2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS really suitable for people who every day have a high activity and desire a convenient sedan. Get the upscale amenities with stylish design, interior quality, and also spacious front cabin. Even it appropriate for five seating capacities, but exceptions to the rear seat is limited for some adults. The base trim of 2012 Hyundai Elantra has the starting prices at $15,345 MSRP for American segment market.
2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS Mechanical
Just one powertrain option in the 2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS, itâ€™s powered by 1.8-liter DOHC 4-cylinder engine with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT) that produces 148-horsepower @ 6500 rpm & 131 lb-ft of torque @ 4700 rpm. Thatâ€™s support with multi-port fuel injection and electronic ignition system. The power is delivered smoothly via standard 6-speed manual transmission or available 6-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONICÂ® and Active ECO System. Gets the EPA mileage estimates at 29/40/33 mpg (city/highway/combined) for both 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic with 12.8 gallons fuel capacity. This sedan is use unibody body construction. Suspensions are MacPherson Strut with coil springs (front) and Torsion axle with gas-filled, hydraulic monotube shock absorbers (rear). The other mechanical specifications, such as: front stabilizer bar, power rack-and-pinion steering (motor-driven), and 4-wheel disc brakes.
2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS Exterior Features
For the exterior standard features on the 2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS, includes dual body-color heated power side mirrors, dual heated power outside mirrors, 2-speed intermittent windshield wiper, and 15-inch steel wheels with wheel covers & P195/65R15 tires. While the optional features, likes solar control glass, windshield sunshade band, front fog lights, 16-inch steel wheels with wheel covers & P205/55R16 tires, and 16-inch alloy wheels with P205/55R16 tires.
2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS Interior Features
Here are the interior standard features inside the 2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS: power windows (with driver’s auto-down, illuminated power window switches), 172-watt AM/FM/CD/MP3 audio system with 6 speakers, XMÂ® Satellite Radio, iPodÂ®/USB auxiliary input jacks, tilt steering wheel, premium cloth seating surfaces, 6-way driver seat, driver seat height adjustment, center armrest storage, 60/40 split fold-down rear seatbacks, front passenger seatback pocket, front & rear door map pocket, rear center armrest with cupholder, adjustable head restraints for all seating positions, and multi-function trip computer. Then, the optional interior features are air conditioning, tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, cloth inserts door trim, sliding center armrest, BluetoothÂ® hands-free phone system with voice recognition control, steering-wheel-mounted audio & cruise control, dual illuminated vanity mirrors with extensions, and illuminated ignition.
2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS Safety and Security Features
Finally about 2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS safety and security in highlight features: Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Traction Control System (TCS), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Brake Assist, advanced driver and front passenger airbags (SRS) with Occupant Classification System (OCS), driver & front passenger side-impact airbags (SRS), seat-mounted front and rear passenger side-curtain airbags (SRS), rear LATCH child-seat-attachment system, Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), daytime running lights, anti-theft system (integrated with remote keyless entry, panic, & trunk open), and power window lock-out button.
Just look our brief review about the next level trim of 2012 Hyundai Elantra. After GLS there is the new 2012 Hyundai Elantra Limited model with more standard features covered.