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Hyundai Elantra vs KIA Forte Comparison

Below is the detailed Cars comparison, based on price, specifications & other features, of Hyundai Elantra and KIA Forte. Hyundai Elantra is priced between $17,450 while KIA Forte is priced between $17,790 . Talking about the technical specifications, Hyundai Elantra SE houses 1998 engine whereas KIA Forte FE engine displacement is 1999.

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Overview: Elantra vs Forte

Key Features

Transmission Type Manual Manual
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Power 201 hp 147 hp
Engine Displacement 1998 cc 1999 cc

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Things we like

Lots of standard driving assistance features

Good fuel economy

Dynamic exterior styling

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Things we don't like

Moderate ride quality

Low passenger space in the second row

Mediocre base engine

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Engine Details

No Of Cylinders 4 --
Valves Per Cylinder 4 --
Valve Configuration DOHC --
Compression Ratio 12.5:1 --
Engine 2.0L Petrol Engine, Inline 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC --
Fuel Supply System MPI --
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Drive Type FWD FWD
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed


Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Engine Displacement 1998 1999
Power 147 147
Torque 179 Nm 179 Nm

Dimensions & Capacity

No Of Doors 5 4
Seating Capacity 5 5
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 53 L 53 L
Width 1801 mm 1801 mm
Rear Headroom 947 mm 952 mm
Wheel Base 2700 mm 2700 mm
Front Legroom 1072 mm 1072 mm
Ground Clearance 135 mm 135 mm
Height 1435 mm 1435 mm
Rear Legroom 907 mm 907 mm
Cargo Volume 408 L 433 L
Front Headroom 1024 mm 986 mm
Kerb Weight 1290 kg 1228 kg
Length 4620 mm 4641 mm
Gross Weight -- 1650 kg
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Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Rear Suspension Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Shock Absorbers Type -- Coil Spring

Wheel & Tyre

Tyre Type Radial Radial
Wheel Size R15 R15
Tyre Size 195/65 R15 195/65R15
Alloy Wheel Size -- R15


Adjustable Steering Column Yes Yes
Steering Column Tilt & Telescopic Tilt and Telescopic
Steering Gear Type Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Steering Type Power Power
Turning Radius 5.5 m 5.3 m


Anti-Lock Braking System Yes Yes
Child Safety Locks Yes Yes
Crash Sensor Yes Yes
Door Ajar Warning Yes Yes
Driver Airbag Yes Yes
Ebd Yes Yes
Engine Check Warning Yes Yes
Front Impact Beams Yes Yes
Passenger Airbag Yes Yes
Rear Camera Yes Yes
Rear Seat Belts Yes Yes
Seat Belt Warning Yes Yes
Side Airbag-Front Yes Yes
Side Impact Beams Yes Yes
Tyre Pressure Monitor Yes Yes
Vehicle Stability Control System Yes Yes
Brake Assist Yes Yes
Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts Yes Yes
Parking Sensors Yes No
Day & Night Rear View Mirror Yes Yes
Traction Control Yes Yes
Side Airbag-Rear Yes Yes
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Anti Theft Device Yes --
Anti-Theft Alarm Yes --
Central Locking Yes Yes
Power Door Locks Yes Yes
Engine Immobilizer Yes No
Smart Access Card Entry -- No
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Engine Details

No Of Cylinders -- 4 4
Valves Per Cylinder -- 4 4
Compression Ratio -- 12.5:1 12.5:1
Engine -- 2.0L Petrol Engine, In-Line 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC 2.0L Petrol Engine, In-Line 4 Cylinder 16 Valve DOHC
Valve Configuration -- DHOC DHOC

Comfort & Convenience

Accessory Power Outlet Yes Yes
Adjustable Seats Yes Yes
Air Conditioner Yes Yes
Automatic Climate Control No Yes
Bottle Holder Yes Yes
Centre Console Armrest Yes Yes
Cruise Control Yes Yes
Cup Holders-Front Yes Yes
Cup Holders-Rear Yes Yes
Foldable Rear Seat Yes No
Folding Table Rear No --
Heater Yes Yes
Height Adjustable Driver Seat Yes Yes
Keyless Entry Yes Yes
Low Fuel Warning Light Yes Yes
Power Steering Yes Yes
Power Windows Front Yes Yes
Rear Seat Headrest Yes Yes
Vanity Mirror Yes No
Electric Folding Rear View Mirror Yes --
Heated Seats - Front No No
Multi-function Steering Wheel Yes Yes
Power Windows Rear Yes Yes
Rear A/C Vents Yes Yes
Rear Seat Center Arm Rest Yes Yes
On Board Computer Yes Yes
Seat Lumbar Support No No
Engine Start/Stop Button No No
Rear Reading Lamp Yes Yes
Air Quality Control No --
Remote Trunk Opener No Yes
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Entertainment & Communication

CD Player Yes Yes
FM/AM/Radio Yes Yes
Integrated 2DIN Audio Yes Yes
Speakers Front Yes Yes
Speakers Rear Yes Yes
Touch Screen Yes Yes
USB & Auxiliary Input Yes Yes
Voice Control Yes No
Bluetooth Connectivity Yes Yes
Navigation System No No
DVD Player Yes Yes
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Adjustable Headlights -- Yes
Fog Lights Front -- No
Moon Roof -- No
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicator -- No
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror -- No
Rear Window Wiper -- No
Removable Convertible Top -- No
Roof Carrier -- No
Side Stepper -- No
Sun Roof -- No
Rear Window Washer -- No
Front Brake Type -- Ventilated Discs Ventilated Discs
Integrated Antenna -- Yes
Chrome Garnish -- No
Rear Brake Type -- Solid Discs Solid Discs
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Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank Yes Yes
Digital Clock Yes Yes
Digital Odometer Yes Yes
Electronic Multi Tripmeter Yes Yes
Leather Steering Wheel No --
Tacho Meter Yes Yes
Fabric Upholstery Yes --
Leather Seats No --
Electric Adjustable Seats Yes --
Headlamp Type Projector Projector Projector Beam Projector Beam
Advance Safety Feature -- Daytime Running Lights Daytime Running Lights
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