Hyundai sells a hot version of the Elantra GT overseas known as the i30 N.
It’s a close relative of the Veloster N which was just updated for 2021. Now, it’s the i30 N’s turn to receive some updates.
2021 Hyundai i30 N
Hyundai hasn’t pulled any surprises here. The updates to the i30 N largely match those made to the Veloster N and include the addition of a dual-clutch transmission to the options list, new wheel patterns, lightweight bucket seats, and styling tweaks.
The powertrain remains unchanged and consists of a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 normally rated at 246 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. An optional Performance Package increases output to 276 hp and 289 lb-ft, which is up 5 hp and 29 lb-ft from before. With the latter, owners can expect a 0-62 mph time of 5.9 seconds. Top speed is rated at 155 mph for both