2013 Hyundai Elantra Sports Coupe

Sports Coupe Engine :

The 2013 sports coupe of Hyundai, Elantra has two sports variant the Elantra Coupe GS and Elantra Coupe SE, both has 1.8 Liters, 4-cylinder 1797-cc Engine of 16-valve with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing(D-CVVT), capable of generating a horsepower of 148 in Elantra Coupe GS at 6500 RPM and a horsepower of 145 in Elantra Coupe SE at 6300 RPM. The Engine with multi-point fuel injection, produces a torque of 131 lb.-feet at 4700 RPM in Elantra Coupe GS and a torque of 130 at 4700 RPM in Elantra Coupe SE. The front wheel drive Elantra Sports Coupe is available with the standard feature of 6 speed manual transmission and an optional feature of 6 speed automatic transmission system with Active Eco system and SHIFTRONIC in both sports variants of Elantra.

Sports Coupe Performance:

By making the good combination of power and comfort, the Elantra Sports Coupe has used enhanced technology that helps reducing the weight and thus improving efficiency. The sports coupe has highly efficient 4-cylinder engine features Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing with low coefficient of drag (0.28) and enhanced 6-speed transmission,  which helps in lower emissions to provide better fuel economy. Thus, with the power of a sports car, Elantra coupe is able to travel 40 miles/gallon on highway.

Sports Coupe Technology :

Equipped with latest and advanced technology of a sports coupe, the Hyundai Elantra has many technical features to be explored here : The push button start using Proximity Key entry, standard in Coupe SE, not available in Coupe GS iPod-USB and auxiliary input jacks Leather seating surfaces, standard in Coupe SE, not available in Coupe GS The Multifunction trip computer panel to maintain a report for every journey. One-touch driver’s window auto-up, standard in Coupe SE, not available in Coupe GS 360-watt premium audio system, standard in Coupe SE, not available in Coupe GS Dual automatic temperature control with Clean-air Ionizer SiriusXM Satellite Radio to listen songs from more than 170 commercial free radio stations Solar powered control glass Automatic headlights Front and rear heated seats: Standard on the LIMITED, the Elantra is the first compact car to have heated seats for both front and rear passengers. Navigation system with 7 inch high-resolution display and rear-view camera, standard in Coupe SE, not available in Coupe GS Bluetooth for taking calls hands-free with voice recognition control 6-speed auto transmission Vehicle Stability Management system Electronic Stability Control Traction Control System Anti-lock Braking System Electronic Brake-force Distribution

2013 Hyundai Elantra Sports Coupe Design
2013 Hyundai Elantra Sports Coupe Design

2013 Hyundai Elantra Sports Coupe Design

2013 Elantra Sports Coupe Safety:

As far as safety features are concerned the Elantra Sports Coupe is loaded with many ones, the anti-lock braking system that gives steering control on emergency brakes, the full equal distribution of braking force on each wheel by Electronic Brake force distribution, intelligent control to judge the driver’s intention on road and applying electronic stability control on the car, the 6 airbags for driver and passengers, the traction control to perform better on every type of road and weather.

2013 Elantra Sports Coupe Interior:

Designed with innovative concept, there is enough space for head-shoulder room for driver and passenger, leg room and cargo space of 14.8 cu.-ft., designed that reduces Noise, Vibration and Harshness. Many interior features like iPod-USB and auxiliary input jacks, Dual automatic temperature control with Clean-air Ionizer, Automatic headlights, Front and rear heated seats for both front and rear passengers, navigation system of 7-inch with high-resolution display and rear-view camera, standard in Coupe SE, not available in Coupe GS, Bluetooth hands-free phone system with voice recognition controller, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, premium audio system of 360-watt with digital external amplifier and Multifunction trip computer that manages your every trip.

2013 Elantra Sports Coupe Exterior:

The famous Fluidic Sculpture shape of 2013 Elantra with front fog lights, larger wheelbase and headlights makes the sports coupe more dynamic in looks. The Dual body-color heated power side mirrors, Rear spoiler is only available with Coupe SE, Solar control glass, Side mirrors with turn-signal indicators are only available with Coupe SE, Front fog lights, 7-spoke 17-inch alloy wheels, the proximity key enables push button start and go, automatic headlights is standard feature of Coupe SE, sunroof with slider is only available with Coupe SE.

