Hyundai Elantra vs. Chevrolet Volt

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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$20,350 (MSRP)
$33,220

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.27 / 5
33 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
161 hp
149 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.0L GDI I4 D
range extender 1.5L Variable Valve Timing DI DOHC 4

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Optional

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener
Optional
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 in.
42.1 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
37.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
34.8 in.
34.7 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 in.
35.8 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Optional

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Optional

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System
Optional

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Aluminum

Tire Width

Tire Width
P225/45HR17
P215/50R17

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
106.1 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
17.4 ft.
36.4 ft.

Length

Length
170.9 in.
180.4 in.

Width

Width
70.7 in.
71.2 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
2943 lbs.
3543 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
161 hp
149 hp

Torque

Torque
150 ft. lbs.
294 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
75 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
4 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
4 Cylinder

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
14 gal.
8.9 gal.

Combined

Combined
28 mpg
43 mpg

City

City
24 mpg
43 mpg

Highway

Highway
32 mpg
42 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional
Optional

Cross Traffic Alert

Cross Traffic Alert
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Knee Airbag

Knee Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Hyundai Elantra GT
Chevrolet Volt

Body Style

Body Style
Hatchback
Hatchback

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
Front wheel drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Large Cars
Compact Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
96.5 ft³.
90.0 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
2943 lbs.
3543 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
27 mpg.
4

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
24 mpg.
42 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
32 mpg.
43 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
750 lbs.
42 mpg.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
75 lbs.
106

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
750 lbs.
53 mi.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
75 lbs.
1.3

Engine Type

Engine Type
Regular Unleaded I-4
L3A

Displacement

Displacement
2.0 L/122
Gas/Electric I4

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
1.5L/

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
Direct Injection

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
MKV

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.40
1

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.73
Automatic

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.84
2.64

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.39
7.4 qts.

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
MacPherson Strut

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.77
Compound Crank

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.44
w/Coil Springs

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.27
w/Coil Springs

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
6.5
5GP

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
120
5GP

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
P215/50R17

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam
P215/50R17

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Strut
17 x 7.0 in.

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Torsion Beam
17 x 7.0 in.

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P225/45HR17
Aluminum

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P225/45HR17
Aluminum

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
Electric Pwr

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
15.7

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7 in.
3.0

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
36.40 ft.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Regenerative

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
4-Wheel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Yes

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Yes

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
17.4 ft.
10.87 in.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
10.00 in.

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
8.9 gal.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
37.80 in.

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
42.10 in.

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11 in.
56.50 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
10.3 in.
53.70 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
14 gal.
35.80 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
39.1 in.
34.70 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
42.2 in.
53.20 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
56.2 in.
51.30 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
38.5 in.
106.10 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
34.8 in.
180.40 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
55.4 in.
71.20 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
104.3 in.
56.4 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
170.9 in.
60.60 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
70.7 in.
61.80 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.7 in.
10.6 ft³.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
61.1 in.
Volt

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
61.5 in.
Compact

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
5.9 in.
Hatchback

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up
24.9 ft³.
1.5

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down

Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down
55.1 ft³.
DOHC

Model Group

Model Group
Elantra
aluminum

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Compact
4

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Hatchback
4