New 2016 Hyundai Accent at Patrick Hyundai for Chicago, IL
The 2016 Hyundai Accent changed some trim levels and is offering different package updates for the new model. The exterior of the new Hyundai Accent delivers a strong steel design with a light and stiff frame for the bodywork. The exterior of the vehicle may look smaller but once buyers see the inside they will see that the interior cabin is very spacious and laid out very nicely.
Under the Accent's Hood
The engine of the Hyundai Accent is an all-aluminum 1.6-liter Gamma four-cylinder engine that delivers 137 horsepower and 123 lb-ft of torque. The fuel efficiency on the model gets 27 mpg in the city and up to 38 mpg on the highway. The vehicle is equipped with a 6-speed manual transmission. This makes the vehicle stand out from competitors as most others in its segment are equipped with a five-speed manual transmission.The use of Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI), makes the engine of the Hyundai Accent impressive. This is because the Hyundai Accent is the first in its segment to have GDI technology. The GDI system and six speed manual control allows for better fuel efficiency and better power when driving up hills or around corners. There are many technologies built into the Hyundai Accent that lend a hand in boosting fuel efficiency. The Active ECO technology helps control throttle response keeping the vehicle stable when needed; helping with fuel efficiency as well. There is an Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA) that comes standard in the 2016 Hyundai Accent. The EBD allows for force to be placed in-between the front and rear axles which in turn improves the braking performance for driver.
Design of Hyundai Accent
The exterior of the Hyundai Accent has characteristics that are very bold. The exterior front grille and projector headlights with LED accents gives the 2016 model a distinctive look. The interior of the Hyundai Accent includes: a reversed LCD display, leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knobs. Buyers can choose between three different interior fabrics: beige, gray or black.The inside of the Hyundai Accent is very spacious. The interior cabin makes use of its space well by putting bottle holders within the front doors and having a storage space within the center console between the driver and passenger seat. In addition a sliding armrest storage area is an available upgrade. The vehicle also gains more space due to its folding 60/40 rear seats which helps when buyers travel with larger items. The Hyundai Accent comes standard with a 6-speaker, 172-watt audio technology that includes SiriusXM®, a CD/MP3 player and an iPod®/USB outlet. In addition, the Bluetooth® technology allows drivers and passengers to stream music and make voice recognition calls using the interior audio system.
What is new for the Hyundai Accent for 2016?
Different trim levels and different package updates.
What type of engine does the Hyundai Accent have?
1.6-liter Gamma four-cylinder engine
Is the fuel efficiency good on the Hyundai Accent?
Yes! The fuel efficiency on the model gets 27 mpg in the city and up to 38 mpg on the highway.
There is a number of safety and security features included with the Hyundai Accent. There are a total of six airbags, front-seat active head restraint, Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and Traction Control. The ESC and traction control helps improve the way the vehicle handles when driving.