Why Is the Hyundai Elantra so Much More Popular Than the Sonata?

The Hyundai Elantra is outperforming the Hyundai Sonata in terms of sales, even though the latter is the Korean automaker's flagship sedan. Find out how.

It's evident that drivers still value a solid sedan based on the Hyundai Elantra's sales figures for this quarter. 

Even still, given that the Hyundai Sonata is the larger sedan of the two, it's strange that sales of the Hyundai are so low in contrast. 

Let's look at a few more significant variations between these two vehicles and attempt to figure out what the Sonata is doing incorrectly. 

Given that it costs less than the Hyundai Sonata, sales of the Hyundai Elantra may be greater.