• (4.5) 11 reviews
  • MSRP: $799$5,979
  • Body Style: Hatchback
  • Combined MPG: 31
  • Engine: 104-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
  • Transmission: 4-speed automatic w/OD
2005 Hyundai Accent

Our Take on the 2005 Hyundai Accent

Our Take

Hyundai's smallest, least costly model got minor revisions for 2004 after receiving a major face-lift for the 2003 model year. The 2003 changes included reworked styling for the hood, fenders, headlights, fascias and taillights. Built in South Korea, the front-wheel-drive Accent was last red... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Performance with automatic
  • Rear-seat space
  • Difficult rear entry and exit in hatchback
  • Resale value

Notable Features

  • Sedan and hatchback body styles
  • 1.6-liter four-cylinder
  • Manual or automatic
  • Standard side-impact airbags

Reviews

Consumer Reviews

4.5

Average based on 11 reviews

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Great Value for $$

by 4G from Florida on December 30, 2009

I bought this car because I needed reliable, economical transportation. I was driving 49 miles each way to work at the time. I put most of the mileage on it in the first year and during 8 months while... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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Safety

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Recalls

There is currently 1 recall for this car.


Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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