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2022 Hyundai Accent vs. 2022 Subaru Impreza Review

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2022 Hyundai
Accent

MSRP*: $16,645 to $19,600
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2022 Subaru
Impreza

MSRP*: $19,295 to $24,095
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MPG - City 33 MPG 23 - 28 MPG
MPG - Hwy 41 MPG 31 - 36 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space Info not available Info not available
Engine
  • 120-hp, 1.6-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 152-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Continuously Variable Continuously Variable, M/T
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Horsepower 120 hp 152 hp
Exterior Length 172.6 in 182.7 in
Exterior Width 68.1 in 70.0 in
Leg Room Front 42.1 in
Rear 33.5 in
Front 43.1 in
Rear 36.5 in
Head Room Front 38.9 in
Rear 37.3 in
Front 39.8 in
Rear 37.2 in

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

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

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Hyundai Accent as you will with the Subaru Impreza, 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 Subaru Impreza.

Dimensions
Since the Hyundai Accent is much slimmer than the Subaru Impreza, 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 Subaru Impreza.

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

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Hyundai Accent is significantly less powerful than the Subaru Impreza. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Powertrain
The Hyundai Accent has much less torque than the Subaru Impreza, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Hyundai Accent and the Subaru Impreza.