(4.3) 47 reviews
MSRP: $6,167$12,259
Body Style: Hatchback
Combined MPG: 32
Engine: 138-hp, 1.6-liter I-4 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
Transmission: 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual
2013 Hyundai Accent

Our Take on the 2013 Hyundai Accent

Our Take

Redesigned last year, the entry-level Hyundai Accent has styling similar to Hyundai's larger Elantra and Sonata sedans. With its direct-injection four-cylinder, the car is EPA-rated at 28/37 mpg city/highway. Available in sedan and four-door hatchback variants, the Accent competes with the ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • No telescoping steering wheel
  • Modest backseat space

Notable Features

  • Newly standard keyless entry, heated side mirrors and air conditioning
  • Six-speed manual or automatic
  • Direct-injection four-cylinder
  • Sedan or four-door hatchback

3 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.