the Sport version boasts a more aggressive front bumper with larger air intakes, different headlights, bold LED daytime running lights and more prominent side skirts. The grille features a red “Sport” badge, while the rear has gained a new bumper hosting a faux diffuser and two exhaust pipes finished in chrome. It rides on 18-inch alloy wheels wrapped with 225/40 R18 tires, which will be available in several different designs.2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport-02

The 2017 Hyundai Elantra will be available with three engines back home in South Korea. The weakest engine, naturally aspirated 1.6 GDI develops 130 hp, while a little bit more powerful is a 2.0 CVVT which generates 147 hp. The range-topping is turbocharged 1.6-liter T-GDI with 201 hp and 195 lb-ft (265 Nm) of torque. Hyundai will sell the car with a standard 6-speed manual transmission and an optional 7-speed, DCT dual-clutch transmission. When equipped with the 7-speed DCT auto, the 1.6 T-GDI has a combined consumption of 8.3 liters per 100 kilometers. It also benefits from a multi-link rear suspension. 2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport-07
Inside, Elantra Sport features black and red accents, faux carbon fiber trim, sporty seats, a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system and 8-inch display with satellite navigation.
The US version will be revealed at 2016 SEMA Show in November.

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