Hyundai Accent Model Review

28/37  CITY/HWY
EPA-Estimated MPG
8.6  Sec.
0-60 MPH
13.7  cu ft
Cargo Space

What's New for the 2018 Hyundai Accent?

Growing by 0.6 inches longer and 1.2 inches wider with a wheelbase measuring 0.4 inches longer, the all-new 2018 Hyundai Accent moves from the subcompact to compact category. These changes increase passenger volume to 103.9 cubic feet. Torsional rigidity increases by 32 percent due to 13 percent increase to 54.5 percent construction of high-strength steel. The improved stiffness reduces noise, better crash performance and upgrades driving dynamics. The exterior features a redesigned larger grille, updated housings for fog lights, and an aggressive lower fascia.

2018 Hyundai Accent Interior

2018 Hyundai Accent Trims and Features

The base S trim entertains you with a 5-inch color touchscreen and a 4-speaker audio system that includes AM/FM radio and a CD player that accommodates MP3 files. For convenience, audio controls are mounted on the steering wheel. You can adjust the driver seat in six ways including two for the height, two for sliding and two for reclining. Motor-Drive Power Steering eases your road maneuvers. Upgrading the previous trim is the SEL trim are rear disc brakes, a blind spot mirror for the driver, and Hillstart Assist Control, which holds the brakes momentarily when you start on a slope so there's time to move your foot from brake to accelerator without the car rolling down the incline. Automatic Headlamp Control turns the lights on and off based on external illumination. The six-speaker entertainment system gets a 7-inch touchscreen, access to SiriusXM® Radio, and wireless smartphone connections through Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™. The top-level Limited trim includes fog lights and projector headlamps with LED Daytime Running Lights to improve visibility. Bring in views of the sun and stars by opening the power tilt-and-slide moonroof. Premium cloth covers the heated fronts seats while Automatic Temperature Control with Auto Defogging keeps you and your passengers comfortable. Keep the Proximity Key with you at all times and you can lock or unlock doors or stop and start the engine without fumbling with the keys.

2018 Hyundai Accent FrontThe standard 1.6-liter inline-4 engine with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing and Direct Injection produces 130 horsepower at 6,3000 RPM and 119 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,850 RPM. With the available automatic transmission, this Front-Wheel Drive gets up to an EPA-estimated 38 MPG on the highway and 28 MPG in the city*. This 6-speed transmission features SHIFTRONIC® so you can change gears as needed and the Active ECO System for maximizing fuel economy. Up front, MacPherson Struts with coil springs and gas shock absorbers work with the torsion axle rear suspension and it monotube shocks to smooth out rides on rough roads.

2018 Hyundai Accent Side

2018 Hyundai Accent Safety

Even when you back out of your garage, the 2018 Hyundai Accent safeguards you by offering a view of what's behind you on screens measuring five or seven inches. Dynamic guidelines that are overlaid on the image help you predict your path and your proximity to potential obstacles. When you head forward, available Forward Collision-avoidance Assist monitors the road ahead for slowing or stopped vehicles and warns you of potential accidents. If you do not respond quickly enough, the system can step on the brakes to avoid an emergency. You can keep your tires inflated to the correct pressure with information from the Tire Pressure Monitoring System. Enhancing your stopping power through the 4-wheel 4-channel Anti-lock Braking System with Brake Assist and Electronic Brake-force Distribution.

When you're ready to experience the advantages of the 2018 Hyundai Accent for yourself, give us a call or stop by the dealership for a test drive.

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