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2014 Hyundai Accent vs. 2014 Ford Fiesta Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Hyundai Accent than the Ford Fiesta. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Hyundai Accent and the Ford Fiesta in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Accent as you will with the Ford Fiesta, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Based on MSRP, the Hyundai Accent is clearly a better financial choice over the Ford Fiesta. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Hyundai Accent and the Ford Fiesta have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Hyundai Accent is a little narrower than the Ford Fiesta, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. When looking at overall length, the Hyundai Accent takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Ford Fiesta.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Hyundai Accent transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Ford Fiesta.

Handling
The Hyundai Accent has about the same turning radius as the Ford Fiesta, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Accent is somewhat more powerful than the Ford Fiesta.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Accent and the Ford Fiesta. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Hyundai Accent will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Ford Fiesta.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Hyundai Accent than that of the Ford Fiesta.

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2014 Hyundai
Accent

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MSRP*: $14,895 - $16,395
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2014 Ford
Fiesta

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MSRP*: $14,600 - $21,400
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: As low as 1.25% As low as 5.63%
City MPG: 27 26 - 27
Highway MPG: 38 35 - 38
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $14,487 - $15,919 $14,053 - $20,598

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