Safety Features by Model

GLS $15,995 - $17,195

MSRP
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) -inc: electronic brake force distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Traction control system (TCS) w/electronic stability control (ESC)
  • Shift interlock system
  • Body-side reinforcements
  • Front/rear crumple zones
  • Advanced dual front air bags -inc: occupant classification system (OCS)
  • Dual front seat-mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear roof-mounted outboard side-curtain air bags
  • Front 3-point seatbelts -inc: height adjust, pretensioners
  • Rear 3-point seatbelts
  • Child-proof rear door locks
  • Lower anchors & upper tether anchors for children (LATCH) system
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy-absorbing steering column

SE $19,495 - $20,295

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) -inc: electronic brake force distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Traction control system (TCS) w/electronic stability control (ESC)
  • Shift interlock system
  • Body-side reinforcements
  • Front/rear crumple zones
  • Advanced dual front air bags -inc: occupant classification system (OCS)
  • Dual front seat-mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear roof-mounted outboard side-curtain air bags
  • Front 3-point seatbelts -inc: height adjust, pretensioners
  • Rear 3-point seatbelts
  • Child-proof rear door locks
  • Lower anchors & upper tether anchors for children (LATCH) system
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy-absorbing steering column

Limited $20,595

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Vehicle stability management (VSM)
  • 4-wheel anti-lock brakes (ABS) -inc: electronic brake force distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Electronic stability control (ESC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • Daytime running lights
  • Advanced dual front airbags w/occupant classification system
  • Front seat-mounted side airbags
  • Front/rear roof-mounted side curtain airbags
  • Child rear door locks
  • Emergency trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2011 Hyundai Elantra GLS 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Frontal Ratings Small Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2013 Hyundai Elantra GLS 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Kinematics
Structure
Femur Pelvis
Foot Tibia

Side Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2011 Hyundai Elantra GLS 4-door

Overall
Structure
Side Airbag Configuration
Driver Head Neck
Driver Head Protection
Driver Torso
Driver Pelvis Leg
Passenger Head Neck
Passenger Head Protection
Passenger Torso
Passenger Pelvis Leg

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Rollover Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2011 Hyundai Elantra GLS 4-door

Overall

Warranty

Basic Warranty

60 months / 60,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

120 months / 100,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation Warranty

84 months / Unlimited distance

Roadside Assistance Coverage

60 months / Unlimited distance

Recalls

Recall Jun 10, 2014
Report Receipt Date:
Jun 10, 2014
NHTSA Campaign:
14V310000
Summary:
Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2010-2012 Elantra Touring vehicles manufactured December 15, 2009, through May 7, 2012. The affected vehicles have a support bracket attached to the headliner that may become displaced during a side curtain airbag deployment.
Consequence:
If the headliner support bracket makes contact with an occupant during a crash, it may cause a laceration injury.
Remedy:
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will apply adhesive strips to the headliner, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin by mid-August 2014. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 117.
Air Bags , Structure Apr 1, 2013
Report Receipt Date:
Apr 1, 2013
NHTSA Campaign:
13V115000
Summary:
Hyundai Motor Company is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Elantra vehicles manufactured from November 12, 2010, through March 5, 2013. A support bracket attached to the headliner may become displaced during a side curtain airbag deployment.
Consequence:
If the headliner support bracket makes contact with an occupant during a crash, it may cause a laceration injury.
Remedy:
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will apply adhesive strips to the headliner, free of charge. The safety recall began during April 2013. Owners may contact Hyundai at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 109.
Electronic Stability Control Dec 23, 2015
Report Receipt Date:
Dec 23, 2015
NHTSA Campaign:
15V871000
Summary:
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 Elantra vehicles manufactured October 29, 2010, to October 25, 2011. Due to an electronic stability control (ESC) sensor malfunction, the brakes for one or more wheels may be applied unexpectedly and the engine power may be reduced. These symptoms will be accompanied by illumination of the ESC indicator lamp in the instrument cluster.
Consequence:
If the one or more of the brakes are inappropriately applied, control of the vehicle may be lost, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will verify the proper operation of the ESC sensors, and update the ESC system's calibration, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 19, 2016. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 137.