Hyundai Elantra Vs KIA Sportage Alpha
We are back with another most-demanded comparison of Hyundai Elantra and KIA Sportage Alpha. You may be thinking that why are we comparing a crossover SUV with a sedan. While this may be true, both vehicles share a close price bracket allowing the users to easily choose between the two categories. It is important to mention that we are focusing to compare the base variant of Sportage. So, let’s get started with the Hyundai Elantra vs KIA Sportage Alpha comparison.
Both Hyundai Elantra and KIA Sportage Alpha house a 1999cc engine under the hood. In Alpha, you can get 155hp and 196Nm torque. Whereas, Elantra produces a 154hp and 195Nm torque. Moreover, the transmission block of both cars is also pretty much the same as both come with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
If we talk about the exterior details, Hyundai Elantra comes with tetra LED headlights, body-colored bumpers and side mirrors, LED taillights, and a shark-fin antenna. Meanwhile, Sportage Alpha comes with Halogen headlights and taillights, body-colored door handles, and no DRLs.
Hyundai Elantra and KIA Sportage Alpha share pretty much the same interior profile with fabric seats and a 7-inch infotainment system. However, Elantra comes with an electronic 8-way adjustable driver’s seat. If we talk about other features, both cars have steering controls, a keyless entry system, and a manually operated handbrake system.
KIA Sportage Alpha comes with 2 airbags, Rain Sensors, and Immobilizer. On the other hand, Elantra has an edge over Alpha as it comes with 2 airbags, Traction Control, Hill Start Assist, Electronic Stability Control, and ISOFIX child seat.
If we talk about the brakes, Sportage Alpha comes with ventilated disc brakes at both front and rear, whereas, Elantra has ventilated disc brakes at the front, while disc brakes on the back.
The Hyundai Elantra vs KIA Sportage Alpha comparison is incomplete without price discussion. Elantra is priced at PKR 4,049,000 in Pakistan. On the other hand, Sportage Alpha comes with a price tag of PKR 4,399,000. Although Elantra is cheaper, it depends on your preference if you want to go for an SUV or a sedan.