Bold styling, fuel efficient performance enhance 2022 Hyundai Elantra’s enduring popularity

Roundup Tuesday 18/October/2022 11:41 AM
By: Times News Service
Bold styling, fuel efficient performance enhance 2022 Hyundai Elantra’s enduring popularity

Muscat: The all-new 2022 Hyundai Elantra – the automaker’s bestseller in the compact sedan

segment – is creating a buzz in the Omani market, not least for its bold styling, generous

equipment and affordable pricing.

The seventh-generation Elantra - the product of significant enhancements both inside and out

– delivers the most progressive in-vehicle experience in its class. Longer, wider and more

powerful than its counterparts of the preceding generation, the 2022 Elantra also has a

classiness and appealing road presence unmatched in its segment.

Second only to its sibling, the Tucson, as the global best-seller in the Hyundai lineup, the 2022

Elantra has evolved over three decades – both in design and technology – only to cement the

brand’s reputation as a popular motoring choice of millions of customers around the world.

Stellar sales in Oman and the wider region attest to its enduring appeal across diverse customer


The 2022 edition of the Elantra stays true to its reputation as a hot-selling sedan. Incorporating

the acclaimed ‘Sensuous Sportiness’ design identity of Hyundai, the Elantra comes with an

elaborately designed chassis that enables customers to experience this distinctive character of

the brand. In addition, a spacious interior, modern comfort and connectivity features, and

advanced safety and driver assistance systems, ensure an immensely satisfying driving

experience with unmatched fuel economy to boot.

Available in two engine size options – a Gamma 1.6-litre MPI and a Nu 2.0-litre MPI – the

Elantra is equipped with a powerful and fuel efficient engine connected to either a six-speed

manual or automatic transmission. The Gamma 1.6 MPI has a maximum power of

127.5ps/6,300 rpm and maximum torque of 19.5kg.m/4,500 rpm. The corresponding values or

the Nu 2.0-litre MPI are 159ps/6,200rpm of power and 19.5kg.m/4,500rpm of torque.

Standard across the Comfort and Premier variants in the 1.6-litre model range is a host of

convenience features, including Central Door Lock, Power Windows, Rear AC Vent, 8-inch

Audio/Radio Display (only with the Premier variant) and Audio Remote Control.

In line with its continued focus on safety innovations, both variants come equipped with a wide

range of safety features including Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, Daytime Running Lights,

Rear Parking Distance Warning, and Front Airbags, in addition to the ABS+ ESC+ HAC features as


Amenities and technologies features are dramatically ramped up in the 2.0-litre line-up

comprising two variants – Luxury and Royal. Exclusive to the Royal are a Sunroof and Chrome

Pack, although Alloy Wheels and Mudguard are standard. Adding to the array of convenience

features across both variants are a Smart Key & Push Button Start, as well as Remote Engine


Safety features are significantly enhanced as well. While the Royal includes a Blind-Spot

Collision Warning System and Auto Window Defogger, both variants also come equipped with

Front Airbags, Front and Rear Parking Distance Warning, Immobilizer System, Tyre Pressure

Monitoring System and ABS + ESC + HAC package. All of these features bundled together make

driving the 2022 Elantra a delightful experience for the driver and passengers alike.

Representing Hyundai is Oman is OTE Group, a leading distributor of globally reputable

automotive brands, among other products. The complete Elantra line-up can be checked out at

any Hyundai showroom located in key cities across Oman.