[ads id=”0″ style=”float:left;padding:9px;”]Hyundai Motor originally planned to release the 2016 Elantra (called as Avante in South Korea) first at the Los Angeles Auto Show in November (as a 2017MY) but Hyundai decided to change the reveal to a sooner European Motor Show.
At its local market, Hyundai Motor plans to launch the sales of new Avante, codenamed as “AD”, within next month after celebrating a Media Showcase in Seoul later on September. Looking at the rear view from the spy picture above, the car looks like a small Genesis from the back. In the front includes Hyundai’s signature hexagonal grille and a headlights that also remains to the Genesis.
The new 2016 Elantra will offer a choose between petrol and diesel engines, with the new 1.6 Turbo GDi delivering 175 hp and the possibility to mount besides to 7-speed dual clutch transmission (DCT) as the highlights.
New infotainment systems including the compatibility with Android Auto and Apple Car Play and Around View Monitor will follow the addition of the latest safety systems suchs as Blind Spot Detection, Lane Departure Warning System, Advanced Smart Cruise Control, Rear Cross Traffic Alert between others.