Is the 2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe a sporty economy car or an economical sports car?

The 2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe SE is the two door version of Hyundai’s best selling Elantra sedan.

To make the Elantra appeal to wider audience Hyundai not only deleted two doors but they also endowed the car with a sports tuned suspension, bigger 17 inch wheels and chrome plated duel exhausts.

The overall goal was to craft a much sportier car and transform the Elantra into a sports sedan. Of course this begs the question….

Did Hyundai succeed in transforming the Elantra from a sporty economy car to a economical sports car?

Check out this first drive video review to find out.