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Info & specs

Hyundai Accent

Hyundai Accent side view
Hyundai Accent angular front perspective
Hyundai Accent angular rear perspective

Overview of the Hyundai Accent

Learn about the Hyundai Accent


With its smart good looks, reliable engineering and modest price point, the Hyundai Accent is a solid entry-level vehicle. Add to that a spacious interior and an award-winning safety package in higher-trim newer models, and it’s easy to see why it’s one of the best hatchbacks in Canada. The Accent’s design focuses on ease-of-use, making it a fuss-free choice for anyone with a busy, on-the-go lifestyle. You also get top-of-the-line fuel economy with the Accent, saving you money on gas and lowering your environmental impact.

Pros and cons of the Hyundai Accent

  • Available in sedan or hatchback
  • Spacious interior
  • Excellent fuel economy
  • Enhanced safety aids only on top trim
  • No on-board navigation
  • Rear drum brakes, not discs
This is general information and should not be relied on as purchasing advice.

Safety ratings of the Hyundai Accent

Safety ratings provided by NHTSA

  • Number of airbags6

Specifications of the Hyundai Accent

Key specifications available across all trim levels
  • Seats5
  • Doors5
  • Fuel typeGas
  • TransmissionManual or Automatic
  • City consumption7.1 - 8.9 L/100km
  • Highway consumption5.2 - 6.3 L/100km
  • Width1700 mm
  • Length4115 mm
  • Trunk space600 L
  • Cargo space600 L
Exact values depend on trim and engine choice.

Trims available with the Hyundai Accent

What is a trim? Trims are different options of the same car with different features and equipment. The specs depend on the trim you choose.This variant of the Hyundai Accent 2012 - 2017 is available in 5 trims:

L trim features and specs

Frequently asked questions about the Hyundai Accent

Dimensions of the Hyundai Accent

Vehicle dimensions
YearHeight fromWidth fromLength from
Exact values depend on trim choices.
20171450 mm1700 mm4115 mm
20161450 mm1700 mm4115 mm
20151450 mm1700 mm4115 mm
20141450 mm1700 mm4115 mm
20131450 mm1700 mm4115 mm