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2020 Honda Civic LX sedan

2020 Honda Civic

2020 Hyundai Elantra

2020 Hyundai Elantra

2020 Honda Civic vs. 2020 Hyundai Elantra

When it comes to shopping for reliable sedans, you may have narrowed your search down to the 2020 Elantra or Civic. Both sedans offer their own unique performance, safety, and technology features to deliver a seamless and well-rounded ride through Sparta Twp and Hackettstown roads. Discover the right sedan for you as the experts at Sussex Honda break down the 2020 Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Elantra.

2020 Honda Civic Sedan LX


2020 Hyundai Elantra
1.5L I-4 engine


2.0L inline-4 engine
174 hp


147 hp
162 lb-ft


132 lb-ft

Road Departure Warning


Lane Departure Warning


Adaptive Cruise Control


Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Elantra: Performance Specs

A midsize sedan should be paired with a dependable engine to provide more power to your commute. The Honda Civic maintains its strong reputation as it comes with a standard 1.5L I-4 engine that produces up to 174 horsepower and 162 lb-ft of torque in the base trim. If you opt for the Hyundai Elantra base trim, you’ll get a larger 2.0L inline-4 engine, but you’ll enjoy slightly less powerful performance, as it produces only 147 horsepower and 132 lb-ft of torque. 

Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Elantra: Interior Technology

Technology features are another draw for many sedan drivers, and the 2020 Elantra and Civic both feature advanced entertainment, comfort, and connectivity systems so you and your passengers will feel relaxed — no matter how long the ride. Here are some of the different interior technology features found in both standard sedan trim levels:

2020 Honda Civic Sedan LX

  • 5-inch color LCD screen
  • 160-Watt Audio System with 4 Speakers
  • dual-zone automatic climate controls
  • Keyless entry
  • Bluetooth® Streaming Audio and HandsFreeLink®

2020 Hyundai Elantra SE

  • 5-inch display audio system
  • Keyless entry
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system
  • AM/FM/MP3 audio system

Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Elantra: Safety Features

One of the advantages of choosing the Honda Civic Sedan over the Hyundai Elantra is that you’ll be backed by the Honda Sensing system. This suite of driver-assist features offers more visibility and support to help you stay more aware of your surroundings on the road. Take a look at the various safety features you’ll have access to behind the wheel of the Civic and Elantra:

2020 Honda Civic

  • Honda Sensing®
    • Collision Mitigation Braking System
    • Road Departure Mitigation System
    • Adaptive Cruise Control with Low-Speed Follow
    • Lane Keep Assist System
  • Multi-Angle Rearview Camera with Guidelines
  • LED Daytime Running Lights
  • Electric Parking Brake with Automatic Brake Hold

2020 Hyundai Elantra

  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Vehicle Stability Management
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Anti-Lock Braking System
  • Brake Assist

Take Home a Honda Civic for Sale from Sussex Honda

Whether you’re looking for improved technology, safety, or performance features, the 2020 Honda Civic offers much more for your ride than the Hyundai Elantra. Make your way over to Sussex Honda where you can learn more about our Honda Civic lease deals and browse our inventory of new and used Civic models for sale. Contact us today for more information on auto financing and schedule a test drive at our dealership near Denville and Mount Olive Twp!

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