South Korean carmaker Hyundai is likely to showcase its recently remodeled Elantra saloon car at the Motor Show in Los Angeles. Elantra 2014 will have same bodyline features but its exterior and interior features are likely to undergo a transformation. From spy pictures available online its followers have stated that the new Hyundai Elantra 2014 will have a slightly elongated hood with large angular fog lamps giving it a more aggressive stance. New technical features will be provided for this car in the form of hill start assist control, blind spot mirror for driver and other touches similar to its other models. The Elantra is being released as sedan and sport models.
Both these models will have 2.0 liter engine with direct fuel injection technology with options for six speed gearbox and manual or automatic transmission. The sedan car has a new wheel design with minor changes on front and rear fascia while its Sport variant has stylish LED on headlights and taillights section. All the variants have also been fitted with 17 inch alloy wheels for enhanced side profile. The new Elantra will also have extensive technological upgrades with navigational and equipment and audio/video technology with touchscreen features. These high end features comprise of simple interfaces on navigational screen which also has voice recognition software with Pandora internet radio and infotainment telematics.
The front and rear sections have been provided with some changes in exterior design like a open lower bumper grille and arched fog lights along with project headlamps with LED lights on rim. Its design is more versatile with “wind craft” design which is supposed to be inspired by waves of the wind. The rear design of Elantra sedan has a curvy drop like design for its boot which melds into bumper while wing like rear lights have stop lights with LED lights. Circular wheel arches give an aggressive appearance to its side profile when mated with body colored door handles and ORVM’s with side indicator. The navigational equipment on its center console has a flowing waterfall structure with side wings alongside screen.