2018 Toyota Corolla Vs 2018 Hyundai Elantra

Comparing two cars can be difficult, especially when both are prominent sedans on the market, and both are popular to all potential owners. We decided to check out some of the differences between the 2018 Toyota Corolla Vs the 2018 Hyundai Elantra. By comparing the two, we should be able to determine what one is the better option to go with in this eco-friendly market.

Because of the need for environmentally friendly cars, we’ve decided to take a look at this by asking the question of what car is safer for both the environment as well as the people driving, which also helped us figure out what vehicle gets better gas mileage!

2018 Toyota Corolla


2018 Hyundai Elantra

32 mpg Combined Fuel Economy 29 mpg
13.2 gal Fuel Capacity 14.0 gal
5 Seating Capacity 5
yes Pedestrian Detection no

Advantages of the 2018 Toyota Corolla

As you can see on the table, the 2018 Toyota Corolla is more fuel efficient than the 2018 Hyundai Elantra, getting 3mpg more than the Hyundai Elantra does. While the fuel tank in the Corolla is a bit smaller, you’ll still be able to get more out of it than you will in the Elantra.

As both are sedans, it is unsurprising that both can comfortably fit 5 passengers, but how are the two when it comes to keeping its passengers safe? This is where the Toyota Corolla definitely outstrips the Hyundai Elantra. As the table demonstrates, the Corolla offers Pedestrian Detection, where the Hyundai Elantra does not. That is because the Corolla comes with the standard Toyota Safety Sense Package that is standard in all Toyota models, and therefore comes with more safety benefits than the Hyundai Elantra. Such benefits, as seen above, include the Pedestrian Detection.

Curious about what other safety features the Toyota Corolla offers? Call us, we’ll be happy to answer any questions you have!