Do you want a sedan with some of the most advanced features for yourself? You've probably heard of the Hyundai Accent and the Hyundai Sonata. The 2021 Hyundai Accent is a low-cost car with excellent fuel efficiency and contemporary styling. The 2021 Hyundai Sonata has high-quality performance and user-friendly technologies. So, which of them is best for you? Read this comparison between the 2021 Hyundai Accent vs the 2021 Hyundai Sonata by Cocoa Hyundai to find out. You can then check out our new Accent inventory here in Cocoa, FL!
2021 Hyundai Accent
2021 Hyundai Sonata
Regular Unleaded I-4 1.6L
|Engine||Intercooled Turbo Regular Unleaded I-4|
|120 HP||Horsepower||191 HP|
|13.7 cu.-ft.||Cargo Volume||16.0 cu.-ft.|
The baseline model of the 2021 Accent includes a 1.6L four-cylinder engine and a six-speed manual transmission that may be upgraded to an automated transmission. This engine produces 120 horsepower and 113 pound-feet of torque. The Sonata likewise features a 1.6L engine, but it is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission that produces 191 horsepower. While the Sonata has considerably higher horsepower than the Accent, it doesn't even come close in terms of fuel economy. The 2021 Hyundai Accent has a fuel economy of 33/41/36 MPG on city, highway and combined respectively. The Hyundai Sonata on the other hand, has a fuel economy of 27/37/30 MPG on city, highway and combined respectively. Ultimately, you must determine whether the additional horsepower is worth the extra couple of thousand dollars.
In terms of safety, the IIHS rated the Accent one of their Top Safety Picks. The car has been particularly built with front and rear crumple zones, as well as the most recent airbag and seatbelt safety technology. The 2021 Accent includes optional safety features such as forward-collision warning and automatic emergency braking. The NHTSA awarded the Sonata a five-star overall safety rating. And its standard features include Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection (FCA-Ped), Lane Keeping Assist (LKA), and Driver Attention Warning (DAW).
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