The Hyundai Accent takes on the Competition


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How Does the New Hyundai Accent Compare to the Nissan Versa and Ford Focus?


Are you looking for an affordable new daily commuter to get around the greater Austin, TX area? Here at South Point Hyundai we offer a terrific selection of new Hyundai Accent models to choose from and with two body styles, impressive fuel economy, stylish good looks inside and out, high-tech features, and a low budget friendly price tag, we're confident that we have a new Accent model here that's right for you! In order to help make your decision easier on you, we're going to compare the new 2017 Hyundai Accent to the new Nissan Versa and Ford Focus to allow you to easily and conveniently find out all you need to about how the Accent compares to the competition right in one convenient location!

2017 Hyundai Accent vs. 2017 Nissan Versa

  • The new Accent offers a more powerful engine than the Versa. Both vehicles are equipped with a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine, but the Accent offers 137-horsepower while the Versa only offers 109-horsepower.
  • Even after supplying more horsepower, the Accent offers a slightly higher estimated fuel economy than the Versa, offering 26 mpg in the city and 36 mpg on the highway while the Versa offers 26 mpg in the city and 35 mpg on the highway. Furthermore, the Accent offers a larger fuel capacity than the Versa, allowing you to extend your adventures further without stopping for gas.
  • For easier maneuverability in tight spaces, the new Accent offers a smaller turning diameter than the Versa, allowing you to move freely in traffic, parking lots, and tight spaces in general.


2017 Hyundai Accent vs. 2017 Ford Focus

  • The new Accent has a starting MSRP price of just $14,745 while the Focus starts significantly higher with s starting MSRP price tag of $16,775. For the same price as the base model Focus, you could upgrade to the Value Edition Accent and still have money left over to play with.
  • The new Accent has a turning diameter that's nearly two feet smaller than the Focus, allowing you to maneuver more easily in tight spaces and driving scenarios.
  • For taller drivers, the Accent offers more front head room than the Focus so you can always stay comfortable wherever you go.
  • The Accent offers a slightly larger trunk than the Focus does with 13.7 cubic feet compared to 13.2 cubic feet of trunk space in the Focus.

The only way to truly experience everything the new 2017 Hyundai Accent has to offer is to come check out our entire selection of new Accent models in person right here at South Point Hyundai! Our dealership is located right in Austin, TX, just a short drive from Round Rock, Pflugerville, Cedar Park, and New Braunfels!