The Elantra Touring is offered in either GLS or SE form. A 138-hp 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine can be had with a five-speed manual or optional four-speed automatic transmission. Standard equipment includes air conditioning, power windows, locks and heated mirrors, remote keyless entry, AM/FM/XM/CD/MP3 audio system with USB and auxiliary inputs, and a tilt steering wheel. Standard safety equipment includes electronic stability control, traction control, four-wheel anti-lock brakes, tire pressure monitoring, active front head restraints, and six airbags.
For 2012, the Elantra Touring carries over from 2011.