2013 Elantra Sports Coupe Price Tag :

Elantra Coupe GS : $17,445 Elantra Coupe SE : $19,745

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Full Specification of 2013 Hyundai Elantra Sports Coupe

Technical Specification

Powertrain Options Elantra Coupe GS Elantra Coupe SE
Displacement (cc) 1,797 1,797
Horsepower @ RPM (ULEV / PZEV 4-cylinder) 148@6500 / 145@6300 148@6500 / 145@6300
Torque @ RPM (lb.-ft.) (ULEV / PZEV 4-cylinder) 131@4700 / 130@4700 131@4700 / 130@4700
Compression ratio 10.3:1 10.3:1
Valve train 16-valve with D-CVVT 16-valve with D-CVVT
Fuel system: Multi-Point fuel Injection Standard Standard
Ignition system: Electronic Standard Standard
Drivetrain Elantra Coupe GS Elantra Coupe SE
Drive configuration: Front-wheel drive Standard Standard
6-speed manual transmission Standard Standard
6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC® and Active ECO System Optional Optional
Final drive ratio (M/T) 4.333 / 3.065 4.333 / 3.065
Body / Suspension / Chassis Elantra Coupe GS Elantra Coupe SE
Body construction: Unibody Standard Standard
Front suspension: MacPherson strut with coil springs, hydraulic twin-tube gas-filled shock absorbers Standard Standard
Rear suspension: V-torsion beam with coil springs, gas-filled hydraulic monotube shock absorbers Standard Standard
Front stabilizer bar Standard Standard
Ventilated front disc/solid rear disc brakes Standard Standard
Sport-tuned suspension Not Available Standard
Power rack-and-pinion steering (motor-driven) Standard Standard
Turning diameter, curb-to-curb 34.78 34.78
4-wheel disc brakes Standard Standard
16-inch alloy wheels with P205/55R16 tires Standard Not Available
17-inch alloy wheels with P215/45R17 tires Not Available Standard

SAFETY

Safety Features Elantra Coupe GS Elantra Coupe SE
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) Standard Standard
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Standard Standard
Traction Control System (TCS) Standard Standard
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) Standard Standard
Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) Standard Standard
Brake Assist Standard Standard
Advanced driver and front passenger airbags (SRS) with Occupant Classification System (OCS) Standard Standard
Driver and front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS) Standard Standard
Seat-mounted front and rear passenger side-curtain airbags (SRS) Standard Standard
3-point seatbelts, all seating positions; front seat-belt pretensioners Standard Standard
Rear LATCH child-seat-attachment system Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) Standard Standard
Power window lock-out button Standard Standard
Anti-theft system integrated with remote keyless entry, panic alert and trunk open Standard Standard
Front and rear crumple zones Standard Standard

EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS

Exterior features Elantra Coupe GS Elantra Coupe SE
Wheelbase (in.) 106.3 106.3
Length (in.) 178.7 178.7
Width (in.) 69.9 69.9
Height (in.) 56.5 56.5
Track (in., front/rear) – 16-inch 61.0 / 61.5 Not Available
Track (in., front/rear) – 17-inch Not Available 61.1 / 61.6
Curb weight (lbs., M/T) 2687-2835 2687-2835
Curb weight (lbs., A/T) 2729-2877 2729-2877

INTERIOR DIMENSIONS

Interior Features Elantra Coupe GS Elantra Coupe SE
Head room (in., front / rear) 39.8 / 37.1 39.8 / 37.1
Leg room (in., front / rear) 43.6 / 33.3 43.6 / 33.3
Shoulder room (in., front / rear) 55.9 / 54.5 55.9 / 54.5
Hip room (in., front / rear) 52.8 / 53.1 52.8 / 53.1
Passenger volume (cu. ft.) 95.4 95.4
Cargo volume (cu. ft.) 14.8 14.8
Total interior volume (cu. ft.) 110.2 110.2

EPA MILEAGE ESTIMATES*/FUEL CAPACITY

EPA Mileage Estimates*/Fuel Capacity Features Elantra Coupe GS Elantra Coupe SE
6-speed manual (city / highway / combined) 29 / 40 / 33 29 / 40 / 33
6-speed automatic (city / highway / combined) 28 / 39 / 32 28 / 39 / 32
Fuel tank capacity (gal.) 13.8 13.8

Note: US-based Model Specification