2019 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2019 Honda Civic

Compact sedans are an ideal buy for those wanting to save money: they’re more affordable and boast excellent fuel efficiency. Their size makes them easier to maneuver in the urban spaces of Eau Claire, WI. Two excellent models are the 2019 Hyundai Elantra and the 2019 Honda Civic. Examining their advantages side by side puts the Elantra on top.

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2019 Honda Civic
2019 Hyundai Elantra

Starting MSRP
$19,450 1*
✔ $17,100 2*

City MPG Manual Transmission
25 3*
✔ 26 4*

Starting Performance
✔ 158 hp/138 lb.-ft. of torque
147 hp/132 lb.-ft. of torque

Hands-Free Smart-Trunk Release
✔ Yes

Max Display Screen Size
7 inches
✔ 8 inches

Pick the 2019 Hyundai Elantra

If price is high on your car want list, the 2019 Hyundai Elantra is over $2,000 cheaper than its rival. You’ll also go farther in the city with better MPG and find your way with the larger dashboard screen. Loading is no problem when your hands are full. Just stand with the Proximity Key behind the trunk for over three seconds and it opens hands-free.


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1.MSRP excluding tax, license, registration, $920.00 destination charge and options. Dealers set own prices.

2.MSRP of $17,100 not including tax, title, license fees and destination charge. $1,500 total savings includes; $1,500 Retail Bonus Cash on a 2019 Hyundai Elantra SE (48413F45) purchased from dealer stock between February 1, 2019 through February 28, 2019.

3.25 city/36 highway/29 combined mpg rating for LX & Sport 6MT trims. 30 city/38 highway/33 combined mpg rating for LX CVT and Touring trims. 29 city/37 highway/32 combined mpg rating for Sport CVT trim. 32 city/42 highway/36 combined mpg rating for EX & EX-L trims. Based on 2019 EPA mileage ratings. Use for comparison purposes only. Your mileage will vary depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle, driving conditions and other factors.

4.EPA estimates for comparison. Your actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits, and vehicle's condition. Some accessories are not available on some models. While the information contained in this website was correct at time of publishing, specifications and equipment can change. Hyundai reserves the right to change product specifications and equipment at any time without incurring obligations. Some vehicles are shown with optional equipment. Specifications apply to U.S. vehicles only. Please contact your Hyundai dealer for current vehicle specifications.