Compare the 2024 Hyundai Sonata vs. Elantra in Asheville, NC

There is something about both the 2024 Hyundai Sonata and 2024 Hyundai Elantra that leaves drivers and shoppers captivated. Maybe it’s their low-slung, ground-hugging stance. Or their lines, which crease and slope with origami precision to create an athletic, unforgettable look. Perhaps it’s their big back seats and discrete trunks. Let’s not forget their excellent fuel economy, either.

If these two sedans have all this and more in common, though, how do they each hold their own in the overall Hyundai lineup? That’s the question we’re answering with our 2024 Hyundai Sonata vs. Elantra comparison. We’re digging deep to show you how these two new sedans can differ in so many ways — and still be universally appealing.

Once you read through our friendly head-to-head, visit our Hyundai dealer in Asheville, where we’ll set up a test-drive for you. Whether you sample both cars or just your favorite, you’ll quickly see why the new Elantra and Sonata are worthy of every shopper’s short list.

A photo of a 2024 Hyundai Sonata and a 2024 Hyundai Elantra driving on streets in a city.
A photo of a 2024 Hyundai Sonata and a 2024 Hyundai Elantra driving on streets.
Specs 2024 Hyundai Sonata 2024 Hyundai Elantra
Overall Length (in.) 193.3 185.4
Minimum Curb Weight (lbs.) 3,305 2,725
N Line Trim Available Available
Hybrid Engine Available Available
Maximum Highway Fuel Economy (MPG) 51 58
Dedicated Performance Trim N/A Available
Manual Transmission N/A Available
Maximum Horsepower 290 276