When comparing the Hyundai ELANTRA SEL's and the Hyundai ELANTRA Limited's specifications and ratings, the Hyundai ELANTRA SEL has the advantage in the areas of new vehicle base pricing and typical lower range of pricing for one- to five-year-old used cars. The Hyundai ELANTRA SEL and Hyundai ELANTRA Limited have the same fuel efficiency, interior volume, overall quality score and base engine power. Based on this comparison of the Hyundai ELANTRA SEL's and the Hyundai ELANTRA Limited's specifications and ratings, the Hyundai ELANTRA SEL is a better car than the Hyundai ELANTRA Limited.
Hyundai ELANTRA Pricing
A used 2023 Hyundai ELANTRA SEL ranges from $21,963 to $26,997 while a used 2023 Hyundai ELANTRA Limited is priced between $24,499 to $28,998. For a new model, the Hyundai ELANTRA SEL's price is between $23,077 and $26,100, with the Hyundai ELANTRA Limited priced between $27,019 and $28,879.
Hyundai ELANTRA Resale/Retained Value
Looking at the 5-year depreciation rate, the Hyundai ELANTRA SEL and the Hyundai ELANTRA Limited both lose 41.1 percent of their value.
Hyundai ELANTRA Quality Rating
The iSeeCars Overall Quality rating for the Hyundai ELANTRA is 8.1 out of 10. Hyundai ELANTRA is ranked 12 out of 26 Best Compact Cars based on its reliability, retained value, and safety ratings. Out of 43 Best Small Cars, the Hyundai ELANTRA is ranked 17 and the Hyundai ELANTRA is ranked com.omnisee.entity.bestcars.BestCarsQualityRanking@4c379046 based on its reliability, retained value, and safety ratings.
Hyundai ELANTRA Reliability Rating
iSeeCars' Reliability Rating for the Hyundai ELANTRA is 7.8 out of 10.
Engine Power and Fuel Efficiency Comparison
For engine performance, the base engine of both the Hyundai ELANTRA SEL and the Hyundai ELANTRA Limited makes 147 horsepower. Both the SEL and the Limited are rated to deliver an average of 34 miles per gallon, with a highway range of 496 miles. Both models use regular unleaded.
The Hyundai ELANTRA has an average safety rating of 4.64 out of 5 Stars based on NHTSA's crash test ratings. The Hyundai ELANTRA has a Top Safety Pick award from the IIHS.