Hyundai Elantra MPG

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra reveals a sleek and stylish look for a compact sedan with an impressive power through. The EPA fuel economy ratings estimated for the base Elantra starts at 33 mpg in the city, 43 mpg on the highway and 37 mpg combined. The hybrid model it shares gives an EPA ratings of 49 mpg in the city, 52 mpg on the highway and 50 mpg combined. Nevertheless, the Elantra’s thrifiest model sheds an EPA rating of 53 mpg in the city, 56 mpg on the highway and 54 mpg combined. On average, the base Elantra can run up to 434 miles by consuming 2.9 gallons/ 100 miles of fuel over a full tank capacity of 14 gallons.

Hyundai Elantra MPG

With the heavy engine performance and bold looks of the 2021 Elantra, it competes in the segment for compact sedans with the 2021 Honda Civic, and the 2021 Toyota Corolla. The 2021 Honda Civic has an estimated EPA rating of 30 mpg in the city, 38 mpg on the highway and 33 mpg combined. The 2021 Civic has a record to run up to 409 miles by consuming 3.0 gallons/ 100 miles of fuel with a fuel tank capacity of 12.4 gallons. The latter, 2021 Corolla is estimated to provide gas mileage of 31 mpg in the city, 40 mpg on the highway and 34 mpg  combined. It can cover 449 miles on 2.9 gallons/ 100 miles of fuel on a full tank of 13.2 gallons.

Hyundai Elantra

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra makes its way to the top as a compelling sedan introduced by the Hyundai Motors Company. It comes in base Elantra SE and SEL, turbocharged Elantra Hybrid and Hybrid Blue, the performance booster: N-Line and the Elantra Limited/ Limited Hybrid. The Elantra SE and SEL offer the best balance of price and features. Opt for the SEL Convenience package which adds a 10.3 inch digital gauge display, adaptive cruise control, leather-wrapped seats and many more. The N-Line Elantra debuts a powerful performance engine, sketching the EPA ratings off the charts and with additional amenities such as the 18-inch alloy wheels, sport drive mode and premium leather seats.

Hyundai Elantra gas mileage

The base model, 2021 Elantra SE starts at $19,650 MSRP. Likewise, the upper trims: SEL, N-Line and Limited have the recorded MSRP as $20,900, $24,100 and $25,450 respectively. You can build and upgrade your car as per your likings, so do visit their official website. The prices for the UK purchase are yet to be official.  The prices mentioned above may vary from the real-time buying prices.

Specifications of Hyundai Elantra

The 2021 Elantra is a four-door small sedan available with four engine options. The standard and most popular Elantras is powered with a 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine which provides 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. They are connected to a continuously variable transmission (CVT) that is front-wheel drive only. The Elantra hybrid tucks in a 1.6 liter four-cylinder that accumulates a total of 139 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque. And the Elantra N boasts a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine paired to eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission which gives a total of 276 horsepower and 289 lb-ft of torque.

Fuel Economy in mpg (Regular Gasoline)

Fuel Economy or Gas Mileage of 2021 Hyundai Elantra variants
Variants City Highway Combined
SE 33 mpg 43 mpg 37 mpg
SEL 31 mpg 41 mpg 35 mpg
Blue Hybrid 53 mpg 56 mpg 54 mpg
N-Line 25 mpg 34 mpg 28 mpg
Limited 31 mpg 41 mpg 35 mpg
Hybrid 49 mpg 52 mpg 50 mpg


Vehicle Specification Items Details
Model Elantra
Engine Type Regular Unleaded / Turbocharged
Body Midsize sedan
Wheelbase 107.1 in.
Length 184.1 in.
Height 55.7 in.
Width (max) 71.9 in.
Cargo Capacity, all seats in place 14.2 cu. ft.
Curb Weight 2868 lbs
Passenger Capacity 5
Heating & Cooling Manual Control System
Drive Type Front Wheel Drive
Engine Size 2.0 L
Cylinders I-4
Horsepower 147 @ 6200 rpm
Torque 132 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
Transmission CVT w/OD
Fuel Tank Capacity 14 gallons
Turning Radius 17.7 ft.

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra accommodates swift drive with sustainable fuel economy and performance. With the power performer N-Line variant, the total horsepower it can shed can reach up to a combined 201 horsepower. The NHTSA and IIHS are on their way to rate the Elantra safety and driver-assistance features but the sedan has installed heapful of standard and automated features. Do visit the official page for the selection of colors such as: Black Noir Pearl, Lava Orange, Electric Shadow, Intense Blue and many more. Grab your favorable trim and enjoy a limited 5 years/ 60,000 miles of warranty.

This review on Hyundai Elantra mpg, fuel economy or gas mileage along with specifications, features and rivals was submitted by Pratisara M. on June 2021.