Get Directions

4173 Ogden Avenue, Aurora, IL, 60504

2021 Honda Civic vs. 2021 Hyundai Elantra

2021 Honda Civic Sedan vs. 2021 Hyundai Elantra
2021 Honda Civic Sedan LX


2021 Hyundai Elantra
2.0L DOHC i-VTEC 4-Cylinder

Base Engine

2.0L inline-4
158 hp


147 hp
138 lb-ft


132 lb-ft

Road Departure Warning


Collision Mitigation Braking


Adaptive Cruise Control


If you’re in the market for a fun, reliable, and affordable car, you may be weighing the Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Elantra. Both offer budget-friendly price tags and 2.0L engines, but which model has better specs and more safety features? See how these two fair in our Hyundai Elantra and Honda Civic comparison from Valley Honda.

Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Elantra: Engines and Output

Balancing power and efficiency, the Honda Civic is a sedan that checks a lot of boxes for most drivers. Take a look below at how these two models stack up:

2021 Honda Civic Sedan LX

  • Engine: 2.0L DOHC i-VTEC 4-Cylinder
  • Horsepower: 158 hp
  • Torque: 138 lb-ft

2021 Hyundai Elantra

  • Engine: 2.0L Inline-4
  • Horsepower: 147 hp
  • Torque: 132 lb-ft

Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Elantra: Interior Features

Once inside the Honda Civic, you’ll find features like a 5-inch color LCD screen, dual-zone automatic climate controls, keyless entry, HomeLink®, and heated front and rear seats. Elantra drivers can access an available Infinity Premium Audio with Clari-Fi™ Music Restoration system, but the Honda Civic also allows you to enjoy your music through an impressive 160-Watt Audio System with a 4 Speaker system.

2021 Honda Civic Sedan Parked Outside
2021 Honda Civic Sedan Interior Cross Section

Honda Civic vs. Hyundai Elantra: Safety & Driver Assists

When it comes to any Honda Civic comparison, the Civic always shines in safety, thanks to the advanced Honda Sensing® safety system. While the Hyundai Elantra shares a lot of standard safety features with the Civic, like the TPMS, it does not have the Honda Sensing® safety suite. Take a look below at just a few of the highlighted safety features of each model:

2021 Honda Civic Safety Features

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

2021 Hyundai Elantra Safety Features

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

Do Your Own Honda Civic Comparison in Aurora

Now that you’ve compared these two popular models, it’s time to find your own Civic! When you’re ready to experience the Honda Civic in person, make your way to our showroom near Oswego.

New Honda Civic for Sale near Chicago

Contact Us
Valley Honda 41.7503286, -88.2129555.