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Kia Rondo vs. Hyundai Elantra Touring Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

Kia Rondo vs. Hyundai Elantra Touring Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price

Hyundai Elantra Touring SE   
Difference: $965

Lowest Total Invoice

Hyundai Elantra Touring SE   
Difference: $491

The configured Kia Rondo 4dr Wagon has a 175-horsepower 2.4L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 4-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured Hyundai Elantra Touring 4dr Wagon has a 138-horsepower 2.0L I4 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 4-speed automatic transmission.

Even when the Kia Rondo and Hyundai Elantra Touring are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the Kia Rondo EX trim is $21,295. The features would cost an additional $490. Including the destination charge of $650, the total price of this trim is $22,435.

The base sticker price of the Hyundai Elantra Touring SE trim is $19,495. The features would cost an additional $1,200. Including the destination charge of $775, the total price of this trim is $21,470.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table. (Additional notes)

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the Kia Rondo trims is $22,435 for EX. . The feature adjusted price of the Hyundai Elantra Touring trims is $20,985 for SE. . Based on this adjustment, the Hyundai Elantra Touring SE appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

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  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20092012
ModelRondoElantra Touring
TrimEXSE
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Base Price $21,295 $19,495
Base Invoice $19,965 $18,687
Rear bumper protector 65 40
Cargo tray 75 70
Rear spoiler 350 195
Floor mats   95
4-speed automatic   800
Rear bumper protector 55 32
Cargo tray 60 57
Rear spoiler 300 156
Floor mats   76
4-speed automatic   756
Options (show) (change) 490 1,200
Options (show) (change) 415 1,077
Destination 650 775
Total Price $22,435 $21,470
Total Invoice $21,030 $20,539

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: Kia Rondo vs. Hyundai Elantra Touring

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: Hyundai Elantra Touring SE
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 1,450
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 955
Model Year20092012
ModelRondoElantra Touring
TrimEXSE
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Engine175hp I4138hp I4
TransmissionT4A4
DrivetrainFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)20/27 MPG23/30 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 4172, 6
Tire (rear if not all the same)225/50-17215/45-17
Total Price22,43521,470
Adjustments for Features0-485
Feature-Adjusted Total Price22,43520,985
Total Invoice21,03020,539
Adjustments for Features0-464
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice21,03020,075

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Features Comparison: Kia Rondo vs. Hyundai Elantra Touring

Model Year20092012
ModelRondoElantra Touring
TrimEXSE
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Transmission and Drivetrain 
4-speed manually-shiftable automatic$900 
4-speed automatic $800
FWD$0$0
Accessories 
Tilt steering wheel, manual$150 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $250
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Brake assist $50
Side curtain airbags $350
Side curtain airbags, three rows$500 
Cargo Management 
Air-conditioned storage compartment $50
Cargo cover $75
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Rear air vents$100 
Wiper de-icer$25 
Exterior 
Bodyside moldings$75 
Sunroof $900
Tow hook(s), front$40 
Tow hook(s), rear$25 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Automatic-off headlights$25 
Outside temperature display $50
Trip computer $150
Seats and Interior Trim 
Center armrest(s), second row $50
Folding second row seats $300
Folding third row seats$600 
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seats$75 
Manual lumbar adjuster, driver seat $50
Manual recliner, second row seats$75 
Total Value of Features$2,590$3,075
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$485
Value of Feature Adjustments0-464

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Specifications Comparison: Kia Rondo vs. Hyundai Elantra Touring

Model Year20092012
ModelRondoElantra Touring
Body4dr Wagon4dr Wagon
Wheelbase106.3 in106.3 in
Length179.0 in176.2 in
Width71.7 in69.5 in
Height67.7 in59.8 in
Curb Weight3,333 lb.2,969 lb.
Fuel Capacity15.8 gal.14.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom41.6 in40.0 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room0.0 in55.4 in
Row 1 Hip Room54.6 in53.9 in
Row 1 Legroom41.3 in43.5 in
Row 2 Headroom41.6 in39.4 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room0.0 in54.7 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.9 in52.6 in
Row 2 Legroom38.2 in36.4 in
Row 3 Headroom35.1 in0.0 in
Row 3 Hip Room40.3 in0.0 in
Row 3 Legroom31.3 in0.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
6.5 ft324.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
31.7 ft324.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
74.0 ft365.3 ft3

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