Hyundai Elantra 2016 Garners 1500 Bookings in Just 3 Months

Hyundai Elantra 2016 India launch


Hyundai’s all-new Elantra went on sale on 23rd August 2016 and in a matter of just three months it has bagged over 1500 bookings. The sixth-gen premium saloon has definitely generated a lot of interest and is still going strong. With overwhelming response comes increased waiting period and the same applies for the Elantra. Earlier the sedan commanded a waiting period of two months that has now been stretched to 4- 5 months. Reports suggest that Hyundai received over 1100 bookings within 1 month of its launch, out of which 60% were for the petrol version.

The all-new 2016 Elantra made its global debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show and thus the world came to know of Hyundai’s new Fluidic 2.0 design language. In India, the Hyundai Elantra is being fabricated at the company’s Chennai-based facility. The sedan is being offered in a total of 9 variants spread across 5 trim levels and has been priced in the range of Rs. 12.99 lakh to Rs. 19.19 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The engine option include a dual VTVT 2.0-L petrol churning 150 bhp and 190 Nm, and a CRDi 1.6-L diesel churning 126 bhp and 265 Nm. Transmission options include a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed DCT transmission.

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Hyundai Elantra 2016 Price

Key features on offer with the new Elantra include projector headlamps; LED Daytime Running Lamps, 16-inch diamond cut alloys, and LED taillights. On the inside, the new Elantra 2016 gets a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, satellite navigation, and s compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay platforms.

The 2016 Elantra sedan will compete in the D-segment, which means it will take on rivals like the Toyota Corolla Altis, the Skoda Octavia, and the Volkswagen Jetta.

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Hyundai Elantra 2016 Price in India

2016 Hyundai Elantra VariantPrice (Ex-showroom, Delhi)
S Petrol Rs 12.99 lakh
SX Petrol Rs 14.79 lakh
SX AT Petrol Rs 15.89 lakh
SX (O) Petrol Rs 16.59 lakh
SX (O) AT Petrol Rs 17.99 lakh
S Diesel Rs 14.79 lakh
SX Diesel Rs 16.39 lakh
SX (O) Diesel Rs 17.69 lakh
SX (O) AT Diesel Rs 19.19 lakh


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Hyundai Elantra 2016 Specifications Petrol

Engine2.0-litre Naturally Aspirated Petrol
Max. Power150 BHP
Peak Torque190 Nm
Transmission6-Speed Auto; 6-Speed Manual


Hyundai Elantra 2016 Specifications Diesel

Engine1.6-litre Turbocharged Diesel
Max. Power126 BHP
Peak Torque265 Nm
Transmission6-Speed Auto; 6-Speed Manual


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