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Awards and Accolades

More Interior room than a Honda Civic. Less money -- 2007 Accent

Accent is named the Consumer Guide Automotive 2007 "Best Buy" in the sub-compact car category. Along with the Kia Rio, it is the first Korean-made car to win Best Buy status.

The American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) recognized the Hyundai Accent as one of the top 12 "Greenest Vehicles of 2007". The 2007 Hyundai Accent placed 10th with a “superior” green score of 45 out of 100.

Edmunds.com, the premier online resource for automotive information, named the 2007 Hyundai Accent the Edmunds.com "Editors' Most Wanted Sedan under $15,000".

Hyundai, with the freshest line up in the auto industry, earned "Best Bet" distinction for more than half its vehicles in The Car Book 2006. The Accent earned the title "Best Bet" from author Jack Gillis and the Center for Auto Safety.

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•  Three models - Attractive sporty GS and SE 3-door models, GLS 4-door model
•  Fun to drive - 3-door SE sport model features sport tuned suspension
•  Air conditioning standard on GLS and SE (optional on GS)
•  ABS with EBD (Standard on SE, optional on GLS)
•  Side marker lights (standard on GS and SE)
•  GS has 14" steel wheels and full wheel covers, GLS has 15" wheels, SE has 16" alloy wheels
•  Body color bumpers, bodyside moldings, mirrors and door handles (Standard on GLS)
•  High level of personalization accessories

2008 Accent offers an unprecedented combination of safety, room, power and warranty
•  Advanded Standard Safety technologies
   Six standard airbags: Dual front airbags, front seat-mounted side-impact airbags, and
   roof-mounted side-curtain airbags for front and outboard rear seat occupants
    - 3-Door - Segment leading standard safety equipment for a 3-Door in its class
•  More interior volume than Corolla and Civic
    - "Class above" Yaris, Aveo 5-Door
    - Classified as a compact car by teh U.S. government rather than a subcompact
    - 3-Door - Most interior volume (passengers and cargo) for a 3-door in its class @ 108.1 cu ft
•  Clean, Fuel efficient engine
    - Ultra Low Emission Vehicle (ULEV) certification
    - Continuously Variable Valve Timing (CVVT) delivers great fuel economy
    - 3-Door - Segment-leading horsepower for a 3-Door in its class
•  Leading Warranty

Who's Buying Accent

•  Open-minded and practical
•  Smart with money
•  Often between age 18-34

Why They Buy

•  Affordable - and well equipped
•  Well Built-reliable - backed by America's Best Warranty
•  Safe and Secure - includes high-tech safety features like dual air bags, front seat belt     pretentioners and front seat-mounted side-impact airbags
•  Inexpensive to operate - self-tuning engine, low maintenance


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