Compare 2009 Hyundai Accent vs 2008 Toyota Yaris

2009 Hyundai Accent
2008 Toyota Yaris
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3-Door HB Automatic GS
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Accent 3-Door HB Automatic GS 26 35 $11,777 $12,070
Accent 3-Door HB Automatic SE 26 35 $15,406 $15,870
Accent 3-Door HB Manual GS 27 33 $9,872 $9,970
Accent 3-Door HB Manual GS w/Popular Pkg 27 33 $10,822 $11,070
Accent 3-Door HB Manual SE 27 33 $14,642 $15,070
Accent 4-Door Sedan Automatic GLS 26 35 $13,544 $13,920
Accent 4-Door Sedan Manual GLS 27 33 $12,589 $12,920
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3-Door HB Automatic
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Yaris 3-Door HB Automatic 29 35 $11,702 $12,450
Yaris 3-Door HB Automatic S 29 35 $13,277 $14,125
Yaris 3-Door HB Manual 29 36 $10,856 $11,550
Yaris 3-Door HB Manual S 29 36 $12,431 $13,225
Yaris 4-Door Sedan Automatic 29 35 $12,360 $13,150
Yaris 4-Door Sedan Automatic S 29 35 $13,770 $14,650
Yaris 4-Door Sedan Manual 29 36 $11,679 $12,425
Yaris 4-Door Sedan Manual S 29 36 $13,089 $13,925
Pricing
Invoice Price
$11,777
$11,702
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$12,070
$12,450
Monthly Payment Estimate
$201 / month
$208 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.4
5.6
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2009 Hyundai Accent is an affordable, if underpowered, economy vehicle with a tasteful interior. The 2008 Toyota Yaris is one of the cheapest, and cheapest to run, of all new vehicles.
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Fuel Economy
City
26 mpg 29 mpg
Highway
35 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
Compact Subcompact
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
50.2 50.0
Passenger Volume (ft³)
92.2 84.6
Second Leg Room (in)
34.3 33.8
Front Head Room (in)
39.6 39.4
Second Hip Room (in)
48.8 46.7
Front Shoulder Room (in)
53.5 51.4
Passenger Capacity
5 5
Second Head Room (in)
37.8 37.9
Second Shoulder Room (in)
53.1 50.4
Front Leg Room (in)
42.8 40.3
Exterior Dimensions
Track Width, Rear (in)
57.5 57.9
Wheelbase (in)
98.4 96.9
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - - TBD -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
66.7 66.7
Track Width, Front (in)
57.9 58.3
Min Ground Clearance (in)
- TBD - 5.5
Length, Overall (in)
159.3 150.6
Height, Overall (in)
57.9 60.0
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Down (ft³)
- TBD - 25.7
Cargo Volume with Rear Seat Up (ft³)
15.9 9.32
Brakes
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
8.0 x -TBD - 7.9 x - TBD -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
10.1 x - TBD - 10.0 x - TBD -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Brake ABS System
NA NA
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
NA NA
Brake Type
Pwr NA
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
11.9 11.1
Steering
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
3.0 3.0
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
- TBD - - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
15.5 19.7
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
33.1 30.8
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Electric pwr
Tires
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Rear Tire Size
P175/70TR14 P175/65R14
Rear Tire Order Code
NA NA
Front Tire Size
P175/70TR14 P175/65R14
Spare Tire Size
Compact T125/70D15
Front Tire Order Code
NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - NA
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
NA NA
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
2504 2340
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
14 x 5 14 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material
- TBD - Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
14 x 5 14 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in)
Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
5.7 5.4
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - - TBD -
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
90 NA
Engine
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
106 @ 4500 103 @ 4200
Engine Order Code
NA NA
Displacement
1.6L/98 1.5L/91
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
110 @ 6000 106 @ 6000
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas I4
Fuel System
MPI SFI
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
35 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
26 29
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
29 -
Transmission
Clutch Size (in)
NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 1.00
Trans Type
4 4
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Front wheel drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA w/OD
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.18 2.34
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.58 1.55
Trans Order Code
NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
4.04 4.24
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 0.70
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD Automatic
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.85 2.85
Summary
Vehicle Name
Hyundai Accent Toyota Yaris
Body Style
3 Door HB Coupe 3 Door Hatchback
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut MacPherson Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA NA
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA w/stabilizer bar
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
0.83 0.91
Suspension Type - Rear
Torsion Beam Torsion Beam
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA NA
Emissions
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score
8 -

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