The plant in Ulsan, South Korea, assembles most of the Accents shipped to the United States. It's an overall reliable and dependable car, a far cry from the Fiat I traded in for it. Fuel economy is also impressive, averaging 28 mpg in the city and 34 mpg on the. The windows are super tinted so you can hardly see inside my car. See for more information on Power Circle Ratings. All trims have a 1.
I would recommend those tiny little mirrors attached to the regular side mirrors. It is a great car for a college student or first-time driver. The first generation was criticized for lack of positive results in crash tests. All models include a 10-year, 100,000-mile limited powertrain warranty. Now I have to sell it and I am kinda sad.
The Accent seats five people. Unlike the Accent, the Ford Focus has good safety ratings and more standard safety features, all of which make the 2011 Focus a good choice for used car shoppers on a budget. I actually look forward to my 1 hour 20 minute commute! The sedan Accent has only one trim level available. This trim features remote keyless entry, a driver's blind spot mirror, a 6-speaker audio system, and more. Ford announced today that buyers shopping the Fiesta and Focus models are buying the hatchback models at increasing rates, a trend that could be extending to the rest of the industry.
In the affected vehicles, the brake light switch may malfunction. Power and Associates is proprietary information owned by J. Unless otherwise noted, information relating to these featured vehicles comes from third-party sources, including manufacturer information. With the back seats down I. Disc and drum brakes are standard.
I love the hatchback look this is actually the second Hyundai Accent hatchback that I've owned , the gas mileage, the space in the interior and backseat, that the seats fold down, and that it's ready for bluetooth. Some people just wish automakers would pick one and stick with it. Transmission: Automatic Color:White Interior Color: Gray Average Vehicle Review: 4. Brakes feel better than what you might expect for a vehicle of this price, but other tactile elements aren't quite there; the manual shift linkage is imprecise, floppy sidewalls on base models hamper response at times, and downshifts can be loud and jarring with the automatic. Up to five occupants can fit inside the Accent. Both models are inoffensively styled on the inside, but now looking very dated. Hyundai's design work for the Accent was primarily completed in South Korea.
Manual models have a shift indicator that tells drivers the best time to shift gears for improved fuel economy. It is great on fuel and very roomy. Power and Associates® is a registered trademark of J. However running costs are low, and the Accent has enough power for most commuting needs. All 2011 Hyundai Accent models remain powered by a 110-horsepower, 1. And for sedans and the upscale hatches, price and value isn't the lure it is either for the base hatch or for other small cars in this class.
Power and Associates content by site visitors for their personal use. A trend toward smaller, less expensive vehicles has brought a slew of new competitors to the field, including Korean partner Kia's Rio, Honda's Fit, Nissan's Versa, Toyota's Yaris, Ford's Fiesta and Chevrolet's Aveo. Automatic transmission Accents should reach 27 miles per gallon under city conditions and 36 on the highway. The Accent packs more interior room into its stubby 159. A malfunctioning brake light switch may cause the brake lights to not illuminate when the brake pedal is depressed or may cause an inability to deactivate the cruise control by depressing the brake pedal.
Available options include air conditioning and bluetooth capabilities. Safety is especially critical in a lightweight small car, and here the news isn't particularly good; and it's fair to say the Accent is near the bottom of its class. D Powers awarded the 2010 Accent top honors in its Initial Quality Survey for the sub-compact category. The second generation offered improvements, although crash resistance is still low because of the Accent's lightweight and small size. Introduced in 1994, the Hyundai Accent led U. It's fast and allows me to stop quickly when getting off the high way. The Accent is powered by a four cylinder engine that produces 110 horsepower.
Some reviewers said the front seats are cramped for taller passengers, while leg and knee space in the back is limited. Owners may contact Hyundai's customer service at 1-855-671-3059 or by visiting www. Meanwhile, the bigger, roomier 2011 Hyundai Elantra that's already on sale gets 29 mpg city, 40 highway. Trim fit and attention to detail aren't up to the standards of Hyundai's latest industry-leading designs either, but the controls and displays are simple and straightforward. Visually, the Accent isn't very remarkable in either form, though. Power and Associates and was named by Intellichoice as having the Lowest Repair Costs for 2008. I purchased this car new in 2011 now it's 2018 and I have had no problems at all.
. This recall is an expansion of 13V-113. Independent automotive reviews have cited the Accent's low base price and high reliability as selling points, but have mentioned the Accent's frequent low scores on crash tests as a concern. Trim fit and attention to detail aren't up to the standards of Hyundai's latest industry-leading designs either, and seats are skimpy, but the controls and displays are simple and straightforward. The sedan Accent has only one trim level available. Electronic stability control isn't available at all. I don't like that when I let go of gas it slows down, what I mean by this is that it's as if the car stops its self in a way.