2021 Hyundai Elantra Louisville KY

2021 Hyundai Elantra at Hyundai of Louisville

Hyundai has officially unveiled the 2021 Hyundai Elantra, and it’s expected to be the best iteration of the sedan yet! Everything drivers could want on full display as the Elantra comes with a sporty design, exquisite hybrid technology, and a segment-first Apple CarPlay and Android Auto wireless capability. You can use the game-changing applications through two available 10.25-inch multimedia screens conveniently located under one piece of glass. These new features combine nicely with a fresh and comfortable interior and a powerful and fuel-efficient engine.
Hyundai Elantra Wins 2021 North American Car of the Year Award
The 2021 Hyundai Elantra has been named winner of the 2021 North American Car of the Year award. The win was announced by the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year (NACTOY) automotive media jury in a virtual event. This is the second time the Elantra has won Car of the Year (2012), making it one of only three cars that are repeat winners.
The award also marks Hyundai’s third Car of the Year category win. To come up with a winner, a panel of jurors tested and evaluated more than 40 new vehicles before voting the top three cars, utility vehicles, and trucks to be 2021 finalists. The Nissan Sentra and Genesis G80 were the other car finalists.
There is a lot to go over with the 2021 Hyundai Elantra. Continue reading, and let us tell you all about what the ‘Car of the Year’ 2021 Elantra has to offer!


8-Inch Color Touchscreen Display Audio

The expansive, vibrant screen makes it easy to access audio settings and infotainment apps.

Wireless Apple CarPlay

Enjoy almost anything your iPhone does from your Hyundai’s touchscreen. Safely see and use apps, make and take calls, text messages, and listen to music, news, and podcasts while you drive.


Wireless Device Charging

Never lose a chance to recharge. Just place your Qi-compatible device on the available charging pad to power up without cords or clutter.

Bose Premium Audio

Available Bose premium audio brings 360 degrees of balanced sound to the cabin. So you feel like you’re at the center of your own private concert.


Driver Attention Warning

To help prevent potential accidents, the system monitors your driving patterns to detect drowsy or inattentive driving. Once detected, it will alert you with a sound cue coupled with a warning message on the instrument panel.

Lane Keeping Assist

Your vehicle warns you through audio and visual cues if your vehicle drifts out of its driving lane without signaling. If necessary, it will gently provide corrective steering assistance to keep you inside the lane.


Text To Share With Friends

Do family or friends need your car? Text your Digital Key to their mobile phone, and with your permission, let them access and use your Elantra. Up to three shared keys can be used, and you can pause or extend their access whenever you want.

You’re Settings Are Automatic

Your Digital Key knows just the way you like your mirrors, seats, and steering wheel positioned. So when Elantra recognizes your key, everything adjusts automatically to suit your preferences.


Availiable 17-Inch Alloy Wheels

15-inch alloy wheels are standard, while 16- and 17-inch alloy wheels are available.

Available Hands-Free Smart Trunk Release

Elantra’s class-exclusive hands-free smart trunk is a big help when your hands are full.

Trims of the 2021 Hyundai Elantra


  • 2.0-Liter Four-Cylinder Engine
  • Wireless Apple CarPlay/Android Auto
  • Blind-Spot Collision Avoidance
  • 8-Inch Touchscreen


  • Hands-Free Smart Truck Release
  • Blue Link Connected Car System
  • Push-Button Start
  • 16-Inch Alloy Wheels


  • 10.25-Inch Touchscreen Navigation
  • Parking Collison-Avoidance Assistance
  • Dynamic Voice Recognition
  • Leather-Trimmed Seats

What’s under the hood?

All trims of the 2021 Hyundai Elantra comes with a solid 2.4-liter four-cylinder engine that puts a heavy focus on power and fuel economy. The engine pumps out 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. The Elantra is scheduled to deliver a best in class fuel economy thanks to its continuously variable automatic transmission. There is a lot to love about this engine, from the power to the fuel economy, which should drive to and from work of the grocery store a dream.

What are some of the new features of the Elantra?

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra is the seventh-generation Elantra sedan, and there are plenty of new features to talk about. One of the most notable new features is the wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, connecting to the 10.25-inch touchscreen. Optional this year is Hyundai’s Digital Key, which allows the sedan to be unlocked, started, and driven without the need for a physical key via a smartphone. Also new this year is an enhanced natural-language voice-recognition system with Speech-to-Meaning and Deep Meaning Understanding, which comes with a ton of features controls. As you can see, Hyundai is always providing drivers with innovative new features!

Whar are some of the safety features?

Not only is the Elantra one of the most technologically advanced sedans on the market, but its also one of the safest. Available is a Parking-Avoidance Assist System, which detects objects in your path as you put the Elantra in reverse. If the system senses that you will not brake in time, the Elantra will do so automatically. Also available is a High Beam Assist System, which can turn your high beams on and off when needed by detecting oncoming vehicles. The last system we will talk about is the Forward Collision Warning System, which can detect a vehicle or a pedestrian in your path and warn you of any potential collision. It can even apply the brakes in certain situations.

Get the 2021 Elantra at Hyundai of Louisville

With a potent and fuel-efficient engine and a ton of technologically advanced features, we are in love with every aspect of the 2021 Hyundai Elantra. We know you want to take a test drive of the amazing sedan, so head down to Hyundai of Louisville and schedule one with our friendly sales team. We can’t wait to put you behind the wheel of the 2021 Hyundai Elantra!