Korean auto giant Hyundai has showcased the new 2014 Elantra Sport at the ongoing 2013 LA Auto Show.
The new 2014 Hyundai Elantra Sport comes with several styling and performance upgrades that work together to make the Elantra considerably more appealing and exciting. Hyundai says that as many as 75 major sub-systems have been redesigned for the new 2014 Elantra.
The car gets a revised sport tuned steering and a re-tweaked suspension to enhance the handling prowess of the Elantra. Hyundai has romped in stiffer springs, new dampers and a larger front stabilizer bar to aid the car’s handling.
Powering the Elantra Sport is a 2.0-liter GDI four-cylinder engine that has a max power of 173 bhp and peak torque of 208 Nm. The engine comes attached to a six speed automatic transmission. Manual gearbox is not on offer, even as an option.
Visually, the 2014 Elantra looks a tad different from the older models. The 2014 Elantra Sport comes with new LED infused headlights and a revised front grill. The Elantra Sport also gets a black chrome grille, a body-color rear spoiler, a sprinkle of chrome at various parts of body and two tone 17-inch alloy wheels.
On the inside, the 2014 Hyundai Elantra SPort gets leather seats, alloy pedals, leather wrapped steering wheel, six-speaker audio system, a 4.3-inch touchscreen display and aluminium sill plates.