2020 Hyundai Elantra

2020 Hyundai Elantra

2019 Hyundai Sonata

2020 Hyundai Sonata*

2020 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2020 Hyundai Sonata

2020 Hyundai Elantra


2020 Hyunda Sonata

Starting MSRP

31 mpg city/41 mpg highway

City/Highway MPG

28 mpg city/38 mpg highway
2.0L I4 Engine


2.5L GDI Engine
6-speed automatic


8-speed automatic

Blind Spot Detection

Premium Cloth

Seating Surfaces

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Are you in the market for a new Hyundai sedan for your Loma Linda commute? The 2020 Hyundai Sonata and the 2020 Hyundai Elantra offer excellent performance capabilities and interior features, but which of these sedans is best for you? Explore the differences in the Elantra vs. Sonata price, performance, and interior with the team from Hyundai Inland Empire! Have a question about our inventory? Feel free to contact us at your convenience!

Hyundai Sonata vs Elantra: Price

When you’re shopping for a new vehicle in Redlands, you’re looking for a car that will fit your needs, but also your budget. When comparing the Hyundai Elantra vs. Sonata, customers will be happy to know that both vehicles have an affordable starting price. The Sonata will cost more on your monthly payments, but with a starting MSRP of just $23,600*, you’ll be able to add on extra features and amenities while saving on your monthly payment. Drivers who opt for the Elantra won’t suffer from a bare-bones car though, even with its low starting MSRP of $19,300* the Elantra comes fully furnished with interior features and amenities. Compare the Elantra vs. Sonata starting prices below:

  • 2020 Hyundai Elantra SE: $19,300 Starting MSRP*
  • 2020 Hyundai Elantra Sport: $24,150 Starting MSRP*
  • 2020 Hyundai Sonata SE: $23,600 Starting MSRP*
  • 2020 Hyundai Sonata Limited: $33,500 Starting MSRP*

Hyundai Sonata vs Elantra: Performance Specs

Drivers who are looking for a little more thrill in their Highland commutes will be happy to see that both the Hyundai Elantra and Sonata have powerful engines to offer. If fuel economy is your primary concern, then you’ll find that the Hyundai Elantra offers a more efficient engine, but if you want to add a little more power to your errands in Loma Linda, then you’ll be happy with the performance of the Hyundai Sonata. Compare the Hyundai Elantra vs. Sonata engines below:

2020 Hyundai Sonata:

  • 2.5L 4-valve GDI Engine
  • 191 hp
  • 181 lb-ft of torque
  • 28 mpg city/38 mpg highway EPA-estimated fuel economy
  • 8-speed automatic transmission

2020 Hyundai Elantra

  • 2.0L 4-cylinder I4 Engine
  • 147 hp
  • 132 lb-ft of torque
  • 31 mpg city/41 mpg highway EPA-estimated fuel economy
  • 6-speed automatic transmission

Hyundai Sonata vs Elantra: Interior Space & Features

If having enough space for your friends and family is a concern on your daily drives through Redlands, then you may find yourself more comfortable in the Hyundai Sonata. The Hyundai Sonata is rated as a mid-size sedan while the Hyundai Elantra is considered a compact car. While the Hyundai Elantra still has enough room for all your groceries and cargo for your daily commute, you’ll find more legroom in the Hyundai Sonata. However, when comparing the Elantra vs. Sonata interior amenities, San Bernardino drivers will find that both vehicles offer an excellent suite of features that will make your drives more comfortable and convenient. Explore the Hyundai Elantra vs. Sonata interiors below:

2020 Hyundai Elantra:

  • Six-speaker audio system
  • 5-inch touchscreen system
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat
  • Bluetooth®-capable phone system
  • Premium cloth seating
  • Rearview camera

2020 Hyundai Sonata:

  • The Above Elantra features
  • 8-inch color touchscreen HD Radio™, SiriusXM & Blue Link®
  • Blind spot detection system
  • Metal grain interior accents
  • Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™

Test Drive The Hyundai Sonata & Elantra At Hyundai Inland Empire!

Comparing the Elantra vs. Sonata can be difficult for Loma Linda drivers, which is why the team at Hyundai Inland Empire is happy to take you on a test drive and help you find the right Sonata or Elantra trim level for your daily needs. In general, drivers who want a more refined interior with more room and extra performance will want the Hyundai Sonata. However, the drivers who are satisfied with more fuel economy and the compact design of the Elantra will still receive an excellent vehicle with more than enough room and power to get you through your day. Contact our finance team when you’re ready to apply for financing or learn more about our Hyundai Elantra lease deals or Hyundai Sonata lease deals. We look forward to hearing from you!

Interested in the latest Sonata? Don’t forget to check out the 2021 Hyundai Sonata reviews while you’re here!


*All prices are Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). MSRP excludes destination and handling charges, tax, title, license, and options. Dealer sets actual price.
**Photo of 2019 Hyundai Sonata.

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