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2014 Hyundai Accent vs. 2015 Honda Civic Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Honda Civic than the Hyundai Accent, due to its greater head- and legroom. The Hyundai Accent will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Honda Civic.

Convenience
The Honda Civic requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Hyundai Accent, making it more convenient to drive.

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 Honda Civic. 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 Honda Civic have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Accent is much slimmer than the Honda Civic, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Hyundai Accent is slightly shorter than the Honda Civic, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque, the Hyundai Accent doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Honda Civic.

Handling
The Hyundai Accent has a smaller turning radius than the Honda Civic, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
The Hyundai Accent has less horsepower than the Honda Civic, so it will probably be somewhat slower.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Accent and the Honda Civic. The Hyundai Accent has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Honda Civic.

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

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2014 Hyundai
Accent

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MSRP*: $14,645

2015 Honda
Civic

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MSRP*: $18,490 - $23,090
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Visit Rebate Center
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.39% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 1.22% --
City MPG: 27 22 - 31
Highway MPG: 38 31 - 41
Engine(s): Inline-4 Inline-4
Seating Capacity: 5 - 5 5 - 5
Basic Warranty: 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $14,248 $17,193 - $21,452

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