Hyundai
Elantra
1996
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1996 Hyundai Elantra Specs & Safety

The table below shows all 1996 Hyundai Elantra specs by style, including MPG (fuel economy), transmission details, and interior and exterior dimensions. Additionally, find 1996 Hyundai Elantra warranty and reliability information, such as limits on bumper-to-bumper coverage and major components.
MSRP *
$10,899
Invoice *
$9,935
Engine
1.8L I-4 130 HP 122.0 ft.lbs. @ 5,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Fuel Economy City
24.0 mpg
Fuel Economy Hwy
32.0 mpg
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Engine
1.8L I-4 130 HP 122.0 ft.lbs. @ 5,000 rpm
Transmission
5-spd man w/OD / 4-spd auto w/OD
Alternator
75 amp
Battery
60 amp
Axle Ratio
3.65
Recommended Fuel Type
regular unleaded
Fuel Tank
14.5 gal.
Drive Type
front-wheel
Front Anti-Roll Bar
front anti-roll bar
Rear Anti-Roll Bar
rear anti-roll bar
Brakes
front disc/rear drum
Front Tires
P175/65SR14.0BSW AS
Front Seat Type
bucket
Front Driver Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Front Passenger Seat Direction Controls
2-way
Seat Trim
cloth
Floor Mats
carpeted front & rear
Vanity Mirrors
passenger
Floor Console
full / partial
Cargo Net
cargo net
Cargo Light
cargo light
Front Air Conditioning
manual
Radio
AM/FM stereo
CD
single
Cruise Control
cruise control
Trunk/Hatch/Door Release
mechanical
Remote Fuel Flap Release
mechanical
Front Windshield Wipers
variable intermittent
Front Impact Airbags
driver and passenger
Door Count
4 doors
Exterior Length
174.0 "
Exterior Width
66.9 "
Exterior Height
54.9 "
Wheelbase
100 "
Max Trailer Weight
1,500 lbs.
Mud Flaps
front and rear
Bodyside Moldings
black
Exterior Mirrors
dual manual remote
Bumper to Bumper Months/Miles
36/36,000
Major Components Months/Miles
60/60,000
Corrosion Perforation Months/Miles
60/100,000
Roadside Assistance Months/Miles
36/36,000

Safety Ratings

Below is the 1996 Hyundai Elantra safety rating information and crash results as reported by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The ratings are based on a star system and can vary by style.

Style
Frontal Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Frontal Rating:

5% or less chance of injury

6% to 10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 25% or less chance of injury

26% or greater chance of injury

Side Rating

NHTSA rates vehicles on a scale of 1 to 5 stars.

Side Rating:

10% or less chance of injury

11% to 20% or less chance of injury

21% to 35% or less chance of injury

36% to 45% or less chance of injury

46% or greater chance of injury

Safety data is not currently available from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. For a list of safety-related features, please check the Safety section.

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