Hyundai Elantra Wind Craft Design, technology and functionality a gear up
Hyundai Elantra 2012 is recipient of a number of awards while being nominated as the Best Buy for the Year 2012. This is due to the fact that the vehicle is a combination of style, technology and functionality making it an ideal family car while at the same time offering both a sporty and dynamic style.
It is designed in such a way that it offers the ultimate in aerodynamics and its low roofline and curvaceous body results in lower air resistance leading to better fuel economy. The special design concept adopted by Hyundai is called Wind Craft signifying that the car is fashioned from the wind. Hyundai Fluidic Sculpture design is seen in the Elantra as its low roofline, well rounded wheel arches and innovative exterior features offers classiness and character to the overall design of the vehicle.
Its interiors are seen done up with high quality materials and finish. Contrasting colors and an overall futuristic and high tech look in the cabin are an instant attraction as they far exceed that which is normally seen in any compact sedan segment
The latest in technology is available in Hyundai Elantra. Audio system with 4 speakers and 2 tweeters, radio and CD player and an iPod connector cable is part of the standard equipment. Automatic climate control, windscreen defogger and individual temperature controls for each passenger add to comforts. Three warning sensors in the rear bumper take care of any parking difficulties that the driver may face.
There is no dearth of safety features offered in 2012 Hyundai Elantra. The car is fitted with Electronic Stability Programme. Special sensors take care of any sudden breaking or sharp turns that the driver may have to resort to. The vehicle is made of lightweight aluminum and is fitted with the latest in technology line Continuous Variable Valve Timing. Its 4 cylinder engine offers a high degree of fuel efficiency at 6.5 liters per 100 kms while auto emissions too are at 155 gms per km.
Elantra cabin space deserves a mention. Though a compact car, cabin space and storage capacity are at a premium. Boot space is generous at 420 liters while foldable rear seats offer increased capacity for travelers. Fitted with a 110 kW 1.8 liter petrol engine and six speed transmissions, suspension, steering and handling capabilities are at their zenith in the 2012 Elantra.
5 year or 150,000 km warranty, the 2012 Hyundai Elantra is truly a car class apart and with its affordable price it is no wonder that it has received ‘Car of the Year’ award.