2016 Hyundai Accent Sport provides decent basic transportation with some sportiness, though acceleration is an issue to look, equipped with six speed manual transmission, weighing near around 2506 pounds, 1.6 liter four cylinder engines is able to produce 137 horsepower at 6300 rpm and 123 lb-ft of torque at 4850 rpm, took 8.6 seconds to reach 60 mph, making modest performance.
Steering remained precise in sport-tuned, grip issues encountered during cornering, chasis seems less entertaining, recorded EPA for city 29 mpg. Maneuvering is comfortable and deals traffic with ease.
Accent's dashboard is pleasantly designed with blue nighttime illumination, information display between gauges, small cloth in each door, use of hard plastics for dash , console materials and door panels. Sparse leather trim on steering wheel, gearshift knob provides feel good factor. Visibility is excellent having convex in driver side mirror helps changing lanes. Smallish rear window limits back view. Engine makes noise at higher speed, company need to look out for noise cancellation overall.
Enough space, rear seats comes with more leg room, cargo can be 21 cubic foot with seat raised, is more than found in some sedans.
Paying extra can get you rear disc brakes, upgraded rolling stock, rear spoiler, cruise control, exterior mirros with turn signals, audio controls on steering wheels, a telescoping steering column, Bluetooth, upgraded upholstery, sliding armrest, sport tuned steering, reverse sensing system.
For small budget you get basic transportation and sportiness what else you look for.