2019 Hyundai Accent

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2019 Hyundai Accent Ratings


Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
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Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.


J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

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Best Small Car of 2019

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2019 Hyundai Accent after 90-days of ownership.
  • The vehicle's voice recognition and bluetooth
  • How the interior materials feel
  • Comfort of the 2nd row seats

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2019 Hyundai Accent during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Ease of getting in and out of the vehicle
  • Engine smoothness
  • Vehicle maneuverability

Performance Specs

MPG City



37 - 38




6 speed, Automatic w/OD, 6 speed, Manual w/OD


Regular Unleaded I-4


Front Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2019 Hyundai Accent Review

The Hyundai Accent is proof positive you don’t need to spend a bundle to get an exceptional driving experience. It’s fun; it’s efficient; it’s comfortable—plus it loaded with technology. Choose from three models: the SE SEL and the top-of-the-line Limited . The Accent’s penny-pinching 1.6-liter engine packs a punch —and gets up to 38 miles per gallon. In fact that’s one of the reasons it earned the 2018 Car and Driver Editor’s Choice award for subcompacts. You’ll stay connected in your Accent. Bluetooth hands-free phone technology is standard and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto integration is available to bring your favorite apps to a seven-inch touchscreen display . And best of all every Accent comes with the confidence of America’s Best Warranty with protection for up to ten years or one hundred-thousand miles. Choose from a variety of colors options and accessories and build an Accent that’s all yours. The Hyundai Accent. The uncommonly rewarding little car.
The Hyundai Accent is loaded with technology. Bluetooth hands-free phone technology is standard equipment on all Accents. So is Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. And a seven-inch color touchscreen. Forget to roll up the windows? Want your Accent to be nice and warm—or nice and cool—when you get in? No problem. Hyundai Blue Link Remote Access is available to turn your smartphone or smartwatch into a remote control for your car. The Hyundai Accent. More technology bang for your buck.
Your Hyundai Accent is loaded with safety features. Every Accent comes with a rearview camera Electronic Stability Control with Traction Control anti-lock brakes and airbags all around. Want a network of radar sensors and cameras watching out for you when you drive? Looking for things you might miss like that car ahead of you that’s stopping for no apparent reason? Forward Collision-avoidance Assist is available to help make all your trips safer . The Hyundai Accent. More safety bang for your buck.
When you talk about fuel efficiency you have to talk about the Hyundai Accent—it gets up to 38 miles per gallon. Plus its eco-efficient 1.6-liter engine still generates 130 horsepower. Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing improves torque and fuel-efficiency even more. Pick your pleasure: go with the standard six-speed manual or choose the available six-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC manual control. Never lose your grip. The Accent comes standard with advanced dynamic control features to help you maintain control . The Hyundai Accent. More power. More fun.

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