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Hyundai Accent
2021 Hyundai Accent
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$15,395
Starting Price (MSRP)
7.6
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Hyundai Sonata
2021 Hyundai Sonata
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$23,600
Starting Price (MSRP)
9.0
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Nissan Maxima
2020 Nissan Maxima
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$34,450
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6.8
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Overview

Engine
1.6-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
Engine
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
Transmission
8-Speed Automatic
Transmission
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Fuel Economy
City: 29 MPG
Hwy: 39 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 28 MPG
Hwy: 38 MPG
Fuel Economy
City: 20 MPG
Hwy: 30 MPG
Fuel Tank Capacity
11.9 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
14.8 gallons
Fuel Tank Capacity
18 gallons
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Seating Capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
13.7 ft³
Trunk Volume
16 ft³
Trunk Volume
14.3 ft³

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Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

Engine
1.6-liter Inline-4 Gas
2.5-liter Inline-4 Gas
3.5-liter V6 Gas
Horsepower
120 hp @ 6300 rpm
191 hp @ 6100 rpm
300 hp @ 6400 rpm
Torque
113 lb-ft @ 4500 rpm
181 lb-ft @ 4000 rpm
261 lb-ft @ 4400 rpm
Transmission
6-Speed Manual
8-Speed Automatic
Continuously Variable Automatic (CVT)
Drivetrain
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive
Front-Wheel Drive

Steering

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Rack-Pinion
Turning Diameter
33.5 ft
35.9 ft
N/A

Wheels

Wheels Type
Steel Wheels
Aluminum Wheels
N/A
Front Wheel Size
15" x 5.5"
16" x 6.5"
18" x 8.5"
Rear Wheel Size
15" x 5.5"
16" x 6.5"
18" x 8.5"

Suspension

Front Suspension
Strut
Strut
Strut
Rear Suspension
Torsion Beam
Multi-Link
Multi-Link

Tires

Front Tire
P185/65HR15
P205/65HR16
P245/45VR18
Rear Tire
P185/65HR15
P205/65HR16
P245/45VR18
Spare Tire
Compact
Compact
Compact

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Economy

Combined
33 MPG
32 MPG
24 MPG
City
29 MPG
28 MPG
20 MPG
Highway
39 MPG
38 MPG
30 MPG

Emissions

CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
5.4 Tons/yr
5.6 Tons/yr
7.4 Tons/yr

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity
11.9 gallons
14.8 gallons
18 gallons
Cruising Range City
345.1 miles
414.4 miles
360 miles
Cruising Range Highway
464.1 miles
562.4 miles
540 miles

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

Length
172.6 in
192.9 in
192.8 in
Height
57.1 in
56.9 in
56.5 in
Max Width
68.1 in
73.2 in
73.2 in
Front Width
59.3 in
63.5 in
62.4 in
Rear Width
59.5 in
63.8 in
62.4 in
Wheelbase
101.6 in
111.8 in
109.3 in
Ground Clearance
5.5 in
5.3 in
5.3 in

Interior Space

Seating Capacity
5 seater
5 seater
5 seater
Front Seat Leg Room
42.1 in
46.1 in
45 in
Front Seat Headroom
38.9 in
40 in
39.4 in
Front Seat Shoulder Room
54.2 in
57.9 in
56.7 in
Front Seat Hip Room
51.7 in
54.6 in
54.2 in
Rear Seat Leg Room
33.5 in
34.8 in
34.2 in
Rear Seat Headroom
37.3 in
38.4 in
36.7 in
Rear Seat Shoulder Room
53.7 in
56.1 in
55.7 in
Rear Seat Hip Room
50.8 in
54.4 in
53.5 in

Weight and Towing

Curb Weight
2,502 lbs
3,120 lbs
3,552 lbs

Cargo Space

Trunk Volume
13.7 ft³
16 ft³
14.3 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Exterior Colors

  • Absolute Black
  • Admiral Blue
  • Forge Gray
  • Frost White Pearl
  • Olympus Silver
  • Pomegranate Red
  • Hampton Gray
  • Phantom Black
  • Portofino Gray
  • Shimmering Silver Pearl
  • Stormy Sea
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Carnelian Red Tintcoat
  • Gun Metallic
  • Pearl White Tricoat
  • Super Black

Optional Exterior Colors

N/A
  • Calypso Red
  • Quartz White
N/A

Standard Interior Materials

  • Beige, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Cloth Seat Trim
  • Black, Premium Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Dark Gray, Premium Cloth Seating Surfaces
  • Charcoal, Cloth Seat Trim

Features and Options

Infotainment

HD Radio
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Bluetooth Connection
Standard
Standard
Standard
Satellite Radio
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input
Standard
Standard
Standard
MP3 Player
Standard
Standard
Standard

Interior Trim

Bucket Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Cloth Seats
Standard
Standard
Standard
Leather Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Leather Steering Wheel
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Premium Synthetic Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Vinyl Seats
Standard
Standard
Not Available

Comfort

Steering Wheel Audio Controls
Standard
Standard
Standard
Power Mirror(s)
Standard
Standard
Standard
A/C
Standard
Standard
Standard
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
Climate Control
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Cruise Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Keyless Entry
Standard
Standard
Standard
Multi-Zone A/C
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Power Driver Seat
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Remote Engine Start
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Remote Trunk Release
Standard
Standard
Not Available
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Keyless Start
Not Available
Not Available
Standard

Safety

Safety Features

Back-Up Camera
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Parking Aid
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Not Available
Standard
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Standard
Not Available
ABS
Standard
Standard
Standard
Tire Pressure Monitor
Standard
Standard
Standard
Brake Assist
Standard
Standard
Standard
Stability Control
Standard
Standard
Standard
Traction Control
Standard
Standard
Standard

US NHTSA crash test result

Overall Rating
N/A
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
N/A
Side Crash Rating
N/A
Rollover Rating

Airbags

Driver Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Front Side Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Knee Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard
Passenger Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Head Air Bag
Standard
Standard
Standard
Rear Side Air Bag
Not Available
Standard
Standard

Warranty

Warranty Summary

Basic
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
Corrosion
7 Years / Unlimited Miles
7 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
Drivetrain
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
10 Years / 100,000 Miles
5 Years / 60,000 Miles
Maintenance
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles
N/A
Roadside Assistance
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
5 Years / Unlimited Miles
3 Years / 36,000 Miles