Side view of a silver Hyundai Accent

Accent Comes Back for 2020 with Exciting New Improvements

Fuel Efficiency of the 2020 Hyundai Accent 

With the 2020 model year officially here, plenty of car shoppers are eager to see what’s new for their favorite vehicles. While many vehicles are carryovers from the past model year, many models offer great improvements for the new year. For example, one of the biggest changes to the new Accent comes in the form of the sedan’s efficiency. So, what is the fuel efficiency of the 2020 Hyundai Accent? 

When it comes to the new 2020 Hyundai Accent, the sedan offers a new Smartstream G1.6 Dual Port Injection (DPI) engine, as well as a Smartstream Intelligent Variable Transmission. With this new system, the 2020 Accent is able to increase its fuel economy rating to 33 city/41 highway/36 combined mpg, up from the 28 city/38 highway/32 combined mpg rating seen in last year’s Accent model with its 1.6-liter Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engine and 6-speed automatic transmission. Look below to see a chart of the improved efficiency found between the 2020 and 2019 models throughout each trim level. 

Red Hyundai Accent driving on city streetFuel Economy Improvement in the 2020 Hyundai Accent


Trim             Engine                 Transmission          2020 MPG       2019 MPG 
SE  Smartstream G1.6 DPI            6-Speed Manual     33  31 
SE  Smartstream G1.6 DPI  Smartstream IVT  36  32 
SEL  Smartstream G1.6 DPI  Smartstream IVT  36  32 
Limited  Smartstream G1.6 DPI  Smartstream IVT  36  32 


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Now that you know all about the fuel efficiency of the 2020 Hyundai Accent, interested car shoppers can continue learning about the newest 2020 Hyundai vehicles by keeping up to date with our blog. In fact, drivers can already get a head start on their car buying search by test driving the new 2020 Hyundai models right here at our dealership.