The new-generation Hyundai Accent was unveiled at this year’s Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto, but that was more than 8 months ago. Well, good news, Hyundai’s new subcompact vehicle is about to arrive on the market in the next few weeks, and if you are looking for a fuel-efficient and safe vehicle that is affordable a packed with the latest technologies, you should be looking forward to the 2018 Hyundai Accent.
Here are three things to know about the 2018 Hyundai Accent, starting with its brand new Superstructure.
A more rigid frame for the 2018 Hyundai Accent
The 2018 Hyundai Accent will feature the Korean automaker’s new SuperStructure architecture, just like the new Hyundai Elantra which was introduced two years ago. Unique on the market, this SuperStructure is built using 54.5 % high-strength steel which translates into improved rigidity which in turn means improved safety, improved comfort, and improved road behavior.
2018 Hyundai Accent will be the most rigid subcompact model in its segment, and will therefore have a significant advantage over its competition.
It will pack a lot of features
Along with its advanced structure, the 2018 Hyundai Accent will pack a lot of advanced connectivity features. Housed inside a 7.0-inch touchscreen owners will find a rear-view camera along with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity features for a seamless integration with your smartphone.
It will have a more efficient engine
The 2018 Hyundai Accent will be powered by a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that delivers 132 horsepower and 119 pound-feet of torque. This engine may be slightly less powerful than the outgoing model, but it will nevertheless feel quicker thanks to a host of improvements in addition to being more fuel-efficient.
Contact us today at Aurora Hyundai to learn more about the 2018 Hyundai Accent!