The 2019 Hyundai Accent is a sub-compact sedan that comes equipped with a fuel-efficient engine and a wide variety of latest driver-assistance technologies. The all-new Hyundai Accent is one of the most suitable options for family car buyers in the UAE, thanks to its affordable price and multiple safety features. The sedan is available in the UAE with two efficient engine options, both of which deliver a smooth commuting experience for the occupants.
The all-new Hyundai Accent is laced with advanced safety features such as Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) that detects and avoids a potential collision by automatically applying the brakes of the vehicle if there is no intervention from the driver after an initial warning alarm is sounded.
Here is a review of the 2019 Hyundai Accent available in the UAE with a closer look at its design, performance, safety features and price in the UAE.
Design of the 2019 Hyundai Accent
The 2019 Hyundai Accent stands out in the affordable sedan segment, thanks to its stylish and sporty exterior that is highlighted by smooth curves and sharp lines. The interior of the sub-compact sedan is comfortable and features latest in-cabin technologies for the safety and convenience of the occupants.
The all-new Hyundai has been designed to exude a classy and sporty appeal that makes it one of the best-looking sedans in the UAE car market. The exterior of the sub-compact sedan has an impressive and eye-catching design, thanks to its smooth hood that features beautifully sculpted lines and the two sharp character lines that can be seen on both sides of the modern-day vehicle.
The front fascia of the sedan features a dominating Cascading Grille with chrome accents. There is a slim air dam located below the grille with two air intakes on both sides that improve the engine cooling function of the vehicle to maintain consistency in its performance during the summer season.
There are LED headlights located on both sides of the grille that illuminate the road for the driver in low-light conditions. The front fascia of the sedan also features Daytime Running Lights that improve the visibility of the vehicle for other drivers and pedestrians on the road. To further enhance the visibility of the road for the driver in low-visibility conditions, fog lights have also been positioned in both the air intakes of the sedan.
The athletic profile of the sub-compact sedan is accentuated by its wide wheelbase, 15-inch alloy wheels, broad fenders, and 17-inch alloy wheels that are available as an optional feature for the car buyers. The rear of the all-new Hyundai Accent features wraparound LED taillights, sleek reflectors and a sculpted bumper that further add to its sporty appeal.
The 2019 Hyundai Accent is available in 9 colors that are Aurora Black, Urban Gray, Fiery Red, Sunset Orange, Ice Wine, Silky Silver, Clear White, Snow White Pearl and Azure Blue.
The interior of the 2019 Hyundai Accent has been purposefully designed to offer utmost comfort and safety to the occupants. The interior of the sub-compact sedan has the capacity to accommodate 5 occupants with plenty of legroom and headroom for a comfortable commuting experience.
The front of the cabin has been fitted with a leather-trimmed multifunction steering wheel that features audio and cruise control functions and Bluetooth. The front of the cabin also features a 6-way adjustable driver seat, which comes as a standard in the sub-compact sedan. Both the seats in the front have been equipped with heated and ventilation functions for the comfort of the driver and the front passenger. The car buyers can also customize the cabin of the sub-compact sedan as the seats are available in different cloth and leather upholstery options.
In front of the driver is a 5-inch multi-function LCD that relays relevant information to the driver in real-time to help the driver have a stress-free driving experience. Other in-cabin features such as a speedometer with white backlight and an integrated 3.5-inch monochrome display further enhance the convenience of the driver. The rear of the cabin features 60/40 split folding seats that can be easily folded to increase the cargo capacity when needed.
Some notable in-cabin features of the all-new Hyundai Accent are Automatic Air Conditioning System, Dual USB Ports, Auto Defogging System, optional 6-speaker Audio System, Apple CarPlay, Voice Recognition, 4-speaker Audio System, Premium Cloth Seating Surfaces, 7-inch optional Touchscreen Display, Android Auto and SiriusXM Radio.
Performance of the 2019 Hyundai Accent
The 2019 Hyundai Accent is a front-wheel-drive sub-compact sedan that comes with two engine options and a wide range of latest safety features and driver-assistance technologies. Both the efficient engine options available for the all-new Hyundai Accent are paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
The first engine option available for the sub-compact sedan is a 1.4-litre I4 engine that can also be paired with a 6-speed manual transmission. This engine can produce 100 horsepower and 136Nm of torque that enables the sedan to accelerate from 0 to 100 Km/h in 11.3 seconds and have a top speed of 180 Km/h.
The second engine option available for the 2019 Hyundai Accent is a Gamma 1.6-litre MPi engine that can produce 130 horsepower and 156Nm of torque. This engine enables the sub-compact sedan to accelerate from 0 to 100 Km/h in 10.5 seconds and have a top speed of 190 Km/h.
The 2019 Hyundai Accent is a suitable vehicle for family car buyers in the UAE, thanks to its affordable price, efficient engine options and its standout safety technologies and driver-assistance systems.
Here are some of the prominent safety features of the 2019 Hyundai Accent:
- Airbag System (6-airbags)
- Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
- Brake Assist (BA)
- Child Safety Locks (rear)
- Driver’s blind spot mirror
- Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
- Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
- Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA)
- Front and Rear Crumple Zones
- Front Seatbelt Pretensioners
- Hillstart Assist Control (HAC)
- LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children)
- Occupant Classification System (OCS)
- Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
- Traction Control System (TCS)
- Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) System
Price of the 2019 Hyundai Accent in the UAE
The 2019 Hyundai Accent is an affordable family vehicle available in the UAE car market with two efficient engine options and advanced driver-assistance technologies. The price of the all-new Hyundai Accent ranges from AED 50,800 – AED 60,000 depending on the optional features and technologies that are selected.