Remember when Hyundai was a 98-pound weakling? Now it’s become a muscle-bound bully, going and picking fights with the likes of Honda. As if the launch of the Elantra Coupe isn’t enough of a slap in the face of Honda’s two-door Civic, Hyundai’s press release announcing pricing calls out Civic repeatedly.
“At $17,445 shoppers will discover best-in-class fuel economy, and more horsepower and interior space than Civic Coupe,” reads the release, which draws further comparisons between the Elantra and Civic, while mostly ignoring other competitors.
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