Hyundai Accent Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Hyundai Accent Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 0 recalls, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 0 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2020 2020 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2019 2019 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2018 2018 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2017 2017 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2016 2016 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2015 2015 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2014 2014 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2013 2013 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2012 2012 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD 4 5 (picture) 4 5 (picture) 3 4
2012 2012 Hyundai Accent 5 HB FWD 4 5 4 5 3 4
2011 2011 Hyundai Accent 3 HB FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2011 2011 Hyundai Accent 4 DR FWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 4
2010 2010 Hyundai Accent 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 3 4
2009 2009 Hyundai Accent 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 3 4
2008 2008 Hyundai Accent 2-DR. w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2008 2008 Hyundai Accent 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 3 4
2007 2007 Hyundai Accent 2-DR. w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2007 2007 Hyundai Accent 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 3 4
2006 2006 Hyundai Accent 2-DR. w/SAB Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
2006 2006 Hyundai Accent 4-DR. w/SAB Not Rated 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 3 4
1999 1999 Hyundai Accent 4-DR. Not Rated 3 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1998 1998 Hyundai Accent 4-DR. Not Rated 3 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated
1996 1996 Hyundai Accent 4-DR. Not Rated 3 4 Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Accent for 19 years. They average 29.6 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2020 Accent above average at 33 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2020 Accent to be $1,150 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $1,500 less over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Accent consumes about 10 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Accent emits 273 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 4,095,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 195 trees would offset these emissions. The Accent does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 Hyundai Accent 33 39 29
2019 Hyundai Accent 31 37 28
2018 Hyundai Accent 31 37 28
2017 Hyundai Accent 31 37 27
2016 Hyundai Accent 31 37 27
2015 Hyundai Accent 31 37 27
2014 Hyundai Accent 31 37 27
2013 Hyundai Accent 32 37 28
2012 Hyundai Accent 32 37 28
2011 Hyundai Accent 30 33 27
2010 Hyundai Accent 30 34 28
2009 Hyundai Accent 29 35 26
2008 Hyundai Accent 29 32 27
2007 Hyundai Accent 29 32 27
2006 Hyundai Accent 29 32 27
1999 Hyundai Accent 28 34 24
1998 Hyundai Accent 28 33 25
1996 Hyundai Accent 27 32 23
1995 Hyundai Accent 28 34 25

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Accent has 40 different model options on record with the EPA since 1995. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2020 4-dr, Automatic (variable gear ratios), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 36 41 33
2020 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 33 39 29
2019 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 32 38 28
2019 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 37 28
2018 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 32 38 28
2018 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 37 28
2017 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 36 26
2017 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 37 27
2016 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 36 26
2016 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 37 27
2015 4-dr, Automatic (S6), 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 36 26
2015 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 37 27
2014 4-dr, Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 36 26
2014 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 37 27
2013 4-dr, Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 37 28
2013 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 32 37 28
2012 4-dr, Automatic 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 31 37 28
2012 4-dr, Manual 6-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 32 37 28
2011 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 35 27
2011 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 33 27
2010 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 36 27
2010 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 30 34 28
2009 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 29 33 27
2009 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 29 35 26
2008 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 28 33 24
2008 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 29 32 27
2007 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 28 33 24
2007 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 29 32 27
2006 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 28 33 25
2006 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.6 L 29 32 27
1999 Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 33 23
1999 Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 34 24
1998 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 32 23
1998 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 33 25
1996 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 33 23
1996 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 26 31 23
1996 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 33 24
1996 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 32 23
1995 4-dr, Automatic 4-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 27 33 24
1995 4-dr, Manual 5-spd, 4-cyl, 1.5 L 28 34 25