2014 Hyundai Accent

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$14,645

starting MSRP

2014 Hyundai Accent
2014 Hyundai Accent

Key specs

Base trim shown

Overview

The good:

  • Fuel efficiency
  • Low starting price
  • Sharp styling
  • Cargo space
  • Front-seat adjustability

The bad:

  • Telescoping steering wheel not standard
  • Modest backseat space

3 trims

Starting msrp listed lowest to highest price

  • GLS

    $14,645

  • GS

    $14,895

  • SE

    $16,395

Wondering which trim is right for you?

Our 2014 Hyundai Accent trim comparison will help you decide.

Notable features

  • Newly available LED accent lighting
  • Standard keyless entry, heated side mirrors
  • Six-speed manual or automatic
  • Direct-injection four-cylinder engine
  • Sedan or four-door hatchback

2014 Hyundai Accent review: Our expert's take

Vehicle Overview

The subcompact Accent has styling similar to Hyundai’s larger Elantra and Sonata sedans. All models use a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine. Available in sedan and four-door hatchback variants, the Accent competes with the Ford Fiesta, Honda Fit, Toyota Yaris and Chevrolet Sonic. The Accent sedan comes in a single GLS trim. The hatchback comes in GS and uplevel SE trims.New for 2014
Sliding sun visors, a driver-side blind-spot mirror and one-touch turn signals that flash the indicator three times are now standard. The SE hatchback also gets new projector headlights with LED accents, an auto-up driver’s window and a tilt/telescoping steering wheel. These features are included on sedans with the available Premium Package. A B&M Racing sport shifter is newly available for the SE, too.Exterior Highlights

  • Body-colored door handles
  • 14-inch steel wheels; 16-inch alloy wheels available
  • Rear wiper with washer (hatchback)
  • Available fog lights
  • Available rear spoiler (hatchback)
  • Available sunroof (hatchback)

Interior Highlights

  • Seats five
  • Remote keyless entry with alarm
  • Air conditioning
  • CD stereo with iPod connectivity and MP3 jack
  • Available steering-wheel cruise and audio controls
  • Available cruise control
  • Available piano-black accents, chrome door handles
  • Available Bluetooth connectivity

Under the Hood

  • 138-horsepower, 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine with direct-injection technology
  • Standard six-speed manual-transmission; six-speed automatic available
  • Active Eco button changes engine and automatic transmission response for better fuel economy

Safety Features

  • Antilock brakes
  • Traction control and electronic stability system
  • Side-impact airbags for the front seats
  • Side curtain airbags
  • Active front head restraints

 

Consumer reviews

Rating breakdown (out of 5):
  • Comfort 4.4
  • Interior design 4.4
  • Performance 4.6
  • Value for the money 4.7
  • Exterior styling 4.6
  • Reliability 4.8

Most recent consumer reviews

5.0

This car has been a joy to drive

I love the sporty and concise built of the car. The car drives smooth. Makes my commute very easy and comfortable. In addition you have a great place to your car for any problems

5.0

Reliable car for a young driver

This car has a strong motor and a lot of safety features. This is my daughters second car and I feel confident of her safety in this car. It has several airbags and antilock brakes.

1.0

WORST CAR EVER!

NEVER BUY THIS MODEL! IT WILL RUIN YOUR DAY YOUR WEEK AND YOUR LIFE! NEVER BUY THESE BELIEVE ME. I REALLY REGRET BUYIMG THIS MODEL

See all 57 consumer reviews

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