Although the Los Angeles2011 Motor Show is pretty far away, the rumor that is circulating is that the Hyundai Company plans to launch a coupe version of the newly launched Elantra. This car will be a two door model and aimed as a competitor to the Honda Civic coupe for the U.S Market.
Autonews recently reported that Hyundai Company had already unveiled picture of this two door coupe model to U.S distributors and that the car was well received.
Technical specs for the car say that it will have a 1.8liter engine which provides power of 148HP and a peak torque of 138lb-ft. The car will be accompanied with a six speed manual or automatic transmission for the gear.
Insideline reported that the company might also add to this a R-Spec model that sports Veloster’s 1.6liter turbocharged engine and provides 208HP.