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 Kia Forte Koup. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Hyundai Accent and the Kia Forte Koup in the front seats.
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Accent as you will with the Kia Forte Koup, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.
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). When looking only at MSRP, the Hyundai Accent will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Kia Forte Koup. 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 Kia Forte Koup have similar Destination Charges.
Since the Hyundai Accent is much slimmer than the Kia Forte Koup, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Hyundai Accent, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Kia Forte Koup.
With its lower torque, the Hyundai Accent doesn't do as good a job transmitting power to its wheels as the Kia Forte Koup.
The Hyundai Accent has about the same turning radius as the Kia Forte Koup, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.
The Hyundai Accent has less horsepower than the Kia Forte Koup, so it will probably be somewhat slower.
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Accent and the Kia Forte Koup. With its significantly greater cargo capacity, the Hyundai Accent will be able to haul more equipment or luggage than the Kia Forte Koup.
The Hyundai Accent comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Kia Forte Koup.
Compare the 2013 Hyundai Accent and the 2013 Kia Forte Koup.
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MSRP*: $14,795 - $16,095
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MSRP*: $17,400 - $18,800
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $500||Up to $1,500|
|Low APR Loan:||--||As low as 1.90%|
|Lease Incentive:||--||As low as 7.44%|
|City MPG:||28||22 - 24|
|Highway MPG:||37||32 - 33|
|Seating Capacity:||5 - 5||5 - 5|
|Basic Warranty:||5 years/60,000 miles||5 years/60,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$14,393 - $15,635||$16,570 - $17,900|
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