2017 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla in Plymouth, MA

If you're looking to make the most out of your daily commute in a sedan with admirable gas mileage and the latest in tech and safety features, you may be wondering whether the 2017 Hyundai Elantra or the 2017 Toyota Corolla is the best choice for you. A head-to-head comparison reveals that the 2017 Hyundai Elantra has the safety, interior, and performance features to take your daily drive in and around Plymouth, MA to the next level. In particular, we will take a closer look at the 2017 Hyundai Elantra Limited vs. the 2017 Toyota Corolla XSE.


2017 Hyundai Elantra vs 2017 Toyota Corolla  

The new vehicle inventory at Hyundai of Plymouth has a variety of new Elantra trim packages and colors, so you can find the model that fits your lifestyle. If you have any questions along the way, call our team at (888) 480-3980.


2017 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla: Safety Features

The 2017 Hyundai Elantra earned a prestigious 'Top Safety Pick+' from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, receiving top ratings on crashworthiness tests and a 'superior' front crash avoidance rating with optional equipment. While the 2017 Toyota Corolla has not yet been rated by the IIHS, the Corolla has not earned a 'Top Safety Pick' rating since 2013.


The 2017 Hyundai Elantra includes a host of advanced safety features, so you can achieve ultimate peace of mind on the roads in and around Plymouth, MA.


  • Seven airbags
  • Side impact beams
  • Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist
  • Rearview camera with dynamic guidelines
  • Available Forward Collision Warning (Limited trim)
  • Available Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection (Limited trim)

 2017 Hyundai Elantra Blind Spot Monitor Safety Feature 

2017 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla: Interior Features 

Both sedans can facilitate a comfortable, convenient drive, but the 2017 Hyundai Elantra offers a more spectacular interior than the 2017 Toyota Corolla. For instance, the new Elantra Limited utilizes leather upholstery, while the new Corolla XSE comes with leatherette. When you want to bring bags, boxes, or gear along, you'll be glad for the 14.4 cu. ft. of cargo capacity inside the mid-sized Elantra compared to just 13 cu. ft. in the compact Corolla.


Additional 2017 Hyundai Elantra Limited interior features include:


  • Dual-zone automatic temperature control system with CleanAir Ionizer
  • Heated front seats and available heated rear seats
  • Rear center armrest with cupholders
  • Dual charging USB ports
  • Available power tilt-and-slide sunroof

 2017 Hyundai Elantra Interior 

2017 Hyundai Elantra vs. 2017 Toyota Corolla: Performance and Efficiency

If you want the more powerful sedan that can provide better gas mileage on the highway, you'll prefer the performance of 2017 Hyundai Elantra to the 2017 Toyota Corolla. A six-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC® manual-shift mode means you can get as involved in driving the new Elantra as you'd like, and Drive Mode Select lets you choose between Normal, Eco, and Sport modes to optimize your drive.


2017 Hyundai Elantra


2017 Toyota Corolla

2.0L Atkinson Cycle I-4


1.8L I-4

147 HP @ 6,200 RPM


132 HP @ 6,000 RPM

132 lb.-ft. @ 4,500 RPM


128 lb.-ft @ 4,400 RPM

28/37 MPG

Fuel Economy (city/highway)

28/35 MPG

Six-speed shiftable automatic


Continuously variable-speed automatic


Test-Drive the 2017 Hyundai Elantra in Plymouth, MA Today! 

In case you needed any more reason to fall in love with the 2017 Hyundai Elantra, its Limited $22,350 starting MSRP is lower than the 2017 Toyota Corolla XSE's $22,680 starting MSRP.


Schedule your test drive at Hyundai of Plymouth today and experience the new Elantra for yourself. If you have any questions, fill out our online contact form and a representative will reach out promptly. You can even apply for auto financing from the comfort of your own home, and Value Your Trade if you're considering trading your current model in.

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