All models boast extensive standard safety equipment, including seat-mounted side airbags and roof-mounted side-curtain airbags, in addition to advanced front airbags. All information provided by J. It's a smart plan, but hopefully Hyundai's car will offer a bit…. Despite revisionist history, they were even worse in most cases than the American cars. The Honda Fit, though, is pretty huge, with 20.
The clutch itself takes some getting used to, releasing much higher than most drivers would expect. Owners may contact Hyundai's customer service at 1-855-671-3059 or by visiting www. It reminded me of when I was her age 40 years ago, and looking for my first new car. Its design is clean, functional and fairly aerodynamic, but hardly exciting. The Accent, by bent of its sheer lack of car-there, was the original occupant of this humble throne. Power and Associates and is protected by U.
The real issue, though, is the shifter. I'm just glad it has power doors and windows unlike my last car which was the same year. Now that fluctuating high fuel prices have this segment heating up, Hyundai's third-generation Accent will have tough new competition for 2009 — Korean partner Kia's Rio, Honda's Fit, Nissan's Versa, Toyota's Yaris and Chevrolet's upgraded Aveo — but it still should continue to be up to the task. I can't haul as much in it as I could the Altima, but that is what pickups are for. If you wanted some quality, you had to move up to a Camaro, or Mustang, or more expensive car. As for resale, we expect the Accent to hold average five-year values, slightly higher than the and Chevrolet Aveo and well below the Honda Fit and Toyota Yaris.
Remedy Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the brake switch, free of charge. Other Cars to Consider The is also available as a sedan and hatchback, but it has better safety ratings than the Accent, as well as more standard features. Hyundai's recall campaign number is 110. But they were underpowered, noisy, had dodgy quality, and everything shook and rattled when traveling over a bump. One nice touch is a body-color protective molding along each side to fend off shopping carts and help prevent door dings. If you wanted some quality, you had to move up to a Camaro, or Mustang, or more expensive car.
I am getting about 28-30 mpg, but probably could do better if I watched my driving habits. Recall Date 2013-04-01 Description Hyundai Motor Company Hyundai is recalling certain model year 2006-2009 Accent, model year 2007-2011 Azera, Sonata and Sante Fe,2006-2011 Tucson, 2009-2011 Elantra Touring, 2007-2010 Elantra, 2008-2011 Veracruz, 2009-2011 Genesis, 2010-2011 Genesis Coupe, 2007-2008 Entourage, and 2006-2008 Tiburon vehicles. It met all my driving needs. Its handling is excellent, and although it doesn't have a huge amount of power how much do you really need anyway, unless you're in the Indy 500? It just so happens that the day before this silver-lined event occurred, I had volunteered to write this piece comparing the two cheapest cars in the American market today. The Fit is also bigger, more fun to drive and has a vastly superior interior, including comfier seats. The air conditioning is strong and easily cooled my tester in 90-degree heat. And what you get is a phenomenon even Stephen Hawking has deemed impossible: time travel.
And fitting in to those spots is a cinch thanks to an overall length that is just under 160-inches. In September 2013, Hyundai informed the agency that it was adding more vehicles to this campaign, representing an additional 652,512 units. Slide some 2x4s up into the passenger foot well and oala. All models boast extensive standard safety equipment, including seat-mounted side airbags and roof-mounted side-curtain airbags, in addition to advanced front airbags. The total number of vehicles being recalled is now 1,712,336.
Thanks to variable valve timing the 1. A short briefing on the concept, and use of the pedals and shifter, and we switched seats. Power and Associates® is a registered trademark of J. Hybrids fight over fuel mileage. Remedy Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the stop lamp switch, free of charge. No one needs a constantly operating rear wiper. The news isn't good regarding crash-test results.
Reproduction of this information, in whole or in part, by any means is prohibited without the express written consent of J. Sure there were a few stalls and a few herky-jerky starts, but no undue torture was done to the tranny. Car enthusiasts need not apply, but for those who view a car as a machine to take them from point A to point B, safely and economically, and in relative comfort, this is a great buy. It also has a fold up cargo tray that can hold some storage items, and hide the contents of the cargo area. While the Versa and Accent provide 2009-vintage vehicle dynamics, their creature comforts recall the primitiveness of yesteryear. Then , for some jealous reason, took an eraser to its Versa, replacing its standard 122-horsepower, 1. In the affected vehicles, the stop lamp switch may malfunction.
In September 2013, Hyundai informed the agency that it was adding more vehicles to this campaign, representing an additional 652,512 units. Call it boring if you want, but it won't look stupid in 5 years. Owners may contact Hyundai's customer service at 1-855-671-3059 or by visiting www. According to reviews read by TheCarConnection. Originally, in April 2013, Hyundai recalled 1,059,824 model year 2007-2009 Accent and Tucson, model year 2007-2010 Elantra, model year 2007-2011 Santa Fe, model year 2008-2009 Veracruz, model year 2010-2011 Genesis Coupe, and model year 2011 Sonata vehicles. This recall is an expansion of 13V-113.